President

Lothar Hirneise

CEOs

Grandmaster Falko Bindrich

International Master Tobias Hirneise

Trainer

Grandmaster Zigurds Lanka
Grandmaster Spyridon Skembris
WGM Bettina Trabert
Grandmaster Alexej Shirov
Grandmaster Viktor Bologan
Grandmaster Lubomir Ftacnik
Grandmaster Mihail Marin

Support
Marianne Volk
FM Jens Hirneise


Tournament Director Germany

Jürgen Kehr

Partner
Alex Günsberg
Bernhard Jehle - ChessWare
Manuel Outerelo Ucha - Escuela de Ajedrez Internacional Kasparov - Marcote
Grandmaster Arthur Kogan
Werner Rupp
Junaid Ahmad
Konstantin Bazarov
Demosthenes Dantas
Evtim Stevanov
FM José Riverol
Luis Horacio Payán Del Rio

Contributors

GM Das Neelotpal

IM Daniel Semcesen

IM Erik Kislik

WFM Alisa Frey

Lukas Winterberg

Media Partner
Play Chess online on Chess.com

Werner Rupp
Schachwelt

Hubert Ebner
Schach-Aktiv

Junaid Ahmad
Black & White India


Hotel Partner

Burj-Al-Arab Hotel


Hilton Vilamoura

Jebel Ali Golf Resort & Spa