The Ultimate Programming and Design Tournament

Including the first-ever TCO Developer Conference, Celebrity Match, API Mashathon
and the chance to win t-shirts, prizes and up to $25,000 in cash!

November 16 – 19, 2014

Pier 48 near AT&T Park
San Francisco, California

Event Sponsors

Two Sigma
HP IDOL OnDemand
Sequoia Capital

What is Topcoder Open?


The Topcoder Open (TCO) is a world-wide programming and design tournament that takes place for an entire year before narrowing down the best of the best for the ultimate showdown live on stage!

Join us at the TCO this year for the first year we offer a number of developer events around this grand tournament. Learn more


Recent Blog Posts

How to succeed in the art of defeating frustration for designers

Posted by mahestro on Friday , August 29th, 2014 at 9:47 am

It’s admirable how competitors can do topcoder for a living. I find the competition environment very exciting, however it also has an important side we can’t ignore, the very distressing and exhaustive sense of defeat. This can overwhelm a designer on if the victory is not achieved often as needed.     As a designer,…

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Another way to win a trip!

Posted by jmpld40 on Thursday , August 28th, 2014 at 10:37 am

Try the new web arena and you could win a trip to the TCO14! Learn all about it here.

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