FIDE Seminar for International Organizers in Moscow, Russia

6-8 February 2014, Moscow, Russia

To educate and certify Organizers on an international basis. The seminar is organized during the Moscow Chess Open by the FIDE Events’ Commission (EVE), the Russian State Social University (RSSU) and the Moscow Chess Federation with the support of the Russian Chess Federation.

This seminar will be held at Moscow, Russia from 6th to 8th February, 2014. Successful Seminar attendees will grant a FIDE IO Norm necessary for the FIDE IO title application. Detailed International Organizers Titles Regulations here:

Thursday, 6th February 10:30 to 14:30 Seminar (Part 1)
Friday, 7th February 10:30 to 14:30 Seminar (Part 2)
Saturday, 8th February 10:30 to 14:30 Seminar (Part 3 – Exams)

Russian State Social University (RSSU), B. Pick Street, 4; metro station “Botanical Garden”.

Hotel “Тourist”, – It is located in three minutes from RSSU.
All the details for room bookig here:
Applications for accommodation are accepted until 10th January 2014 on the festival website (“Registration Form”). E-mail:

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

Seminar Fee:
3000 rubles
Maximum 20 participants

Alexander Nikolayevich Kostyev, IO Professor of Russian State Social University
Theodoros Tsorbatzoglou, IO Secretary FIDE Events Commission

The seminar will be held in Russian and English language.

E-mail: , Tel/fax: +7 495 946 10 20, +7 903 796 41 76
Moscow Chess Federation: Tel/fax: +7 495 945 75 22; E-mail:

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