Sessions Guide

Here we’ve grouped the workshops we think would be most helpful for different coffee professionals. You can of course sign up for whatever combinations of sessions you want!


New Barista

Focus: inspiration and developing a solid foundation

  • Espresso Fundamentals

  • Brewing Fundamentals

  • Espresso Exploration

  • Demystifying Competition

  • A Guide to Advancing Your Customer Service

  • Foundation of Tea or Beyond the TNT: Starting & Growing Your Coffee Community


Career Barista (5+ years)

Focus: inspiration and fine-tuning skills

  • Cherry to Seed: Experiments in Fermentation

  • Organic Acids or Dissecting the Espresso Machine

  • Crafting Seasonal Cold Brew Beverages or Starting Your Own Cafe

  • Water Chemistry, the Impact on Flavor

  • Exploring Roast Profiles

  • Beyond the TNT: Starting & Growing Your Coffee Community


Cafe Owner / manager

Focus: tangible ideas and information to implement

  • Water Chemistry, Beyond H2O

  • Dissecting the Espresso Machine

  • Designing Efficient Bar Flow

  • A Guide to Advancing Your Customer Service

  • Crafting Seasonal Cold Brew Beverages or Starting Your Own Cafe


Competitor

Focus: taking it to the next level for competition

  • Water Chemistry, Beyond H2O

  • Brewing Fundamentals

  • Espresso Exploration

  • Demystifying Competition

  • Compulsory Brewing - A Competitor’s Approach

  • Dissecting the Espresso Machine


Community Organizer

Focus: content development and future community events

  • Sign Language for Baristas

  • Dissecting the Espresso Machine

  • Foundation of Tea

  • Cherry to Seed: Experiments in Fermentation

  • Crafting Seasonal Espresso Beverages

  • Beyond the TNT: Starting and Growing Your Coffee Community


Barista At Heart

Focus: exploring current trends

  • Cherry to Seed: Experiments in Fermentation

  • Organic Acids

  • Espresso Exploration

  • Water Chemistry, the Impact on Flavor

  • Exploring Roast Profiles

  • Dissecting the Espresso Machine