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Concurrent Events

Detailed information of Concurrent Events of Coffee Expo Seoul 2018.

  • World Super Barista Championship (WSBC)
  • Mint Label New Product Showcase
  • Marketing Stage
  • Coffee Expo Seoul Conference

Alfredo Mina World Super Barista Championship (WSBC)

Dates: April 5 – 8, 2018
Location: Special  WSBC Event Area
Organizer: Korea Coffee Association (KCA)
Website: www.wsbc.coffee
Description: The 2018 Alfredo Mina World Super Barista Championship (WSBC) will be held at Coffee Expo Seoul 2018. Witness the skills of some of the world’s most talented baristas as they compete for the title of World Super Barista.

 

Mint Label New Product Showcase

Dates: April 5 – 8, 2018
Location: Between Exhibition Hall A & B
Organizer: Coex
Description: The special ‘Mint Label’ showcase will display a range of brand new products for the spring and summer of 2018. Mint Label is the perfect platform for start-up, small and medium sized businesses to display the latest and most innovative products, and for buyers to discover what’s new in the domestic and global coffee industry.

Exhibitors TBA

Marketing Stage

Dates: April 5 – 8, 2018
Location: Between Exhibition Hall A & B
Organizer: Coex
Description: The Marketing Stage is designed to provide companies with a space to make presentations, launch new products, and hold press conferences, and host specialized sessions to build and enhance their company’s brand. Situated right inside the exhibition hall, the Marketing Stage is convenient way for exhibitors to reach their desired target market in a creative setting.

SESSION DATE/TIME COMPANY/ASSOCIATION TOPIC
SESSION 1 4. 5 (Thu)
11:00~13:00
Guest Country Session
(Costa Rica)
SESSION 2 4. 5 (Thu)
14:00~16:00
SESSION 3 4. 6 (Fri)
11:00~13:00
SESSION 4 4. 6 (Fri)
14:00~16:00
SESSION 5 4. 7 (Sat)
11:00~13:00
SESSION 6 4. 7 (Sat)
14:00~16:00

Coffee Expo Seoul Conference

Dates: April 6 – 9, 2017
Location: Coex Meeting Rooms (Various)
Organizer: Coex, Korea Coffee Association
Description: A variety of educational seminars, information and marketing sessions, and hands-on workshops will be available for participants to Coffee Expo Seoul.

4/6 (Thursday)
Controlling flavors through roasting process
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Current “Bean-to-Bar” Chocolate Status and Korea Market Prospects
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SCENTONE Coffee Flavorist Foundation (SCENTONE Coffee FlavoristQualification Process) Additional cost: 140,000 KRW
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4/7 (Friday)
Exploring differences in coffee through water tasting
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Study of easily overlooked, but important latte art skills
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SCENTONE Coffee Flavorist Foundation
(SCENTONE Coffee Flavorist Qualification Process) Additional cost: 140,000 KRW
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4/8 (Saturday)
Successful operation know-how of cafe entrepreneurship
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Coffee Sensory Curve
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What is Roasting
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Discovering the world’s coffee through Cupping
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4/9 (Sunday)
Applying big data on sucessful cafe stories
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Changes in Espresso Extraction Trends and Practical Tips
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