The first international conference on Portuguese wines
15 September 10
The Wines of Portugal International Conference 2010 will take place in Porto, 9-11 December.
The world of Portuguese wines will be reviewed by a panel of speakers, comprising international and national experts, who certainly will elucidate the various public on the interest of the existing reality. The event promoted by ViniPortugal, aims to capture the interest of audiences for the different grape varieties, Portuguese wines and Portuguese wine regions. Touriga Nacional, one of the most emblematic national varieties, will appear as the main theme. However, the debate will vary over themes as the challenges and opportunities for Portuguese wines, wine and the media, the revolution of wines on the Internet and social networks, the economy and internationalization of Portuguese wines, and emerging markets of Asia and Eastern Europe. The Wines of Portugal International Conference will be open to the public upon registration and will be divided into different phases: the establishment of the Touriga’s Nacional wines Top Ten (exclusive to guests), plenary sessions of the conference program with several national and international speakers, forum of winemakers, an exhibition area “Wines of Portugal Wine Fair” and also a Brokerage Event (bilateral meetings) between participants, scientists and the technology supply entities.