How do I register for the Conference?
All attendees (brewery representatives, allied members, sponsors, exhibitors) must register online. Registration for the 2019 Conference will be open by October 1, 2018.
What is the deadline for registering for the 2019 Conference?
Friday, March 1, 2019. Click here to register.
How many attendees are expected?
The 1st Annual NYS Craft Brewers Conference sold out with 300 attendees. We anticipate capping registrations at 500 attendees this year.
Does Conference registration include the Festival?
The Conference and Festival are two separate events. The Conference is an industry event for brewers and businesses serving the brewing industry. The Festival is a consumer tasting event.
How can I book a hotel room for the Conference and/or Festival?
Click here to receive a discounted room rate at the Desmond Hotel.
When will the Exhibit Hall be open?
The Exhibit Hall will be located in the Fort Orange Courtyard, Fort Orange Ballroom and King Street Courtyard. All meals, breaks and social events occur in one of those three locations. Exhibitors will be set up prior to the Welcome Reception and will be open all day Friday through the party on Friday evening.
How many registrations do exhibitors receive?
Exhibitors receive 2 registrations. Names and email addresses must be submitted by Friday, March 1, 2019. Please complete the exhibitor registration form.
How can my company advertise in the attendee program?
Advertising is available in 1/4, 1/2, and full-page options in the Conference attendee program. Spots in the program can be secured online. The deadline for receiving artwork is February 1, 2019.