​​​World Brewing Congress 2024

August 17-20 | Minneapolis, Minnesota, U.S.A.​

​​​Navigating Global Challenges​

​​The brewing industry is a dynamic and ever-evolving landscape faced with various complex issues, such as sustainability, supply chain resilience, market trends, and regulatory shifts. WBC 2024 aims to provide a compass for the brewing community to chart its course through the challenges that brewers and brewing professionals encounter on a global scale.

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​​Why Attend World Brewing Congress 2024?​​​

Superior Programming

Gain brewing innovations with the latest scientific advancements and emerging technologies

Invaluable Connections

Exchange ideas and solve challenges with brewing enthusiasts, experts, and exhibitors from around the world​

Distinguished Speakers​

Learn from expert-led sessions, case studies, and real-world examples shaping the future of brewing

New for WBC 2024: Student Travel Grants​​

​Eligible student and post-doc members who are 21 years of age or older and presenting their scientific work are invited to apply for a travel grant ranging from $500 or more during the abstract submission process. ​​​​​


We're excited to welcome you back face-to-face for the first time since 2016! Join the American Society of Brewing ChemistsMaster Brewers Association of the AmericasBrewery Convention of JapanEuropean Brewery Convention, and the Institute of Brewing and Distilling for 4 days of hands-on workshops, engaging scientific and technical sessions, interactive panel discussions, and memorable networking with fellow peers and experts from over 25​ countries around the world. Don't miss this collaborative event happens only every four years!​​​

​​Interested in Becoming a Sponsor or Exhibitor?

​Contact Brianna Plank, VP Business & Strategic Development, to discuss the available opportunities that suit your needs​​ and budget.

Sponsorship Opportunities Exhibit​ Opportu​nities​​

A Big Thanks to Our Sponsors!

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WBC is hosted by the American Society of Brewing Chemists and Master Brewers Association of the Americas, with active participation by Brewery Convention of Japan, European Brewery Convention, and Institute of Brewing and Distilling