The 2018 Dubai International Coffee & Tea Festival (DICTF) is set to welcome industry players as well as coffee and tea aficionados in the United Arab Emirates on 5 December 2018 at the Dubai International Convention and Exhibition Centre. Running until 7 December, the 2018 DICTF will showcase all facets of coffee, tea, bar and café products, equipment and services. It will also provide a venue for coffee and tea professionals to engage with potential partners and clients, and establish new business channels.
The 2018 DICTF will see the launch of a Sustainable Coffee Institute Café Management Strategy Development Workshop Program. The course is designed to empower café owners, managers, and aspiring entrepreneurs to strategise, plan, and do their research ahead of launching a new café business or learn how to better manage an existing business . “The [DICTF] is designed to drive awareness and appreciation of specialty coffee and tea in the Middle East’s already flourishing café industry,” says Anselm Godinho, Managing Director of International Conferences and Exhibitions, DICTF’s organiser. “The show floor also creates an opportunity for investors, professionals working with coffee and tea, traders, equipment suppliers and coffee educators to engage with and network with each other.” This edition, DICTF will stage the Dubai International Coffee Championship in which cash prizes of up to US$60,000 will be given away to the winners. For more information, visit www.coffeeteafest.com