Omikron European Go Congress 2017
This EGC was the biggest in history: more than 800 people participated the Open European Championship and many more participated in the side events – in total over 1000!
Find out everything about the events and the program that took place. We thank all participants for joining in and making it an unforgettable experience! In the next weeks we will update this page with more photos, videos and reports, so that you can recall your joyful memories – or so that know what you missed out! – Your EGC team
Watch all the photos of the OMIKRON European Go Congress 2017! And submit your own photos to share with other participants.
The more commentary the better, right? Diana Koszegi 1p and Kim Seungjun 9p shared their thoughts on Sunday's finale game Ilya Shikshin 1p vs. Mateusz Surma 1p on the Youtube [...]
Correction: In a previous version of this article, Ilya Shikshin's win in St. Petersburg was not mentioned. After a long fought battle with advantages changing sides multiple times, Ilya Shikshin [...]
As always during a congress, Wednesday is an off-day for most tournaments. This leaves time for all manner of different activities: those looking for a more somber and thoughtful experience [...]
The first ever English language analysis on AlphaGo is now available from Hebsacker Verlag: "Invisible. The Games of AlphaGo". Antti Törmänen 1p has compiled all 78 games played by the [...]
Correction: In a previous version of this article Hungary was missing from the participants of the European Team Championship. This has been corrected. Apologies! The Omikron European Go Congress 2017 [...]
Only ten days until EGC 2017 and we cannot wait! We want the congress to work as smoothly as possible, so we have created three phone numbers you can call [...]