The Fairmont Hotel has been chosen as the Venue for the FIDE World Chess Cup 2015. The World Chess Cup 2015 tournament will be held in the Grand Ballroom of Fairmont Baku hotel. The grand Ballroom of the hotel will allow the players to give their best performance in a comfortable and spacious area. The elegant and sober decor that been selected for its calm atmosphere in which the participants can concentrate better on their moves, and play for the title of the Winner of World Cup.
Occupying the northern tower of iconic Flame Towers complex, Fairmont Baku hotel features the stunning views on the city and Caspian Sea. Offering over 2,500 square meters of versatile meeting and function space Fairmont Baku is a favorite venue for city wide events and conferences. The few events hosted at the hotel can be mentioned in this context:
- The 23rd Annual Session of the OSCE Parliamentary Assembly was held at the Fairmont Hotel Congress Centre under the theme "Helsinki +40: Towards Human Security for All"
- The first meeting of the advisory council of energy ministers from the states participating in the Southern Gas Corridor project
- Baku 2015 European Games diplomatic briefing for heads of diplomatic missions accredited to Azerbaijan and other comparable events also had taken place at Fairmont Hotel in Baku