ENS Ulm 1 (École Normale Supérieure ULM) is the Winner of SWERC'2016!


Welcome to the website of the Southwestern Europe Regional Contest (SWERC) 2016, to be held on November 19th and 20th. SWERC 2016 will be hosted by the Faculty of Sciences of the University of Porto (Portugal).

SWERC is integrated in the ACM International Collegiate Programming Contest. It draws students from colleges and universities throughout France, Italy, Portugal, Spain, Switzerland, western Austria and Israel. 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.

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 July. Additional high-ranking teams may be invited to the World Finals as wild card teams.

Event Sponsors

The contest is made possible thanks to the support of the following companies and institutions:

University of Porto    IBM    Microsoft