7:30 am – 8:30 am
Frank Romano will share his knowledge of and passion for chess at our breakfast meeting at the Gotham dinner. Frank is the president of Frank’s Chess Academy in Leonia. He is a US Chess Federation Advanced Chess Coach, Tournament Director, and expert-rated player, with 25+ years of teaching and directing experience.
His talk will cover the history of chess from its origins over 1500 years ago, to the present day, and will include a demo of chess pieces. He will also talk about the connection between chess and education, and some of his personal experiences in tournaments and meeting famous players.
Gotham City Diner
550 Bergen Boulevard
Ridgefield, NJ 07657