Jonathan Schaeffer, the new ICGA President has written a new Welcome to the website: Welcome.
Welcome to the ICGA website: A welcome from the President.
This site, representing the ICGA community, aims to be a site of prime interest to computer-game enthusiasts across a wide spectrum of games. We hope you appreciate it and invite you to contribute to this site through the feedback channels, and consider joining the ICGA if you are not a member.
The Computer Olympiad results page has been updated with the results of the last day in Macau. If you find an error, please inform the webmaster.
After 10 rounds WCCC Komodo is the winner of the title World Champion Computer Chess. It already had won the World Chess Software Championship earlier this week.
In the World Speed Computer Chess Championship Jonny won the title.
Congratulations to all winners.
Photos from the Macau events can be found through the menu Chess Events -> Macau 2019 -> Photos, ordered per day.
The results of the Computer Olympiad can be found here: https://icga.org/?page_id=2908.
The results will be updated as soon as possible.
The WCCC 2019 has started. See https://icga.org/?page_id=2857 for more information.
The live games can also be followed on Chess24: https://chess24.com/en/watch/live-tournaments/world-computer-chess-championship-2019/4/1/1
All information for the World Chess Software Championship can be found on the special page: https://icga.org/?page_id=2804
The schedule for the chess events has changed: https://icga.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/Planning-ICGA-Chess-2019-v4.pdf.
Also the schedule for the ACG 2019 is available: https://www.lamsade.dauphine.fr/~cazenave/acg2019/schedule.html.
The Computer Olympiad and Computer Chess events take place in the Venetian rooms Florence 2202+2203+2204. The Conference takes place in the Venetian room Florence 2306.
With only two weeks to go, the organisation is busy finalising prerequisites for the activities in Macau. We have some good news about extra prizes to win.
Prof. Ingo Althoefer has given the organisation an extra prize for the winner of the Einstein Wuerfelt Nicht competition: a beautiful set of the game.
For the winners of each of the chess competitions Chessbase has given the organisation an extra prize too.
For all participants of the 16th ACG conference: please also send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org for completing your participation in the conference.
For payments see below the post about the registration fees (https://icga.org/?p=2768). It will also be possible to pay in cash at the location by giving the money to Grace Krabbenbos.