The Specialty Coffee Association hosts a variety of events each year, including the coffee industry's two largest trade shows—the Global Specialty Coffee Expo and World of Coffee. More information on these events as well as a 2017 calendar of upcoming events can be found below:


Our events run on coffee and volunteers. If you’re interested in volunteering at any of our events, please click the link below to let us know your availability and preferences:


Upcoming Events

JANUARY

  • Austrian Chapter Competitions | January 13-16 2017 - Vienna

  • Danish Chapter Competitions | January 20-22, 2017 - Aarhus

  • CoffeeChamps Knoxville | January 21-22, 2017 - Knoxville
  • French Chapter Competitions | January 21-24, 2017     
  • Italian Chapter Competitions | January 21-25, 2017      
  • Sensory Summit | January 26-28, 2017 - University of California, Davis
  • Greek Chapter Competitions | January 27-29 & February 10-13, 2017

FEBRUARY

  • Swiss Chapter Competitions | February 1-3, 2017 

  • Latvian Chapter Competitions | February 10-12, 2017  

  • Greek Chapter Competitions | February 10-13, 2017    
  • CoffeeChamps Austin | February 11-12, 2017 - Austin
  • Lithuanian Chapter Competitions | 17th February –19th February 2017

  • Iceland Chapter Competitions | 18th February 2017

  • Hungary Chapter Competitions | 19th February 2017

  • Origin Trip | February 19-26, 2017 - Costa Rica
  • Irish Chapter Competitions | February 21-23, 2017
  • Swedish Chapter Competitions | February 22-25, 2017
  • Polish Chapter Competitions | February 24-26, 2017     
  • Norwegian Chapter Competitions | February 7-10, 2017       

MARCH

  • Re:verb | March 1, 2017 - Manila

  • Dutch Chapter Competitions | March 10-12, 2017

  • Russian Chapter Competitions | March 2-4, 2017
  • Switzerland Chapter Competitions | 18th March 2017
  • Slovakia Chapter Competitions | 23th March – 25th March 2017
  • Polish Chapter Competitions | March 25-27, 2017
  • All-Stars Sensory | March 28-31, 2017 - Shanghai
  • Romania Chapter Competitions | 30thMarch – 02nd April
  • Ukraine Chapter Competitions | 31st March – 02nd April

APRIL

  • Belarusian Chapter Competitions | April 9, 2017

  • Re:co Symposium | April 19-20, 2017 - Seattle

  • Iceland Chapter Competitions | 21st April – 23rd April 2017

  • Slovakia Chapter Competitions | 22nd April – 23rd April 2017

  • Global Specialty Coffee Expo | April 20-23, 2017 - Seattle
  • U.S. Coffee Championships | April 20-23, 2017 - Seattle
  • Russian Chapter Competitions | April 3-5, 2017    

MAY

  • United Kingdom Chapter Competitions | 6th May – 7th May 2017

JUNE

AUGUST

SEPTEMBER

  • Romania Chapter Competitions | 8th September – 10th September 2017

  • Barista Camp | September 25-28, 2017       

NOVEMBER