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2019 ACM International Collegiate Programming Contest

The Association for Computing Machinery (ACM) sponsors an international programming contest for college students, known as the ACM International Collegiate Programming Contest (ICPC) sponsored by IBM. Teams of three students write computer programs to solve a set of problems in five hours. Programming teams from the states of MS, AL, GA, SC, and FL compete at the Southeast Region (SER) Contest; the best team represents the region at the world finals. The goal is to improve the skills necessary to solve problems with computers. (See the ACM ICPC entry external link at Wikipedia or visit the ICPC official WWW site external link.)

When: Saturday, November 9, 2019 - 8:00am to 7:30pm

Schedule: 2019 ICPC Schedule

Where: College of Charleston, Harbor Walk East, 3rd Floor, Rooms: 301, 334, 335; Opening/Closing Remarks - Harbor Walk West 213

Directions: Driving Directions; Google Maps; Address: 360 Concord St. Charleston, SC 29401

Parking Options: Parking Map

Harbor Walk

South Carolina Aquarium Garage

City of Charleston:

Lodging: Hotels

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If you have any questions, please contact Jim Bowring ( or Marilee Henry (

Results (2018): Div. I and Div. II

Pictures from the Competition (2018)