- 3-TIME US WOMEN’S CHESS CHAMPION – WGM ANJELINA BELAKOVSKAIA
- CATALINA FOOTHILLS CHESS ACADEMY PARENTS
- FLANDRAU SCIENCE CENTER
- NUMEROUS TUCSON COMPANIES AND ORGANIZATIONS, INCLUDING THE UNIVERSITY OF ARIZONA, COLLEGE OF SCIENCE AND MATH DEPARTMENT
- UNITED STATES CHESS FEDERATION
- FREEMAN PLUMMER LAW OFFICES
- FREEMAN LAW PLLC
- IRIDIUS CAPITAL
- DR. PHILIP & DR. NICHOLAS MOOBERRY
- INTERNET CHESS CLUB
- LAS VEGAS INTERNATIONAL CHESS FESTIVAL
- DR. ALEXEY ROOT, AUTHOR OF “SCIENCE, MATH, CHECKMATE: 32 Chess Activities for Inquiry and Problem Solving”
- IM IGOR KHMELNITSKY, AUTHOR OF “CHESS EXAM”, “CHESS EXAM – TACTICS” and “CHESS EXAM – YOU vs. FISCHER”
- MILDRED & DILDRED
- 123 BACKERS through KICKSTARTER
During the Chess & Science Festival, we will have a special screening of “Brooklyn Castle” movie, thanks to the United States Chess Federation, who made a special arrangement!
We will have a number of special guests!
We are very pleased to announce that Tucson Mayor Jonathan Rothschild will attend the 1st Chess & Science Festival and All-Girls Tournament to express his support and encourage girls to play chess and increase their involvement in Math, Science, Business, Finance.
Dr. Elliott Cheu – Associate Dean of College of Science and Professor of Physics will come to support our event.