The World Sudoku Championship and the World Puzzle Championship 2020 are organized by Beijing Sudoku Association and will take place in Shanghai/China on behalf of the World Puzzle Federation (WPF). To participate in one or both competitions, you would have to be a member of the World Puzzle Federation. As of February 21st 2020 the WPF has 30 official members, which means 30 countries are permanently represented by a national puzzle association. These are: Bangladesh, Brazil, Bulgaria, China, Croatia, Czech Republic, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, India, Italy, Japan, Korea, Latvia, Netherlands, Philippines, Poland, Romania, Russia, Serbia, Slovakia, Switzerland, Thailand, Turkey, United Kingdom, USA. Further there are personal members from different countries: Australia, Austria, Belarus, Belgium, Canada, Denmark, DR of Congo, Iran, Israel, Luxembourg, Lebanon, Singapore, Slovenia, Spain, Uruguay. If you have the citizenship of a country which is an official WPF member, you would have to get in contact with the board of the national puzzle association to find out about the national championships and if you can qualify for the world championships. If you can’t find your country on the list of official members you would have to get in contact with the WPF to find out, if you can become a personal member. The fee as a personal member is 50€/year. On the homepage of the WPF you can find the contact information on the board members of the WPF, as well as the contact information on the official members and the personal members - they might be able to help you with your application. www.worldpuzzle.org The members will be informed when the registration process starts and how many participants are allowed to take part in the championships.

There are two hotels for the event. The entry fee is as follows: (一)、Academic exchange center of East China Normal University 1、Payment by 30st June WSC: €340 WPC: €440 WSCWPC: €590 The cost of a single room increases by 40% 2、Payment by 31st July WSC: €375 WPC: €475 WSCWPC: €645 The cost of a single room increases by 40% 3、Payment by 31st August WSC: €410 WPC: €510 WSCWPC: €690 The cost of a single room increases by 40% (二)、International Exchange Center of East China Normal University 1、Payment by 30st June WSC: €300 WPC: €400 WSCWPC: €550 The cost of a single room increases by 40% 2、Payment by 31st July WSC: €335 WPC: €435 WSCWPC: €600 The cost of a single room increases by 40% 3、Payment by 31st August WSC: €370 WPC: €470 WSCWPC: €640 The cost of a single room increases by 40% Contact us: info@wspc2020.com

Recommended itineraries during the event There are three options: 1、Hangzhou、Suzhou、Wuzhen(4days) Itinerary: DAY1: Take bus to Wuzhen, which is top among the ancient townsin regions south of Yangtze River with its original water features and the cultural heritage of the millennium. It is a 5A-level scenic spot.Then go to Hangzhou. DAY2: Take a boat tour of the West Lake, three pools mirroring the moon, Dreaming of tiger springat Hupao Valley, and overlook Leifeng Tower. DAY3: Visit Lingyin Temple and HeFang street, Then go to Suzhou. Visit Tiger Hill, Guanqian Street. DAY4: Visit Humble Adminstrator's Garden and HanShan Temple then back to Shanghai. Price: 2480RMB/Per(at least 10 people) 2080RMB/Per(at least 20 people) Include: Shuttle air-conditioned bus, Standard room of four star hotel, Tickets, Meals,Tour guide, Insurance 2、HANG ZHOU(2 DAYS) Itinerary: DAY1: Take bus to HangZhou(about 2 hours), lunch,Take a boat tour of the West Lake, three pools mirroring the moon, Dreaming of tiger spring at Hupao Valley,and overlook Lei feng Tower. DAY2: Visit Lingyin Temple and HeFang street, then back to Shanghai. Price: 960RMB/Per(at least 10 people) 710RMB/Per(at least 20 people) Include: Shuttle air-conditioned bus, Standard room of four star hotel, Tickets, Meals, Tour guide, Insurance 3、HangZhou、Wuzhen(3 days) Itinerary: DAY1: Take bus to Wuzhen, which is top among the ancient townsin regions south of Yangtze River with its original water features and the cultural heritage of the millennium. It is a 5A-level scenic spot.Then go to Hangzhou. DAY2: Take a boat tour of the West Lake, three pools mirroring the moon, Dreaming of tiger springat Hupao Valley, and overlook Leifeng Tower. DAY3: Visit Lingyin Temple and HeFang street,then back to Shanghai. Price: 1530RMB/Per(at least 10 people) 1380RMB/Per(at least 20 people) Include: Shuttle air-conditioned bus, Standard room of four star hotel, Tickets, Meals,Tour guide, Insurance Tourism Consulting Contact: 904361534@qq.com