Intellias announces the All-Ukrainian chess tournament for IT specialists

Intellias announces the All-Ukrainian chess tournament for IT specialists


Intellias organizes its eighth chess tournament among IT specialists. This time the Intelligent Chess Challenge will be held online and nationwide. While previously the tournament included participants from Lviv and Kyiv only, this year we invite IT specialists from all over Ukraine: developers, QA engineers, project managers, DevOps, business analysts and others. 

The traditional date of the tournament has also been changed. Instead of a winter tournament, this year the competition will take place on March 13. The format of the even is speed chess: every participant will have 10 minutes for a chess game plus 2 seconds per move. Overall, participants will play 11 rounds in accordance with the Swiss system. The tournament will be held on a platform, which has sufficient anti-cheating algorithms. 

Intellias will award tournament finalists, the best chess players in the chosen technical categories, and the best female chess player.

To learn more about the tournament and to register for participation, please follow this link.

Online translation of the tournament will be available on Intellias Facebook page on March 13.

About Intellias

Intellias is one of the biggest Ukrainian IT companies that brings together more than 1500 professionals. The company is based in Ukraine with engineering centers in Kyiv, Lviv, Odesa, Kharkiv and Ivano-Frankivsk, a delivery center in Poland and representative offices in Germany, USA, and Saudi Arabia. More than 2 billion people use software products developed by our engineers.

In 2018 Intellias was recognized by Inc. 5000 as one of the fastest-growing privately held companies in Europe. The company has been featured in the 2019 Global Outsourcing 100 list by IAOP, recognized by Inc. 5000, acknowledged in the GSA UK Awards, and named the winner of a Silver Stevie Award in the 17th Annual International Business Awards.

In 2020 Intellias was ranked as the best IT employer and 5th best employer across all industries by Forbes Ukraine. The same year the company was recognized as the best IT employer among the biggest service companies in Ukraine according to Intellias has also won the award "Bicycle-Friendly Employer of the Year" from U-Cycle.