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The lectures and the schedule for the second day of the 2014 Adjudicators' Congress in Stuttgart, GER, follow the pattern that was established for the inaugural day.
The emphasis will be on the Standard dances and the specific Performance Assessment Standards that are applied when the Judging System 2.1 is used.
Sports Director Marco Sietas will present the judging system to the congress.
Sunday 10 Aug 2014 - Standard Dances
12:00 p.m. - Judging System 2.1 by MARCO SIETAS
12:45 p.m. - Systematic Approach to Objective Judging by LUCA BARICCHI
01:15 p.m. - Judging Technical Qualities by PAOLO BOSCO AND SILVIA PITTON
02:30 p.m. - Break
02:45 p.m. - Judging Movement to Music by LUCA BARICCHI
04:00 p.m. - Judging Partnering Skill by MARTINA WESEL-THERHORN
05:15 p.m. - Break
05:30 p.m. - Judging Choreography and Presentation by DOMENICO SOALE AND GIOIA CERASOLI
06:45 p.m. - End of Congress
Important to point out that participants may choose to attend one, two or all three days. Here are the fees.
1 day CHF 100 (day 1) / EURO 85.-
2 days CHF 160 (day 2 and 3) / EURO 130.-
3 days CHF 200 / EURO 160.-