2016 OW2 International Programming Contest

OW2 is an independent, global, open-source software community. Once again, OW2 will be actively participating in Paris Open Source Summit 2016 (community booth and coordination of four sessions: Community Summit, European Projects, Accessibility, OSS in Big Cities). We are thrilled to announce their next OW2 Programming Contest !


contestow2Dear all,

I am pleased to announce the 2016 OW2 International Programming Contest.

Based on principles of freedom, sharing and creativity the Contest is a unique opportunity for students to demonstrate their talent in open-source software engineering. More than 15 topics are proposed, they cover a large number of projects and engineering aspects. New this year: you are invited to propose your own topic and mentor(s), as long as the subject relates to one or several OW2 projects.

This year’s prizes are:

  • 1st prize: 2000 EUR (one team)
  • 2d prizes: 800 EUR per team (two teams)
  • 3d prizes: 150 EUR per team (10 teams)

REGISTER NOW! Registration is open until 30 June, please go to the Contest site to register and to get more information: https://contest.ow2.org

Please circulate this message and a link to the Contest site.

We’ll be happy to answer your questions and to read your suggestions, so please do not hesitate to get in touch.

Happy Contest and Good Luck!

Kind regards,

Stéphane Laurière OW2 CTO