The International Wine Tourism Conference (IWINETC), the most established global wine tourism conference and trade event for the wine and culinary tourism industry, has announced the destination and dates of its 14th edition, which will take place in the County of Tarragona 23 & 24 March 2023.
November 22nd – IWINETC will incorporate one and a half days of plenary talks, panel discussions, case studies, and speeches, a half day of one-to-one business meetings, a comprehensive networking programme and several post tour programmes to the eight wine regions located within the region namely Cava, Catalunya, Conca de Barbarà, Montsant, Penedès, Priorat, Tarragona and Terra Alta. As in previous editions of IWINETC exhibitors, B2B Workshop providers, Hosted Buyers and Media will benefit from IWINETC’s bespoke appointment system, matching agent’’s business needs with supplier’s services to ensure they meet with people with whom there is a strong chance of doing business.
IWINETC’s day and half Conference programme will leave attendees inspired and motivated to apply their learnings to their place of work and/or businesses. Speakers already confirmed include Judith Lewis, Chris Torres, Peter Syme and Roberta Garibaldi. Additional expert speakers will be announced in due course.
Commenting on IWINETC 2023, Anthony Swift, IWINETC Event Director, said: “We’re excited about this year’s IWINETC as it’s been 7 years since we last held the event in Catalunya and it will be interesting to see the huge development that has happened with respect to wine and culinary tourism specifically in the County of Tarragona’s 8 wine regions. Working with local partners, we’ll be putting together a comprehensive content schedule, full of sessions that have a genuine practical application for our delegates. The programme is a great opportunity for wine and culinary tourism professionals to enhance their time with us in Tarragona with targeted learning, business and networking opportunities that complement the whole event experience”
Trade professionals can register their interest to attend IWINETC 2023 here>>. The event is expected to welcome around 250 attendees from around 25 countries
IWINETC, organised by Wine Events Worldwide is the leading and longest running global event for the wine and culinary tourism industry, held in grape escape destinations around the world. The 2 day event (1.5 day conference & half day Workshop) delivers thought provoking professional education, an extensive exhibition area to discover wine travel destinations and their wines, a focused business environment for tour operators to meet wine tourism experience providers and a chance to discover the wine tourism highlights of the host destination.
About Wine Events Worldwide
Wine Events Worldwide in addition to managing IWINETC also provides B2B Workshop events Italy, Spain and the UK for wine producers and wine importers to meet, connect and do business. Wine Events Worldwide also organises targeted wine competitions for sparkling, red and white wines from around the world.