SCAJ2023 | The World Specialty Coffee Conference and Exhibition is an annual event organized by the Specialty Coffee Association of Japan (SCAJ) that brings together coffee professionals from around the world to share knowledge, showcase new products and technologies, and promote the specialty coffee industry. This year, SCAJ will hold the “World Specialty Coffee Conference and Exhibition 2023” from September 27 (Wed.) to 29 (Fri.), at Tokyo Big Sight.
World Specialty Coffee Conference and Exhibition SCAJ
The World Specialty Coffee Conference and Exhibition in Japan is considered one of the premier coffee events in the world, and it attracts thousands of coffee professionals, enthusiasts, and members of the general public each year. The event provides a unique opportunity to learn about the latest trends and innovations in the coffee industry, as well as to meet and network with other coffee professionals from around the world.
Besides, the conference typically includes a range of activities, such as keynote speeches, seminars, workshops, and panel discussions on a variety of coffee-related topics. The exhibition portion of the event features booths and displays from leading coffee roasters, equipment manufacturers, and other industry professionals.
3 Highlights of SCAJ
High quality coffee beans delivered directly from producers
Many producing countries and regions, including Latin America, Southeast Asia, and Africa, will officially participate, introducing a wide variety of high-quality coffee beans that cannot be found anywhere else. The event provides a valuable opportunity to listen directly to producers and importers as well as to enjoy tasting and cupping.
The newest equipment and a wide variety of products showcased
Touch and try out professional equipment such as roasting machines, espresso machines, and brewing machines, and experience the latest trends in various coffee brewing equipment and related products and accessories, as well as other merchandise for cafés.
All famous roasters and baristas gathered here
Famous baristas and roasters invited from Japan and abroad will come on the stage and booths for various events and demonstrations. On the stage, there will be heated competitions for the title of the best barista, cupper, and roaster in Japan. Many seminars and workshops featuring experts from every fields are also scheduled.
Celebrating 20 years of SCAJ with you!
This year the SCAJ will celebrate its 20th anniversary. With the theme of “Celebrating 20 years of SCAJ with you!”, we would like to celebrate this milestone together with all the people who love specialty coffee, as we overcome various difficulties and take a step toward a new future.
SCAJ 2023 Event Details
|27(WED) – 29(FRI) SEPTEMBER 2023 10am〜5pm (last day until 4pm)
|TOKYO BIG SIGHT WEST HALL 3&4 (3-11-1, Ariake, Koto-ku, Tokyo)
|JPY 1,500 online (JPY 2,500 at venue)
|(Estimated) exhibitors: 250 companies／380 booths, visitors: 45,000 people, from 40 countries/regions
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