Registration and Housing Opens Tuesday, October 17

  • October 5 2023
  • Category: eNews
  • Tags: 2024

Unified is turning 30, and we can’t wait to celebrate with you!

Registration and housing for the 2024 Unified Wine & Grape Symposium will open on Tuesday, October 17, at 9 a.m. PDT.

Here’s a preview of what’s taking shape for the 2024 Unified Wine & Grape Symposium:

  • Keynote Luncheon Speaker: Karen Ross, California Secretary of Agriculture
  • Wednesday General Session – State of the Industry featuring:
    • Mike Veseth, The Wine Economist, Washington ((Moderator)
    • Jeff Bitter, Allied Grape Growers, California
    • Danny Brager, Brager Beverage Alcohol Consulting, California
    • Steve Fredricks, Turrentine Brokerage, California
    • Susana García Dolla, Interprofessional Wine Organization of Spain
  • Thursday General Session (includes continental breakfast) – Wine Industry Game Changers: A Deep Dive Conversation on the Future of Wine and How We Got Here featuring:
    • Elaine Chukan Brown, Hawk Wakawaka Wine Reviews, California (Moderator)
    • Cathy Corison, Corison Winery, California
    • Carole Meredith, Emerita, University of California, Davis
    • Theodora Lee, Theopolis Vineyards, California
  • Workshop in Spanish (includes breakfast and tasting) – Wine Has Never Been Better: There’s a Wine for Everyone featuring international speakers:
    • Leticia Chacón-Rodríguez, University of California, Davis
    • Encarna Gómez Plaza, University of Murcia, Spain
    • José Enrique Herbert-Pucheta, National Polytechnic Institute, Mexico
    • Hernan Ojeda, INRAE, France

The Unified Symposium has something for everyone, including a plethora of products and services to browse and purchase on the trade show floor. For those looking to understand, find inspiration, and gather best practices in your field of interest, here are session tracks to explore:

Register and make your hotel reservations on October 17 at 9 a.m. (PDT).

Visit the daily schedule to view a listing of sessions for each day.

Not familiar with the Unified Wine and Grape Symposium? Get to know us by visiting the About Us page.