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Over 1.000 pre-registrations!

Over 1.000 pre-registrations!

The unbelievable has happened and we have passed the 1.000 player milestone for pre-registrations! To be exact, currently we are at 1010 players and counting. We are working hard to offer you many interesting activities during your time in Pisa. Very soon we should be able to reveal some more details on congress features we haven't shown off yet. Thank you so much for your support and for your...

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Pisa 2018 pre-registration reaches record numbers

Pisa 2018 pre-registration reaches record numbers

At 960+ people, pre-registration for Pisa is exceeding all our expectations. With three months still to go, EGC 2018 appears to be growing as big, if not bigger than the already record-breaking congresses in Oberhof, Germany, last year and St. Petersburg, Russia, the year before. Thank you for your support in making this happen! A few statistics: The biggest share of participants is from Germany...

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Less than 50% of rooms left in S.M.S. student house & new special hotel discounts up to 15%

Less than 50% of rooms left in S.M.S. student house & new special hotel discounts up to 15%

Accommodation in Pisa for the Summer can be tricky so we're keeping you up to date on the situation so all of you can find a room for the congress. S.M.S. student house with our special arrangement is very popular with many EGC guests. This also means, however, that over 50% of the rooms at S.M.S. are already booked. If you were thinking of staying there, please decide quickly before somebody...

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Excursions and activities with special discounts for EGC guests

Excursions and activities with special discounts for EGC guests

To give you a taste of what's to come during EGC outside the Go board, you can now have a look at our new Excursions page. It is split between the activities and events we are offering (group visits to nearby cities, cultural heritage sites, hangouts at the beach, etc.) and those that are organised by the Pisa Convention Bureau. Please note that the list for our activities is not final yet! We...

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New EGC price rates for April!

New EGC price rates for April!

We've reached a new congress fee price rate for April and May. From now until May 31st you can still get a discount of up to ~20%: instead of paying 230 EUR for two weeks, you pay 185 EUR. Make sure to register in time to benefit! We are currently at 840 registered members, so you will be in good company.    

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Learn Italian and cheap flights

Learn Italian and cheap flights

Here again we have some new info about the European go congress in Pisa. We have reached 772 registrations on our web site! The current subscription rate (170 € for the whole congress period) will expire at the end of March. You can pay using PayPal, bank transfer or various payment cards (Visa, MasterCard, American Express, Bancontact, Giropay, iDEAL, SOFORT.). Whether you have already...

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Low price high quality

Low price high quality

Be sure visit the dedicated page to get updated info!   Dear players We are delighted to be able to inform you that we have reached an agreement for low price and high quality accommodation near to Palazzo dei Congressi. We strongly advise you to book as soon as possible, not just for the low price but also to ease the management process and provide you the best support during your stay. ...

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Forum and visa invitation letters

Forum and visa invitation letters

As we write this we have reached 710 registered players! The current subscription rate (170 € for the whole congress period) will expire at the end of march 2018. You can pay using PayPal, bank transfer or credit cards (Visa, MasterCard, American Express, Bancontact, Giropay, iDEAL, SOFORT.). If you need a Visa invitation letter, please visit this page to get more information. We invite...

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Volunteers and supporters

Volunteers and supporters

As we write this we have reached 660 registered players!You can became an EGC2018 supporter making a silver or a gold subscription (in addition to normal subscription). Silver and gold subscription will guarantee you several benefits, including Pick-Up-Service, EGC 2018's souvenirs, a special gift consisting of typical Italian food and wine products and a free reserved lecture!We need many...

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Happy new year

Happy new year

As we write this we have reached 622 registered players! The current subscription rate (170 € for the whole congress period) will expire at the end of march 2018. You can pay using PayPal, bank transfer or credit cards (Visa, MasterCard, American Express, Bancontact, Giropay, iDEAL, SOFORT.). We suggest you to find an accommodations as soon as possible. In the accomodation page you can...

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Flights & miscellaneous

Flights & miscellaneous

As we write this we have reached 478 registered players! Below you can find a table with the number of registered players by nation (updated to last week). You can pay using PayPal, bank transfer or credit cards (Visa, MasterCard, American Express, Bancontact, Giropay, iDEAL, SOFORT.). The current subscription rate (150 € for the whole congress period) will expire at the end of 2017. ...

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Tariff & awards

Tariff & awards

During the EGC in Oberhof about 300 players registered for the EGC in Pisa. As we write this we have reached 457 registered players! You can pay using PayPal, bank transfer or credit cards (Visa, MasterCard, American Express, Bancontact, Giropay, iDEAL, SOFORT). The current subscription rate (150 € for the whole congress period) will expire at the end of 2017. Below you can find a list of...

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Low tariff for registrations by the end of EGC 2017

Low tariff for registrations by the end of EGC 2017

As we write this we have reached 147 registered players! You can pay using PayPal, bank transfer or credit cards (Visa, MasterCard, American Express, Bancontact, Giropay, iDEAL, SOFORT.). The current tariff (130 € for the whole congress period) will expire at the end of EGC 2017. We are also preparing a Japanese version of the web site. Some representatives of the EGC 2018 Committee will...

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Implementations: Paypal and Accommodations

Implementations: Paypal and Accommodations

Still more than a year to go before the congress, and we’ve already reached 120 participants! Woo-Hoo! From May 2017 the subscription price will be increased (but still very low), and finally you can pay online through paypal. Also, on our accommodation page, our suggestions for rooms and apartments have been included.Check it out! Italian Go Federation

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Welcome to Italy

Welcome to Italy

EGC 2018 is going to be held in Pisa, historical city of Tuscany, in the central-west side of our country. Although Pisa is known worldwide for its leaning tower, the city offers more than 20 other historic monuments and the beautiful sights of the River Arno. (Not to mention the delicious food! ; )) The city is at 10km from the sea, and the summer temperature is 16-29°C. Nearby, you can find...

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The EGC2018 Website is online!

The EGC2018 Website is online!

The European Go Congress 2018 Website is now up!Here you can find all the news about the Congress and the details of the tournament.From now on, registration for the tournaments will be available, after site registration and logging into your personal area. We hope to see you all in Pisa 2018! ; )F.I.G.G. Federazione Italiana Gioco Go

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