Craft Brewers Conference & BrewExpo America Soar into Denver

Pilot, Brewmaster and Lead Singer of Iron Maiden Bruce Dickinson to Deliver Keynote. Early Bird Registration Begins Dec. 4


Presented by the Brewers Association, the Craft Brewers Conference® (CBC) is the number one environment in North America for concentrated, affordable brewing education and idea sharing to improve brewery quality and performance. The conference brings together 13,000 brewing industry professionals for over 70 different educational seminars led by the top minds in the beer world and access to BrewExpo America®, the largest brewing trade show in the U.S. featuring more than 700 vendors.

As small and independent craft brewers face unique opportunities and challenges in the marketplace, CBC allows them to connect with their colleagues and comrades to share ideas and learn about relevant topics ranging from brewery operations to sustainability and government affairs, while shopping for the products and services they need to run their breweries.



Bruce Dickinson

Lead singer of Iron Maiden, a commercial pilot, brewmaster, entrepreneur and creative business thinker.

J. Nikol Jackson-Beckham

Diversity Ambassador

Brewers Association

Cody Keenan

Former Director of Speechwriting for President Barack Obama

Jessica Lukas

Vice President, Consumer Insights

BDS Analytics

Brandy Rand


IWSR: Drinks Market Analysis



Colorado Convention Center 700 14th St Denver, Colorado 80202


April 8-11, 2019


Early Bird Registration: Dec. 4, 2018 – Feb. 11, 2019


Media interested in attending and covering the 2019 Craft Brewers Conference & BrewExpo America must apply for press credentials.

About the Brewers Association

The Brewers Association (BA) is the not-for-profit trade association dedicated to small and independent American brewers, their beers and the community of brewing enthusiasts. The BA represents 4,800-plus U.S. breweries. The BA’s independent craft brewer seal is a widely adopted symbol that differentiates beers by small and independent craft brewers. The BA organizes events including the World Beer Cup®Great American Beer Festival®Craft Brewers Conference® & BrewExpo America®SAVORTM: An American Craft Beer & Food ExperienceHomebrew ConTMNational Homebrew Competition and American Craft Beer Week®. The BA publishes The New Brewer® magazine, and Brewers PublicationsTM is the leading publisher of brewing literature in the U.S. Beer lovers are invited to learn more about the dynamic world of craft beer at® and about homebrewing via the BA’s American Homebrewers Association® and the free Brew Guru® mobile app. Follow us on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.

The Brewers Association is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, gender, religion, age, disability, political beliefs, sexual orientation, or marital/familial status. The BA complies with provisions of Executive Order 11246 and the rules, regulations, and relevant orders of the Secretary of Labor.