Preparations for the 3rd Athens Coffee Festival are dynamically underway. The Festival will be held between the September 29 and October 1, 2018, at Technopolis-Gazi in Athens.
Having established itself as one of the most important commercial and social events for the culture of quality coffee, the 3rd Athens Coffee Festival reopens its doors!
During all three days of the event, the Athens Coffee Festival will be complemented by seminars, demonstrations, live music concerts and DJ parties!
COFFEE PRODUCER (ETHIOPIA)
I loved the joyous atmosphere and the mood, which was unlike similar festivals abroad where everything is much more guided.
MARKETING DIRECTOR KAFEA & ATTICA TERRA
The Athens Coffee Festival has highlighted the multifaceted dimension of coffee, through targeted special events, as well as a very fresh exhibition logic.
AREA MANAGER NUOVA SIMONELLI (ITALY)
Compared to any other festival across the globe, the level of quality in Athens was much higher, equivalent to the quality of the Greek coffee market.
NATIONAL COORDINATOR SCA GREECE
We are very happy because we organized a festival that was much better than last year, with a great atmosphere and a lot more people who came into contact with fine coffee.
DEPUTY CEO SCA
On behalf of SCA, we are very happy that such a successful festival is organized in Greece. Especially for me, being Greek, this brings me great joy and pleasure.
SENIOR BRAND MANAGER NESTLE PROFESSIONAL
Already from its second iteration, the Athens Coffee Festival has managed to establish itself internationally. In Greece, that was exactly what we needed: a celebration of coffee.
MARKETING MANAGER W.S. KAROULIAS
In the Athens Coffee Festival, we clearly witnessed the market trend for more knowledge and better quality of coffee and equipment. All visitors wanted to learn more about coffee.
BRAND MANAGER BARISTA’S GOLD
The atmosphere of the festival was electric, visitor turnout was massive and everyone had the opportunity to taste excellent coffees and rare varieties.
TRAINING CENTER MANAGER LAVAZZA (ITALY)
The Athens Coffee Festival was fantastic! Honestly, I never expected to come to such a great event in Greece, with such high exhibitor participation and visitor turnout.
HEAD BARISTA TRAINER TAF
The 2nd Athens Coffee Festival was amazing! Visitors were given the opportunity to try a great variety of coffees and learn more about coffee in general.
SENIOR RESEARCH SCIENTIST ILLYCAFFE (ITALY)
I was really impressed by the organizational level of the Athens Coffee Festival, the beautiful location and the massive turnout of visitors who truly love coffee.
OWNER LUIGI CAFFE
This year’s Athens Coffee Festival was a true celebration of coffee. The Festival was impeccably organized and visitor turnout was excellent.
COFFEE SCIENCE MANAGER SCA (USA)
The festival was wonderful, very lively and full of energy. The atmosphere was very different, much warmer than any other festival I have visited and everybody seemed to be having a great time.
OWNER SAMBA CAFE
We are very pleased with our participation at the Athens Coffee Festival, because it is an opportunity to meet a very wide audience and introduce it to specialty coffee.
HEAD BARISTA TRAINER SAPID
The festival was a great opportunity for the average consumer to experience some special coffees and witness the great work being done by the coffee sector in Greece.
ESPRESSO SPECIALIST LA MARZOCCO (ITALY)
I was impressed by the festival’s size and organization, and from the passion of its visitors. I would be very happy if something like this happened in Italy.
OWNER MIND THE CUP
The festival welcomed a multitude of visitors, who were keen to find out the latest developments on coffee. We are very happy with our first participation.
NATIONAL COORDINATOR SCA CYPRUS (CYPRUS)
People have embraced the Athens Coffee Festival and this was demonstrated by the huge turnout of this year’s event. Every year, the quality is higher.
OWNER DRACULI COFFEE
The event itself was an excellent idea: a celebration of coffee held in a magical place such as Technopolis Gazi – Athens.
RACHEL SANDSTROM MORRISON
DIGITAL EDITOR FRESH CUP MAGAZINE (USA)
Unlike other festivals that are held indoors and end up being a bit boring, the Athens Coffee Festival was very vibrant and interactive.
PUBLISHER ROAST MAGAZINE (USA)
I have visited many festivals around the world and what I liked in Athens was that it managed to equally appeal to coffee professionals and consumers.
SENIOR COMMUNITY MANAGER SCA (IRELAND)
It was a wonderful festival! I was really impressed by the number of exhibitors, the quality of coffee, the high level of the organization, the massive visitor turnout and the welcoming atmosphere.
HEAD BARISTA TRAINER COFFEE REPUBLIC
We are very happy about our participation in the 2nd Athens Coffee Festival, which included amazing Greek roasters, unique coffees and a multitude of coffee professionals and coffee enthusiasts.
OWNER TARESSO ARTISAN COFFEE ROASTERS
This year’s Athens Coffee Festival had a much higher turnout, and a much improved structure and organization compared to last year’s event. The results for our company were impressive.
OWNER MOKKA SPECIALITY COFFEE
The Athens Coffee Festival welcomed many visitors and we had the opportunity to offer our coffees to a very large audience.
REDD ARTISAN COFFEE ROASTERS
The Athens Coffee Festival proved to be an event that brought consumers and coffee professionals very close. Each year, the festival will keep getting better.
MARKETING DIRECTOR MARSALI ESPRESSO
This year’s Athens Coffee Festival was much better organized than the previous event, much more people attended and all the events were amazing.
OWNER ARCHONTAKIS COFFEE
The Athens Coffee Festival is one of the world’s leading coffee festivals. The most important Greek roasters and most dynamic coffee market companies participated.
SENIOR EDITOR EUROPEAN COFFEE TRIP (GERMANY)
The Athens Coffee Festival was impressive and the organization was impeccable. It was one of the best festivals I’ve ever visited, with the most welcoming and festive atmosphere.
COFFEE PRODUCER (BRAZIL)
Honestly, I did not expect the level at the Athens Coffee Festival to be this high. The atmosphere was wonderful and all exhibitors presented very high-quality coffees.