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New Task Types at the Canadian Computing Competition

@inproceedings{Kemkes2007NewTT,
  title={New Task Types at the Canadian Computing Competition},
  author={Graeme Kemkes and Gordon V. Cormack and Ian pianist Munro},
  year={2007}
}
In the 2006 competition workshop held at Dagstuhl, Germany, there were many fruitful discussions about the difficulties facing computer science competitions today. Our competitions have several purposes: to foster interest in the discipline, to create a community, and to promote achievement, for example. Balancing these various purposes may require many tradeoffs. Several participants identified areas where we need to improve our competitions. Tom Verhoeff (2006) discussed the problem of giving… 
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