The ICFP Programming Contest

Each year, ICFP sponsors a fun and challenging three-day programming competition a few months before the conference. The winners of the contest are announced at ICFP.

Upcoming contest

Details of the 2020 ICFP Programming Contest will be announced in due time.

Past contests

  • 2020 ICFP Programming Contest, organized by Kontur
  • 2019 ICFP Programming Contest, organized by Yale-NUS College and the National University of Singapore
  • 2018, organized by the Rochester Institute of Technology
  • 2017, organized by the University of Edinburgh
  • 2016, organized by the University of Electro-Communications
  • 2015, organized by Galois, Inc.
  • 2014, organized by the University of Oxford and Well-Typed LLP
  • 2013, organized by Microsoft Research
  • 2012, organized by the University of St Andrews
  • 2011, organized by Tohoku University
  • 2010, organized by HTWK Leipzig
  • 2009, organized by the University of Kansas
  • 2008, organized by Portland State University and the University of Chicago
  • 2007, organized by Utrecht University
  • 2006, organized by CMU
  • 2005, organized by PLT
  • 2004, organized by the University of Pennsylvania
  • 2003 (archive.org link), organized by Chalmers
  • 2002 (archive.org link), organized by OGI
  • 2001, organized by INRIA Rocquencourt
  • 2000, organized by Cornell University and Bell Labs
  • 1999 (archive.org link), organized by Harvard University and the University of Virginia
  • 1998 (archive.org link), organized by Université de Montréal and MIT