RMI Analytics’ World Barley, Malt & Beer Conference

March 29 to April 1st, 2022
Antwerp, Belgium

The World Barley, Malt and Beer Conference is a global event that offers a unique opportunity for senior commercial executives and managers involved in the barley, malt and beer supply chain to attend an event that focuses on the commercial aspects of all the sectors of the industry. Speakers from various countries address the conference on a wide range of topics related to the malting industry, the brewing sector and the supply chain of malting barley. Representatives from the world’s major brewing companies, leading malting barley suppliers, shippers, seed growers, producers of fertilizers and plant protection agents, malting and trading companies, brokers etc. from around the world attend the event.



  • Brent Atthill
  • Anne Stephens
    Consumer Research
  • Annika Wilhelmson
    VP of Innovation
  • Francois Sonneville
    Senior Beverage Analyst
  • Jean-Baptiste Pichon
    Commodities & Agribusiness Strategy
  • Lars Kurznack
    Sustainability & Climate Change Lead
  • Mark Titterington
    Senior Advisor, Strategy & Partnerships
  • Nicolas Clerget Etchandy
    Global Sustainability Manager - Net Zero Lead

Registration Fees

Early Bird Deadline

  • Early Bird registration deadline is midnight January 15th, 2022
  • Registration will initially be opened for Journal subscribers including an opportunity to secure hotel rooms in the Venue Hotel.
  • Journal subscriber’s whose payment for the 2022 Journal subscription is received by December 31, 2021, will receive an additional 10% discount off the Early bird registration fee.

* In-Person Ticket

  • In-Person Ticket includes: Welcome reception on Tuesday, two day Conference (Wednesday & Thursday), lunch and coffee breaks, Gala Dinner with Brewing Supply Award Ceremony, Wrap Up Reception & Pub Night and Boortmalt Tour on Friday, virtual conference presentations on demand.
  • In-Person registration fees are excluding: RMI Academy, Belgian VAT at 21%, Hotel Accommodations and Travel costs.

Virtual Ticket

  • Virtual Ticket includes access to the virtual platform and event app. Presentations on demand will be available up to 60 days after the Conference.

Visa / Invitation Letter

  • Please contact the RMI Team at info@rmi-analytics.com. Please note that no visa letters can be issued before payment of the registration fee. Information regarding accommodation will not be included in the letter as accommodation is not part of the registration fee.

* Please note if RMI is forced to cancel or postpone the Conference due to newly imposed Covid restrictions, all Conference attendees who have paid will receive a full refund.

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Venue & Hotel

Venue: Hilton Antwerp Old Town, Groenplaats 32, Antwerp, 2000, Belgium

The Hilton Hotel is centrally located in the Old Town of Antwerp surrounded by many pubs and restaurants.  Antwerp Old Town provides the ultimate convenience, within walking distance from the best tourist attractions.  


The Hilton Hotel link will be available shortly. Conference attendees not wanting to stay at the Hilton can make reservations at nearby hotels. Please note that accommodations are not included in the conference fee.



Check out Hilton CleanStay to find out how the Hilton is dealing with Covid and making your stay safe during these difficult times

Networking Events

Conference fee includes the following networking events:

    • Welcome Reception (Tuesday evening)
    • Gala Dinner & Brewing Supply Awards (Wednesday evening)
    • Closing Reception in Hotel venue before Pub Night (Thursday evening)
    • Tour of Boortmalt Facility (Friday)
    • Coffee breaks/Lunches (Wednesday/Thursday)

Main Sponsors

Virtual Platform and Event App Sponsor
Gold Sponsors
Silver Sponsors
Bronze Sponsors



Hilton Antwerp Old Town
Groenplaats 32,
Antwerp, 2000,


Vaccines recognized by Belgium:

Recognition of vaccines | Vaccination certificates outside the EU | Coronavirus COVID-19 (info-coronavirus.be)


Useful links for your stay in Antwerp:

24 hours in Antwerp – Visit Antwerp (visitantwerpen.be)

48 hours in Antwerp – Visit Antwerp (visitantwerpen.be)


Travelling to Flanders
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Information about Belgium

Time Zone

  • Belgium Time is located in the Central European Time Zone (CET)
  • 1 hour ahead of Greenwich Mean Time
  • 6 hours ahead of Eastern Standard Time
  • 9 hours ahead of Pacific Standard Time

Belgium has three official languages: Dutch, French and German. A number of non-official, minority languages and dialects are spoken as well. English is widely spoken throughout Belgium as a second or third language by native Belgians, and is sometimes used as a bridge language in Brussels.



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