Guo Juan, 5p
- 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:
- How to punish opponent‘s mistakes part 1 - Middle game - 2019-07-21, Sun 16:30
- How to punish opponent’s mistakes part 2 - Joseki - 2019-07-22, Mon 16:30
- Direction of play part 1 - 2019-07-25, Thu 16:30
- Direction of play part 2 - 2019-07-26, Fri 16:30
- AlphaGo 3.3 invasions - 2019-07-27, Sat 16:30
She will also review games
Guo Juan will be donating subscriptions to Guo Juan’s Internet Go School as tournament prizes for the Congress. Try to win one!