From 15 to 21 November 2015 a FIDE Arbiters’ Seminar was organized in Reykjavik, Iceland, by the Icelandic Chess Federation, in cooperation with the FIDE Arbiters’ Commission and under auspices of FIDE. The Seminar was held parallel to the 2015 European Teams Chess Championships.
The venue of the Seminar was the Laugardalshöllin Indoor Hall, in Reykjavik.
The lecturer was IA Panagiotis Nikolopoulos (GRE), Chairman of the FIDE Arbiters’ Commission and FIDE Lecturer and Assistant Lecturer was IA Omar Salama (ISL).
9 (nine) people from Iceland, Sweden, Norway and Netherlands participated in the Seminar.
Eight (8) of them participated in the examination test, held after the end of the lectures and the following succeeded in the test and will be awarded a norm for the title of the FIDE Arbiter, after the approval of the next FIDE Presidential Board:
NAME / FED. / FIDE I.D.
FRANZEN, THOMAS SWE 1706039
HALLDORSSON, JON ARNI ISL 2301075
FIVELSTAD, JON OLAV NOR 1510339
HALFDANARSSON, JON ISL 2301830
SIGURDARDOTTIR, HALLFRIDUR ISL 2314746
JOHANSSON, DANIEL SWE 1711318
PANDELAAR, VINCENT NED 1020030
VIGFUSSON, VIGFUS ODINN ISL 2303914
IA Takis Nikolopoulos
FIDE Arbiters’ Commission