The venue for Nordic Barista Cup 2007 is Magasingatan 19, down-town Gothenburg.
N.B. This is the preliminary program.
Thursday 20th of September
8.00 Welcome national teams
8.30 Registration with coffee and Arla breakfast
9.30 Welcome speech by Matts Johansson
Lecture Future coffee shop
By Martin Hildebrandt and Thomas Finn
Teams present their future vision and business plan.
The teams will be judged by risk capitalists
Lecture Ecology and balance: Future food in coffee shops.
by Pierre Hanell from Green ‘n Lean
13.00 Lecture Coffee Sustainability
By Alexis Rodriguez from Nespresso
14.00 Lecture Future trends in tea.
By Kalle Grieger from Hälssen & Lyon
15.00 Lecture Nicaraguan coffee – taste and future
By Roberto Bendana from Cafés de Nicaragua
15.20 Cupping coffees from Nicaragua
Teams and attendees will cup coffee
16.00 Auction: teams buy coffee and tea for later use.
By Steven Hurst and Kalle Grieger
17.30 Boat trip to restaurant Tres
19.30 Dinner at Restaurang Tres
417 56 Göteborg – see how to get there
20.30 Winner of the day
21.00 Olympic Coffee Games.
By our Norwegian friends
Friday 21st of September
9.00 Good morning coffee and Arla breakfast
9.30 Nordic Roster of the Year
A battle between Nordic Coffee Roasters.
Judged by everybody at Nordic Barista Cup 2007.
12.15 Lunch by Hello Monkey
12.45 Lunch speech By Beige project
13.45 Lecture Chocolate: Future chocolate and difference in taste.
Søren Sylvest from Chokolade Compagniet
14.45 Bazaar: Collection for charity program in Nicaragua.
By Martin Hildebrandt
15.15 Taste lecture: Terroir, system and communication
By Andreas Larsson, sommelier world champion 2007
16.30 Lecture Knowledge of why customers come and why the return
By Per Bengtson, winner of White Guide in service 2007
18.00 Get dressed for White Dinner
19.30 Drinks at Da Matteo Torrefazione
20.00 White Party, music from White ladies
21.00 Winner of the day
23.30 Go to sleep
Saturday 22nd of September
9.30 Good morning coffee and Arla breakfast
10.00 Coffee shop crawl in town.
Looking for signs of the future
12.00 Competition: Future coffee shop
National teams show their vision of the future coffee shop.
Come and invest your barista $ for an elementary school in Nicaragua
15.00 World record attempt with Nespresso
15.30 Clover Sommelier competition
16.00 Auction: Everything is for sale.
Collection for an elementary school in Nicaragua
17.00 Tent closes
19.30 Gala Dinner at Restaurant Ruckman’s
Byggnad 29, Nya Varvet
426 71 Västra Frölunda – see how to get there
21.00 Price ceremony
End of the future. Back to reality…