## Project Name The California State University, Long Beach Association for Computing Machinery Programming Team

Project Manager

Richard Wang and Matt Sguerri

Project Definition

ACM International Collegiate Programming Contest (abbreviated as ACM-ICPC or just ICPC) is an annual multi-tiered computer programming competition among the universities of the world. The contest is sponsored by IBM. Headquartered at Baylor University, with autonomous regions on six continents, the ICPC is directed by Baylor Professor William B. Poucher, Executive Director, and operates under the auspices of the Association for Computing Machinery (ACM).

Project Scope

Adequately prepare four teams of three to participate in the Southern California ACM International Collegiate Programming Contest.

Project Goals

Have fun and maybe place in the top 10 of at the Southern California programming contest.

Project Dependencies

Reservation of ECS-416, adequate funding for food at programming team meetings, our coaches, adequate funding for programming contest entry fees

Project Team

Richard Wang, Matt Sguerri

Project Stakeholders

1. Richard Wang
2. Matt Sguerri
3. CSULB Chapter of the Association for Computing Machinery
4. Team Participants

Project Phases

1. Practice
2. Compete

Project Timeline

1. September: Practice
2. October: Practice
3. November: Pay fees, reserve hotel, acquire grant from ASI

Project Challenges

1. Recruitment and Retention of participants
2. Getting funding from ASI