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RMI Learning Academy – REFRESH OR IMPROVE YOUR KNOWLEDGE in a compact half-day session

Are you part of the brewing supply chain but you sometimes wish to have more in-depth knowledge on specific topics like grain morphology, supply & demand calculations, malt specifications or filtering problems during lautering?

Than join our RMI Academy the day before the WBMBC. In only half a day you will learn about the key topics of the malting barley supply chain from seed to barley, from malt to beer. Five experts from the industry and applied science will prepare four modules à 90 minutes exclusively for this Academy. Interactive presentations and a great networking platform will lead you through the sessions in order to refresh and/or improve your expertise of the malting barley supply chain.

Are you a ‘newbie’ (less than one year in the industry), student or trainee working in the brewing supply chain? Then the attendance for the first 20 registrations will be free of charge! RMI Analytics will sponsor 20 newbie tickets for the Academy in relation to a full delegate ticket to the WBMBC 2019. All on a first come first serve base.

Fee: 399 EUR + Polish VAT 23%, the ticket includes full catering and an evening get-together

Click here to register for the Conference and Academy!



4 modules à 90 minutes from 12am – 7pm:

Module 1 – BARLEY: Cultivation – genetic biodiversity – grain morphology – quality traits – chemical composition

Lecturer: Henrike Vorwerk, VLB Berlin, Germany

Module 2 – TRADING: Supply chain from “grass to glass“ – major players – risk management – world & european malting barley supply&demand – trade flows – varieties

Lecturers: Matthias Wree & Dr. Alexander Rosenberger, Evergrain, Germany

Module 3 – MALTING: Technology – influences on quality – value giving factors – KPIs – malt types and specialty malts

Lecturer: Mick Holewa, VLB  Berlin, Germany

Module 4 – BREWING: Technology – influences on quality – value giving factors – KPIs – international diversity and brewing methods

Lecturer: Andreas Faustmann, VLB Berlin, Germany


The Academy ends with a Get-Together in cozy atmosphere!

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