business events
20-22 Feb 2019
Beurs van Berlage
Amsterdam

GOOD COCOA, BETTER CHOCOLATE

The 7th edition of Chocoa from February 20 until 24, 2019 in Amsterdam will gather stakeholders from the entire supply chain, from cocoa farmers to chocolate consumers. Our objective is to increase the market for ‘good cocoa and better chocolate’. Chocoa 2019 will host 150 booths and 9.000 visitors during all Chocoa events, including 1.500 professionals. Below the 10 business events for 2019 are presented. The programmes have been added to each individual event and registration is open now.

Chocoa 2018 was a great success! Read about the highlights of Chocoa 2018. Check out the new 2019 Chocoa brochure in English and Spanish

Conference

THU 21 / FRI 22 FEBRUARY

The Conference, titled “Choconomics and Cocoa Politics”, provides a platform for an inspiring discussion. Learn and discuss contemporary issues together with a variety stakeholders in cutting edge debates and experts in the field.

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Trade Fair

THU 21 / FRI 22 FEBRUARY

Europe’s largest cocoa fair will feature over 85 countries. Meet cocoa producers, chocolate makers, machinery producers, service providers and others to find new potential business partners. Optimise your visit by finding the right kind of partners and join Matchmaking.

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Chocolate Makers’ Forum

THU 21 / FRI 22 FEBRUARY

Dive into the origin of the cocoa beans, making chocolate and the latest business trends. During this forum there is a lot to learn and share your experiences with others. The Forum is intended to stimulate an open debate, so you’re welcome to join the debate!

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European Markets Academy

WEDNESDAY 20 FEBRUARY

Join us on a journey through the heart of cocoa trade in Amsterdam! Cocoa producers and chocolate makers will follow a training on issues that are important to understand the rules, regulations and customer preferences in Europe.

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Festival

SAT 23 / SUN 24 FEBRUARY

Sell your chocolate to a dedicated audience of curious chocolate lovers. We expect 7.500 visitors in the weekend of February 23th-24th. Get your own booth and reach out directly, give a tasting of your product in the programme from the sky lounge.

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Horeca & Retail Event

SUNDAY 24 FEBRUARY

Which chocolate to sell in your story or bar? What are the latest trends and developments, how sustainable do you want the chocolate you are selling to be? Discover this and more in dedicated session for retail and horeca on Sunday and experience the chocolate festival.

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CHOCOA AUCTION

Are you interested to buy some of the best cocoa beans in the world? This is your opportunity! Come and participate in the second live auction of cocoa beans.

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CHOCOA 4 BUSINESS APP

Grow your business, meet new customers and organise meetings in the Chocoa 4 Business app. Matchmaking year-round for the cocoa & chocolate market. Maximize your presence by showing your interest, schedule appointments, chat and meet up. Sign up and stay tuned, the matchmaking started in February 2018!

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