Thursday, November 20, 2014
Dateline: New Orleans, LA, USA
This morning at 11:00AM (Central time, New Orleans, LA), the second semi-final match of the 2014 Parallel Universe Computing Challenge will take place at the Intel Parallel Theater (Booth 1315) as the Coding Illini team from NCSA and UIUC, faces off against the EXAMEN from Europe. Coding Illini earned its spot in is semi-final match by beating the team from Latin America (SC3), and the EXAMEN earned their semi-final slot by beating team Taiji from China.
The winner of this morningâ€™s semi-final match will go on to play the Brilliant Dummies from Korea in the final competition match this afternoon at 1:30PM, live on stage from Intelâ€™s Parallel Universe Theater.
The teams are playing for the grand prize of $26,000 to be donated to a charitable organization of their choice.
Donâ€™t miss the excitement:
- Match #5 is scheduled at 11:00AM
- The Final Match is scheduled at 1:30PM
Packed crowd watching the PUCC