On 12 and 13 December 2015 a FIDE Arbiters’ Seminar was organized in Minsk, Belarus by the Global Chess Academy of Minsk, in cooperation with the Belarus Chess Federation and under the auspices of FIDE.
The Lecturer was IA Andrzej Filipowicz (POL), Secretary of the FIDE Technical Commission and FIDE Lecturer, and Assistant Lecturer was IA Anastasia Sorokina (AUS).
Thirty (30) arbiters from Belarus participated in the Seminar and fourteen (14) of them participated 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 Congress:
Trus, Iryna BLR 13504282
Aleksandrovich, Marina BLR 13517155
Turapina, Irina BLR 13501607
Hermanovich, Nataliya BLR 13517201
Znak, Sviatlana BLR 13517210
Yakushev, Vasili Al BLR 13503715
Biazliudau, Stanislau BLR 13508733
Merebanov, Semen BLR 13501968
Vashurin, Artur RUS 24121134
Shynkevich, Pavel BLR 13509365
Trifonov, Denis BLR 13501313
Maljush, Andrej BLR 13500724
Vaskanian, Arsen BLR 13516620
IA Takis Nikolopoulos
FIDE Arbiters’ Commission