International Chess Master, Olympian and Software Engineer
Dr Alex Davidovic is the father of 2, a seasoned computer programmer and a chess coach.
Dr Alex is passionate about chess. He is an International Chess Master, played professionally for 5 years, and competed in two Chess Olympiads, in Manila (Philippines) in 1992 and Elista (Kalmykia) in 1998, playing the total of 20 games for the Australian team and only losing one, either winning or drawing all other games.
Following Dr Alex's teaching methods, many of his chess students achieved extraordinary results, including one World Champion under 20 and over 10 adult or age-group national champions.
Ever since completing his PhD in Computer and Information Science on the topic of adaptive tutoring systems, Dr Alex has been applying the results of his research to make learning complex concepts such as computer programming and chess easy to master.
He has been a computer programmer since 1991. Over one million people use the software developed by Dr Alex and his company C Point Pty Ltd:
- Antechinus C# Editor, the first-ever integrated environment for the C# programming language
- Antechinus Animator Professional, for creating stop-motion animations
- ...and 300+ other major software projects.