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.