Event Overview

About FWCCC 2024

Welcome to the prestigious FIDE World Corporate Chess Championship 2024, where the world’s leading companies converge for a thrilling display of strategic prowess and team camaraderie. Approved by the FIDE Council, this championship stands as a testament to the fusion of corporate excellence and the timeless art of chess.

Mark your own journey


Mark your calendars for a journey through the online qualifiers to the grand finale in the heart of New York City. The championship kicks off with the online qualifiers, held on the renowned chess platform Lichess, spanning from March 16th to April 14th. Teams will battle it out in a series of matches, striving to secure their spot in the knockout stage.

   *Qualifier Schedule:*

   – A: Saturday, 16th March – Blitz format

   – B: Sunday, 17th March – Rapid format

   – C: Saturday, 23rd March – Blitz format

   – D: Sunday, 24th March – Rapid format

   – E: Saturday, 6th April – Blitz format

   – F: Sunday, 7th April – Rapid format

   – G: Saturday, 13th April – Blitz format

   – H: Sunday, 14th April – Rapid format

The intensity heightens on April 20th with the Online Knockout, where the top contenders face off in a thrilling showdown. Only the best will advance to the grand stage, culminating in the Finals from June 15th to 17th in New York City, where the world’s corporate elite will vie for the title of FIDE World Corporate Chess Champion 2024.

championship stands as a testament to the fusion of corporate excellence and the timeless art of chess.

Are you ready to step into the Finals?

New York Finals

Immerse yourself in the electric atmosphere of the Finals, set against the iconic backdrop of New York City. From the dazzling lights of Times Square to the historic charm of Central Park, experience the pulse of the city that never sleeps. The finals will be a celebration of talent, strategy, and corporate excellence, culminating in a grand spectacle that will leave a lasting impression.


Join us as we crown the champions amidst the glitz and glamour of the Big Apple. With participation fees covered by FIDE, this is an opportunity not to be missed!