Sparkling & Koshu Sake

Presented by WSET Join one of WSETs’ sake experts as they guide you through a sparkling and premium sake tasting using WSET Systematic Approach to Tasting.

Star Wine List of the Year – New York City

Star Wine List of the Year is the celebration of great wine lists and the teams behind them. The awards have been held in Europe, Asia and Africa for several years and this is the first time the awards are coming to New York! Star Wine List is the guide to great wine bars and […]


Presented by Okinawa Distillers Association Japan’s oldest distilled spirit, Awamori, has a history reaching back 600 years. This single pot distilled rice distillate is a product of the unique history of Okinawa and naturally lends itself to being enjoyed with food. Only a handful of the 47 producers of Awamori are even exported to mainland […]

Omnichannel Personalization: Customer-Centric Sales and Marketing in Wine, Beer, & Spirits

Presented by Preferabli Customer expectations have irrevocably changed in the context of deepening digitization everywhere in the industry. Customer-centricity is no longer aspirational. The market is now demanding true personalization, in both ecommerce and physical environments. Customers expect you to know what they want at every touch point, wherever they are in their journey with […]

Hiring Inclusively in the Wine & Drinks Industry

Presented by Distill Ventures Organizational Psychologist, Kamilah Mahon leads an interactive session about how to hire strategically and inclusively. Participants will receive resources to help examine or standardize their own hiring process.

Introduction to European Garnacha/Grenache Quality Wines

Presented by European Garnacha/Grenache Quality Wines While Garnacha/Grenache is now one of the most widely planted grapes in the world, its origin goes back to Europe where nearly 93 percent of the world’s plantings are located. France and Spain have the highest concentrations—54.9 percent and 41 percent, respectively. Vines are drought-resistant, adaptable, self-sufficient, and self-sustaining. […]

Growing Deeper Connections with Customers from Gen X to Z

Presented by Lemae Group Wines Join us for a discussion on how the wine industry can drive deep connectivity from Gen X to Gen Z, led by an expert in bridging the communication divide. We’ll explore how widening the wine drinking community to younger generations begins first with a clear brand identity. What story do […]