Helvetic Coding Contest 2024

HC² is a Swiss-wide contest for students.

Benjamin Faltin

🧙‍♂️ Calling all Wizards and Witches of Code!

We’ve all heard of the sorting hat, the dreaded first step at any wizarding school worth its salt, but have you ever wondered what type of sorting algorithm it uses? Do you think you can code it more efficiently?

🏆 Introducing HC²: The Helvetic Coding Contest!

Get ready for the biggest competitive programming event in Switzerland, where wizards and witches of code gather to showcase their skills. After 4 years of absence, the Polympiads association is thrilled to announce the return of HC², taking place on Saturday, April 13, 2024 at the EPFL campus.

🔮 Event Details:

Date: Saturday, April 13, 2024

Location: EPFL Campus

✨ What to Expect:

Amazing coding challenges inspired by the wizarding world. Opportunities to network with programmers and industry professionals. Prizes and recognition for top performers.

📝 Registration Details:

Team Size: At most 3 members per team (All teammates must register individually)

Registration fees are paid by SOI, you need to indicate you are SOI eligible in the comment section of the form

Registration Link: Register Here

What is included:

  • Breakfast and lunch, optional dinner.
  • T-shirt and goodies.
  • Amazing problems and challenges.

🏃 Motivation :

We encourage you strongly to participate, as this is a good training for SOI and a fun thing to do.

More information on HC²’s website