2023 Symposium and Annual Conference Registration


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Symposium SOLD OUT!

Roasting Workshop still available Sat 8:30 am

KCFA Members can still attend the AGM at 3pm 

2023 KCFA Coffee Symposium
Annual General Meeting
Friday February 24, 2023 at the Outrigger Kona Resort
Vendors and coffee from 8am
9am to 4pm


Free to Members: 1 ticket per membership. Login or renew to receive the discount.

$40 for guests. Become a member today!

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Come out, socialize, and learn. All coffee growers are welcome! The conference will cover many farmer-specific topics including:·   

8:00 AM Coffee hour and Check-in
9:00 AM Welcome Suzanne Shriner
9:05 AM Keynote Sharon Hurd
9:35 AM Agroforestry and Coffee Louis Putzel
9:55 AM Site One Irrigation Gabriel Vasquez
10:00 AM Big Island Invasive Species Franny Brewer
10:15 AM Roasting and ASHE Dave Hart
10:20 AM BREAK
10:35 AM HI County R&D Glenn Sako
10:40 AM Export Help from SHAC Joan Obra and Ralph Gaston
11:10 AM Community Health Claudia Hartz
11:20 AM Soil Health and CLR Colehour Bondera
11:35 AM Coda and CafeDak Nicholas Machado
11:45 AM LUNCH Rays on the Bay
12:50 PM Farm Bill Representative Jill Tokuda
1:05 PM Hawaii Community
1:15 AM CLR Management Dr. Melissa Johnson
1:45 PM Fungicide Trials Dr. Lisa Keith
2:10 PM Varieties and Germplasm Dr. Tracie Matsumoto
2:30 PM Q and A with Scientists Panel
3:00 AM KCFA Members Annual General Meeting
8:30 AM Roasting Workshop with ASHE
Sign up at ASHE booth

Annual General Meeting and board elections will happen at the event at approximately 3pm.

Sign up for the companion Coffee Roasting Workshop and Demo on Saturday February 25.  Free to conference attendees.

General sessions will take place in the Bayview Meeting Rooms with lunch provided outside of Ray’s on the Bay. Vendor displays will be in the hall and lanai . Parking is free for attendees.

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