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Jul 13, 2023

Dear Colleagues and Friends,

We, the board of the Association of Chess Professionals (ACP), hereby declare the dissolution of the organization effective immediately. After our latest…

May 06, 2023

Dear Colleagues,
We announce the results of the Extraordinary General Assembly (EGA). They are as follows:

4 votes for YES
3 votes for NO.
This means…

Apr 15, 2023

Dear Colleagues,
As we announced, the Extraordinary General Assembly follows the General Assembly and will run from 15 April to 1 May.

Here is a reminder of the members…

Apr 15, 2023

Dear Colleagues,
Here are the results of the voting at the ACP General Assembly:

1. I discharge the President for his management during year 2022:

I discharge…

Apr 05, 2023

Please find below the Treasurer's report for 2022, in the usual format. Download the appendices here.

REVENUE € 2.940 Sponsorship  € 0 Membership fees 2022 € 2.940    …
Mar 23, 2023

Dear Colleagues,

The year 2022 was a turning point for the ACP when we tried to give the organisation a different direction.

We devised a strategic plan with two main changes in…

Mar 21, 2023

Dear Colleagues,
According to our Statute, Article 12, “The Association is run by a board of 11 members elected for 4 years by the General Assembly.”

Following our…

Jan 26, 2023

The General Assembly will take place from 1-14 April, when the voting for the new ACP Board will happen.

Starting today, 25 January, you are invited to submit your applications to form…

Jan 24, 2023

Cooperation with Chessify -, the cloud platform that offers powerful engines for rent.

The importance of high-quality analysis and the use of high-end engines is a…

Dec 17, 2022

In November 2020 ACP published a proposal about possible changes to the World Championship cycle. It proposed a democratic and all-inclusive system that would involve all players in the world in…

Oct 08, 2022

Dear Colleagues,

In this article we'd like to inform you about a proposal that we have been working on for some time.

The chess pyramid is structured in such a way that the…

Oct 08, 2022

After the eventful summer ACP continues with organisation of streams on its Twitch channel.

This time we want to tackle an important issue for every chess player - how to handle their…

Jul 22, 2022

In view of the FIDE Presidential Election (August 7, 2022, at the FIDE General Assembly in Chennai, India), the Association of Chess Professionals hosted a round table discussion: The Next 4 Years…

May 31, 2022

As our host Dina Belenkaya announced during the last panel discussion on Gender Equality, ACP’s next stream was planned to be about sexism in chess.

The content material was ready, we…

May 09, 2022

The General Assembly of the ACP took place from 20 to 30 April 2022.

All the Premium and Standard Members since 20 April 2021 had the right to vote in the Assembly.
The voting was…