38. Chess Olympiad 2008 in Dresden
From 12th to 25th of November 2008
Playing Venue: International Congress Center, Devrientstr. 10, 01067 DresdenSeating Plan
Daily from 13th to 17th of November and 19th to 23rd of November at 3 p.m.
Free Days: 18th and 24th of November
Opening Ceremony: 12th of November, 8 p.m. in the Freiberger Arena, Magdeburger Str. 10, 01067 Dresden
Activs: 2.160, inklusive Arbiters, Attendants, Coaches, Substitutes, FIDE-Officials
Expectes: About 1.000 Spectators per Day on location and many Millions in the Internet.
“World of Chess” with Exhibitions, Analysis, Evening Programme, Autograph Signings, Catering and full of Chess: Daily from 13th to 24th of November from Midday.
Closing Ceremony: After the last round at 25th of November approximately at 4 p.m.
– The media center opens at 11th of November at 13 p.m. – Daily opening hours from 13 p.m.- Mineral water will be provided by the organizers. Further drinks and meals at the service point
All accredited persons during the tournament of the chess olympiad may use tram and busses of the DVB AG for free.
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