Hawai'i Coffee Association's 24th Annual Conference
and 11th Annual State of Hawai'i Cupping Contest
on July 25-27, 2019
at the Ala Moana Hotel - Honolulu, Oahu, Hawai'i
The HCA conference will run Thursday through Saturday, July 25-27.
Thursday will feature a no-host welcome cocktail reception beginning at 5:30 PM.
Friday will be a full day (8:00 AM - 5:00 PM) of speakers, sessions, and events.
Saturday will be another full day (8:00 AM - 5:00 PM) of speakers, sessions, and events, culminating with dinner and the announcement of the 11th annual cupping competition winners.
On Friday and Saturday during the conference we will have workshops on soil health, fermentation with yeasts, roasting and cupping workshops, and speaker sessions. We will also be hosting a barista competition, brewers cup championship, and going on tours of the Kō Hana Rum Company, and the Hawai’i Agriculture Research Center (HARC) in Kunia with a field tour of their ongoing research projects.
Additional conference details and content will be updated on this page as they are finalized. Please check back often!
Ala Moana Hotel Room Block for Conference Attendees
Reservations, at a special conference rate, are now available for booking at the Ala Moana Hotel
Reservations are open now through Tuesday, June 25th, 2019
Our section of rooms is in the Waikiki Tower with a room rate of $185.00 single/double plus taxes and fees.
Please use the link below to make your reservations to receive the special HCA conference rate.