NOVEMBER 13-16 2019

LOS SUEÑOS MARRIOTT
OCEAN & GOLF RESORT


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Schedule

Wednesday, November 13th

10:00AM - 07:00PM
Registration Open / Stand Set Up


07:00PM - 10:00PM
Inauguration of Stand Area / Welcome Cocktail


Thursday, November 14th

08:00AM - 04:00PM
Registration & Stands Open / Coffee Service


08:30AM - 09:00AM
Conference Inauguration


09:00AM - 09:45AM
Key Note Conference


09:45AM - 10:15AM
Café de Costa Rica


10:15AM - 10:45AM
The Next 100: Collaborating to Create Value from Crop to Cup
Mr. Matt Saurage, Chairman of the board, fourth generation owner, Community Coffee Company


10:45AM - 11:15AM
Coffee Break


11:15AM - 11:45AM
Stumptown & the Specialty Coffee Transaction Guide
Mrs. Shauna Alexander, Head of coffee and sustainability, Stumptown Coffee Roasters


11:45AM - 12:15PM
When is this economic cycle going to end? An Economic & Market Update
Mr. Fernando Soto, Vice President, Investment Advisory Latin America, Brown Brothers Harriman


12:15PM - 12:45PM
Coffee Price Crisis Response Initiative
Mr. Ric Rhinehart , Leader of the Coffee Price Crisis Response Initiative, Specialty Coffee Association


12:45PM - 01:15PM
Low Prices - Causes and Consequences
Mr. Carlos Mera, Senior Commodity Analyst, Rabobank


01:30PM - 02:30PM
Lunch


02:30PM - 04:00PM
Cupping / Workshops


02:30PM - 03:00PM
Early Harvest, YARA CHAMPION


03:00PM - 03:30PM
Coffee varieties – the hidden crisis, Stephen Cox, NF


03:30PM - 04:00PM
YARA


04:00PM - 06:00PM
Happy Hour


Friday, November 15th

08:00AM - 04:00PM
Registration & Stands Open / Coffee Service


08:30AM - 09:00AM
CQI’s Q Processing Program: creating a global community of “coffee makers”
Mr. Mario Fernández, Senior Director - Technical Services, CQI


09:00AM - 09:45AM
Global Demand Trends, Brazil’s competivity and opportunities for Central America
Engr. Carlos Brando, Partner, P&A Marketing Internacional


09:45AM - 10:15AM
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10:15AM - 10:45AM
The Rise of Chameleon & Cold Brew in the US
Mr. Matt Swenson, Chief Product Officer, Chameleon Cold-Brew


10:45AM - 11:15AM
Coffee Break


11:15AM - 11:45AM
BRAZIL CROP…Today’s Realities, Expectations and Future Outlook
Mr. Fernando Maximiliano, Head of the Coffee Research, INTL FCStone and CoffeeNetwork


11:45AM - 12:15PM
Measured Progress: Data-driven paths to sustainability
Mrs. Mallory Plaks, Director of Operations for the Americas, Enveritas


12:15PM - 12:45PM
Casas de la Alegria


12:45PM - 01:15PM
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01:30PM - 02:30PM
Lunch


02:30PM - 04:00PM
Cuppings & Workshops


02:30PM - 03:00PM
Who wants to Farm Coffee
Mrs. Kimberly Easson, Strategic Director of the Partnership for Gender Equity, CQI


03:00PM - 03:30PM
NAOX


07:00PM - 11:00PM
Farewell Party