The International Baduk Association held a founding ceremony

The International Society of Go Studies held a founding ceremony at the Korea Kiwon Convention Hall on the 17th and announced its full-fledged activities.

The ceremony was attended by about 60 people, including officials from the Baduk world and members of the society, and lasted for about an hour, including the election of the president and auditors, introduction of the advisory group and executives, and watching a video presentation of the society’s vision and activities. 안전놀이터

Nam Chi-hyung, a professor of Baduk University at Myongji University, who was inaugurated as the first president on this day, said, “I am grateful to the many people who helped the society to be established.”

President Chi-Hyung Nam, who said, “The way to inform more about Baduk and why it is good is to have a theoretical basis for it.” made it,” he said.

The International Baduk Society, which took over the Korean Baduk Society, which had been inactive for a long time, aims to establish academics through interdisciplinary research and application of Baduk, promote academic exchanges with world-class Baduk scholars and related organizations, and create an international research environment for Baduk. was founded as

Its main activities include academic research and research on the theory and practice of Baduk, dissemination of Baduk education and creation of an environment, holding academic research presentations and lectures, and publishing and distributing academic journals and other publications.