16th Advances in Computer Games Conference


The sixteenth conference on Advances in Computer and Games (ACG2019) will be held in Macao, in conjunction with the 22nd Computer Olympiad, the World Computer Chess Championships and the International Joint Conference on Artificial Intelligence (one of the premier academic AI research conferences).

The ACG conference is an internationally renowned conference that publishes the studies of artificial intelligence in computer games.

All participants who are registered for the IJCAI conference, also taking place in the Venetian, are welcome to attend the ACG conference free of charge (subject to available seating). Those IJCAI participants who wish to join the ACG lunches will be asked to pay for their lunches at cost, but will be welcome to participate in the coffee breaks free of charge.


ACG 2019 will be held during August 11-13, 2019.

ICGA 2019 Chess Events


The International Computer Games Association (ICGA) is very pleased to announce that the 2019 World Computer Chess Championship, as well as the 2019 World Chess Software Championship and the 2019 World Computer Speed Chess Championship, will all take place in Macau, alongside the International Joint Conference on Artificial Intelligence (IJCAI) 2019.

Competition Schedule

The competition will be on 10-16 August 2019.

Website URL

For more details, please refer to following webpages : Rule , Plan , and Entry Form .

Computer Olympiad 2019


This event consists of tournaments for computer programs playing various strategy games (other than Chess). For example Go, Shogi, Chinese Chess.

Website URL

For more details, please visit the competition webpage : http://www.icga.org