2020 EWE Meet the Experts

2020 Meet the Experts

Plans are underway now for the 2021 EWE in Syracuse. The 2020 information remains in place for now for your reference.
We’ll post the 2021 details as they evolve.

Drop in and meet the EWE experts – winemakers, authors, consultants, product managers, and more. All are past or present EWE Speakers and they will be available to answer your questions. Click on the photos for Speaker biographies; scroll down for the 2020 Schedule.


Tiffany Aldridge
Peter Bell Photo
Peter Bell
Tim Benedict
Stephen Casscles
Hudson-Chatham Winery
Steve DiFrancesco
Farrell Photo
Tiffany Farrell
Photo of Barry Gump Ph.D.
Barry H. Gump, PhD
Photo of EWE Speaker Hartman
Lee Hartman
Michael Kaiser
Roger Kissling Photo
Roger Kissling
Michael Mitchell
Tom Payette, Moderator
Christopher Pearmund
Dennis Rak
Andrew Reynolds, PhD
Justin Rose Photo
Justin Rose
Craig Ross Photo
Craig Ross
Scarfone Photo
Scott Scarfone, PLA, ASLA
Singh Photo
Vijay Singh, PhD
Sam Vinakor Photo
Samuel Vinakor
Ron Wates Photo
Ron Wates
Peter Weber

TUESDAY, MARCH 10

12:30 pm
Peter Bell, Winemaker, Fox Run Vineyards
Lee Hartman, Winemaker, Bluestone Vineyards
Michael Mitchell, Head Winemaker, Cape May Winery

1:30 pm
Steve Casscles, Author, Grapes of the Hudson Valley

2:35 pm
Steve DiFrancesco, Winemaker, Glenora Wine Cellars
Matthieu Finot, Winemaker, King Family Vineyards
Chris Pearmund, Owner & Winemaker, Effingham Manor Winery
Justin Rose, Head Winemaker, Rosemont Vineyards

3:45 pm
Tim Benedict, Winemaker, Hazlitt 1852 Vineyards
Roger Kissling, VP, Sales & Client Management, Iron Heart Canning Company

5:00 pm
Tiffany Farrell, Winemaker, Haak Vineyards and Winery
Dennis Rak, Owner, Double A Vineyards
Justin Rose, Head Winemaker, Rosemont Vineyards
Peter Weber, Executive Director, Cork Quality Council

 

WEDNESDAY, MARCH 11

9:15 am
Scott Scarfone, Professional Landscape Architect, Kimley-Horn

10:25 am
Tiffany Aldridge, Compliance Specialist, Williams Compliance and Consulting Group, LLC
Tim Benedict, Winemaker, Hazlitt 1852 Vineyards
Tiffany Farrell, Winemaker, Haak Vineyards and Winery

11:00 am
Michael Kaiser, VP, WineAmerica

11:55 am
Peter Bell, Winemaker, Fox Run Vineyards
Ron Wates, Vineyard Manager, Boordy Vineyards

1:15 pm
Steve Casscles, Author, Grapes of the Hudson Valley

2:05 pm
Atlantic Seaboard Association Award Presentation:
Joe Fiola, Extension Specialist in Viticulture & Small Fruit, University of Maryland

2:30 pm
Tom Payette, Winemaking Consultant

4:50 pm
Ben Jordan, Winemaker, Early Mountain Vineyards

 

THURSDAY, MARCH 12

9:20 am
Craig Ross, VP of Sales, TrueCommerce Nexternal
Sam Vinakor, Founder & CEO, WineryConnect

10:00 am
Steve Casscles, Author, Grapes of the Hudson Valley

10:30 am
Vijay Singh, Biotech Scientist & Owner, Sky Acres Winery

11:15 am
Steve Casscles, Author, Grapes of the Hudson Valley

11:45 am
Andrew Reynolds, Consultant

4:30 pm
Barry Gump, Harvey R. Chaplin Eminent Scholar in Beverage Management, International University