From 12 to 15 February 2015 a FIDE Arbiters’ Seminar was organized in Luang Prabang, Laos, by the National Chess Federation of Laos, in cooperation with the Asian Chess Federation and under the auspices of FIDE.
The Lecturer was IA Casto Abundo (PHI), Asian Chess Federation Executive Director and FIDE Lecturer, and Assistant Lecturer was John Vilavane, Gen. Secretary of National Chess Federation of Laos.
The lectures were in the English language.
Seventeen (17) people from Laos and Thailand participated in the Seminar and in the examination test held after the lectures.
The following succeeded in the test and they will be awarded a FIDE Arbiter Norm, after the approval of the next FIDE Presidential Board:
17700477 Miss Khon Sa Vanh Sipaserd LAO
17700540 Mr. Rungrot Aueakusonsomboon THA
17700531 Ms. Pranee Jaita THA
17700450 Mr. Oudomxay Sopharxay LAO
17700469 Mr. Thatsanee Sanaban LAO
17700418 Mr. Khampahay Intangvog LAO
17700426 Mr. Vinan Damnemsuk LAO
17700434 Mr. Vong Thong Somchanda LAO
17700442 Mr. Keo Sopha LAO
17700558 Mr. Amphone Onthaline LAO
17700523 Miss Khamkhone Chithavong LAO
17700507 Mr. Sangvane Vong Phouthone LAO
17700515 Mr. Shatou Ionsiliseak LAO
17700485 Mr. Khamseng Vannachith LAO
17700400 Mr. Phommady Chantamarong LAO
17700493 Mr. Sounthanh Thepsarmarth LAO
IA Takis Nikolopoulos
FIDE Arbiters’ Commission