EUROPEAN COFFEE SYMPOSIUM 2023

W HOTEL, BARCELONA, SPAIN 27-29 NOVEMBER 2023

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Where Industry Pioneers Forge Connections
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Actiph Water
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Butlers
Cafe Barbera
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Cocohagen
CHCO
Coffee Circle
CoffeeHouse
Coffee Island
Chalo
Coffee Planet
Comess Group
Compass Group
Cooks Coffee Company
Costa Coffee
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Doppio
Ennstal
Erlanbacher
Esquires
Eversys Supertraditional
FCB Coffee
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Fri-Jado
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Gail's
Gate Group
Gourmet Coffee Bar & Kitchen
Greens Retail
Greggs
Gregory's
IHG
Insomnia
International Food Link
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Joe & The Juice
JoGroup
Kafea Terra DIMELLO
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Liquats Vegetals
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Massimo
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Melitta Professional
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Merrychef
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Monin
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Ola Energy
One & Only
Only Cannoli
Parkwood Leisure
PerfectMoose
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Pizza Si
Restaurant Associates
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Roasting Plant
Rosinter
Retail inMotion
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Salomon Food World
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Simonelli
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Solaris Tea
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Syra Coffee
Tchibo
Tea House
Tim Hortons
The Ready House
The Restaurant Group Inc
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Virgin Atlantic
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Accelerating Growth in Coffee & Hospitality

The European Coffee Symposium exists to facilitate high-profile connections within the coffee and hospitality sectors whilst delivering essential market insights to optimise your business’ performance.

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PROGRAMME

Join the pinnacle of industry excellence

Immerse yourself in a world where collaboration thrives, where every interaction fuels innovation, and where market intelligence is not just insightful— it's transformative. 

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Highlights

1-to-1 Meetings

Conference

Expo

Awards Dinner

Study Tour

1-to-1 Meetings

1-to-1 Meetings offer a highly curated, time and cost-effective tool for buyers and suppliers to establish new business relationships.

Conference

Gain access to the latest actionable market insights and industry trends delivered by industry leaders, entrepreneurs, and business experts. 

Expo

Step into a world of disruptive innovations and cutting-edge product developments at the Expo—an electrifying showcase that sets the stage for demonstrations, samplings, and tastings from a curated selection of Signature Sponsors.

Awards Dinner

We proudly acknowledge and honour the industry's finest accomplishments and outstanding contributors through the prestigious European Coffee Awards and Gala Dinner.

Study Tour

Immerse yourself in the local coffee scene. Discover Barcelona’s up and coming and established coffee and hospitality concepts, curated under the visionary guidance of Allegra Group CEO, Jeffrey Young.

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People gathered in a meeting in a hotel
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Expo event at ECS
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SPEAKERS

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JEFFREY YOUNG

JEFFREY YOUNG

Founder & CEO | Allegra Group, World Coffee Portal

Ignacio Alvarez-Salas

IGNACIO ALVAREZ-SALAS

UK Managing Director | Blank Street Coffee

Koral Ibrahim - The Ready House

KORAL IBRAHIM

Founder & CEO | The Ready House

Maxwell Colonna-Dashwood - Coffee Entrepreneur and Author

MAXWELL COLONNA-DASHWOOD

Coffee Entrepreneur, Author, Managing Director | Colonna

Roland Horne - WatchHouse

ROLAND HORNE

Founder & CEO | WatchHouse

Yassir Rais - Syra Coffee

YASSIR RAIS

Founder & CEO | Syra Coffee

Marta Pogroszewska - Managing Director | GAIL's Bakery

Marta Pogroszewska

Managing Director | GAIL's Bakery

Laurent Alexandre Sagarra - Vice President Sustainability | JDE Peet’s

Laurent Alexandre Sagarra

Vice President Sustainability | JDE Peet’s

Elaine Swift

Elaine Swift

Out-of-Home Director | UCC Coffee Europe

Guido Bernardinelli

Guido Bernardinelli

CEO | La Marzocco

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EVENT PACKAGES

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  • 27 Nov: Arrival & VIP Welcome Drinks
  • 28 Nov: 1-to-1 Meetings
  • 28 Nov: Awards Dinner
  • 29 Nov: Conference
  • 2 nights stay at W Hotel, Barcelona
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    Complimentary access to:

  • 27 Nov: Arrival & VIP Welcome Drinks
  • 28 Nov: 1-to-1 Meetings
  • 28 Nov: Awards Dinner
  • 29 Nov: Conference
  • 2 nights stay at W Hotel, Barcelona
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    INDIVIDUAL TICKETS

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  • 29 November 2023
  • Full Conference Programme: 09:00-16:00
  • Access to ECS Expo
  • Lunch at W Hotel, Barcelona
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  • 28 November 2023
  • Access to European Coffee Awards
  • Black-tie Gala Dinner
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  • 30 November 2023
  • Hospitality Concept Guided Tour
  • Led by Allegra Group CEO, Jeffrey Young
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    Reviews

    CAFFÈ NERO

    Good opportunity to meet and network with contemporaries in the industry.

    FRANKE COFFEE SYSTEMS

    One of the best events that i have attended; organisation, general feel and structure of the event were first class. the quality of the buyer and the overall interest and enthusiasm shown were excellent

    JOHN LEWIS

    Fast networking sessions were really efficient and a great opportunity to meet suppliers I had not heard of.

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