SWERC'2001 Schedule

Friday (16/11/2001)
17:00-19:30 Teams Registration (Hotel entrance hall)

 

Saturday (17/11/2001)
08:30 Transportation Hotel/Contest-site
08:45 Last Minute Teams Registration
09:15 Opening Ceremony
José Ferreira Gomes, Vice-Rector of the University
Fernando Silva, Regional Contest Director
09:30 Keynote Speech from ACM-ICPC Director
Bill Poucher (ACM-ICPC)
How to Become a Software Engineer Without Trying
10:15 Invited talk 1: Luís Paulo Reis (LIACC/UP & UFP)
Flexible Teamwork and Configurable Strategy for Robotic Soccer Competition
11:00 Coffee Break
11:30 Invited talk 2: José Carlos Teixeira (Univ. Coimbra)
Delivering Cultural Heritage by Multimedia
12:45 Lunch: buffet
14:15 Introduction to the Practice Session
José Paulo Leal, Judging System Manager
Pedro Vasconcelos, Chief Judge
14:45 Practice Session
16:30 Questions and Answers session
José Paulo Leal, Judging System Manager
Pedro Vasconcelos, Chief Judge
Ligía Ribeiro, Local Activities Organizer
17:00 Transportation to Porto historic centre (Ribeira)
18:00 Video about Porto (two loads)
20:00 Dinner at river side
22:30 Transportation back to Hotel

 

Sunday (18/11/2001)
08:30 Transportation Hotel/Contest-site
09:00 Last minute announcements
Fernando Silva, José Paulo Leal, Pedro Vasconcelos
09:30 Teams head to laboratories
10:00 Contest begins
11:00 Lunch: brunch
15:00 Contest ends
16:30 Contest statistics; Questions and Answers Session
Fernando Silva, José Paulo Leal, Pedro Vasconcelos
17:00 Awards ceremony
18:00 Transportation back to hotel