1. Ruinart Champagne Tasting

    3 December 2015

    Please join us for a truly instinctive and interactive presentation and tasting with Frederic Panaiotis of Ruinart, the oldest and one of the smallest Champagne houses, founded in 1729.

  2. IMW North America Seminar San Francisco

    15 - 19 January 2016

    For more information, please contact Marianne Crocker (mcrocker@mastersofwine.org) or Olivier Chapman (ochapman@mastersofwine.org)

Symposium 2014

Istituto Grandi MarchiFrom 15-18 May 2014, Florence welcomed 450 delegates for our 8th International Symposium: Identity, Innovation, Imagination, generously sponsored by Istituto Grandi Marchi. For pictures, see our Facebook page, or you can follow the conference as it happened on Twitter using the hashtag #mwsymposium2014. Videos of all the auditorium sessions, and photos of all the sessions plus the dinners and tastings, are in the Symposium gallery.
Attendees took part in a series of panel discussions, debates, and tastings with leading figures from the world of wine, as well as in a succession of gala lunches and dinners in historic venues and wineries both in Florence itself and in the Tuscan countryside.

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