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Coupon Go Duplicate Endgame Tournament: Spectator & Dinner February 15, 2015 (02:30 PM PST - 07:30 PM PST)
RSVP Deadline: February 15, 2015 about 4 years ago
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Location: MSRI: Simons Auditorium, Baker Board Room, Commons Room, Atrium
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   Coupon Go Duplicate Endgame Tournament:

   Spectator & Dinner RSVP

    February 15, 2015, beginning at 2:30pm

    RSVP on this page to register for dinner and to attend as a spectator.

   

 

At 2:30 on Sunday afternoon, February 15, MSRI will host a delegation of junior high school students from China, led by Jujo Jiang, a famous professional Go player.  The program will include an introductory lecture on Mathematical Go by Prof. Elwyn Berlekamp.  This will be followed by a "Coupon Go Duplicate Endgame Tournament", in which visitors will also be welcome to participate. Dinner will follow.

Watch Prof. Berlekamp describe his attempts as a mathematician to measure the exact value of go moves, culminating in the creation of "Coupon Go", here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=puK3qYiMKpQ.

To register for dinner and to attend as a spectator, please click the RSVP button on this page in the upper right corner.

Schedule

2:30 Welcoming talks in auditorium.

3:45 Tournament play, round 1 or 2

4:45 Tournament play, round 2 of 2

6:00 Dinner

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