Team Ireland AIPO-IOI Training Camp

The six finalists from the AIPO to attend the IOI training camp have now been confirmed. They are as follows:

  • Daniel Mulcahy - AIPO 2013 Gold Medalist 2013 - Gonzaga College
  • Abdullah Mohammad - AIPO 2013 Silver Medalist - Carrigaline CS, Cork
  • Áron Hoffmann - AIPO 2013 Bronze Medalist - Luttrellstown CC, Dublin
  • Maciej Goszczycki - AIPO 2012 Winner - Colaiste Chroah Abhann, Kilcoole, Co. Wicklow
  • Conor Flynn - AIPO 2012 Winner - St. Joseph's College, Nun's Island, Galway
  • Richard Tynan - AIPO 2012 Winner - Cistercian College, Roscrea

Fidelity LogoThis training camp will be a step up in difficulty from the AIPO finals and will be designed to give these students the best preparation possible of medaling at the IOI if they are selected to represent Ireland.

The curriculum look at classic IOI problems over two days and algorithmic strategies for solving them. Following this on the 26th there will have an IOI grade competition to select the top 2 students to travel to the IOI in Australia in July.

This training camp is made possible by the generous funding from Fidelity Investments. Full board accommodation will be provided for two nights in DCU Campus Residency, much like the IOI itself, and training will take place in the School of Computing.

AIPO 2013 Winners

Julia Davenport (CEO Fidelity Investments) & Caelen Feller (Jnr Gold Medalist)
Julia Davenport (CEO Fidelity Investments) & Caelen Feller (Jnr Gold Medalist)

Congratulations to the Winners of the 2013 AIPO held in the School of Computing, DCU on Saturday 23rd February. 

From a total of 33 submissions for the preliminary round problems, we had 20 finalists in DCU on Saturday. The winners were:


Gold - Daniel Mulcahy - Gonzaga College, Dublin
Silver - Abdullah Mohammad - Carrigaline Community School, Cork
Bronze - Áron Hoffmann - Luttrellstown Community College, Dublin

Junior (under 15yrs):

Gold - Caelen Feller - Gaelcholáiste Choilm, Ballincollig, Cork
Silver - Harvey Conniffe - Kilmacanogue National School, Wicklow
Bronze - Shane Buckley - St. Mary's College, Rathmines, Dublin

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AIPO 2013 Finalists

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The results from the AIPO 2013 prelimary round is now complete. These were problems that were taken from our first year computing undergraduate assignments so well done to everyone who attempted them.

We are pleased to announce the 20 finalists for this Saturday in DCU and for those who didn't make it though keep practising for next year!

AIPO 2013 Finalists: