1. Invitation, organizers, venue The European Chess Union and Serbian Chess Federation are organizing the 17th European Senior Team Championship from June 24 to July 4, 2017.This is the official invitation to all national chess federations of the European Chess Union (ECU) to participate in the European Senior Team Championships for men and women born in the year of 1967 or earlier. The championships will be held in Novi Sad, the capital city of the Autonomous Province of Vojvodina, which is 70 km away from Belgrade.