ACM ICPC Asia Amritapuri Site

Final Scoreboard published on 17-12-2014, 09:50 AM

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Important Instructions regarding the Transportation at Coimbtore site

Instructions to the participants opted for excursion at Coimbatore site

Important note for the participants going for excursion from Amritapuri: Munnar being an exotic destination, the arrival time after the excursion depends on the climatic conditions. Participants may please note that the arrival may be only in the midnight of 17th. Those who are leaving the campus on the midnight of 17th are discouraged to participate in the excursion.

Contest Environment:

ICPC 2014 Software Requirements

The following are the list of software’s to be installed in the lab :

OS : Ubuntu 12.04 LTS

Compilers :


  • C  - gcc-4.6.3 compiler
  • C++ -  gcc-4.6.3 compiler
  • Java :
    • Version 1.7.0_25
    • OpenJDK Runtime Environment (IcedTea 2.3.10 -- 7u25-2.3.10-1ubuntu0.12.04.2)
    • OpenJDK 64-Bit Server VM (build 23.7-b01, mixed mode

Debuggers :

  • DDD

  • gdb

  • Valgrind

Editors:

  • gedit

  • Vim

  • Emacs

  • GVim

IDE’s

  • Netbeans with c/c++ plugin

  • Eclipse with c/c++ plugin (C/C++ - CDT 8.2.1 under Eclipse 4.3.1)

  • Codeblocks

  • Geany

  • Kate

  • Kdevelop

Latest version of all IDE’s.

DOMjudge server

OS: Ubuntu 12.04 LTS

Compilers:

  • For C  - gcc-4.6.3 compiler

  • for C++ -  gcc-4.6.3 compiler

  • Java :

    • Version 1.7.0_25

    • OpenJDK Runtime Environment (IcedTea 2.3.10 -- 7u25-2.3.10-1ubuntu0.12.04.2)

    • OpenJDK 64-Bit Server VM (build 23.7-b01, mixed mode

    http://icpc.baylor.edu/worldfinals/programming-environment (Refer Software Section)

 

Teams Participating at Amritapuri & Coimbatore

Cookbook V1 - 04-12-2014

Excursion programme for Coimbatore participants

Contestants may please note that the changes in the Baylor Site will be reflected in Amrita Registration portal only by 5th December. The reason is that there are few more teams to complete formalities in Baylor Site.

Email sent to all the confirmed teams:

Dear <Contestant Name>,
Greetings from Amrita University & Congratulations for being part of the prestigious collegiate programming contest in the world - the ACM ICPC!
On behalf of the ICPC volunteers at Amrita, let me extend you a warm welcome to ACM ICPC Asia Amritapuri Regional to be held at Amritapuri and Coimbatore campuses of Amrita University.  We look forward for a memorable contest with your active participation in all the events scheduled as part of the regional contest.  Our volunteers will try their best to ensure that you get a homely atmosphere while you are at the campus.
I request you to ensure the following before you proceed your journey to the respective onsite:
0) Check your team credentials:
Team Name:
Institution
Coach:
1) Since we are trying to follow a "NO PRINT" strategy, we request you to upload the scanned copy of your institutional identity card in the registration portal by December 5.
2) You MUST produce your student identity card during the onsite registration
3) Reach the onsite by 12 noon of December 15.
4) Team of three members as in the Baylor site is a must for contest attendance.
5) Read the Cookbook carefully (uploaded in the Amrita website).
6) Your team profile / changes shall be completed in Baylor Site by December 5. No alteration in team configuration is allowed after December 5.
7) Upload your 25 pages reference material by December 10th. The last uploaded file is taken for the print. Click Here http://icpc.amrita.ac.in/2014/onsite/document.php
I hereby request you to visit the website regularly to make sure that you don't miss any updates. We will try to address your queries as quickly as possible without much delay. If you are arriving at Kochi / Trivandrum Airport, please drop an email in icpc[at]am.amrita.edu for a paid pickup to university. Coimbatore participants may take a prepaid taxi from the airport.
Send your queries only to icpc[at]am.amrita.edu. Queries posted in social networking sites may not get prompt reply.

Best of luck,
Anand Shenoi,
Associate Site Director,
ACM ICPC Asia Amritapuri Site.

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25-11-2014; 05:00 PM

Dear Contestants,

ALL THE SLOTS ARE NOW FILLED. FURTHER VACANCIES WILL BE ANNOUNCED BY DECEMBER 1. THOSE WHO HAVE EMAILED THEIR WILLINGNESS TO PARTICIPATE IN THE CONTEST CAN PROCEED WITH THE SITE ALLOTTED. Team Allocation. Send your queries only to icpc[at]am.amrita.edu

Regional Contest Director. s

Instructions to the teams:

1) Your demand draft shall reach the following address by December 5

2) Enter your travel & accommodation details by December 5.

Next list of teams selected List1: List 2There are a few slots vacant at both the sites for the onsite contest as some teams have not turned up because of the examinations. Selected teams as per the above list, interested in participating in the onsite round shall email their willingness to icpc[at]am.amrita.edu.

Please note that no more registration in Baylor Site is required. After receiving your demand draft, the team is promoted from Online to the Onsite. This will enable the teams to change the team configuration, if requried. Adding / Removing the contestants / reserves is possible for the coach. Promoted teams can be viewed here.

Click here to reset your password

Upload the 25 pages to be printed only after all the data is finalised. The last date to upload is December 10.

Second list of teams selected

Click here to see the site allotment for the selected teams.

Next step is to send the demand draft for INR 2500 in favour of "Amrita Technologies" payable at Kollam (Quilon). Use the login credentials to enter the DD details in the registration system. Demand draft shall reach the address mentioned below (click on Registration tab).

Click here to see the site submissions by the teams

Instructions for those who have not received the password yet:
1) Click here to see your username.
2) Login and submit your option here.
3) If any team fail to submit the site preference by 24th October 09:00 PM, it will be assumed that the team is not participating in the contest.

Important Dates:
  • Site Submissions for selected teams starts on 24th October
  • Registration starts at Amrita site on 29th October.
  • Onsite Registration ends on 20th November.
  • Compulsory Practice Session in the last week of November.
  • Cancellations with 100% refund till 30th November.
  • Cancellations with 50% refund till 5th December.
  • No refund for cancellations after 5th December.
  • Onsite Early Registration: 14th December, 02:00 to 07:00 PM.
  • Onsite Late Registration: 15th December, 07:30 to 09:00 AM.
  • Onsite Contest: 16th December, 09:00 AM to 02:00 PM.
Policies
  • Coach alone is permitted to submit appeal in the case of teams disqualified because of cheating. No requests / emails from the team members are entertained.
  • A team of less than 3 is not permitted to participate in the contest.
  • Contestants may upload the 25 pages document to be used in the Contest Arena at the time of registering online. A print copy of the same is provided at the time of Onsite Contest.
  • All contestants shall reach onsite not later than December 15th, 12:00 noon.
  • During Onsite registration, all Contestants shall compulsorily produce the Student Identity Card issued by the institution where the student studies, without which the team will not be allowed to participate in the contest.
  • Contestants are required to attend all the events as per the schedule.
Procedures:
  • All the team members shall compulsorily complete the registration by filling the profile in the Baylor Site.
  • Teams desiring to participate in the onsite contest shall strictly adhere to the deadlines of the dates as mentioned above.
  • Domestic teams shall send demand draft for INR. 2500 (per team) favouring "Amrita Technologies" payable at "Kollam" so as to reach the below mentioned address on or before 20th November, 2014. Foreign teams shall pay USD $150 through wire transfer or cheque.
Anand Shenoi,
Associate Site Director (ACM ICPC Asia Amritapuri Site)
Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham,
Clappana P.O., Kollam, Kerala - 690 525.
December 14th
02:00 - 07:00 PM: Early Registration
07:30 - 09:00 PM: Dinner

December 15th
07:30 - 09:00 AM: Breakfast 08:00 - 10:00 AM: Late Registration (At least one of the team members shall register the team by this time).
10:30 - 11:30 AM: Inaugural Ceremony
12:30 - 02:00 PM: Lunch
02:30 - 04:00 PM: Practice Session (Mandatory for all the teams to check, verify the contest software & requirements)
04:30 - 06:30 PM: Visit to the international headquarters of M A Math
07:30 - 09:00 PM: Banquet Dinner

December 16th
07:00 - 08:30 AM: Breakfast
08:30 - Teams assemble outside the Contest Arena to identify the seating position
08:40 - Teams enter the Contest Arena
08:50 - 08:55 AM: Important Announcements by the Chief Judge
09:00 AM - 02:00 PM: ACM ICPC Asia Amritapuri Onsite Regional Contest
02:00 - 03:00 PM: Lunch
03:00 - 05:00 PM: DARSHAN – a unique experience in meeting with the Mata Amritanandamayi Devi, Chancellor, Amrita University. (Only at Amritapuri)
05:30 - 06:30 PM: Awards Ceremony
07:00 - 09:00 PM Dinner
09:30 PM - Departure to Munnar for those who have registered for the excursion on 17th.

December 17th
Teams vacate their rooms / excursion.
Amritapuri How to reach Amritapuri: University bus service is being arranged for those who arrive at Kayamkulam / Karunagappally Railway stations. Those who arrive at Thiruvananthapuram (also called as Trivandrum) or Kochi (also called as Cochin) are requested to take a pre-paid taxi from the airport.

Ettimadai How to reach Ettimadai:
Free Accommodation is arranged in the university hostels located inside the respective campus. Those who wish to stay outside the campus are requested to book the hotels at their own risk and cost.

ICPC Food is from 14th night till 16th night. There are three canteens in the campus serving south Indian dishes.
Top 5 teams are honoured with Awards and certificates. Other teams shall download their certificates from their "Dashboard" in the Baylor Site.
08:30 - Teams assemble outside the Contest Arena to identify the seating position
08:40 - Teams enter the Contest Arena
08:50 - 08:55 AM: Important Announcements by the Chief Judge
09:00 AM - 02:00 PM: ACM ICPC Asia Amritapuri Onsite Regional Contest

For Amritapuri Contestants, excursion is being arranged to Munnar, an exotic place in the tourism map of Kerala. 150 seats are reserved for the contestants and seat is allotment is based on first come first serve. Cost is Rs.600/- per head including the travel, food and accommodation. Buses will depart the campus at 09:30 PM on 16th October and return on 17th midnight. Contestants who are willing to be part of excursion are requested to reserve their return tickets on 18th December to avoid rush. This link to reserve the seats will be available in the first week of November.

For Ettimadai Contestants, the excursion is arranged at Pykara and ooty. 150 seats are reserved for the contestants and seat is allotment is based on first come first serve. Cost is Rs.500/- per head including the travel, food and accommodation. Buses will depart the campus in the early morning of 17th and return on 17th midnight. Contestants who are willing to be part of excursion are requested to reserve their return tickets on 18th December to avoid rush.

Reservation of seats to be done by November 25 & payment to be done as cash at onsite. Please note that this is on first come first serve basis

Dear Contestants,

Please note that the selected teams will receive the instructions to submit the site preference by email tonight. Onsite Contest is organized at Amritapuri & Ettimadai campuses of Amrita University. Teams can submit the site preference on 24th October from 09:00 AM to 09:00 PM. Please note that the site allotment is based on the rank order and first preference. If the preferred site is filled, then the team is allotted the other site. If any of the selected team has not received the email, please visit this page tomorrow afternoon to get the instructions by email by entering your email id and username.. Any further queries can be clarified at icpc@am.amrita.edu.

Anand Shenoi

Teams are required to ignore the email received today as there has been problem with the mapping of teams and email ids.

Preliminary Online Round Rank List & Selection List

Important points:

  1. Teams who have cheated are "disqualified" and are not included in the selection list. Please note that NO appeals other than from Coaches is entertained in this regard. Coaches may send their appeals to icpc@am.amrita.edu.
  2. "Selection" column at the end has two values: 1 indicates that the team is selected as per the selection criteria "1". 2 indicates the team is selected as per selection criteira "2".
  3. Teams shall exercise the site selection option on 23rd. Visit this page to access the link to submit the site preference.
  4. Teams can see the site allotment on 24th.
  5. Registration starts on 25th and ends on November 15th.
  6. Onsite Regionals Dates, Policies & Procedures

CodeChef will be conducting a 2nd Warm Up Round for ACM ICPC 2014-15 as their October Cook Off 2014. Top 25 students of this round who did not get selected in the September CookOff, will get their ACM ICPC 2014 onsite travel reimbursed. Read more about it here: http://www.codechef.com/icpc/2015#directi

Where to reach? - Amritapuri


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Where to reach? - Coimbatore Campus


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Writeup on the Online Problem Set - by Suhash Venkatesh & Anudeep Nekkanti

The ACM ICPC Asia Amritapuri Site Preliminary Online Round is scheduled on Saturday, October 11, 2014 from 06:00 to 09:00 PM IST

  • Click here to see the list of accepted teams. If you have sent the demand draft & your team is not "ACCEPTED", please send email to icpc@am.amrita.edu before 10th of October 5 PM. No requests can be entertained after this date & time. All the PENDING TEAMS WILL STAND CANCELLED BY 10th OCTOBER 5 PM.
  • PENDING Teams list can be found here
  • Contest URL: http://www.codechef.com/ACMAMR14 Click here to see the PROBLEM SET FOR ONLINE CONTEST
  • A practice session is scheduled on October 10 with an objective to get familiarized with the contest environment.
  • Teams will receive the login credentials today (October 9). Login credentials are different for both practice & main contest.
  • Click here to see the Selection Criteria for the Onsite round
  • For any further information, please send email to icpc@am.amrita.edu.