From 19 to 25 November 2011 a FIDE Arbiters’ Seminar was organized in Caldas Novas, State of Goias, Brazil by the Brazilian Chess Federation and under the auspices of FIDE.
The venue of the Seminar was the “Convention Center of Caldas Novas”.
The lecturer was IA Antonio Bento (BRA), FIDE Lecturer and Assistant Lecturer was IA Roberto Pablyto (BRA).
The Seminar was organized parallel to the World Youth Championships 2011.
The lectures were in Portuguese language.
26 Arbiters from Brazil, Ecuador, Paraguay, Peru, Portugal and Venezuela participated in the Seminar and 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 FIDE Arbiter title, after the approval of the next FIDE Presidential Board:
Name FIDE ID FED
Eliseu da Silva Batista 2117371 BRA
Jose Carlos Batista Vicente POR
Jonair Pontes 2131781 BRA
Leonardo Valandro Pereira 2148978 BRA
Maurilio Azevedo 2141400 BRA
Miguel Angel Vargas PAR
Paulo Henrique de Faria 2111773 BRA
Rogerio de Souza Santos 2112922 BRA
IA Panagiotis Nikolopoulos
FIDE Arbiters’ Commission