The FIDE Trainers Commission (TRG) has begun the process to appoint our official lecturers for 2021 and we hope to complete the process by the end of February 2021.
TRG Commission Members and the most active lecturers were first invited to apply (pre-approved) and they are:
|1||Mikhail Kobalia||FST, GM||RUS|
|2||Alexander Motylev||FST, GM||PHI|
|3||Yu Shaoteng||FST, GM||IND|
|4||Melikset Khachiyan||FST, GM||USA|
|5||Sami Khader||FST, IM||JOR|
|6||Alonso Zapata||FST, GM||COL|
|7||Ramesh RB||FST, GM||IND|
|8||Antoaneta Stefanova||FST, GM||BUL|
|9||Thomas Luther||FST, GM||GER|
|10||Artur Yusupov||FST, GM||GER|
|11||Ivan Sokolov||FST, GM||CRO|
|12||Dejan Bojkov||FST, GM||BUL|
|13||Sergey Janovsky||FST, GM||RUS|
|14||John Donaldson||FST, IM||USA|
All remaining lecturers in 2020 has now been invited and we will also consider any nominations made by TRG Council members and FIDE Management Board members.
If accepted, with uninimous agreement of the TRG Council, they will however be required to attend an orientation program to familarise themselves with our teaching curriculum and evaluation system.
We have also invited panelists, experts in subject areas relevant to chess training, and they will also be key resources for our Trainer Professional Education & Development Workshops. and so far, two have accepted:
The TRG Council of course still reserves the right, on the recommendation of it’s Chairman, to appointed lecturers as needed on a case to case basis to fulfil our work in specific regions and languages.