“Chess: a Game to be Spread in Schools”Conference

Chess in School conference and Erasmus+ meetings will take place from 11th-14th May 2022 in Zurich, Switzerland.

The Chess in school conference under the “Chess: a Game to be spread in Schools” (CGS) will be held on 14th of May, in Dorint Airport Hotel.

The Conference will be held in the English language and it will be open (free admission) to interested participants: federations officials, teachers, educators, chess instructors etc.

To register for the Conference you just need to send an email to formazione@alfierebianco.com indicating your name, surname, school (or Association, Company, etc..) belonging, your email address and address of the sending/belonging organisation – before 10 may 2022 to be admitted.

The Conference will feature following themes:

  • CGS project overall presentation
  • Psychomotricity on giant chessboard – CATLE/ERASMUS+ project
  • The final report of the CGS research
  • Chess and Coding presentation
  • Guidelines for Teachers presentation
  • Interactive online training platform

The speakers of the Conference includes till now: ECU Secretary General, Theodoros Tsorbatzoglou, Luis Blasco de la Cruz (Club Villalba 64), Davide Della Rina – Turin University, Chairman of ECU EDU Commission Jesper Hall, Miriam Minardi – CSEN, Alessandro Dominici – Alfiere Bianco, ECU president Zurab Azmaiparashvili, ECU Vice President and FIDE Managing Director Dana Reizniece Ozola, and Bea Johner  – President of Chess4kids Association Zurich.

The final program of the Conference can be downloaded here.

The CGS program partners will meet during the TPM3 program which takes place from 11th-13th May also in Zurich. The CGS partners will discuss the modalities and objectives of multiplier events, as well as the updating of teaching models.