1996-97 21st Annual ACM International Collegiate Programming Contest Final Report
World Champions 1997
1997 ACM Programming Contest World Finals Results!!
From over 1,100 teams competing in 22 regional contests around the world, 50 teams advanced to the 1997 World Finals which was held in San Jose, California, USA, on March 2, 1997. The 1997 World Champions are Brian Carnes, Brian Johnson, Kevin Watkins, alternate Dominic Mazzoni, and coach Robert Keller
Of the teams in competition, over 250 teams competed in intercollegiate contests in Asia and Europe for the chance to advance to the ACM-ICPC regionals where 840 teams competed in 20 ACM-ICPC regional contests held throughout the world.