Programming Olympiad

 

ABOUT PROGRAMMING OLYMPIAD

The Programming Olympiad is a challenge for learners who can use a programming language like Scratch, Python, Java, C++ or Delphi. In the First Round, the participants have to solve a number of problems using the language of their choice. For the Second Round and also for the Final Round the languages are more restricted. Selected participants are entered into the International Olympiad in Informatics. The questions are available in Afrikaans and English. There is only one paper for all age groups. The competition is most beneficial if an entire class takes part, but individual participation is also encouraged.

WHO IS WHO PROGRAMMING

The Scientific Committee is a group of ex-Olympiad winners and other enthusiasts. They help in: Setting the questions, Checking the answers, Providing sample solutions, Marking the results, Tweaking the evaluation software, Keeping the hardware and software humming and Training IOI team members

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Max Brock

Curriculum Advisor IT WCED

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Michael Cameron

SACOT

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Mike Chiles

Independent Consultant

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Shamiel Dramat

Curriculum Advisor IT WCED

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Robert Spencer

Past Bronze (2x), Gold Winner

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James Gain

Associate Professor, Computer Science, UCT

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Robin Visser

Past Bronze and Silver Winner

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Peter Waker

SACOT

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