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World Computer Chess Championship (July 3rd-7th) Komodo (reigning champion from the 2016 event) Jonny (2015 World Computer Chess Champion) Deep Shredder (2015 World Chess Software Champion) Chiron (rated 3204 in the CCRL and 3180 in the SSFD list) The tournament … Continue reading
David Levy – ICGA President The new format for the World Computer Chess Championship appears to have been a success insofar as it has avoided the need for this year’s event to be cancelled, which is the only alternative we … Continue reading
Dear Aficionados of the ICGA, The director of the ICGA, David Levy, has an important message about changes in the World Computer Chess Championship in light of the low number of entries this year. David Levy – ICGA President The … Continue reading
We are happy announce the 2017 ICGA events, consisting of: The World Computer Chess Championship The World Computer Software Championship The Speed Computer Chess Championship The Computer Olympiad Which will be held together with the Fifteenth International Conference on Advances … Continue reading
The ICGA is in need of a new Editor-in-Chief for the academic contributions to the ICGA Journal. After many, many years under the outstanding editorship of Professor Jaap van den Herik, who retired from the post earlier this year, we … Continue reading
More information including pairings, results and standing can be found on the WCSC 2016 page. The games in PGN format (zipped) can be found here: WCSC2016.pgn The report can be found here: WCSC2016
Photos of the event can be found on the menu under Computer Olympiad -> 2016 -> Photos -> select your day.
The programme (in pdf) for the 22nd World Championships Computer Chess and the 19th Computer Olympiad can be found here: WCCC_COMPUTERGAMES 2 – 2016.
More information can be found on the WCCC 2016 page. The report can be found here: WCCC2016. The PGN games can be found here (zipped): wccc2016-complete.pgn
We are very honored that Aja Huang will come to Leiden University to give a lecture on AlphaGo on Wednesday June 29, 2016 at 14.00-15.00. It will be in the building opposite the Snellius building.