The Third Go Congress will start on Thursday 28th September 2017 and will run for four days at The University of Sydney.  The highest placed Australian Go Association member in Division 1 will be the 2017 AGA National Champion.

The closing ceremony will be on Sunday evening 1st October 2017.  The schedule is as follows:

Thursday 28th Sept

09:00 to 15:00 – Registration and Reception

10:30 to 12:30 Stream 1 – Professional simultaneous games (max 10 boards) – (Jaeho Yang 9P)

11:00 to 12:30 Stream 2 – Professional lecture – (An Younggil)

12:30 to 14:00 Lunch

14:00 to 16:00 Stream 1 – Professional simultaneous games (max 10 boards) – (Jaeho Yang 9P)

14:00 to 16:00 Stream 2 – Professional simultaneous games (max 10 boards) – (An Younggil 8P)

16:00 to 17:30 Break

17:30 to 19:00 Stream 1 – Movie – The Surrounding Game

17:30 to 19:00 Stream 2 – Professional lecture

Friday 29th Sept

09:16 to 09:45 – Opening Ceremony

10:00 to 12:30 – Round 1

12:30 to 13:00 – Lunch

13:00 to 15:30 – Round 2

17:00 to 18:30 – AGA Annual General Meeting (for AGA members only)

17:00 to 19:00 Stream 1 – Professional game review of player’s games (8 x 15 minute sessions)

17:00pm to 19:00pm Stream 2 – Professional game review of player’s games (8 x 15 minute sessions)

Saturday 30th Sept

09:00 to 12:00 – Round 3

12:00 to 12:30 – Lunch

12:30 t0 15:00 – Round 4

15:30 t0 17:30 – Round 5

17:30 to 19:00 Stream 1 – Lightning tournament

17:30 to 19:00 Stream 2 – Professional game review of player’s games (6 x 15 minute sessions)

17:30 to 19:00 Stream 3 – Professional game review of player’s games (6 x 15 minute sessions)

Sunday 1st October

09:00 to 12:00 – Round 6

12:00 to 12:30 – Lunch

12:30 to 15:30 – Round 7

15:30 to 16:30 – Light refreshments and social

16:30 to 17:30 – Prize giving and closing ceremony