For this 2nd edition, the Sparkling Wine Forum will take place in Brescia, Italy, from Monday, June 17 at 2:00 pm until Tuesday, June 18, 2024, at 6:00 pm.

In line with the first edition, the Sparkling Wine Forum aims to create and maintain an essential connection between the field of research and the economic development and innovation at all levels of the sparkling wine industry.

This year, the Sparkling Wine Forum’s offerings will be enriched, including technical masterclasses, tastings, and a networking dinner.

Program for this new edition:

  • Monday, June 17, 2024, starting at 2:00 pm:
    • Mini-conferences of 30 minutes each to highlight recent research and concrete solutions proposed by industry companies
    • Tasting of Franciacorta wines
    • 2 Masterclasses
    • Dinner for professional networking (optional)
  • Tuesday, June 18, 2024:
    • Continuation of conferences (morning and afternoon)
    • Tasting of wines from other sparkling appellations
    • Networking cocktail lunch at noon
    • 2 to 4 Masterclasses

Scientific committee


University of Bourgogne

Christophe bertsch

University of Haute-Alsace


University of Reims

Mario falcetti

Winemaker & Director at Quadra Franciacorta

Nathalie Spielmann

Neoma Business School, Reims

Pierre-louis Teissedre

University of Bordeaux – Institute of Viticulture and Enology

Fernando Zamora

Rovira i Virgili University