The 7th Annual International Wine Tourism Conference will be held in the beautiful city of Reims, La Champagne, France 8 -9 April 2015.
Two days with over 30 talks, presentations, panel discussions and workshops combined with opportunities to taste world class wines makes this an experience not to be missed. Wine Tourism Workshop 10 April.

Conference News

Iter Vitis The European & Cultural Brand Of Wine Tourism

Since 2008, Philippe Harant has been the director of the Marne Tourism Board. Harant was instrumental in Champagne tourism and Champagne vineyards helping 450 wine experience providers receive the Vignobles et découvertes label. His talk at the International Wine Tourism Conference (IWINETC) is titled: “Iter Vitis, The European & Cultural … Continue reading

Reims: City of Angels….and Champagne!

An interview with Camille Roberrine of the Reims Tourist Center. The Reims Tourist Center offers Reims tourists practical information online and at an office in the city. Travelers will find the office near the Notre-Dame Cathedral at 2 rue Guillaume de Machault 51100 Reims. The Reims Tourist Center provides one-stop … Continue reading

Discover Hungary as a Grape Escape Destination at IWINETC

Gabriella Gónusz has spent more than twenty years in sales and marketing of different food products and services with an emphasis on wine. She was an export sales manager for a top winery in Hungary. Now she is a sommelier and co-owner of Wine a’More Travel Agency. Gabriella’s talk at … Continue reading

Hilarie Larson & Champagne set to boost brain power at IWINETC 15!

From the European hospitality industry to spending time working in vineyards, wineries and tasting rooms in Canada and the United States, Hilarie Larson has a passion and experience for wine. Her presentation, Promoting Your Wine Tourism Business Through Sales, Service & Knowledge explores how wine experience providers can promote and … Continue reading

An Interview with Ashika Mathews Founder of London Love Wine

Ashika Mathews holds a degree in viticulture and oenology and was a winemaker in Rioja and Bordeaux. Her experiences include organizing the International Wine Challenge, working for Jancis Robinson and a fine wine buyer. She started London Love Wine, a wine school and events company. Her talk at the International … Continue reading

Le CDT Marne, Partenaire du Plus Grand Évènement Oenotouristique International

La Champagne, la Marne se prépare à accueillir l’IWINETC au Centre des Congrès de Reims les 8 et 9 avril prochains. Ce congrès d’envergure internationale rassemble des professionnels de l’oenotourisme venus du monde entier. Après l’Espagne, l’Italie, la Croatie ou la Géorgie, l’IWINETC s’installe en France les 8 et 9 … Continue reading

An Interview with Christopher Walkey  Founder of “Glass of Bubbly”

Christopher Walkey is a social media speaker, columnist in UK national trade magazines and founder of Glass of Bubbly. His talk at the International Wine Tourism Conference is Digital & Social Media in the Sparkling Wine Industry. The presentation examines how to use social media to improve brand awareness. As … Continue reading

Church Architecture in Champagne: The Half Timbered Trail

The Half Timbered Church Trail, located in the Champagne Ardenne region, is a unique trail with ten churches and a chapel. The trail is in the Great Lakes region of France. The trail begins in the famed National Park and continues through Aube, Marne and Haute-Marne. The quaint churches and … Continue reading