Program

Welcome to Vinexpo Explorer! Please find below the 48-hour program of Chapter 1.

Individual arrivals should be made one day prior to “Day 1” A Welcome Reception will launch the event, starting at 7.00pm on Sunday 10 September, at the Grand Ferdinand Hotel in Vienna.

DAY 1 : Monday September 11th

07:15 - 08:15
Breakfast at the Hotel Park Royal
09:00 - 10:00
Opening Conference

Presentation of the Austrian vineyards and market trends.
Venue: Orangerie of Schönbrunn Palace, Vienna.

10:00 - 10:30
Coffee Break
10:30 - 14:30
Global Tasting, Lunch & meeting arrangements

Global tasting, lunch and meeting arrangements for the next day.
Overview of Austria’s wines offered by the wineries: a great introduction
to fix the wish lists for the next day One-to-Wine meetings.
Informal lunch to be set at the same place.

15:00 - 19:00
Tour experience of Austria's vineyards
Experience Austria’s vineyards and meet with the winemakers.
20:00 - 23:30
Traditional Heurigen Dinner

Enjoy a typical Viennese dinner.
Venue: Weingut Mayer Am Pfarrplatz.

DAY 2 : Tuesday September 12th

07:00 - 07:45
Breakfast at the Hotel Park Royal
08:30 - 09:30
Workshops

Brainstorming session on a selection of actual-related issues.

Venue: Orangerie of Schönbrunn Palace, Vienna.

09:30 - 10:30
Coffee break
Preparation for the One-to-Wine meetings.
10:30 - 15:00
One-to-Wine meetings
Targeted business meetings where producers and buyers get together for time-saving and efficient business.
15:15 - 16:45
Masterclass
16:45 - 17:30
Presentation of the workshops’ key-findings
18:00 - 19:00
Refresh & change*
*Dark suit & Evening dress attire
20:00 - 23:30
Gala Dinner at Palais Coburg
Venue: Palais Coburg, Vienna.