FIDE Arbiters’ Seminar in Sharjah, UAE

seminar logoFrom 26 to 29 May 2016 a FIDE Arbiters’ Seminar was organized in Sharjah, UAE, by the UAE Chess Federation and the Sharjah Chess and Culture Club and under auspices of FIDE.

The Lecturer of the seminar was IA Takis Nikolopoulos (GRE), FIDE Arbiters’ Commission Chairman and FIDE Lecturer and Assistant Lecturers were IA Sultan Al Taher (UAE) and IA Anastasia Sorokina (AUS).

The venue of the Seminar was the Sharjah Chess and Culture Club in Sharjah, UAE.

The lectures were in English language, with translation into Arabic.

Thirty five (35) people from UAE, Syria, India, Philippines, Jordan, Iraq, Yemen and Somalia participated in the Seminar and twenty (20) of them participated in the examination test, held after the end of the lectures

The following succeeded in the test and they will be awarded a norm for the title of the FIDE Arbiter, after the approval of the next FIDE Congress:

Name Fed. Fide- ID
Noof Ahmed UAE 9303537
Amna Al Nuaimi UAE 9302689
Almazan Al Hemeiri UAE 9319093
Manjunath, J. IND 5009553
Manal Hamarsha JOR 811006
Nada Ali UAE 9303952
Jamal Sara UAE 9319085

IA Takis Nikolopoulos
FIDE Arbiters’ Commission