Access is designed to be the annual gathering for Barista Guild members and coffee professionals in North America. Attendees have exclusive ACCESS to the latest and greatest in coffee technology, innovation, education and more at this one-of-a-kind event!

This year, ACCESS will take place over two-days in San Diego, California on September 17-18. This event offers a range of professional development opportunities to include hands on workshops, tastings and lectures. There will be opportunities for community building and networking as well!


- ACCESS EDUCATION: Unique workshops, lectures and discussion opportunities will provide unparalleled education and professional development for baristas and coffee professionals of all levels. 

- ACCESS COMMUNITY: Networking opportunities abound as industry leaders and coffee professionals converge at ACCESS for a meeting of the minds and an exchange of information for career growth and development

- ACCESS INNOVATION: A forum for members to hear from thought leaders on industry trends, market opportunities and problems/challenges facing the coffee industry. Demonstrations and equipment exploration will provide attendees access to what’s new and upcoming.


Workshops, Talk Topics, and Full Schedule