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Thursday, November 12th

09:00AM - 09:30AM CST
Mr. Arnoldo Leiva, President, Sintercafé

09:30AM - 10:30AM CST
Café de Costa Rica: Next Gen
Mrs. Maria Auxiliadora Bonilla Solis, Farmer, barista and founder, Cafetería Don Mayo,
Mr. Enrique Carvajal

10:30AM - 10:45AM CST
From pandemic to climate change: the challenges we can overcome only together
Mr. Andrea Illy, Chairman, Illy Caffè

10:45AM - 11:30AM CST
Coffid-19: How the Pandemic destroyed the box
Mr. Carlos Ortiz, Global Volcafe Way Manager, Volcafe

11:30AM - 12:15PM CST
Global Coffee: Tracking the Changes in a Post-covid World
Mr. Michael Schaefer, Global Lead, Euromonitor International

12:15PM - 01:00PM CST

01:00PM - 01:15PM CST
Q&A Field day

01:15PM - 01:30PM CST
Q&A Field day

Friday, November 13th

09:00AM - 10:00AM CST
Panel - Together Toward Tomorrow: EU Green Deal Implications for the Coffee Industry
Engr. Carlos Fonseca Castro, Gerente Técnico, ICAFE,
Mrs. Eileen Gordon-Laity , Secretary General, European Coffee Federation ,
Mr. Dean Sanders, Founder and Chairman, GoodBrand,
Mr. Cyrille Jannet , Vice President SCTA , Managing Director Keurig Trading,
Mr. Bill Murray, President & CEO, National Coffee Association, U.S.A.

10:00AM - 10:45AM CST
True or False: Coronavirus boosts coffee consumption?
Mrs. Anna Vänskä, Senior Sourcing Manager, Paulig,
Mr. Rami Kuusisto, Commercial Director, Retail and OOH Finland, Paulig

10:45AM - 11:30AM CST
The Post-Crisis Economy and Financial Markets
Mr. G. Scott Clemons , Chief Investment Strategist, Brown Brothers Harriman & Co.

11:30AM - 12:15PM CST
Funds, fundamentals, smoke and mirrors
Mr. Carlos Mera, Senior Commodity Analyst, Rabobank

12:15PM - 01:00PM CST
Have we sold sustainability short? Past advances and next steps in the coffee sector’s sustainability journey
PhD. Janina Grabs, PhD. Janina Grabs, Postdoctoral researcher, Environmental Policy Lab, Department of Humanities, Social and Political Sciences, ETH Zurich

01:00PM - 01:15PM CST
Q&A Field day

01:15PM - 01:30PM CST
Q&A Field day