The 1st ECU Education Chess Conference will take place on 24-27 October in Batumi, Georgia, during the World Cadets U8, U10, U12 Championships 2016.

Schedule
24 Oct 2016 Monday Arrival day
25 Oct 2016 Tuesday Day 1 Conference
26 Oct 2016 Wednesday Day 2 Conference
27 Oct 2016 Thursday Leaving day

Purpose
- Raise awareness of the educational role of chess in schools.
- Provide an overview of international projects.
- Inform attendees of the latest developments in school chess.
- 1st ECU Education Conference

Partnership
- Ministry of Education, Georgia
- Ministry of Sport and Youth Affairs, Georgia
- European Chess Union
- Georgian Chess Federation

Target groups
- Education authorities and head teachers
- Classroom teachers and chess tutors

Management team
Chairman of conference: Jasper Hall
Director of conference: Georgi Giorgadze
The presenter of survey: John Foley
Programs director: Valerian Gaprindashvili
Coordinators: Martin Huba, Nino Berulava

More information on the ECU website

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