World of Coffee is a very special event on the European coffee calendar featuring over 200 of the world’s most innovative coffee industry suppliers, three full days of competitions, an inspiring symposium, seminars, educational workshops and a packed social and networking programme with plenty of entertainment, excitement and fun fringe events!
Join SCAE in Budapest and explore the flourishing coffee industry, meet some of the world’s best baristas and enjoy diverse social events.
SCAE members get FREE ENTRY to World of Coffee 2017 (Until 31st March 2017)!
Budapest will host five world championships, namely the categories of: World Brewers Cup, World Cezve/Ibrik, World Latte Art, World Cup Tasters and World Coffee In Good Spirits Championships.
Beside for a busy competition schedule, the venue will be filled with stands and lectures, providing educational lessons, such as the Seminar Rooms, or the Cupping Room.
One Seminar Room to be dedicated to Coffee Science, while the other one to Coffee Business. The Seminar Rooms are open to all who are interested but participants must register online before as only limited places are available. Keep an eye on this page, details to follow soon!
The Cupping Room
Made for cupping coffees, the Cupping Room will be hosting coffee cuppings every day throughout World of Coffee. There will be some cuppings that are publicly available whereas others are closed for registered people. Check the schedule to find out when public cuppings are happening.
Many of the visitors come to learn from the best, and they have the best chance to do so, listening to some of the most knowledgeable speakers of our industry.
In its second year, the Sustainability Forum will have a list of exciting speakers from within or closely related to the coffee community. Find out all about interesting, visionary and amazing projects that are being realized in the coffee community. Get inspired, meet experts and take action towards a sustainable coffee community.
This year again, The Barista Guild of Europe can be found close to the Sustainability Form. Meet the team behind the BGE as well as fellow baristas. See what has been happening in the last year and find out what is coming up this year. Be part of the barista community and get engaged. The BGE Team is looking forward to seeing you!
Come and say ‘hi’ to our newest guild, the Roaster Guild of Europe. What is it all about? How to get involved and who can be contacted? Find out all about the Roaster Guild of Europe at World of Coffee in Budapest!
The International Women’s Coffee Association, is organising the IWCA Breakfast. During the breakfast interesting speeches will be given on topics relating to gender and coffee. The breakfast presents very good opportunity to meet active women in coffee, at origin as well as in consuming countries. A registration is needed to attend.
New Product of the Show Awards
Showcasing the best of the best in product design and innovation, the New Product of the Show Awards demonstrate this year’s leading product releases from throughout the speciality coffee community. Stay tuned for the official launch of the Awards!
In the need for a coffee or just in search of new coffees to try? You are more than welcome to try out different brewing methods and coffees (which will change throughout World of Coffee) at the Brew Bar. Here, volunteer baristas will serve you coffee throughout the event using a huge variety of filter methods.
On the hunt for an espresso? Find your way to the Espresso Bar! Here different espresso based beverages are served by volunteer baristas, ranging from espresso, to cappuccino and flat white. Come to the Espresso Bar, try different coffees and styles of serving espresso.
Meet roasters, farmers, cafes owners and manufacturers from around the world. The Village is the space at World of Coffee where you will find all of this in one spot. If you want to have a snapshot of what is going on in the speciality coffee community, then the Village is the place for you.
International Coffee Day
In its third edition, International Coffee Day will be held around the globe on 1st October 2017. The whole day is dedicated to our most beloved beverage: Coffee! There will be activities and events all around. Find out all about the day and the nearest event to you on www.internationalcoffeeday.org. Don’t forget to pick up your free poster here at World of Coffee!
Join your friends, coffee colleagues and competitors for a fun run/walk – all for a great cause! The 2017 JavaJog coincides with the biggest coffee show ever to happen in Budapest, the World of Coffee.