1st Latin American Go Congress

Cancun, Mexico October 13,14,15 2017

Events and Activities

19th Iberoamerican Go Championship

Paris

Emblem event of the Iberoamerican Go Federation

1st Youth Latinamerican Go Championship

Juvenil

For the first time in the history of the region, we will hold this championship

1st Pandanet Go Latin American Team Championship Final Match

Pandanet

Over the board final between Mexico and Argentina

Activities with professionals

simultaneas

Game reviews, lectures and simultaneous games

Go Instructors Seminar

Formación

Taught by professionals from the Kwonkapyong International Baduk Academy (KIBA) for go teachers and instructors from Latin America

2nd Iberoamerican Pair Go Championship

New York

Promoting equitable participation

Venue - Emporio Hotel

The official venue for the 1st Latin American Go Congress will be Hotel Emporio in Cancun, Mexico. Is located in the largest beach area of this turistic paradise.

 

30 minutes from Cancun town, 20 minutes from Cancun International Airport and 10 minutes from the heart of the hotel zone where the best night clubs are, Emporio Hotel gathers the best characteristics between luxury and exclusivity, covering all the requirements an event like this needs.

 

Its exact location is Hotel Km. 17, Boulevard Kukulcan, Urb. Carretera de Logroño, Zona Hotelera, 77500 Cancún, Quintana Roo, México.



Costs

Lodging:

Emporio Hotel-Official venue

Sotavento Hotel-Alternate venue

Double bedroom, ocean view, breakfast included, cost per night:

-Double occupation (1 or 2 adults): $130 USD.

-Cost per person in shared room: $65 USD

Double bedroom, breakfast included, cost per night:

-Double occupation (1 or 2 adults): $62 USD.

-Cost per person in shared room: $31 USD


Transportation Sotavento-Emporio will be provided during the event.



Meals:

 

Breakfast

Lunch

Dinner

Included with lodging.

A box lunch will be given during october 12, 13, and 14 to all the participants of the 19 ° Ibero American Go Championship for a $30 USD fee

Buffet costs $17 USD approximately at Emporio Hotel



Events:

 

Opening dinner

19° Ibero American Go Championship (CIG)

1° Latin American Youth Championship

$20 USD

$30 USD for 3 days

$15 USD for 2 days (exempt if you play the CIG)

Sponsors






Speakers

Enda Hideki 9P

japon

Nihon Kiin Professional

Mateusz Surma 1P

Mateusz Surma

European Go Federation Professional

Cho Hye-yeon 9P

us

Hankuk Kiwon Professional

Youngshin Lee 5P

young

Hankuk Kiwon Professional

Gangsheng Shi 1P

gangsheng

American Go Association Professional

Komatsu Daiki 2P

komatsu

Nihon Kiin Professional

Program

Thursday Oct 12 Friday Oct 13 Saturday Oct 14 Sunday Oct 15 Monday Oct 16
09:00 Round 1 CIG Round 2 CIG Round 3 CIG Guided sightseeing
11:15 Round 2 CIG Round 4 CIG Round 6 CIG
13:30 Players registration Break Break Break
14:30 Pro player lecture PGLATC Final match Pro player lecture Round 1 and 2 CLJG Pro player lecture Round 3 and 4 CLJG
16:30 Simul games Go Instructors Seminar Simul games Go Instructors SeminarSimul games Go Instructors Seminar
19:00 Round 1 Pair Go Crazy Go Round 2 Pair Go Closing ceremony
20:00 Openning dinner Round 3 Pair Go Crazy Go Screening The surrounding game Closing dinner

Results