Just like last year, the event took place at Report Center of the Capital Educational University.
There’re some small exhibition and puzzle selling outside of the center.
Some puzzles from the exhibition.
Chang Fangyuan is one of the main organizer of the event. She was busy working at the day.
Joiner signing in.
Great structure of the Report Center.
M.C, Mr Chen Danyang.
We had hundreds of joiner on that day.
“Important members introduction” taking place.
I didn’t take good pics because I was not standing in a good position. So lot’s of pics were taken from back. My apoligize…
Chairman of Capital Educational University speaking.
Chen Danyang and Kang.
Mr Yu junxiong, the chairman of Beijing toy association, was giving an introduction.
Event Organizer Peter Rasmussen and Zhang Wei speaking, they brought a nice gift to all joiners.
Fangyuan was called to the stage. Peter and Wei appreciate her very much for doing all the works.
Peter holding Fangyuan’s hand tight.
Wu yuanyuan was called to the stage too, he is another main event producer
Both “yuanyuan” speaking on the stage
Zhang Wei thanks agin for all people coming
After the introduction there were several talks taking place. The first one is from Fung Lei, a mathematican. His topic is “Mathematics and experiments”
It’s about combining mathematics and games together to make it more interesting
The next talker is Zhou Xiaoxue.
The topic is “The road to puzzle”. He share his experience on popularizing puzzle.
Speed cubing performance by Beijing Rubik’s Cube Association
Jingjing and Zhouguanchen present a speed cubing competition at the stage
Here came Wang Fubo, another speed cubing presenter
Fangyuan help describing methods of speed cubing
Wang Fubo talked about his secret on speed cubing
And then had a single hand competition with Zhou Guanchen
Another talk was given by Wang ji, the chairman of Alexor Magic Studio
His topic was “Magic is near by”
Next talker: Wang pengyue, the chairman of “Villaslife” Magazine
His topic was “Stand by master”, it’s about his experience on interviewing many puzzle master
Kangkang presenting the way of speedstacks
Performed by Jingjing again
Jingjing performed 3-3-3 and cycle movement of speedstacking
And never forget to make people laugh……
Jingjing and Kangkang went together, performing group cycling
Yangxin, master of tangram, gave another talk.
The topic was “The value, application and popularization of Tangram”
Magic show began! Magican Liu Jixiang
He mainly performed String Magic, which is amazing enough to show people. Some of the audience may even understand how the tricks work.
Wang Yulong, a Ring puzzle master, gave a talk
He gave a brief introduction on ring puzzles, and a general thought on solving them
Zhong Qizheng, Famous burr researcher in china
His topic was “Defying the structire of burr puzzle”
All presentations of this year’s G4G ends here. The next part is free puzzle connection.
Otis Cheng, a puzzle collector, was showing and sharing his puzzles in different type
His booth is quite popular
Photography of Otis Cheng and Peter Rasmussen
Chris Kruger, WCA official felegate, was reading some paper about G4G
And he talked with Peter after the event
Fangyuan appeared suddenly, shocking both men.
The last pic, showing Zheng Ming from Guangzhou. He was taking photos of different puzzles.
People enjoyed very much during the Gathering for Gardner Beijing. Connection was built through different puzzlers from different provinces. This is a very great event. I hope you like this post.