London Chess Conference

8th December 2018 @ 11:00 am – 9th December 2018 @ 4:00 pm
Irish Cultural Centre Blacks Road Hammersmith London

Contact: John Foley Email: Web: [MAP]
The 6th edition of the annual international London Chess Conference. The theme is the Future of Chess in Education. There are many developments in chess teaching methods and also many challenges facing our education systems. What will schools be like like in the future? What part will games play in education? How will children learn? An impressive range of experts will speak on a variety of related topics. Mark Price, until recently Minister of Trade and Industry, will explain how chess helped him in his early life and how chess prepares children for the digital age. He is presenting on Sunday at noon.