FIDE Seminar for International Organizers in Moscow, Russia

5-7 February 2016, Moscow (Russia)

Objective: To educate and certify Organizers on an international basis. The seminar is co-organized during the festival Moscow Open-2016 by the Russian Chess Federation with the support of FIDE Events’ Commission (EVE).

Subject: This seminar will be held at Moscow, Russia from February 5-7, 2016. Successful Seminar attendees will grant a FIDE IO Norm necessary for the FIDE IO title application. Detailed IO Titles Regulations here:

Friday February 5 10:00 to 14:00 a.m. Seminar (Part 1)
Saturday February 6 10:00 to 14:00 a.m. Seminar (Part 2)
Sunday February 7 10:00 to 14:00 a.m. Seminar (Part 3 – Exams)

Venue: V.Pik Str, 4; RSSU

Hotel “Tourist”, Double room “Standard” – 1400 rubles per room, double room “Comfort” – 1500 rubles per room.
Applications for accommodation are accepted until February 4, 2016 on the E-mail:

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

Seminar Fee: 4000 rubles

Number of participants: maximum 20

Alexander Kostyev, IO
President of the International School Chess Union
Language: The seminar will be held in Russian.

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