by JetBrains

November 12, 2020 [14:35 – 17:05 UTC]

Kotlin Heroes #5:
ICPC Round

The Coding Contest Like No Other

We’ve joined forces with the world’s most prestigious programming contest, ICPC. It’s a rare chance to test your skills and see how you rank among the brightest coding minds.

It’s fun for everyone!

Top 3

Be one of the best of the best and win big prizes: $512 for 1st, $256 for 2nd, and $128 for 3rd place

Top 50

Place among the top 50 competitors and win a Kotlin Heroes t-shirt and exclusive Kotlin stickers.

Feeling lucky

Get through the first task and you will be entered into a drawing to win one of 50 Kotlin Heroes t-shirts.

Participation Certificate

We’ll be issuing participation certificates from the Kotlin team, Codeforces, and ICPC to everyone who takes part in this round.

Take risks.

Learn from mistakes.

Be fearless.

Join Kotlin Heroes


Register at to participate in the contest, which will take place November 12, 2020, 14:35 - 17:05 UTC.

Learn the basics

Get started with the Kotlin Basics – solve Koans, explore the Kotlin Playground, or watch the videos about using Kotlin in competitions.

Solve tasks

You have 2 hours to solve the tasks. You move up the leaderboard by finding the most efficient solutions to the problems in the shortest time possible.

Win prizes

Keep an eye on your rank during the contest; the best of the best will win big prizes.

Roman Elizarov

Programming contest is a great way to test your programming skills and improve them by comparing with others, learn from others. Whether you are a seasoned competitive programmer or a Kotlin developer who had never participated in a programming contest before, you’ll find these contests useful, entertaining, and thought provoking, designed to give a chance to win prizes to everyone.We hope you’ll find Kotlin language and fun and enjoyable to use and will keep using it in other programming contests.

Roman Elizarov, ICPC Live Director

Kotlin is a modern, multi-purpose programming language that is concise, safe, interoperable, and tool-friendly. It is developed by a team from JetBrains that includes some ICPC World Finalists.

Kotlin is an official programming
language in the ICPC World Finals.

This will take you to, where you will need to register as a participant to enter the Kotlin Heroes contest.