NAMA CoffeeTea & Water Show

NAMA CoffeeTea & Water Show

NAMA CoffeeTea & Water 2018 – Schedule-At-A-Glance*

(current as of 8/24/18)

Monday, November 12, 2018

  • 7:00 am – 6:00 pm Registration
  • 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm Bean2Cup Strategies – Where Profitability and Sustainability Meet, Presenter: Klarc Snowden, De Jong DUKE
  • 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm  Technology Trends in OCS, Presenters: Hannag Davies, Geenhithe Software Solutions; Bill Lockett, VendSys; and David Marler, Light Speed Automation
  • 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm The Essence of Coffee Part I – Coffee Concepts
  • 2:15 pm – 3:00 pm  What’s in the Cup: Trends in Flavors and Enhancements, Presenter: Mark L. DiDimenico, Datassential
  • 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm  Opening General Session, Businesss Meeting, Keynoe: Howard Behar, Former President of Starbucks Coffee North America, Founding President of Starbucks International, Author, It’s Not About the Coffee

Tuesday, November 13, 2018

  • 7:00 am – 5:30 pm Registration
  • 7:00 am – 9:00 am IBWA/NAMA Continental Breakfast
  • 8:30 am – 9:30 am  Leveraging technology to Enhance Your Business, Presenter: Jen Tonio, 365 Retail Markets
  • 8:30 am – 9:30 am Green Coffee Market Update, Presenter: Everett Brown, Westfeldt Brothers, Inc.
  • 9:00 am – 11:00 am  The Essence of Coffee Part 2 – It’s in the Cup, Presenters: TBD
  • 9:45 am – 10:45 am  Water: The Foundation for the Perfect Cup, Presenters: David Emmens and Cortney Scharenbert, Pentair
  • 9:45 am – 10:45 am Flexible Packaging Innocations for Coffee, Tea and Water, Presenter: Ryan Balock, Scholle IPN
  • 11:00 am – 12:00 pm The Alkaline Water Craze: Super Food or Super Fad, Moderator: Cathy Feely, C.B.I. & Associates; Presenters: Janette Carter, Fixturelite; Mike Pearce, Ace Vending
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  • Wednesday, November 14, 2018

  • 8:00 am – 11:00 am Registration
  • 11:15 am – 12:15 pm A Holistic View of the Consumer, Presenter: Jim Watson Rabobank
  •  *Tentative Schedule – subject to change. As speakers and descriptions become available this page will be updated at WIN In Doubt…Work Out

    Tuesday, November 7, 2017
    Boot Camp  6:30 am – 7:00 am  ($25 registration fee includes bottled water, workout mat and t-shirt)
    This 30-minute class is open to all CTW and IBWA attendees. It’s a fast-paced, calorie-blasting workout, designed to accommodate all levels of fitness and will leave you feeling strong and accomplished! All participants must sign a liability waiver at check-in. A percentage of the proceeds from this event will be contributed to the NAMA Foundation to benefit the FitPick program.

    Fitness Walk 7:15 am – 7:45 am Free to all CTW and IBWA attendees. Participants will receive a trail map, bottled water, and t-shirt. Join industry friends and colleagues on a rejuvenating 1.3 mile walk through woodland views around the southern tip of Lake Grapevine, adjacent to the Gaylord Texan Hotel and Convention Center.

    *Tentative Schedule – subject to change. As speakers and descriptions become available this page will be updated at