Photo by Jake Olson for WCE. The 2017 Evaluation Procedures & Standards for the Qualified Testing program have been released on the 2017 Qualified Testing page. Qualified Testing certifies equipment and products for use in world coffee competitions, and occurs every three years, with a dedicated committee of expert volunteers gathering to evaluate competition [...]
Our 2016 Year In Review publication, brought to you by O'Coffee, celebrates an amazing year of coffee with eleven interviews and articles about our 2016 events across the world. 2016 had a lot to make it special, from talented World Champions and All-Stars, to engaging Re:co and Re:verb speakers and experiences, to incredible volunteers, audiences, [...]
WCE is excited to bring Re:verb to the World Trade Center Metro Manila this March 1st, with the Philippine Restaurant, Café, and Bar Expo.
2017 World Brewers Cup, World Latte Art, Coffee In Good Spirits, Cup Tasters Championships Rules & Regulations
The WCE Rules & Regulations Working Group is releasing the 2017 Rules and Regulations for the Budapest Championships: the World Brewers Cup, World Latte Art Championship, World Coffee In Good Spirits Championship, and the World Cup Tasters Championship—taking place June 13-15, 2017 at World Of Coffee Budapest. Updating the Rules & Regulations is a process undertaken [...]
http://www.worldcoffeeevents.org/reverb-china/ Noted coffee experts are coming to China with the Re:verb educational program, headed to Shanghai on the 15th of November and in Shenzhen on the 17th. The event will feature live-translated talks and dialogue with experts in many coffee disciplines, as well as opportunities to connect with local coffee professionals, all designed to help [...]
Dublin (September 12) - Re:verb comes to Tokyo Big Sight this September 27th, with the Specialty Coffee Association of Japan (SCAJ) Conference & Exhibition. Combining talks, dialogue, and media from experts in many coffee disciplines, Re:verb, a collaboration between the SCAJ and World Coffee Events (WCE), aims to enlighten and stimulate emerging coffee professionals worldwide. [...]
The 2016 World Latte Art, Cup Tasters, Coffee Roasting, and Coffee in Good Spirits Champions Announced
The dust has settled, and we have some brand new World Champions to introduce to you! Um Paul of South Korea and Michalis Dimitrakopoulos of Greece fought off stiff competition battling through the final round to become the 2016 World Latte Art Champion and World Coffee in Good Spirits Champions! The World Cup Tasters Championship [...]
World Latte Art, World Coffee in Good Spirits, World Cup Tasters, and World Coffee Roasting Championships are coming to China!
DUBLIN, IRELAND (Tuesday, March 31, 2015) – World Coffee Events (WCE) announces that it will bring the World Latte Art Championship, World Cup Tasters Championship, World Coffee Roasting Championship, and World Coffee in Good Spirits Championship to HOTELEX in Shanghai, China. The event is taking place from March 29th to April 1st, 2016. “WCE feels [...]
Evolving the World Barista Championship: WCE Announces Exciting Updates to the World Barista Championship in 2016
Dublin, Ireland (27 March, 2015) - For the past 15 years, the World Barista Championship (WBC) stage has played host to innovation from the world’s best baristas. While we’ve made small changes to the competition format over the years (remember the mandated sugar bowls?), it’s time we introduced more changes. Bigger changes. Changes that bring [...]