Date 27 May|30 May 2009
Venue ECOPA Arena i Shizuoka Prefecture , Japan j
Sponsored by The Nihon Ki-in ^The 30th WAGC in Shizuoka Executive Committee
Supervised by The International Go Federation
With the
support of
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs ^ The Japan Foundation ^ Shizuoka Prefecture ^ Fukuroi City ^ The Shizuoka ShimbunEShizuoka Broadcasting System
Sponsor NEC ^ Autodesk,Inc. ^ Chubu Electric Power Co,Inc.^ Kowa Kogyo ^ Suzuyo Co,Ltd.
Financial Support The Tokyo Club
With the
cooperation of
The Kansai Ki-in ^ The Alliance of Shizuoka Branches of the Nihon Ki-in


Starting May 25th Ranka online ithe bulletin of the International Go Federationj will have coverage of the 30th WAGC with news, interviews, photos, commented games and results.