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FIDE Seminar for International Organisers in New York, USA

Chess Educators will host a FIDE International Organiser Seminar on 28-30th May in Tarrytown, New York, USA.

Applicants for the FIDE International Organiser’s title are required to attend a seminar and pass an examination in order to obtain their FIDE IO title.

Tuesday, May 28: 9 am – 3pm Seminar (Part 1)
Wednesday, May 29: 9 am – 3pm Seminar (Part 2)
Thursday, May 30: 9 am – 1 pm Seminar (Part 3 – Exams)

Doubletree Hotel by Hilton Tarrytown

Doubletree by Hilton Hotel in Tarrytown, 455 South Broadway Tarrytown, NY 10591. Chess Rate $129 single/double/triple/quad. Free Parking, free internet connection. Reservation: Call 914-631-5700 or online at and enter the group code CHS. For this discounted rate, you must make your reservation by April 26, 2013.

Seminar Topics:
General Tournament Regulations
FIDE Events Regulations – Bid Procedure
Evaluation Criteria – FIDE Calendar Regulations – Events’ Management

Seminar Fee:
Developing Federations – Free
Women – Free

Number of participants:
Maximum 20

Beatriz Marinello, IO, FIDE Vice President
Theodoros Tsorbatzoglou, IO, Secretary FIDE Events Commission

The seminar will be held in English.

FIDE VP Beatriz Marinello; Tel: 1-917-553-4522 email:
Registrations and payments are accepted online at

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