business events
19-21 Feb 2020
Beurs van Berlage
Amsterdam

GOOD COCOA, BETTER CHOCOLATE

The 8th edition of Chocoa from February 19 until 23, 2020 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 2020 will host 150 booths and 9.000 visitors during all Chocoa events, including 1.500 professionals. Below the 10 business events for 2020 are presented.

 

Timetable Business Events

Conference

THU 20 / FRI 21 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 20 / FRI 21 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 20 / FRI 21 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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Impact Investment

FRI 21 FEBRUARY

This side-session gathers a panel of investment funds to explore how impact investment can  improve impact of investments in sustainable cocoa production. Join this brainstorm on the future of sustainability.

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Festival

SAT 22 / SUN 23 FEBRUARY

Sell your chocolate to a dedicated audience of curious chocolate lovers. We expect 7.500 visitors on the weekend of February 22th-23th. Get your own booth and reach out directly, give visitors a taste of your product in the programme from the sky lounge.

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Horeca & Retail Event

SUNDAY 23 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 hospitality on Sunday and experience the chocolate festival.

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European Markets Academy

WEDNESDAY 19 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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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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