The International Collegiate Programming Contest (ICPC) is the largest international student programming competition. NERC ICPC (Northern Eurasia Regional Contests) is the semifinal of the contest.
This year, the ICPC semifinal was held at four venues in different cities: St Petersburg, Barnaul, Almaty and Kutaisi. In total, more than 300 teams from more than 70 regions of Russia and the CIS took part in the semifinal.
Ten HSE teams participated in the competition. HSE University in Moscow was represented by five teams from the Faculty of Computer Science: FFTilted, It Has To Work, Elderly Passion Fruit, FAT and Dirizhabl’. Just3Keks and jaba represented HSE University-St Petersburg; Brawl Stars and Dark Horse came from the Nizhny Novgorod campus, and ALKgo! came from HSE University-Perm. More information about the results of the semifinal is available on this page. The tasks of the semifinal can be found here.