Leading Women in Wine

EY, 22/F CITIC Tower, 1 Tim Mei Avenue, Admiralty
6.00-8.30 p.m.
Wednesday, May 25, 2016
Registration Deadline: 25th May 2016

TWF, in partnership with California Wine Institute, Visit California and Meiburg Wine Media invite you to a wine tasting, panel discussion and networking event with several of the most recognised and highly accomplished women in the global wine industry.

Moderated by Asia's first Master of Wine, celebrated journalist, speaker and renowned educator and AmCham Women of Influence Entrepreneur of the Year, Debra Meiburg MW, speakers include: 


  • Sarah Jane Evans MW, Master of Wine and Chairman of the Institute of Masters of Wine 
  • Karen MacNeil, best-selling author of The Wine Bible 
  • Sarah Kemp, Managing Director and 30-year veteran of the world’s leading wine magazine, Decanter 


  • Caroline Beteta, CEO of Visit California
  • Jean Charles Boisset, Boisset Collection

Highlights include:

  • Enjoy a candid discussion between leading women in wine who will share their experiences of succeeding in the traditionally male-dominated wine industry
  • Taste some of the finest wines of California, the latest “darling” region of the international wine industry which is fast gaining cult status among collectors and wine enthusiasts
  • Expert critics will provide advice on how to assess wine quality, as well as user-friendly tips to discover your own taste preferences
  • Meet acclaimed Californian winemakers who will share the story of their wines in a relaxed, walk-around tasting and mingling session
  • Enjoy networking opportunities with a host of visiting CEOs from the Golden State of California
  • Support TWF's research and programmes for under-privileged women & girls in Hong Kong

Wine tasting will be accompanied by light canapés.

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Our online registration system automatically closes 24 hours prior to an event. If you are interested in attending, kindly email us at events@twfhk.org