Welcome to the website of the Southwestern European Regional Programming Contest (SWERC) 2012, to be held on November 17th and 18th. SWERC 2012 will be hosted by the Escola Tècnica Superior d'Enginyeria Informàtica of the Universitat Politècnica de València (Spain).
SWERC is integrated in the ACM International Collegiate Programming Contest. It draws students from colleges and universities throughout France, Italy, Portugal, Spain, Switzerland, and western Austria. The winning team will advance to the ACM Programming Contest World Finals, where it will compete with students selected in other regional contests, from all the continents.
Past SWERC Editions
ACM International Collegiate Programming Contest
The contest is a two-tiered competition among teams of students representing institutions of higher education. Teams first compete in regional contests held around the world from September to November each year. The winning team from each regional contest qualifies to advance to the ACM International Collegiate Programming Contest World Finals, typically held the following February to mid-April. Additional high-ranking teams may be invited to the World Finals as wild card teams.
The contest is made possible thanks to the support of IBM and other companies and institutions listed below.