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NYGA Go Workshop

Free Trial Workshop!

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Our workshops are temporarily postponed due to COVID-19. We apologize for the inconvenience.

Check out our online lectures on the NYIG Youtube channel for only $10!


2020 Schedule: February 15, March 14, April 18, May 9, June 13, July 11, August 22, September 12, October 10, November 14, December 12.

Workshop Description

The NYGA Go Workshop is a Go networking event for players who wish to have an all-rounded Go experience beyond classes and tutorials. This is a 5-hour Go enrichment program that meets once per month, featuring a simultaneous game with go pros, an in-depth lecture, and discussions of Go culture: from history to current trends. 


Workshop schedule (Saturday 1:30 – 6:30 pm)

1:30 – 2:00 Theme topic discussion (e.g. AI development, teaching Go to beginners, Go culture)

2:00 – 3:15 Simul Game with teacher (everyone plays with the teacher) and review

3:15 – 3:30 Coffee break

3:30 – 4:30 Lecture Series: Famous Players and their Famous Games

4:30 – 5:30 Paired Games

5:30 – 6:30 Game review from paired games and NYGA Monthly Tournament (must be emailed to in advance).


Restrictions: All participants must be over the age of 13, unless with special permission by an instructor.

Time: The Saturday that follows each NYGA Monthly Tournament (NMT). In December, the workshop will take place on the Saturday prior to the Grand Final.

Venue: New York Institute of Go, 255-05 Northern Blvd, Little Neck, NY.



Single tickets cannot be extended to the next workshop.

* Family plans may be used by registered family members.

** 5-session season tickets can be used in any one 6-month period, and 5-session season tickets can be used in any one 12-month period.

FREE workshop attendance for all first-time participants upon purchase of a season ticket. Otherwise, the first trial workshop is $50. Limited to one per participant.

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