conference, first onair edition

Craft Distilling
Italy 2020

October 27, 2020

The birth of Italian microdistillation passes here!

For the first time in Italy a conference
completely dedicated to microdistilleries
and artisanal distillation

the scenario

Between 2018 and 2019 the first handful of micro-distilleries appeared in Italy.
The American success with over 2500 craft distilleries has a consolidated European trail of 150 new micro-realities in England and 60 in France. More and more Italian entrepreneurs and enthusiasts are evaluating their inclusion in a sector that proves to be very promising.

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What are the international and Italian success stories?

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How is the situation in Italy?

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How complex is it to start a distillery?

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Is distillation with excise duty the only possible option at this stage?

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COVID-19, issue or opportunity?

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The Distillerie.it portal as a window to the new craft world?

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The presence of leading Italian and global companies in the sector.

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Twelve hours of content also available on demand in the period following the conference.

Italian and internation experts will answer to the main doubts that can arise within the people ready to seize this historic opportunity.

All usable and accessible comfortably from home and without additional costs, with the possibility of participating in a training and updating program active all year round.

Our packages

Conferenza package

99€

Registration for the ONAIR conference on Tuesday, October 27, 2020 – full day, approximately from 10am to 5pm – and all live webinars.

Use of a professional webinar platform with simultaneous professional translation into Italian where necessary.

Access to all recorded content for 1 year.

Premium package

250€

The whole Conferenza package
+
Access to special content available every month on specific topics (fermentation, distillation, regulations, taxation).

Access to four live sessions during the year with questions and answers and with the presence of companies and experts.

Validity period Jan 1, 2021 – Dec 31, 2021

Start-up package

649€

The whole Pacchetto Premium
+
Registration to our Craft Gin Workshop, a two-day workshop dedicated to the artisan distillation of gin with excise duty, at an active distillery.

A calendar with at least one session per quarter is proposed. Download the PDF Program.

Next workshop will be held in Meda (MB):
November 2-3, 2020

The dawn of a craft and cultural revolution. American experience is finally combined with the quality of Italian manufacturing and the heritage of our raw materials. Success can only be guaranteed.

SPEAKERS

Adam Spiegel

SONOMA DISTILLING COMPANY
CALIFORNIA, USA
OWNER AND HEAD DISTILLER

Agostino Arioli

BIRRIFICIO ITALIANO
LURAGO MARINONE, COMO, ITALY
OWNER AND MASTER BREWER

Alvise Ennas

CAPOVILLA DISTILLATI
ROSÀ, VICENZA, ITALY
DISTILLER

Benedetto Cannatelli

RAILROAD BREWING CO.
SEREGNO, ITALY
CO-OWNER AND DISTILLER

Bruno Pilzer

DISTILLERIA PILZER
ALTAVALLE, TRENTO, ITALY
OWNER AND DISTILLER

Claudio Campaner

DISTILLERIA CANTINA DISTINA
CASTELL’ARQUATO, PIACENZA, ITALY
OWNER AND DISTILLER

Maggie Campbell

PRIVATEER RUM
IPSWICH, BOSTON, USA
PRESIDENT AND HEAD DISTILLER

Marco Callegari

VELIER SPA
GENOVA, MILANO, ITALY
TRADE MARKETING MANAGER

Martin Aurich

UNTERORTL – CASTEL JUVAL
CASTELBELLO, BOLZANO, ITALY
oenologist and DISTILLER

Paolo Antoniali

ITALIANA BIOTECNOLOGIE
MONTEBELLO VICENTINO, VICENZA, ITALY
MANAGING DIRECTOR

Paolo Brunello

DISTILLERIA FRATELLI BRUNELLO
MONTEGALDA, VICENZA, ITALY
OWNER

Paul Hletko

FEW SPIRITS
EVANSTON, CHICAGO, USA
FOUNDER AND HEAD DISTILLER

Phil Thompson

DORNOCH DISTILLERY
DORNOCH, SCOTLAND
FOUNDER AND DISTILLER

Roberto Zizza

FREELANCE
MILANO, ITALY
GRAPHIC DESIGNER

Stefano Cicalese

PETER IN FLORENCE
PELAGO, FIRENZE, ITALY
DISTILLER

Vittorio Gianni Capovilla

CAPOVILLA DISTILLATI
ROSÀ, VICENZA, ITALY
FOUNDER AND HEAD DISTILLER

Distillerie.it

The world of distillation in Italy
Claudio Riva
Davide Terziotti

TEACHERS

EUGENIO BELLI

EUGIN DISTILLERIA INDIPENDENTE
MEDA, MONZA BRIANZA, ITALY
OWNER AND DISTILLER

We explore the distillation world in Italy

The portal DISTILLERIE.IT has been online since the end of 2019. It collects information on approximately 200 among italian distilleries and liquor makers and provides an interactive map with the state of the distillation art in Italy.

about

Claudio Riva

Founder of Whisky Club Italia, tireless proponent and deep connoisseur of Scotland, already known for other ventures including the I Love Laphroaig fan club and for being a founder of the SingleMaltWhisky.it forum. Founding member of Spirit Club Italia.

Davide Terziotti

Author of the blog Angel’Share and of many books about spirits, has been teaming up with Claudio for six years in Whisky Club Italia and together with Claudio is a founder of the portal Distillerie.it about the state of the distillation art in Italy. Founding member of Spirit Club Italia.