Polish students win gold and silver medals at EU IT Olympiad

Polish students win gold and silver medals at EU IT Olympiad European Junior Olympiad in Informatics - EJOI/Facebook

Polish students won the gold and silver medals at the 4th European Junior Olympiad in Informatics 2020 (EJOI ) held in a remote mode, the Education Ministry said on Tuesday.

The gold medal was awarded to Konstanty Smolira, a graduate of the 'European' Bilingual Primary School in Szerokie, eastern Poland. Silver went to Ignacy Boelke, a graduate from Szczecin, northwestern Poland.

The first European Junior Olympiad in Informatics (EJOI) was held in Bulgaria in 2017. This year's competition was to be held in Tbilisi, but due to the epidemic, the organizers decided to conduct the competition in a remote format.