Jury members
Adrien Donnette France

Project manager in beer tourism – Beer blogger – Beer guide

Alessandra Agrestini Italy

Beer teacher – Beer writer – Event coordinator

Amanda Reitenbach Brazil

Beer educator – PhD in Chemical Engineering – MSc in Food Engineering from the Federal University of Santa Catarina

Andrea Turco Italy

Freelance Consultant in the beer market – Lecturer – Judge – Event organizer – Founder of Cronache di Birra

Anna Borrelli Italy

Fisar Sommelier – Educator – International beer judge

Axel Cleenewerck Belgium

Beer journalist at press agency Belga

Bo Jensen Denmark

Chairman – European Beer Consumers Union (EBCU)

Carl Kins Belgium

Beer expert – International beer judge

Dan Ihrelius Sweden

Business Development Manager at Cask Sweden AB

Daniel Wolff Brazil

Beer importer – Founder and CEO at Mestre-Cervejeiro.com – Beer sommelier

David Anderson United States

Manager at Beer & Gear Home Brew

Dawid Kulbicki Poland

International Beer Judge – Consultant – Homebrewers Festival organizer

Derek Walsh Netherlands

BJCP Master beer judge – Doemens Diplom Beer Sommelier – Consultant

Doug Piper United States

Doug Piper USA Founder & Host of Gourmet Brewin

Douglas Merlo Brazil

Doemens Beer Sommelier – BJCP Member – Mixologist

Eoghan Walsh Ireland

Beer writer at Brussels Beer City – Beer Sommelier

Evan Rail United States

Writer & editor on Food, Drinks and Travel

Fedor Vogel Netherlands

Birdy Publishing – Editor at Bier! Magazine – Brouw! Magazine and Bierradio.nl

Ferry Wijnhoven Netherlands

Beer blogger – Founder of Beer Geeks Community

Filip Delvaux Belgium

Owner Biercentrum De Kroon

Francisco Encarnación Spain

Journalist at Factoria de Cerveza

Gert De Rouck Belgium

Manager pilot brewery at KU Leuven – Master brewer – PhD in Bioscience Engineering

Gianriccardo Corbo Italy

President at Movimento Birrario Italiano

Giorgio Angelo Marconi Italy

Beer taster – Beer judge – Consultant

Helene D’Hollander Belgium

Category Manager Drinks & Beers at Delhaize

Hervé Loux France

Beer consultant – Beer journalist – Beer sommelier Doemens

Jaana Hihnala Finland

Category Director at Uniq Drinks Finland

Jacob Linden Sweden

Managing Director at One Pint Brands

Jaime Ojeda Selamé Chile

Founder at Conespuma

Jan Lichota Poland

Beer lawyer & journalist

Jan Suran Czech Republic

Czech & Moravian Association of Small Brewers

Jay Brooks United States

Beer journalist – Author – Educator – Newspaper columnist

Jean-Luc Bodeux Belgium

Journalist & Author

Jonas H. Andersson Sweden

Swedish Beer Writer – Pilsner.nu

Lisa Morrison United States

Owner at Belmont Station Bottle Shop & Biercafe – Beer author – Columnist – Educator – Event organizer & certified MBA Beer Steward

Lorenzo Dabove Italy

Professional beer taster – Beer writer & teacher

Lotte Peplow United Kingdom

Brewers Association American Craft Beer Ambassador

Luca Giaccone Italy

Beer writer & editor of Birre d’Italia Slow Food

Ludmil Fotev Bulgaria

Beer journalist

Marcela Titzlova Czech Republic

Biersommelier Doemens – Editor of Pivo – Czech Republic

Marco Philipsen Netherlands

Managing Director Mitra Beer Sommelier & Beer Writer

Marcos Praça Portugal

Beer judge & consultant

Marek Kaminski Poland

Browar Kingpin Co-Founder – CEO & Brewmaster – Polish Craft Brewers Association Co-Founder & President

Marion Weinberger Austria

Head of Marketing at Kiesbye Beersommelier Academy

Markus Betz Austria

Beer Sommelier – Category Manager Craft Beer & Craft Cider at Rudolf Ammersin GesmbH – Founder & CEO at BeeLovers

Markus Raupach Germany

Owner at BrewCab

Maryse Picard Canada

Cellar master at ‘La cave à bière à L’Empire du malt’

Melissa Cole United Kingdom

Beer journalist & author

Michael Gelender France

Directeur at Brewpark

Michael Schmitt Germany

Chief editor Brauwelt International

Mikel Rius Spain

Manager of Barcelona Beer Festival

Olivier Malcurat France

Founder of Bière Actu – Educator – Consultant – Journalist

Paul Davies United Kingdom

Director at AleHunters

Pekka Kääriäinen Finland

Board Member at Bryggeri Helsinki

Pete Slosberg United States

Creator of Pete’s Wicked Ale – Beer book author – Beer reviewer & co-creator of the South Beer Cup in South America

Philippe Jugé France

Director at Planète Bière tradeshow

Priscilla Colares Brazil

Beer Sommelier – Manager at ABRACERVA Associação Brasileira de Cerveja Artesanal

Rick Kempen Netherlands

Beer Ambassador at Bier&cO

Rodolfo Rebelo Brazil

Owner at Malteria Blumenau

Roger Mussche Belgium

Co-founder of Belgian Fine Technology International – General Manager at bij BFTI

Sebastian Symolka Luxembourg

Owner beershop & Zythologist

Shachar Hertz Israel

Beer author & writer – Owner of Beer & Beyond

Simone Monetti Italy

Technical director at Unionbirrai

Simonmattia Riva Italy

Beer Sommelier

Stéphane Meulemans Belgium

General Manager at Fermentis

Sven Gatz Belgium

Minister of the Government of the Brussels Region

Sylvia Kopp Germany

Independent beer sommelier – Beer writer – Consultant

Theodore Becquart France

Founder at Brewing Theory

Thierry Cowez Chile

Brewer – Oenologist – R&D Manager at Mis SA

Tim Webb United Kingdom

Freelance writer & publisher

Willem Van Herreweghen Belgium

Chairman of the Executive Board at Brouwerij Timmermans

Yan Amstein Switzerland

Director of Amstein SA (beer, wine & spirits distribution) – Member of Digitaldrink AG – Member of Swissdrink