Kaohsiung, Chinese Taipei, November 28, 2015 – The AVC Eastern/South Eastern Chairman and Secretary of Referee Committee Seminar started on Saturday in Kaohsiung, Chinese Taipei, with 15 persons taking part.
Mr Huang Kuo Kwang, vice president of the Chinese Taipei Volleyball Association, and Mr Huang Han Yung, president of the Kaohsiung Volleyball Association, jointly presided over the opening ceremony on November 28.
The two-day seminar is conducted by AVC Referee Committee Chairman Mr Songsak Chareonpong, with a total of 15 chairpersons and secretaries from nine national federations in Eastern Zone and South Eastern Zone including Chinese Taipei, China, Korea, Hong Kong, Malaysia and Thailand participating.
The course, which is conducted in the forms of interactive lectures, group discussion to allow a maximum exchange of views and Q&A session, will be concluded on Sunday, November 29, 2015.
According to Mr Songsak, the main objectives of the seminar are to prepare new generation of referees for the future International Referee Candidate Course aside from promoting both quality and quantity of referees in Asia and supporting all national federations to update all referees’ information regarding the FIVB Referees database and all the organisation and administration between FIVB, AVC and national federations necessarily needed.