European Go Congress 2019
20 July to 4 August 2019, Brussels

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Guo Juan’s resume

 

  • Learned Go at the age of 9
  • Entered ChengDu game school in 1973
  • Entered China National Go team in 1977
  • Became 5 dan professional in 1985
  • In 1988 started to promote/teach Go in western countries. In 1995 began teaching Go on the internet and established Guo Juan’s Internet Go School.

Today Guo Juan’s Internet Go School has:

  • Registered over 10,000 students from all over the world. Ages between 6 to 86. Levels from beginner to national champions.
  • Published over 1,300 online lessons.
  • Published over 13,000 exercise problems.
  • Basic Course lessons have subtitles in up to 17 languages.
  • Use a “Spaced Repetition System” to enable students of all ages to truly remember what they have learned.

Guo Juan will be at the congress (the first week).

She will give 5 public lectures:

  1. How to punish opponent‘s mistakes part 1 - Middle game - 2019-07-21, Sun 16:30
  2. How to punish opponent’s mistakes part 2 - Joseki - 2019-07-22, Mon 16:30
  3. Direction of play part 1 - 2019-07-25, Thu 16:30
  4. Direction of play part 2 - 2019-07-26, Fri 16:30
  5. AlphaGo 3.3 invasions - 2019-07-27, Sat 16:30

She will also review games

Tournament Prizes

Guo Juan will be donating subscriptions to Guo Juan’s Internet Go School as tournament prizes for the Congress.  Try to win one!