ICGA: Globe Computer system Chess Championship, Olympiad, Convention

2022 Earth Laptop Chess Championship

The Intercontinental Pc Game titles Association (ICGA) is incredibly delighted to announce that the 2022 Globe Pc Chess Championship, as effectively as the 2022 Globe Chess Software package Championship and the 2022 World Computer Velocity Chess Championship, will all just take area in Vienna, Austria, hosted by the Global Joint Meeting on Synthetic Intelligence  (IJCAI). The dates are July 23-29, 2022.

For far more facts, get hold of [email protected]

Laptop or computer Olympiad 2022

The 2022 Laptop or computer Olympiad will be held online. You must sign up by July 14, and participate in will commence on July 23. The opposition will be played on the net, but overlapping the Intercontinental Joint Convention on Artificial Intelligence (IJCAI).

Take note that for some competitions, if all the rivals agree, an established non-Ludii internet site can be utilised for the Olympiad competitors. For case in point, a several well-liked games have set up servers that aid personal computer-versus-computer engage in. It may perhaps be more handy for competition to use a internet site they are acquainted with, fairly than acquiring to create a Ludii interface.


In current Olympiads, the following video games have been contested. If your preferred games is not on this list and you know that there are at the very least two probable entrants, please call us and we can add a new video game to the Olympiad.

In the 2021 Olympiad, competitions were held for the next game titles:








  • Amazons &#13
  • Brazilian Draughts &#13
  • Breakthrough &#13
  • Canadian Draughts &#13
  • Chinese Chess &#13
  • Chinese Dim Chess &#13
  • Link6 &#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

Desire has been expressed in acquiring competitions in the pursuing games which have been played in preceding Olympiads: Arimaa, Ataxx, Chinese Checkers, Clobber, Dice Shogi, Gomoku, Kyoto Shogi, Lines of Action, and Santorini.

Critical Dates

    July 14: previous working day to sign-up for the Olympiad
    July 22: registration service fees should be compensated
    July 23-29: competitiveness


Every single party will award a gold medal, and silver and bronze medals depending on the selection of entries. Medal winners will obtain a certification and the appropriate to hold the title Gold/Silver/Bronze Medal winner at the 2021 ICGA Laptop Olympiad.

This 12 months there is a €9,000 prize pool for the Ludii GGP AI Opposition, consisting of 3 €3,000 prizes for the subsequent occasions:


  • Kilothon: Run your Ludii agent around all 1,000+ Ludii game titles. &#13
  • GGP: Run your Ludii agent from other entrants for many unseen video games.  &#13
  • Mastering: Run your Ludii agent towards other entrants for numerous recognised games. 

Entry in the Ludii GGP AI Competitors is totally free.


40 Euro for each and every plan entry. A particular person is permitted to have an entry in a number of competitions. At the very least a single member from each group need to be a member of the ICGA.

Registration will open in June.

Interfacing to Ludii

Info on how to connect your AI system to Ludii can be located at the Ludii web page (beneath “Creating a Ludii Agent“).


The rules for an on line Olympiad are a function in development. You should appear at them thoroughly, as there are variations above preceding a long time: Laptop or computer Olympiad 2020 Regulations.


Thank you to Cameron Browne and the Ludii crew for introducing the community interface to their process. Their assistance for the ICGA Laptop Olympiad is significantly appreciated!

For Additional Data

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

Desktops and Game titles 2022 — Get in touch with for Papers

Welcome to the house web site for the Computers and Video games 2022 meeting. This meeting is 20 several years old and is held in even-numbered years (Innovations in Personal computer Games is in the odd-numbered a long time). It originated in Japan and is now organized by the Intercontinental Computer Games Affiliation.

CG options cutting edge artificial intelligence technologies as applied to pc video games. This year’s meeting is becoming held online November 22-24. It will aspect refereed papers, excellent keynote talks, and other routines.

Submission Guidelines

Papers need to be published in English and can be up to 10 pages in duration (such as references). Please conform to the LNCS type. LaTeX most popular an Overleaf template is available below. Submit a PDF edition of your paper via EasyChair.



  • September 1: Submission deadline &#13
  • Oct 17: Conclusions announced &#13
  • November 7: Final model due &#13
  • November 22-24: Computer systems and Video games 2022 convention

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