Appointment of new Commission Chairmen Print
Tuesday, 10 March 2009 08:49

Following the finalisation of the new Commission structure agreed in Dresden, the President appointed the following Chairpersons to act until the next General Assembly in 2010.
They are to communicate with General Secretary Ignatius Leong This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it to confirm their respective members.

New FIDE Commission Chairpersons appointeed by FIDE President 2009-2010

No. Name Chairpersons Federation
1 Qualification Commission (Until April 2010 the Chairman will act as the Rating Administrator) Mr. Markkula, Mikko Finland
2 Technical Commission Dr. Filipowicz, Andrzej Poland
2.1 Rules & Tournament Regulations (RTR) Mr. Gijssen, Geurt Netherlands
2.2 Swiss Pairings Programs (SPP) Mr. Krause, Christian Germany
2.3 Technical Administration Panel (TAP) Mr. Stubenvoll, Werner Austria
3 Arbiters Commission Mr. Nikolopoulos, Panagiotis Greece
3.1 Arbiters Seminars & Examinations Panel (ASEP) Mr. Gijssen, Geurt Netherlands
4 Trainers Commission GM Mihalcisin, Adrian Slovenia
5 Events Commission Mr. Leong, Ignatius Singapore
6 Commission for World Championships & Olympiads Mr. Makropoulos, Georgios Greece
7 Development CACDEC Commission Mr. Herbert, Allan Barbados
8 Chess in Schools Commission Prof Blanco, Uvencio Venezuela
9 Commission for Women's Chess GM Polgar, Susan USA
GM Kosteniuk, Alexandra Russia
10 Medical Commission Dr Bellin, Jana England
11 Special Projects Advisers Federation

11.1 Chess Art and Exhibition FIDE Executive Director

11.2 Chess Compositions Mr. Selivanov, Andrei Russia

11.3 Chess for the Disabled Mr. Walsh, Gerry England

11.4 Chess Media Mr. Oganessian, Gaguik Armenia

11.5 Computer and Internet Chess Mr. Petronic, Jovan Serbia

11.6 International Organisations Mr. Gelfer, Israel Israel