U.S. craft beers have seen solid growth in Alberta through private retail. Rob Singleton, beer category manager for the retailers Liquor Depot and Wine & Beyond, will speak about the performance of American craft beers …More
The development, high-quality and consistency of aroma and flavor imparted by hops are critical aspects of brewing high quality beer. Two global experts on hops pathology and chemistry will take turns discussing current knowledge and …More
In this seminar you’ll find ways to engage and contribute to the needs of the community while reducing local advertising costs.
Understanding the difference between a good market and an average market may be the unique insight that drives your success or makes you stronger in an increasingly competitive craft beer industry. This panel discussion provides …More
Attendees will learn how to anticipate and recognize the hazard of carbon dioxide in various Operations, manage that hazard and apply practical methods of control that can be employed in breweries of all sizes.
This seminar will present and discuss the first edition of the Beer Server Training Manual, which describes strategies and tools for brewpub and brewery owners and managers who perform staff training or would like to …More
Safety expert Tony McCrimmon will present all the steps and documentation required for confined spaces including completed examples of the required paperwork. A space will be addressed in all three forms: non-permit, reclassification of a …More
Presented in association with VLB. In this seminar, Deniz Bilge helps brewers determine which components influence haze stability and how to eliminate them.
This session will explore the case for craft brewer-favorable state legislation. Specific topics will include: franchise law reform, self-distribution for small brewers while preventing vertical integration that threatens competition and retail privileges at brewery locations.
On April 15, a crowd of brewing industry professionals packed the Veterans Memorial Coliseum in Portland, Ore. for the annual Craft Brewers Conference General Session. Brewers Association Chief Economist Bart Watson once again joined Director Paul Gatza on …More