Successful Bebras Contest in Austria

CEPIS Member in Austria, the Oesterreichisches Computer Gesellschaft (OCG), organised the Bebras contest last November which attracted more than 12,000 participants across the country, a 20% increase compared to the previous edition in 2012. The statistics reveal that 39% participants were female, 45% male, and 16% unknown. Bebras is an international informatics competition which aims to promote Computer Science among teachers and students. The contest focuses on developing the problem-solving skills of students who are asked to complete various kinds of tasks involving algorithms and programming methods. More on the Bebras Contest