CBEC 2016: Craft Brewing Events Conference

CBEC 2016CBEC is the gathering of craft beer professionals dedicated to brewing memorable events. From beer dinners and promotions to anniversary parties and large scale events, CBEC is the opportunity for our industry to hear from peers and leading experts on new trends, tools, best practices, legalities and more.

TICKETS

SCHEDULE

9-9:50
State of the Union Address
Bob Pease, Brewers Association

10-10:50
Coffee w/ Liquor Enforcement
Moderator, Rachael Burrell, Avery Brewing
Patrick Maroney, Liquor Enforcement Division
Jack Chism, Liquor Enforcement Division
Donia Amick, Liquor Enforcement Division

10-10:50
Sales Tactics for Your Tasting Room or Pub
Morgan Zamora, Left Hand Brewing
Nicky Chavis, Burley Oak Brewing
Bill Sysak, Stone Brewing

11-11:50
Coffee w/ Liquor Enforcement
Moderator: Rachael Burrell, Avery Brewing
Patrick Maroney, Liquor Enforcement Division
Jack Chism, Liquor Enforcement Division
Donia Amick, Liquor Enforcement Division

11-11:50
Beer Pairings for the Event Organizer
Julia Herz, Brewers Association & CraftBeer.com

12-1:20 Lunch

1:30-2:20
Best Practices w/ Beer Weeks from Across the USA
Moderator: Steve Kurowski, Colorado Brewers Guild
Ezra Johnson-Greenough, Portland Beer Week
Kristine Kennedy, Philly Beer Week
Tiffany Shulz, Arizona Beer Week
Andy Sparhawk, American Craft Beer Week

1:30-2:20
Event Best Practices…from Good to Great
Moderator: Todd Thibault, Breckenridge Brewery
Laura Lodge, Customized Craft Beer Programs
Kristen Horpedahl, Team Player Productions
PJ Hoberman, Two Parts
Gary Rimler, RPA Insurance

2:30-3:20
Guerrilla Marketing Strategies on a Beer Budget
Moderator: Chris O’Leary, Brew York
Alex Weissner, Lexa PR
Jay Warkentin, Comcast
Eric Friedman, Sterling-Rice Group
Trevor Cravens, DRAFT Magazine

2:30-3:20
Not Just Another Beer Fest
Steve Farace, SweetWater Brewing
Angela Jasus, Deschutes Brewing
Bill Sysak, Stone Brewing

2:30-3:20
Talent Buying Strategies for the Growing (Beer) Festival
David Weingarden, Boulder Theater

3:30-4:30
Keynote
Kyle Clark, 9News Denver

5-7
After Party @ Tap Fourteen