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April 2014

 

Events

 
April 23
 

Sustainable Vineyard Practices: Strategies for Using Less Water, hosted by the Napa Valley Grapegrowers from 8 a.m. to 11 a.m. at the Copia Theater in Napa, Calif. Details: napagrowers.org

 
April 23-26
 

Paso Robles Cab Collectives's CABs of Distinction Event featuring an en primeur tasting for the trade and media, panel discussion and consumer grand tasting. Details: pasoroblescab.com

 
April 26
 

The Sierra Pelona Valley Vintners Association hosts its annual wine festival from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Reyes Winery in Aqua Dulce, Calif. Details: sierrapelonavintners.com

 
April 27
 

Tempranillo Advocates, Producers and Amigos Society (TAPAS) hosts its grand tasting of Iberian Peninsula variety wines produced by wineries in the western United States from 2 to 5 p.m. in San Francisco. Details: tapasociety.org

 
April 29
 

Technical session with Laffort staff covering yeast nutrition and new products from 9 a.m. to noon at Robert Hall Winery in Paso Robles, Calif. Details: laffort.com

 

 
April 30
 

Technical session with Laffort staff covering yeast nutrition and new products from 9 a.m. to noon at the Cameo Cinema Theater in St. Helena, Calif. Details: laffort.com

 

University Courses

 
April 26-27
 

Introduction to Sensory Evaluation of Wine from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. both days at the University of California, Davis. Enroll in section 134VIT202. Details: extension.ucdavis.edu

 
April 27 - May 1
 

Membrane filtration and other separation technologies short course at Texas A&M University in College Station, Texas. Details: foodprotein.tamu.edu

 
 

 

May 2014

 

Events

 
May 1
 

Technical session with Laffort staff covering yeast nutrition and new products from 9 a.m. to noon at the Vintners Inn in Santa Rosa, Calif. Details: laffort.com

 

 
May 3
 

Winemakers' Celebration hosted by the Monterey County Vintners & Growers Association featuring more than 100 wines in Carmel-by-the-Sea. Details: montereywines.org

 
May 6-8
 

Craft Beverage Expo for wine, beer, spirits and cider producers at the San Jose Convention Center in San Jose, Calif. Details: craftbeverageexpo.com

 
May 8-9
 

Direct 2014 conference on direct-to-consumer shipping hosted by ShipCompliant in Napa, Calif. Details: shipcompliant.com

 
May 9
 

An In-Depth Look at Red Leaf Virus: forum hosted by the University of California, Davis from 9 a.m. to 3:45 p.m. at Freeborn Hall on campus in Davis, Calif. Details: ucanr.edu

 
May 9
 

Newsom Grape Day featuring a Tempranillo Symposium at Newsom Vineyards in Plains, Texas, for growers, winemakers and wine enthusiasts from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Details: newsomvineyards

 
May 14
 

19th Annual Vineyard Economics Seminar hosted by the Wine Industry Symposium Group at the Napa Valley Marriott from 8:15 a.m. to 5 p.m. Details: winesymposium.com

 
May 15-18
 

Paso Robles Wine Festival hosted by the Paso Robles Wine Country Alliance. Details: pasowine.com

 
May 16-18
 

Taste Alexander Valley festival featuring tastings and other events at wineries in the Alexander Valley AVA of Sonoma County. Details: alexandervalley.org

 
May 16-18
 

Anderson Valley Pinot Noir festival in Philo, Calif. Details:avwines.com 

 

 
May 16-18
 

ZinFest hosted by the Lodi Winegrape Commission at Lodi Lake Park in Lodi, Calif. Details: zinfest.com

 
May 16-18
 

Chardonnay Symposium in Pismo Beach, Calif. Details: thechardonnaysymposium.com

 
May 24-25
 

Pinot Classic hosted by the Russian River Winegrowers featuring the wines and wineries of the Russian River Valley AVA. Details: pinotclassic.com

 
May 27-29
 

Guangzhou International Wine Exhibition at the China Import and Export Fair Complex in Guangzhou, China. Details: yfziw.com

 
May 27-29
 

Vinexpo Asia-Pacific wine and spirits tradeshow at the Hong Kong Convention & Exhibition Center. Details: asiapacific.vinexpo.com/en/

 
May 28
 

Describing Wine Mouthfeel seminar hosted by Enartis Vinquiry from 9 a.m. to noon in Windsor, Calif. Details: enartisvinquiry.com

 
May 31 - June 1
 

Ninth Annual LAWineFest at Hollywood's Raleigh Studios. Details: lawinefest.com

 

University Courses

 
May 16
 

Everyday Compliance for Winery and Brand Owners from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the University of California, Davis. Enroll in section 134VIT203. Details: extension.ucdavis.edu

 
May 17
 

Introduction to Wine Analysis from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. at the University of California, Davis. Enroll in section 134VIT204. Details: extension.ucdavis.edu

 
 

 

June 2014

 

Events

 
June 3-4
 

Wine Packaging Program at the University of California, Davis covering market trends, innovations, closures, sustainability and branding. Details: gsm.ucdavis.edu

 
June 3-6
 

Molecular Basis of Wine Aroma and Maximizing Volatile Thiols from Vine to Bottle, two seminars hosted on consecutive days by Enartis Vinquiry and Intelli'Oeno at the Enarts Vinquiry center in Windsor, Calif. Details: enartisvinquiry.com

 
June 7
 

Auction Napa Valley hosted by the Napa Valley Vintners. Details: auctionnapavalley.org

 
June 7-8
 

Denver International Wine Competition at the Omni Interlocken Resort in Broomfield, Colo. Details: denverwinecomp.com

 
June 8-10
 

Somm Summit symposium in Seattle, Wash. Details: sommsummit.com

 
June 13-14
 

Wine Symposium of the Finger Lankes at the Scandling Center at Hobart and William Smith Colleges in Geneva, N.Y. Details: winesymposiumfingerlakes.com

 
June 14
 

Barbera Festival from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. at Cooper Ranch in Plymouth, Calif. Details: barberafestival.com

 
June 16-19
 

International Cabernet Symposium hosted by the Oakville Winegrowers Association in Napa Valley. Details: internationalcabernetsymposium.com

 
June 19-20
 

Enovitis in campo, a viticulture equipment and grape growing show featuring a conference on Prosecco held in the vineyards of Cattolica Agricola near Roncade, Treviso in Italy. Details: enovitisincampo.it

 
June 23-27
 

American Society for Enology and Viticulture National Conference and ASEV Eastern Section annual meeting in Austin, Texas. Details: asev.org

 
June 30 - July 1
 

Wine Industry Technology Symposium in Napa, Calif. Details: wineindustrytechnologysymposium.com

 
 

 

July 2014

 

Events

 
July 11
 

Wineries, Breweries and Distilleries: Practical Issues in the Alcohol Industry seminar presented by The Seminar Group from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Hilton Portland & Executive Tower in Portland, Ore. Details: theseminargroup.net

 
July 11-13
 

Wine Bloggers Conference in Buelton, Calif., in Santa Barbara County. Details: winebloggersconference.org

 
July 24
 

Fresno Food Expo at the Fresno Convention Center. Details: fresnofoodexpo.com

 
July 25-27
 

International Pinot Noir Celebration at Linfield College in McMinnville, Ore. Details: ipnc.org

 
July 30
 

Sweet and Fortified Wine Association meeting from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Wine Business Institute at Sonoma State University in Rohnert Park, Calif. For more information contact sweetandfortified@att.net

 
July 30
 

Organic Winegrowing Conference hosted by the Napa Valley Grapegrowers from 8 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. at Spottswoode Estate Vineyard & Winery in St. Helena, Calif. Details: napagrowers.org

 

University Courses

 
July 14-25
 

OIV Wine Marketing Short Course organized by the Organisation Internationale de La Vigne et du Vin (OIV), University of California, Davis and UC Davis extension. Two-week course held on the UC Davis campus. Details: extension.ucdavis.edu

 
 

 

August 2014

 

Events

 
August 15
 

Wineries, Breweries and Distilleries: Practical Issues in the Alcohol Industry seminar presented by The Seminar Group from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Hilton Seattle in Seattle, Wash. Details: theseminargroup.net

 
August 23
 

Harvest STOMP celebration hosted by the Napa Valley Grapegrowers from 5 p.m. to 10 p.m. at Yount Mill Vineyards in Oakville, Calif. Details: napagrowers.org

 
 

 

September 2014

 

Events

 
September 12
 

Direct to Consumer Wine Sales seminar hosted by The Seminar Group. Details: theseminargroup.net

 
September 22-23
 

Wine Industry Financial Symposium in Napa, Calif. Details: winesymposium.com

 
 

 

October 2014

 

Events

 
October 24
 

Exporting Wine to China seminar hosted by The Seminar Group. Details: theseminargroup.net

 
 

 

November 2014

 

Events

 
November 12-14
 

Wine Tourism Conference in Paso Robles, Calif. Details: winetourismconference.org

 
November 13
 

Napa Valley Grapegrowers' annual symposium and tradeshow at the Napa Expo Fairgrounds in Napa, Calif. Details: napagrowers.org

 
 
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