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Annual Conference & Trade Show

January 11-13, 2017

Radisson Plaza, Kalamazoo

About the Event:

The Annual Winter Conference takes place each year in January and offers brewery personnel a high quality educational experience that is both local and affordable. This event is a collaborative effort between the Michigan Brewers Guild and the Master Brewers Association of the Americas-District Michigan.

The conference includes presentations by experienced professionals from within Michigan as well as from across the national craft beer community. Presentations cover relevant topics focused on the technical aspects of beer production as well as beer sales and marketing. Additional highlights are a Sensory Evaluation Workshop and a Great Beer State dinner reception featuring extraordinary presentations of beer and food.

2017 Conference Location: 


Kalamazoo Radisson Plaza Hotel will reserve a block of rooms at a special rate for conference attendees.

Trade Show:

Meet our supporters specializing in equipment, raw materials, supplies, and goods & services specific to the brewing industry. Many Allied Trade members offer special deals or discounts to Michigan Brewers Guild members.

If you are a supplier or industry vendor and would like to participate in the Trade Show, you can do so by joining the Guild as an Allied Trade member. Contact for more information.


2016 Winter Conference - Great Beer State Dinner Menu 2016 Winter Conference - Great Beer State Dinner Menu (3137 KB)

2016 Winter Conference - Trade Show List 2016 Winter Conference - Trade Show List (440 KB)

2016 Winter Conference Program 2016 Winter Conference Program (6486 KB)

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