Date: March 18, 2019 to March 18, 2019
Where: GableStage at the Biltmore, 1200 Anastasia Avenue, Miami, Florida, United States, 33134
Event Type: Food & Dining
Ticket Price: N/A
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 in March 2019, aims to investigate trends in the wine industry and explore important regions and grapes. Presenters:- 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)- Champagne Charles Heidsieck representative (TBD) Agenda:08.30 - 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 Tickets to the full-day event are $355 and include three seminars, coffee-break, lunch, materials, and participation in the walk around tasting, which will include cheese and charcuterie. This conference is for industry professionals, students of WSET, Wine Scholar Guild and CMS, and serious wine enthusiasts. Location: The Biltmore Hotel Miami, 1200 Anastasia Ave, Coral Gables, FL 33134. Meeting room: Merrick/Stoneman Douglas. Parking is available on-site at the Biltmore free of charge (self-parking). Tickets are non-refundable. Sale price ends on 02.18.2019.