Moscow Coffee and Tea Expo: the new international exhibition for professionals of coffee and tea industry will take place this October.

For several years “PIR” informative project has been hosting successfully the “Coffee and Tea” forum which turned to be the traditional gathering place for those who is interested in industry. This year “PIR” informative project launches a new event totally focused on coffee and tea subject: Moscow Coffee and Tea Expo.

Exhibition will take place on 1-4th of October, 2013, “Crocus Expo” IEC, Moscow. It has broadcasted area comparing to “Coffee and Tea” forum (5000 m²) and includes large exposition (100+ exhibiting companies) and event session of over 80 educational seminars. 7000 experts from Russia, CIS countries and Europe: international experts; baristas; judges of Russian and regional coffee championships; owners and operators of coffee houses, cafes, bars, restaurants, tea clubs, hotels, night clubs; leading producers and distributors.
Several thematic areas with professional events will be working within the exhibition. And program is planned to be not only for experts (baristas, bartenders, roasters), but industry workers (owners of cafes, restaurants, bars and coffee houses, managing directors and judges) are welcome to take part in interesting master classes as well. The trademark Segers will be the official uniform partner of Moscow Coffee and Tea Expo.
Main Business Stage will become the epicenter of business talks. For the first time within the exhibition we will introduce the “Ideal Coffee House” – unique space featuring the world’s best tea and coffee:  original, well designed concept with a program that mixes fashion and world of tea and coffee. Main Business Stage will promote future trends in tea and coffee business.
Nuova Simonelli performs area of known experts: Stephen Leighton, Colin Harmon and Fritz Storm.
Tea Garden becomes an area of business trainings totally focused on tea, visitors will learn how to launch and run own tea room, how to purchase high-quality tea with good price, how to increase the profit etc.
Bar Station: Brew Bar, T-Bar, Spicy Bar. Visitors will be able to try a wide variety of drinks made on all equipment kinds at Brew Bar: from Chemex to super automatic coffee machine, from classical espresso and cappuccino to various cold coffee cocktails. Experts of T-bar will share original tea concepts, tea service in hotels, restaurants and bars. Spicy Bar becomes an area where famous barista and bartenders will present various spices for coffee and tea and host tastings in new and unique ways of coffee, tea and cocktails making.
The Lab: “from bean to cup”. Visitors will learn about coffee’s journey from where it comes from, how it grows, how it is stored, storage methods and more. Innovation Zone: one more cutting-edge area which presents market trends and innovative solutions for the coffee industry.
Moscow Coffee and Tea Expo is a chance not only to find out and try new products, to get new experience and knowledge but to show your abilities in the scale national championshipsThe Coffee Box launched together with Traveler’s Coffee and La Marzocco is the competitions area for industry specialists. Visitors can also take part in program of master classes by known baristas.
Each night during Moscow Coffee and Tea Expo leading tea and coffee houses will host special events. Visitors can discover new venues, taste excellent drinks and have a great communication with beverage experts. Welcome to professional coffee and tea world!

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