[Computer-go] Side events at EGC 2017
3-Hirn-Verlag at gmx.de
Tue Feb 21 07:17:24 PST 2017
I have been asked by Pawel Morawiecki, if there will be interesting
side events in the European Go Congress 2017.
> I plan to come for EGC for 5 days or so. But i don't know which
> week should i choose. Are there any attractive side events ?
> I know that the movie "Surrounding game" is to be played 24th June.
On Thursday, July 22, there will be a (large) Board Game evening.
For Wednesday, August 02, a new codecentric Challenge is intended:
strong human vs a go program running onsite on a mobile phone or smartphone.
> Something changed about AlphaGo?
Good question. We still hope that Deepmind understands what a great opportunity
a presentation in the EGC (the largest Go event in the world, in number of
participants) would mean. But,. hope is last to die.
Would be grateful for your recommendation.
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