VinoSummit, presented by Florida Wine Academy, is the first conference dedicated to wine professionals in the SE United States. This one-day conference, which will take place in the lively city of Miami on March 18th, 2019, aims to investigate trends in the wine industry and explore important regions and grapes.
Presenters:– Philippe André, US Ambassador for Champagne Charles Heidsieck– Eric Hemer MW, MS, Senior Vice President, Director of Wine Education at Southern Glazer’s Wine and Spirits of America– Kristina Sazama, DipWSET, Wine Educator Santa Margherita USA– Raffaelle Benassi, Director European Business Development for Breakthru Beverage FL– Lisa Airey, CWE, FWS, Wine Scholar Guild Education Director– WSET representative (TBD)
Agenda:March 18th, 201908.30 – 09.00: Welcome & Registrations09.00 – 10.45: Passport to Reims: Tasting the wines of Charles Heidsieck10.45 – 11.15: Coffee-break sponsored by Cantina Mesa (of Sardinia) and Cà Maiol (of Lugana and Valtènesi)11.30 – 01.15: Discovering Biodynamic Winemaking in the Languedoc” with Eric Hemer MW MS01.15 – 02.15: Lunch sponsored by Folio Fine Wine Partners, featuring wines from Bibi Graetz and Ricasoli02.15 – 04.15: Panel Discussion: “Trends in the wine industry”, with Kristina Sazama, Raffaelle Benassi, Lisa Airey04.30 – 06.30: Walk-around tasting, featuring more than 80 wines, including a 1999 Chateau Musar from Lebanon
Register now at: VinoSummit.com