Who We Are

The Specialty Coffee Association is a nonprofit, membership-based organization that represents thousands of coffee professionals, from producers to baristas all over the world. Built on foundations of openness, inclusivity, and the power of shared knowledge, we act as a unifying force within the specialty coffee industry – invested in creating a worldwide circle of like-minded professionals.

Upcoming Events


June 17-26, 2019
United States

Sensory Forum

July 18-19, 2019

CRG Retreat

August 15-18, 2019
Buford, US

Barista Camp

September 10-13, 2019
Athens, Greece

SCA Research Reports