SIMPLY ITALIAN GREAT WINES US TOUR 2014
New York - Chicago 27, 29 ottobre 2014

PROGRAM

MONDAY, OCTOBER 27, NEW YORK

NEW YORK HILTON MIDTOWN
1335 Avenue of the Americas
New York, NY 10019

Seminars and guided wine tastings will be held in the Nassau Room & Bryant Room – 2nd Floor
Walk around tasting will be held in the Rhinelander South Ballroom – 2nd Floor

10:30am - 11:30am 
Trentino Wines Essence of the Dolomites” (Nassau West Room)
Presented by:  Gregory dal Piaz, Editor-in-Chief Snooth Media
Fabio Piccoli, Director for the Promotion of Wines of Trentino

11:30am - 12:15pm  
Taste it PDO Quality Italian Wines” (Nassau East Room)
Presented by: Riccardo Ricci Curbastro, President Federdoc

12:15pm - 1:15pm 
Romagna Sangiovese, Heart of Italy” (Nassau West Room)
Presented by:  Giammario Villa, Professor & Wine Educator at UCLA

2:00pm - 3:00pm 
The Character of Veneto Wines” (Nassau West Room)
Presented by: Michael A. Schaefer, Certified Wine Educator
Arturo Stocchetti, President of Unione Consorzi Vini Veneti D.O.C

2:00pm - 6:00pm 
Walk-around tasting open to wine and hospitality professionals, wine collectors, wine educators and members of the press (Rhinelander South)

6:00pm - 8:00pm 
Walk-around tasting open to wine lovers (Rhinelander South)

WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 29, CHICAGO

SOFITEL CHICAGO WATER TOWER
20 East Chestnut Street
Chicago, IL 60611

Seminars and guided wine tastings will be held in the Cannes Room
Walk around tasting will be held in the in the Grand Ballroom

10:30am - 11:30am 
Trentino Wines Essence of the Dolomites” (Cannes Room)
Presented by:  Tom Hyland, Journalist and Italian Wine Expert
Fabio Piccoli, Director for the Promotion of Wines of Trentino

12:15pm - 1:15pm 
Romagna Sangiovese, Heart of Italy”  (Cannes Room)
Presented by: Giammario Villa, Professor & Wine Educator at UCLA

2:00pm - 3:00pm 
The Character of Veneto Wines” (Cannes Room)
Presented by: Tom Hyland, Journalist and Italian Wine Expert
Arturo Stocchetti, President of Unione Consorzi Vini Veneti D.O.C
Ryan Wichmann, Beverage Director Italian Village

3:30pm - 4:30pm 
Taste it PDO Quality Italian Wines” (Cannes Room)
Presented by: Riccardo Ricci Curbastro, President Federdoc 
   
2:00pm - 6:00pm 
Walk-around tasting open to wine and hospitality professionals, wine collectors, wine educators and members of the press (Grand Ballroom)

ORGANIZING AGENCY:

I.E.M.- International Exhibition Management
Via Saval, 21/c
37124 Verona
Tel. +39 045 8303264  Fax + 39 045 8303296
E-mail:
s.agnoli@iem.it
Ref: Silvia Agnoli
 
I.E.E.M. - International Event and Exhibition Management
18800 NE 29th Avenue #317
Miami - Aventura, FL 33180
Tel +1 305 937 2488  Fax +1 305 937 2499
E-Mail:
mariana@ieemusa.com
Ref: Mariana Nedic