IZhO 2014 First Information Letter
Republican Specialized Physics-Mathematics Secondary Boarding School for Gifted Students named after O.Zhautykov, supported by the Ministry of Education and Science of the Republic of Kazakhstan and the Republican Scientific-Practical Center “Daryn” is holding 10th International Zhautykov Olympiad in Mathematics, Physics and Computer Science, which is aimed to develop international relationship, promote the significance of scientific knowledge and improve cooperation and collaboration between physics-mathematics schools around the world.
The Olympiad is taking place on 12-18 January, 2014 in Almaty city, Kazakhstan.
Students and teachers from specialized physics-mathematics schools, lyceums, gymnasiums and other schools with specialized physics-mathematics classes of the Republic of Kazakhstan and overseas countries are invited to participate in the event. The Olympiad involves team competition. Each team should consist of no more than 7 participants: 3 participants in Mathematics, 2 participants in Physics and 2 participants in Computer Science and 1 or 2 team leaders (a teacher of Math, Physics and Computer Science). A team leader should be able to speak any of the three official languages of the Olympiad: Kazakh, Russian or English. Each contestant is allowed to do the tasks in his/her native language. A fewer number of participants in each team as well as participation of several school teams from one particular country is acceptable. Organizing Committee of the Olympiad has the right to limit the number of school teams representing one country or city.
The results of the Olympiad are summed up in personal credit in each subject area. The rating of the teams is defined by individual results of participants by total number of scores. The best school-contestants is awarded with Diplomas and valuable prizes.
Organization fee is $100 from each of the contestants and a team leader(except the team participating in IZHO the first time). IZhO Organizing Committee bears the team expenditure on food and accommodation during the Olympiad in Almaty. Travel expenditure is due to a guest country.
We would ask you to send your application forms (pl. see the table attached) to the Organizing Committee not later than December 20, 2013 (in case you need a visa) and not later than December 28, 2013 (in case you do not need a visa).
Program of the Olympiad:
January 12 – arrival and registration of the participants
January 13 – 2 pm - arrival and registration
4 pm - Opening Ceremony
January 14 – 1-st Tour of the Olympiad
January 15 – 2-nd Tour of the Olympiad
January 16 – Coordination
January 17 – 4 p.m. Closing Ceremony
January 18 – departure
The Republic of Kazakhstan, 050040, Almaty, Bukhar Zhyrau 36, Republican Specialized Physics-Mathematics Secondary Boarding School for gifted students named after O.Zhautykov
Tel. +7-727-395-01-85, +7-727-395-01-83.
The school web-site: www.fizmat.kz
IZhO Organizing Committee
To download the attached table, click to download