International Cool Climate Wine Symposium 2020
St. Catharines, ON Canada
Event Type: Seminars and Classes,Association Meeting
Description: From July 12 – 17, 2020, the leading research scientists and industry professionals including winemakers and grape growers from around the world will gather in St. Catharines, Ontario, Canada to discuss the challenges and opportunities of cool climate grape and wine production at the 10th International Cool Climate Wine Symposium (ICCWS).
For the first time, the symposium has come to Canada. Delegates from across the globe are invited to attend the event, hosted at Brock University, to learn about innovative scientific research that will help ensure the vitality of cool climate winemaking and grape growing in the face of changing climatic conditions. Engaging programming and unique opportunities to explore Canada’s wine regions and all of the unique sightseeing and touring options available are currently in development.
The ICCWS 2020 organizers are working hard to develop a dynamic programming lineup, led by the foremost experts in the field of cool climate grape growing and winemaking.
The symposium will feature a mix of engaging keynote speeches, poster presentations and workshops highlighted by breakout sessions and networking events that are sure to provide a holistic understanding of the challenges and opportunities on the horizon. The symposium will be rooted in the sharing of rigorous scientific content and provision of unique opportunities to learn from the best and brightest in the cool climate industry from Canada and around the world.
The morning sessions will bring together all of the delegates for the keynote session each day. Following on this session there will be presentations, workshops and panel discussions including wine tastings. The main theme throughout the week is climate change adaptation and innovation. Within this framework will be sessions that includes viticulture, oenology, wine business and science communication.
• Event Organizer:
BC Wine Grape Council
1812 Sir Isaac Brock Way St. Catharines, ON L2S 3A1 Canada
• Website: http://iccws2020.ca/
Early bird pricing is now available at $800
• Available languages:
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