Have a glass of wine ready! IWINETC 2012 Programme available!

IWINETC 2012 Conference programmeThe IWINETC 2012 online Conference Programme and IPhone App are officially Ready!  Download the App for moment to moment access to all of the talks, Speakers and Speaker profiles, Daytime Tours and Evening Activities, Social Programme, Workshop Participants and information, and conference news!

You will find content about the Plenary Sessions with Michael Wangbickler and his talk “Wine tourism does not exist. There is only tourism”, Jane Hunt’s “A Personal View – Success and Pitfalls”, Chiara Lungarotti’s “Italian Wineries Speak and a New Tourism Strategy is Born”, and “Croatia as a grape escape destination” by Zlatan Muftic.

Don’t miss a wine tasting!  Find out about the when’s and where’s of the “Wines of Georgia”, “Wines of Croatia”, and “Wines of Puglia”, as well as the “Straw wine passito tasting – The Sweet Side of Umbria”, and of course Jane Hunt’s “The Many Flavours of Italy”.

Check out Celebrity Wine Review’s exclusive interview with Top Chef Fan Favorite, Chef Fabio Viviano on January 30th at 12:00pm, and watch the Premiere film showing in Italy of  Zev Robinson’s “Life on the Douro” on January 31st at 3:45pm, a documentary about the recent rejuvination of Portugal and the Douro, connecting with it 300 years of history.

Learn about the Australian market at Robin Shaw’s talk, “Wine in Tourism – The Australian approach to wine tourism development”, and find out how to market to today’s consumer at Michael Wangbickler’s talk “Getting the word out – Marketing to the Millennials”.  Take a course on WSET and why it’s important at Gillian Arthur’s talk “Wine Education and why Italy needs WSET”, and explore with Ia Tabagari at her talk on “Wine Tourism Destination Georgia”.

Peruse our Daytime Tours and Evening Activities and explore the history and culture around Umbria in Montefalco, Orvieto, Narni and Torigiano.  Spend and evening with the Goretti Family, at the Margaritelli Cellar, in the Chiorri Winery, or at the A Priori Wine Bar. So much to see and do in so little time!

Keep up with all of the events and see, taste, and explore the best of Italy, brought to you by Wine Pleasures!  There are many activities going on at once, so be sure to download the App now, and find out which talks and events are most interesting to you! Follow and publish live tweets on the hastag #iwinetc

  • Sunshinemountainvineyard

    It’s really good that they held workshops like this. Because this would benefit all those wine enthusiasts out there! Cheers!