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The Great Wine Capitals Global Network

The Great Wine Capitals Global Network is a Network of 10 major global cities that aims to encourage travel, education and business exchanges between the prestigious wine regions of Adelaide | South Australia, Bilbao | Rioja, Bordeaux, Lausanne, Mainz | Rheinhessen, Mendoza, Porto, San Francisco | Napa Valley, Valparaiso | Casablanca Valley and Verona.

Founded in 1999 on a Bordeaux Chamber of Commerce and Industry initiative, it is the only such Network to encompass the so-called ‘Old’ and ‘New’ worlds of wine.

« The place to be » - The 20th Anniversary Conference of the Great Wine Capitals Global Network

 From the 3rd to the 7th November 2019, Bordeaux hosts the International Annual Conference of the Great Wine Capitals Global Network. More than one hundred professionals in the wine and tourism industry will bring together to celebrate the 20th Anniversary of this unique Organization.

Five exceptional days focused on wine, tourism, innovation

For the first time, the Annual Conference gives the opportunity to the General Public to attend some highlights of the event which are:
  • The “Wine, Environment & Society” Conference
  • The “Wine Tourism” Conference Panel
  • The international wine tasting “Taste the World in Bordeaux!”

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