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FIDE Seminar for International Organizers in Makkah, Saudi Arabia

FIDE Seminar for International Organizers in Makkah, Saudi Arabia

To educate and certify Organizers on an international basis. The seminar is organized by the FIDE Events’ Commission (EVE), Asian Chess Federation (ACF) and the Saudi Chess Association.

This seminar will be held at Makkah city, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia from 19th to 21st February 2015.

Successful Seminar attendees will grant a FIDE IO Norm necessary for the FIDE IO title application. Detailed International Organizers Titles Regulations here:

Thursday, 19th February 16:00 to 20:00 Seminar (Part 1)
Friday, 20th February 16:00 to 20:00 Seminar (Part 2)
Saturday, 21st February 16:00 to 20:00 Seminar (Part 3 – Exams)

Makkah, Reef Makkah hotel

Seminar Topics:
General Tournaments’ Regulations – FIDE Events Regulations – Bid Procedure, Evaluation Criteria – FIDE Calendar Regulations – Events Management.

Seminar Fee: Free

Lecturer: IO/IA/FT Dr. Hesham ELGENDY (EGY)

Language: The seminar will be held in Arabic language.

Saudi Chess Association
Mr. Yaser Al Otaibi ,+966563977085
E-mail: and

Saudi Arabia Chess Federation
General Secretary
Yaser Al Otaibi

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