[Wrocław, Poland, October 16, 2023] The ICPC European Training Camp powered by Huawei took place in Poland in October 2023.
The ICPC Training Camp powered by Huawei is an international program initiated by the International Collegiate Programming Contest University Commons (ICPC Union). ICPC is a global programming competition among the universities of the world. ICPC contests have increasingly featured industry-academia collaboration. Huawei is an active supporter of ICPC activities.
This year’s European training camp was held from October 13 to 15, with 40 teams from universities from 17 European countries. The camp included three training sessions and a tech workshop to improve students’ programming skills and industry expertise. Some of the participants will use the problem-solving strategies and cutting-edge ideas they have learned in this camp to compete at the 46th Annual ICPC World Finals in Egypt.
The ICPC European Training Camp powered by Huawei
Dr. William B. Poucher, ICPC Foundation President and ICPC Executive Director, stated: “Universities sustain and lighten community development, and are the bridges that connect cultures worldwide. This event and the financial support of teams was made possible by Huawei who serves both as an ICPC multi-regional and ICPC World Finals diamond sponsor. Their mission is to bring digital to every person home and organization for a fully connected intelligent world. You’re the folks that can make that happen.”
Wang Lei, HR Director of Huawei’s European Research Institute, spoke at the camp’s opening ceremony and said: “Huawei started to support ICPC Training Camp from 2021. It aims to provide an extended platform for high level programming, training and innovation for you. Huawei is committed to create opportunities for you during your scientific pursuit. Hope that everyone can gain more than your expectation.”
This marked the second time that the ICPC European Training Camp powered by Huawei was held in Poland. Huawei’s support for the ICPC Training Camp continues with its commitment to open research platforms that are oriented towards the future of information terminals, computing, and connectivity, in order to advance science and technology and propel industry development to meet the needs of tomorrow.
For more information about the ICPC Training Camp powered by Huawei, please visit https://www.huawei.com/minisite/icpc2023/en/.