Tuesday 29 May | The First Sip

14:00 - 16:00 - Walking Tour - Join BGE for a tour of the Old Town with an experienced local tour guide. You’ll have the chance to experience historical sites from the Royal Palace to the statue of Vlad Dracula with a knowledgeable guide. Kick-start your visit to Bucharest by immersing yourself in the local history and culture!

16:00 - 18:00 - Partner Cupping Sample at First Coffee.

18:00 - 19:00 - Wine Tasting at First Coffee

19:30 - 23:00 - Colab Launch Party & Latte Art Throwdown

 

Wednesday 30 May | The Body

9:00 - 10:00 - Registration and Morning Coffee

10:00 - 10:45 - Marie Pohler - From Education To Calibration

10:45 - 11:30 - Lisanne Oonk and Ivania Calderon - The Coffee Farmer: Misconceptions And Actual Diversity

11:30 - 11:50 - Morning Coffee Break

11:50 - 12:30 - Tim Wendelboe - The Challenges Of Being A Biological Coffee Farmer

12:30 - 13:30 - Lunch

13:30 - 14:30 - Workshop Rotation 1 

14:30 - 15:30 - Workshop Rotation 2

15:30 - 15:50 - Afternoon Coffee Creak

15:50 - 16:50 - Workshop Rotation 3

17:00 - 17:40 - Panel Discussion - What's Unique About Coffee In Bucharest? with Silvia Constantin (Barista School), Vlad Buda (Steam Coffee Shop), Cezara Carteș (Coca-Cola HBC Romania), and Alexandru Niculae (BOB Coffe Lab). 

17:40 - 18:30 - Event Closes

 

Thursday 31 May | The Aftertaste 

09:00-10:00 - BGE Breakfast at Moony Cafe

Join Barista Guild of Europe working group members to get some food into your body before you get on the caffeinating tour of all the community events. This breakfast is your chance to connect with the BGE Working Group and discuss the future of the Guild.

10:00-18:00 - CoLab: Bucharest Community Events Day

Join us on a tour to discover Bucharest's coffee scene through cafe events, ice cream tasting, cuppings, and extraction & profiling.

See a full run-down of the all community events here.