Games from the Future of Go Summit

The Future of Go Summit

In May 2017, AlphaGo teamed up with China’s best Go players for a five day festival of Go and artificial intelligence in the game's birthplace, China.

The ‘Future of Go Summit’ featured a variety of game formats, specifically designed to explore the mysteries of the game. These formats included:

  • “Ke Jie vs AlphaGo” — A classic 1:1 match of three games between AlphaGo and the world’s number one player, Ke Jie
  • “Pair Go” — Top professionals Gu Li and Lian Xiao each had their own AlphaGo teammate. They alternated moves, taking the concept of ‘learning together’ quite literally
  • “Team Go” — Five top players: Chen Yaoye, Zhou Ruiyang, Mi Yuting, Shi Yue and Tang Weixing, teamed up to test AlphaGo’s creativity and adaptability using their combined style

You can explore and download these games below.

Making history

AlphaGo is the first computer program to defeat a professional human Go player, the first to defeat a Go world champion, and is arguably the strongest Go player in history.