EDUCATION

The Education at Bar Convent Brooklyn offers opportunities to learn the latest trends and expand your knowledge from globally recognized speakers. Sessions will take place in engaging formats including live demos, informal presentations and conversations with experts in the bar and beverage industry. 

 

2020 EDUCATION PANEL

  Bar Convent Brooklyn has brought back one of the most experienced bar experts in the world, Angus Winchester, to curate the education program along with a Education Panel. The program provides you with the opportunity to keep a pulse on industry trends and innovative new processes that will help ignite new ideas and concepts for your business. Learn about our Education Panel—their backgrounds, accomplishments and more!

 

Angus Winchester

Head of Education at Bar Convent Brooklyn and Bar Convent Berlin

Jackie Summers

Author, public speaker, and entrepreneur: founder of JackFromBrooklyn Inc. and the creator of the award-winning Sorel Liqueur

Lynnette Marrero

Co-founder, Speed Rack, Bar Director Llama Inn and soon to open Llama San

Brooke Toscano

Managing Partner Pouring Ribbons 
Whiskey Guardian Angel’s Envy 

Claire Sprouse

Bar owner Hunky Dory, in Crown Heights, Brooklyn Co-founder of Tin Roof Drink Community

Sother Teague

Beverage Director at New York Bitters Bar Amor y Amargo, Co-founder of NYC Bar Coup, Partner of Blue Quarter and Windmill, and the Co-host of “The Speakeasy” on Heritage Radio Network

DIGITAL EDUCATION

We've created a comprehensive lineup of complimentary education sessions created by members of the BCB community. We invite you to broaden your spirits knowledge, learn best practices, sharpen your skills, and even develop new ones!

BCB MAIN STAGE SESSIONS

Carefully curated by our Education Panel, BCB Main Stage has some of the most well-known & experienced bar industry experts to keep you up-to-date with changing trends.

DEMONSTRATION STAGE SESSIONS

Each Demonstration Stage session showcases BCB Brooklyn exhibitors that highlight the topics and trends that their brands are invested in, featuring some of the brightest brand ambassadors and industry educators.

BCB TASTING ROOM SESSIONS

The tasting sessions are a blend of tutored tastings run by exhibitors and masterclasses on more esoteric spirit categories from bars & restaurants around the country.

WSET TASTING ROOM SESSIONS

WSET is the world's largest wine and spirit certification organization with dedicated educators presenting liquid focused material and tutored tastings for all skill levels.

PARK STREET UNIVERSITY SESSIONS

Park Street University sessions offer distributors, marketers and entrepreneurs a chance to listen and discuss topics of interest specifically delivered by experts.

WE ARE IN THIS TOGETHER

The Bar Convent Brooklyn Team is here for you and to give our support we have compiled a list of resources and tools to assist the community.