REGISTRATION INFORMATION


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April 20-23, 2017 | SEATTLE, WA

Washington State Convention Center

 

BADGE Pricing & Information

Early Bird Rates (Thru February 23rd):

                                             Member             Non-Member

Expo Full Badge (3 days)          $220                 $295

Expo Two Day Badge               $225                  $225

Expo One Day Badge               $150                   $150

U.S. Coffee Championships      $20                    $20                             ONLY Badge *now includes ability to register for Pathway Classes

Sunday Exhibit Hall Add-on      $30                   $30                             for USCC Badge Holders

Coffee Enthusiast Badge           $50                   $50                             (USCC + Exhibits on Sunday Only)

Regular Rates (After February 23rd):

                                            Member               Non-Member

Expo Full Badge (3 days)         $275                   $345

Expo Two Day Badge              $225                   $225

Expo One Day Badge              $150                    $150

U.S. Coffee Championships     $20                     $20                       ONLY Badge *now includes ability to register for Pathway Classes

Sunday Exhibit Hall Add-on      $30                     $30                           for USCC Badge Holders

Coffee Enthusiast Badge           $50                    $50                              (USCC + Exhibits on Sunday Only)

 

 

All Expo Passes Include: (except where indicated)

  • Ability to register for ticketed events and Pathway classes
  • Access to Interactive Experiences like Uppers + Downers and Tech Pavilion
  • Coffee & Networking Mixer
  • Official Global Specialty Coffee Expo Launch Party
  • Access to Exhibit Hall on Friday, Saturday & Sunday
  • Access to over 40 lectures offered Friday, Saturday & Sunday
  • Access to U.S. Coffee Championships & BGA Cafe on all competition days

 

 
 

MEMBER BENEFITS

The Specialty Coffee Association is an organization with the sole focus of developing strong specialty coffee businesses and even stronger coffee professionals. The annual Global Specialty Coffee Expo is one of the most valuable tangible benefits of SCA membership. If you are planning to attend and have been thinking about joining the SCA as a member, now is the time to join! As you can see from the savings above, your membership will pay for itself at Expo.

 

TICKETED & SPECIAL Events

Click on an event below for details.

 

SATURDAY, APRIL 22

WEDNESDAY, APRIL 19

International Women in Coffee Alliance Breakfast

Date: Saturday, April 22
Time: 7:30-9:00am
Location: WSCC Ballroom E

Pricing: $70

Registration:
coffeeexpo.org

Starbucks Kent Plant Tour

Date: Saturday, April 22
Times Offered: 7:45am, 8:00am, 10:30am, 10:45am
Location: WSCC Level 1 Bus Pick-up Area

Pricing: $70 Member, $80 Non-member

Registration:
coffeeexpo.org
Sign up for Coffeehouse Tours and Starbucks Tours only if Re:co or 3-Day Expo Badge selected.

More Information:
In addition to being a large retail employer, Starbucks is also an important contributor to the US manufacturing sector. They employ nearly 1,000 people at seven large, industrial plants in Washington State, South Carolina, Pennsylvania, Nevada and Georgia.
On the tour of the Kent Flexible Plant attendees will be guided through Starbucks’ 315k sq. ft. facility that through innovation and process optimization produces the best quality coffee, tea and soluble products (like VIA Instant coffee) in the world.

Coffee Quality Institute Luncheon

Date: Saturday, April 22
Time: 12:00-1:30pm, Doors open @ 11:30am
Location: WSCC Ballroom E

Pricing: $125

Registration:
coffeeexpo.org

Roasters Guild Party

Date: Saturday, April 22
Time: TBD
Location: TBD

Pricing: FREE - Included with your Expo and/or Re:co Symposium Badge

Specialty Tea Insitute Tea Certification Program

Date: Wednesday, April 19 & Thursday, April 20
Time: 8:00am-5:00pm
Location: WSCC Rooms 201, 203, 204

Pricing:

  • Level 1 Wed: STI Member Rate $400 • STI Non-Member Rate $500
  • Level 2 Thur: STI Member Rate $400 • STI Non-Member Rate $500
  • Discount Package: Level 1 and Level 2: STI Member Rate $675 • STI Non-Member Rate $875
  • Level 3 Cupping Wed: STI Member Rate $425 • STI Non-Member Rate $525
  • Level 3 Pu’erh Thur: STI Member Rate $425 • STI Non-Member Rate $525

Registration:
coffeeexpo.org or via Ellainy Karaboitis at (212) 986-0250 or ekaraboitis@teausa.org

THURSDAY, APRIL 20

Espresso Machine Manufacturer Tour Georgetown

Date: Thursday, April 20
Time: 1:00-5:00pm
Location: WSCC Level 1 bus pick-up area

Pricing: $50 Members, $60 Non-members

Registration:
coffeeexpo.org
Sign up for Coffeehouse Tours and Starbucks Tours only if Re:co or 3-Day Expo Badge selected.

Additional Information:
Join us as we tour two exhibiting espresso machine manufacturers; Slayer Espresso & Synesso. Attendees will see the nuts and bolts of machine production and assembly all the way to the final sellable machine. After the manufacturer tours, attendees will visit a local Georgetown brewery and then get back to the convention center in time for the short walk to the Launch Party at the Paramount Theater.

Global Specialty Coffee Expo Official Launch Party

Date: Thursday, April 20
Time: 6:00-9:00pm
Location: Paramount Theatre - 911 Pine Street, Seattle

Pricing: FREE - Included with purchase of Expo and/or Re:co Symposium badge

SUNDAY, APRIL 23

FRIDAY, APRIL 21

Coffeehouse Tour Fremont/Ballard

Date: Sunday, April 23
Time: 2:00-6:00pm
Location: WSCC Level 1 Bus Pick-up Area

Pricing: $50

Registration:
coffeeexpo.org
Sign up for Coffeehouse Tours and Starbucks Tours only if Re:co or 3-Day Expo Badge selected.

JavaJog for a Cause

Date: Friday, April 21
Time: 7:00am (10K) & 7:30am (5K & walk)
Location: South Lake Union Park, Seattle

Pricing: $100/$150 for 10K & $50/$60 for 5K and Walk

Registration:
coffeeexpo.org

Coffee & Networking Mixer

Date: Friday, April 21
Time: 8:00-9:00am
Location: WSCC Level 6 lobby

Pricing: FREE - Included with purchase of Expo and/or Re:co Symposium badge

Rainforest Alliance Breakfast

Date: Friday, April 21
Time: 8:00-10:00am
Location: WSCC Ballroom E

Pricing: $65 thru April 20, 2017 or $80 at the door

Registration:
English Registration
Spanish Registration

Coffeehouse Tour Capitol Hill

Date: Friday, April 21
Time: 9:00am-1:00pm
Location: WSCC Level 1 Bus Pick-up Area

Pricing: $50 Members, $60 Non-members

Registration:
coffeeexpo.org
Sign up for Coffeehouse Tours and Starbucks Tours only if Re:co or 3-day Expo Badge selected.

More Information:
Known for its rich and diverse history, Capitol Hill has a thriving coffeehouse scene. Experience some of the most prominent locally-owned coffeehouses on this tour through this “small town” of Capitol Hill.