From 19 to 22 April 2012 a FIDE Arbiters’ Seminar was organized in Sochi, Russia, by the Russian Chess Federation and under the auspices of FIDE.
The Lecturer was IA Alexander Shaab (RUS), FIDE Lecturer, and Assistant Lecturer was IA Viatcheslav Ivanov (RUS).
The language of the Seminar was Russian.
Sixteen (16) national arbiters from Russia participated in the Seminar and six (6) of them took part in the examination test held after the lectures.
The following succeeded in the test and they will be awarded a FA Norm, after the approval of the next FIDE Congress:
Deniapkin, Konstantin F. 4136314 RUS
Semeniuk, Natalia 4158490 RUS
IA Panagiotis Nikolopoulos
FIDE Arbiters’ Commission