September 24, 2023


Your Partner in the Digital Era

ICGA: Earth Computer Chess Championship, Olympiad, Convention

2022 Globe Pc Chess Championship

The Worldwide Laptop or computer Online games Association (ICGA) is incredibly happy to announce that the 2022 World Computer Chess Championship, as well as the 2022 Environment Chess Application Championship and the 2022 Environment Computer Pace Chess Championship, will all consider spot in Vienna, Austria, hosted by the Global Joint Meeting on Artificial Intelligence  (IJCAI). The dates are July 23-29, 2022.

For a lot more facts, speak to [email protected]

Laptop Olympiad 2022

The 2022 Pc Olympiad will be held on the web. You have to register by July 14, and play will start on July 23. The competition will be played on line, but overlapping the International Joint Convention on Synthetic Intelligence (IJCAI).

Observe that for some competitions, if all the competition agree, an proven non-Ludii site can be utilised for the Olympiad opposition. For case in point, a several preferred video games have recognized servers that facilitate pc-as opposed to-computer system perform. It could be more practical for rivals to use a web site they are common with, rather than possessing to construct a Ludii interface.

Video games

In recent Olympiads, the adhering to online games have been contested. If your most loved video games is not on this record and you know that there are at least two prospective entrants, make sure you make contact with us and we can include a new match to the Olympiad.

In the 2021 Olympiad, competitions have been held for the following online games:








  • Amazons &#13
  • Brazilian Draughts &#13
  • Breakthrough &#13
  • Canadian Draughts &#13
  • Chinese Chess &#13
  • Chinese Darkish Chess &#13
  • Connect6 &#13
  • Draughts


  • EinStein Würfelt Nicht &#13
  • Go (9×9) &#13
  • Havannah (8×8) &#13
  • Havannah (10×10) &#13
  • Hex (11×11) &#13
  • Hex (13×13) &#13
  • Hex (19×19) &#13
  • Mahjong


  • Mini Shogi &#13
  • Nonogram, Othello (8×8) &#13
  • Othello (10×10) &#13
  • Outer-Open up Gomoku &#13
  • Surakarta &#13
  • Sylver Coinage

Curiosity has been expressed in owning competitions in the following video games which have been played in earlier Olympiads: Arimaa, Ataxx, Chinese Checkers, Clobber, Dice Shogi, Gomoku, Kyoto Shogi, Traces of Action, and Santorini.

Significant Dates

    July 14: past working day to sign-up for the Olympiad
    July 22: registration expenses need to be compensated
    July 23-29: competitors


Each celebration will award a gold medal, and silver and bronze medals dependent on the variety of entries. Medal winners will obtain a certificate and the ideal to maintain the title Gold/Silver/Bronze Medal winner at the 2021 ICGA Laptop or computer Olympiad.

This yr there is a €9,000 prize pool for the Ludii GGP AI Level of competition, consisting of a few €3,000 prizes for the pursuing activities:


  • Kilothon: Run your Ludii agent over all 1,000+ Ludii video games. &#13
  • GGP: Operate your Ludii agent from other entrants for numerous unseen games.  &#13
  • Discovering: Run your Ludii agent versus other entrants for numerous regarded game titles. 

Entry in the Ludii GGP AI Competitiveness is totally free.


40 Euro for just about every program entry. A individual is authorized to have an entry in numerous competitions. At the very least a person member from every team must be a member of the ICGA.

Registration will open up in June.

Interfacing to Ludii

Information and facts on how to join your AI plan to Ludii can be discovered at the Ludii web-site (below “Creating a Ludii Agent“).


The procedures for an on the net Olympiad are a operate in progress. Remember to appear at them meticulously, as there are adjustments about earlier a long time: Personal computer Olympiad 2020 Guidelines.


Thank you to Cameron Browne and the Ludii staff for including the network interface to their process. Their help for the ICGA Laptop or computer Olympiad is significantly appreciated!

For More Data

    Hiroyuki Iida ([email protected])
    Jonathan Schaeffer ([email protected])

Desktops and Games 2022 — Get in touch with for Papers

Welcome to the property webpage for the Computer systems and Online games 2022 meeting. This meeting is 20 many years previous and is held in even-numbered a long time (Advances in Computer Video games is in the odd-numbered years). It originated in Japan and is now structured by the Intercontinental Personal computer Online games Affiliation.

CG functions reducing edge synthetic intelligence technology as used to computer system games. This year’s convention is remaining held on line November 22-24. It will aspect refereed papers, remarkable keynote talks, and other functions.

Submission Recommendations

Papers have to be composed in English and can be up to 10 webpages in length (like references). Make sure you conform to the LNCS type. LaTeX chosen an Overleaf template is available right here. Post a PDF version of your paper via EasyChair.



  • September 1: Submission deadline &#13
  • Oct 17: Choices announced &#13
  • November 7: Last version because of &#13
  • November 22-24: Personal computers and Games 2022 meeting

For much more information, remember to go right here.