FIDE Seminar for International Organizers in Sochi, Russia

27 – 29 April 2015, Sochi (Russia)

Objective: To educate and certify Organizers on an international basis. The seminar is co-organized during the Russian Youth Chess Championship by the Russian Chess Federation with the support of FIDE Events’ Commission (EVE).

Subject: This seminar will be held at Sochi, AkvaLoo, Russia from April 27 – 29, 2015. Successful Seminar attendees will grant a FIDE IO Norm necessary for the FIDE IO title application. Detailed IO Titles Regulations here:

Monday 27th April 10:00 to 14:00 a.m. Seminar (Part 1)
Tuesday, 28th April 10:00 to 14:00 a.m. Seminar (Part 2)
Wednesday, 29th April 10:00 to 14:00 a.m. Seminar (Part 3 – Exams)

Venue: AkvaLoo, Dekabristy street, 78/b

Hotel “AkvaLoo”,
Double room “Standard” – 2200 rubles per room, Single room “Comfort” – 1800 rubles per room.
Applications for accommodation are accepted until April 26, 2015 on the E-mail:

Seminar Topics:
Regulations Events Commission (Mission, Members, Events Regulations, Bid Procedure)
Ratings and Titles, Events’ Management

Seminar Fee: 3000 rubles

Number of partecipants: maximum 20

Alexander Kostyev, IO
President of the International School Chess Union

Assistant lecturer:
Alexander Tkachev, IA, IO
The Deputy of the Executive Director of RCF,
Titles Administrator RCF

Language: The seminar will be held in Russian.


E-mail:, tel: +7 903 796 41 76
Russian Chess Federation: