Pacific and Indochina Peninsula Sub-region Resolutions(2016-10-06 14:02:38)
Notes: Asia Director tentatively approved this proposed pp resolution with a condition that a country cannot dominate too many teams to the WF. If it does happen, Asia Director reserves the authority to cut down the number of teams from that country for WF. The vacant slots will continue to be allocated for teams using the same formula.
Promoting teams to WF using the contest site participation score - Shieh-Ishihata formula.
Each site has its own site participation score (call it
Before applying Shieh-Ishihata formula,
the contest site participation score of a PP site will be increased
by 0.02 * n points
The following is the rationale of the proposed rule.
The site participation score of a site is, in principle, the
number of teams to be chosen from the site.
Dividing the rank by the site score and sorting team instances using this value exactly reflects this principle.
Subtracting one from the rank corresponds to the fact that the champion university at a site should always be qualified, that is, be treated somewhat differently from other lower rank teams.
Note that, according to the proposed rule, a champion university
at a site is always qualified.
Part of Asia Rules Applied only to PP Sub-Region: