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

Professional from Nihon Kiin

Mateusz Surma 1P

Mateusz Surma

European Go Federation Professional

North American professional

us

To be defined

North American professional

us

To be defined

Korean professional

corea

To be defined

Korean professional

corea

To be defined

Program

Thursday 12Friday 13Saturday 14Sunday 15Monday 16
09:00 1st Round CIG3rd Round CIG5th Round CIGGuided sightseeing (to be defined)
11:15 2nd Round CIG4th Round CIG6th Round CIG 
13:30Players registrationBreakBreakBreak 
14:30 Pro player lecture/ PGLATC Final matchPro player lecture/ CLJG 1st and 2nd RoundPro player lecture/ CLJG 3rd and 4th Round 
16:30 Simultanoeus game exhibit/ Go Instructors SeminarSimultanoeus game exhibit/ Go Instructors SeminarSimultanoeus game exhibit/ Go Instructors Seminar 
19:00Opening dinnerSpecial ActivitiesSpecial ActivitiesClosing ceremony 
20:00  Screening "The Surrounding game"Closing dinner

Registered