Hungary to host International Olympiad in Informatics in 2023
The 2019 International Olympiad in Informatics (IOI) annual international informatics competition for high school students has just ended in Baku, Azerbaijan.
Hot on the heels of Day 7, the final day of the competition, the Hungarian Ministry of Technology and Innovation announced that Hungary has won the bid to host this prestigious event in Szeged in 2023.
As computer science slowly makes its way into earlier education, while simultaneously having a greater impact on well, …basically everything from food production to engineering, more and more youngsters choose a career in CS.
The areas of CS can be security, networks, databases, mobile apps…the list is almost limitless, and that is what makes this science so interesting and unpredictable.
Hungary, and the lovely university town of Szeged, with its high tech labs and research facilities is just the right place to host the 2023 Informatics Olympiad, and I am sure, it will be a blast.