New for 2017 – Caffè Connections Conference

Caffè Connections is an exciting new debating arena, held on the show floor of the Caffè Culture Show. The show is widely recognised for its excellent on-site talks programmes and has long been at the forefront of the rapidly changing coffee industry, delivering an evolving schedule of business insights and information for its visitors annually.

Caffè Connections is stepping it up a gear and will offer invaluable insights into the challenges affecting our industry now, where the disruptors are having success , as well as what is influencing the future landscape. The prestigious panels will offer a mixture of high-profile industry speakers from the coffee and food to go sectors as well unique opportunities for conversation with key business figures.

Day one

Tuesday is designed for senior executives, buyers and procurement managers from the coffee and foodservice markets. The day kicks off with a keynote from Mark Palmer, Marketing Director of Pret a Manger and co-founder of Cawston Press.

Day two

Wednesday is running in partnership with Boughton’s Coffee House and focuses on the needs of independent coffee shops with subjects ranging from expansion opportunities for single outlet owners, pros and cons of vending technology and a debate on delivering quality and authenticity.