Unified Wine & Grape Symposium
Built with the joint input of growers, vintners and allied industry members, the Unified Wine & Grape Symposium is held annually in Sacramento, California and is the largest event of its kind in the western hemisphere. Serving as a clearinghouse for practical information important to wine and grape industry professionals, the Unified Symposium also hosts a trade show with over 650 suppliers displaying their products and services to the more than 12,400 people who attend annually. Click here to learn more.
Each year a team of experts from the wine and grape industry create a program to address the current industry needs which features a diverse lineup of professional speakers. Tuesday through Thursday mornings will begin with a general session each day addressing the global wine market, the state of the industry and consumer trends, respectively. There will also be a session in Spanish with a wine tasting on Thursday morning. Breakout sessions in the afternoons will carry the morning general session themes in four areas of focus: grapegrowing; winemaking; business; and marketing & public relations.