About the TCO18 Beijing Event

The TCO18 Beijing Regional Event will take place on Saturday, May 26, 2018 and is hosted by our sponsors Nowcoder and Jingdong

Address:
JD Building No.18,
11th Kechuang Street,
Economic and Technological Development Zone,
Yizhuang District, Beijing.

Event Details

The event will include a Single Round Match (SRM) style Algorithm Competition that could lead you to the TCO18 Finals!

The SRM will be available for virtual participants as well as a fun, rated match.

The event will also allow you to mingle with other Topcoder members in your area, meet some cool sponsors, and get you a Topcoder t-shirt! See the entire schedule below.

Schedule*

12:00 p.m. Registration, Check In, and T-shirt pickup
12:30 p.m. Lunch/ Networking/Board Games
1:15 p.m. – 1:30 p.m. Official welcome and Topcoder presentation by Harshit Mehta
1:30 p.m. – 2:15 p.m. Presentations from Nowcoder/Jingdong and Topcoder Member Journey by our MVP billedison
2:15 p.m. – 2:30 p.m. Snack Break and Free Time
2:30 p.m. – 2:55 p.m. Algorithm Competition set up and registration
2:55 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. Algorithm Competition
5:00 p.m. – 6:30 p.m. Closing Reception & Results
6:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. Communication Networking with Jingdong technicians

* Schedule is subject to change. A final schedule will be made available the week prior to the event.

Frequently Asked Questions

We will provide shuttle buses waiting near the north gate of Beihang University from 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. on May 26th.
If you want to go there directly, there are some public transportation lines to the event including:
Bus Development 8, Tong 12 Jinghai Road Station.
Subway Yizhuang Line Jinghai Road Station Exit B1.
If there are any other problems to get there, please contact 18519112279.

Yes, there will be parking spaces.

The event will have a practice round and an Algorithm Competition or single round match (SRM). Learn more about Topcoder Algorithm Competitions here.

You can bring your laptop for the competition and any power cords you may need.

Becoming a Topcoder member is easy and free. Best to register as a member before attending the event so you can take part in the competitions. Go here to register.

All every attendee gets an event t-shirt, food and souvenirs. Plus the top three competitors will get cash prize. You could win a bid to the exclusive TCO18 Online Algorithm Wildcard Round which could lead to the TCO18 Finals in the USA!

If you’re an up and coming programmer or want to become a professional software developer, being a part of the Topcoder community has immense value. Attending this event gives you networking opportunities for a potential job or internship. Did you know some of the top tech companies encourage their applicants to get a Topcoder rating or at least share their rating during job interviews. Plus you’ll have access to the largest worldwide developer and design community and all there is to learn from them.

That is fine, but only one person per ticket is allowed.

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