The Specialty Coffee Association has confirmed that the Specialty Coffee Expo will return in-person from 30 September to 3 October 2021 in the city of New Orleans, Louisiana. Many of the popular Expo features will return with new COVID-19 safety measures in place.
Alongside both long-time and new exhibitors in the Exhibits Halls, returning show features includes the Best New Product Awards, Coffee Design Awards, Roaster Village, United States Coffee Championships, and more.
“We are extremely excited to be welcoming our community to a physical trade show again after over a year of not having met in person”, says Yannis Apostolopoulos, Chief Executive Officer of the Specialty Coffee Association.
“The effective health and safety guidelines and regulations we are putting in place prioritizes the safety of attendees and exhibitors, and allows us to bring back much-loved Expo features.”
More information about how the show will transform in order to maximise the safety of attendees and exhibitors, will be provided in the upcoming months as the state and local health authorities, the Center for Disease Control, and the World Health Organization continues to update guidelines.
Registration for Expo will open on 1 June 2021, with discounted pricing available through 18 August 2021.
For more information, visit coffeeexpo.org