Oct 15, 2021

AC 2021: Think Tank Conference “Trends and innovative ideas for wine tourism”

The day (Thursday, 28 Otc. 2021) starts with ideas: Trends and innovative ideas for wine tourism “after Covid-19“ and influences of climate change on viticulture
Annual Conference AC 2021 – public programme

The Annual Conference (AC 2021)  in Mainz | Rheinhessen gives the interested public the opportunity to attend online the highlights of the conference. Exciting lecture events with interesting speakers, an international wine tasting and the international gala event! The accompanying programme for the interested public alongside the annual conference of the Great Wine Capitals Global Network will take place via livestream.


9:30 am: Welcome by Manuela Matz, Deputy Mayor of Economy, Tourism, Congresses and Wine, Landeshauptstadt Mainz

9:40 am: “New ways in German wine tourism”, Monika Reule, Deutsches Weininstitut (DWI), Managing Director

10.10 am: Q&A session

10:20 am: Wines of tomorrow”, Jeremy Cukierman, Master of Wine, Director Kedge Wine School

10:40 am: Q&A session

11:20 am: “Sustainability and climate change in Viticulture. Global challenges and possibilities”, Prof. Dr. Hans Reiner Schultz, President Expert Group ENVIRO of OIV and President Geisenheim University ”


You will find the livestream on Thursday, 28 Oct. 2021, from 9.30 am to 12 pm (CEST) on the Conference Website of AC 2021 in Mainz | Rheinhessen.