All the Prsidents of the Ifs as well as the Founding President of IMSA attended the Press conference staged by SportAccord in Beijing, at which the World Mind Games were presented to the media.
It was announced that a number of television companies would be covering the Games. In addition information will also be published on Internet through the official website at www.worldmindgames.net/en and the official Facebook page at www.facebook.com/SportAccord as well as through the International Federations’ own websites. It is anticipated that the Games will reach a very large audience – expected to be around 300 million people – through these mediums.
The Presidents of the International Federations of Bridge, Chess, Draughts, Go and Xiangqi together with the Sports Ambassadors from each discipline were presented to the media.