[Computer-go] November KGS bot tournament

Hideki Kato hideki_katoh at ybb.ne.jp
Thu Oct 26 21:13:46 PDT 2017

Oh, I didn't notice.  Soooo sad.

Since AlphaGo, almost all academic organizations have 
stopped development but, instead, companies and privates 
are very actively developing these days.  Perhaps, many of 
them don't know this tournament.


Hiroshi Yamashita: <4EDFAD125423416E9D75B2650D2040B1 at i3540>:
>Hi Nick,


>> this will be the last of the series of KGS bot tournaments.


>Thank you for holding KGS tournament since 2005.

>On CGOS, there are always some new comers.

>I hope they also enter KGS bot tournament.



>Hiroshi Yamashita



>----- Original Message ----- 

>From: "Nick Wedd" <maproom at gmail.com>

>To: <computer-go at computer-go.org>

>Sent: Thursday, October 26, 2017 4:43 PM

>Subject: [Computer-go] November KGS bot tournament



>The November KGS bot tournament will be on Sunday, November 5th, starting

>at 16:00 UTC and ending by 22:00 UTC.  It will use 19x19 boards, with

>time limits

>of 14 minutes each and very fast Canadian overtime, and komi of 7½.  It

>will be a Swiss tournament.  See http://www.gokgs.com/tournInfo.jsp?id=112



>Please register by emailing me at maproom at gmail.com, with the words "KGS

>Tournament Registration" in the email title.

>With the falling interest in these events since the advent of AlphaGo, it

>is likely that this will be the last of the series of KGS bot tournaments.




>Nick Wedd      maproom at gmail.com



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