I would like to invite you all to the International Coding Marathon 2017, under the banner of Technex'17, which will take place on Thursday 23rd February 2017, 20:05 IST. The contest will be held as a combined Div.1+Div.2 round which will be rated for participants from both divisions. The prizes for the event have been sponsored by D. E. Shaw & Co..
The Indian Institute of Technology (BHU) Varanasi, India is proud to present the 78th edition of its widely renowned techno-management festival, Technex'17, to be held from 24th to 26th February 2017. Offering a myriad of diverse events across fields such as programming, robotics, and aero-modelling, it witnesses enthusiastic participation from all across India and abroad.
The problemset has been prepared by me(DeshiBasara), vikhs_96, Prateek1996 and ishankarora. We would like to express our heartiest thanks to KAN for his constant help in preparing the contest and MikeMirzayanov for the amazing Codeforces and Polygon platforms. We also thank I_Remember_Olya_ashmelev and winger for their invaluable help in testing the problems.
UPD1: The start time of the contest has been delayed by 10 minutes.
UPD2: The scoring is 500-1000-1500-2000-2250-3000-3250.
UPD3: Thanks to all those who participated and heartiest congratulations to all the winners. The winners, who are eligible for prizes, will soon be contacted regarding the same.
Some of the problems were not up to the expectations. There were some issues with the site too. We deeply regret the inconvenience caused.
UPD4: The editorial for the round has been uploaded.
Prizes worth INR 100,000 up for grabs!
Overall 1st place: INR 35,000. Overall 2nd place: INR 25,000. Overall 3rd place: INR 15,000.
1st place in India: INR 10,000. 2nd place in India: INR 6,000. 3rd place in India: INR 4,000.
1st place in IIT (BHU) Varanasi: INR 4,000. 1st place among IIT (BHU) Varanasi freshmen: INR 1,000
Participants will have 2 hours to solve 7 problems. The scoring distribution will be announced soon.
Good luck everyone! Hope to see you on the leaderboard.