Oct 2022 Speakers

We’re excited to welcome a whole host of industry experts along to the Craft Distilling Expo, Thursday 6th – Friday 7th October in London. We have a wide range of talks and panel discussions that you can view here, and our timed agenda will be published in the coming days.

Rosie Milsom

Rosie Milsom is Head of NPD (New Product Development) at Atom Brands, with a demonstrated history of working in the spirits industry. Self-confessed packaging geek and flavour enthusiast, delighted by beauty, functionality and taste. Rosie has more than eight years of dedicated service at Atom, taking ideas from simple concepts Read more…

Ian Wisneiwski

Ian Wisniewski is a food, drink and travel writer and broadcaster, specialising in spirits, particularly whisky and especially Scotch whisky. He is the author of three books on whisky, including Classic Malt Whisky, and contributes to various publications including Whisky Magazine, Whisky Quarterly and Malt Whisky Yearbook, and was a contributor to Michael Jackson’s encyclopaedic book, Whisky. Read more…

International Drinks Specialists

“International Drinks Specialists is a collective of leading drinks industry professionals providing services to producers and brand owners including sensory feedback, technical advice, brand analysis and consultancy on competition entries. It is a confidential evaluation and benchmarking service. Our members include global beverage specialists, respected writers, drinks buyers and producers, as well Read more…

Oct 2022 Talks/Panels

A Classic Whodunnit? – Fingerprinting Juniper Profiling PredominanceMatthew Pauley of Heriot-Watt is carrying out research funded by the Gin Guild. It is part of industry leading work concerning the sensory performance of gin in association with the Scotch Whisky Research Institute. By using techniques usually applied to the field of Read more…