Two teams of Vallbona HP Codewars 2016

the alu,caHPlogomns of the formative cycle of SMX (Microcomputer Systems and Network) Carles Vallbona of the Institute for the second consecutive year participating in this contest organized by the multinational HP computer world (Hewlett Packard).

This initiative, HP wants to grow interest in STEM careers (STEM: science, technology, engineering, mathematics) among young people, both girls and boys, i descobrir us talents. The competition aims to promote educational, col·productive working, funny i healthy.

It is a competition for teams from different schools formats 3 where students will solve for each team 3 the greatest number of hours possible problems, a list of 20 problems of increasing difficulty. Students are students of ESO, school and vocational training half, with ages ranging between 14 i 18 years. Programming languages ​​can be used to choose freely between C, C , Python i Java.

The event will be held at the headquarters of HP in Sant Cugat del Vallès you next Saturday 5 March 2016. During the morning will be held the competition schedule. Then lunch courtesy of the organization and will attend a session of the towers campus HP. In the evening will be the awards ceremony and a raffle of many HP products. And to conclude, HP volunteers make a tour of the facilities·center facilities.

the teams, they have done some preparation sessions in Python since early year, adding hours to the school day, are formed by students:

Equip 1:
Andrew Potrony
Eric Luque
Alex Serna

Equip 2:
Cristian Arese
Marc Garcia
Victor Auyanet

The accompanying teacher Paul Tomé.

Learn more here.

The a video Youtube recorded last year.