This is a co-located event with SommCon®
Must be over 21 years of age to attend all Festival events. NO infants, strollers, animals or exceptions!
History of Craft Beer: Ancient to the Present
Date: Thursday, November 17, 2016
Time: 5:00 pm to 6:00 pm
Location: Marriott Marquis San Diego Marina
Attire: Business Casual
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Wine & Beverage Director
Cohn Restaurant Group Greg Koch
CEO + Co-Founder
Stone Brewing George Thornton
Home Brewing Co. Jennifer Glanville
Director of Brewing
Sam Adams Brandon Hernaìndez
Societe Brewing Company Mark Weslar
Vice President of Marketing
Karl Strauss Brewing Company
Learn how beer influenced the start of human civilization, gave power to religion, and was at the forefront of the industrial revolution. We will discuss beer post prohibition and the rise of Craft Beer. You will hear from some of the most influential brewers on how craft has evolved and what the future holds for craft beer.