2021 Theme

Navigating New Landscapes

The Ontario Craft Wine Conference is a two-day virtual event featuring business, education, sales and networking, including…

Education sessions:

  • Keynotes

  • Seminars & panel discussions

  • Interactive Q&A
  • Digital marketing, direct-to-consumer sales, wholesale channel, viticulture, climate change, sustainability, and automation

300+ attendees including craft winery owners, operators, wine experts, professionals, industry suppliers, investors, government-industry champions.


Available from your desktop, tablet or mobile device, using the virtual platform WHOVA and ZOOM.


Tuesday, May 11 & Wednesday, May 12, 2021

9 a.m. – 6:30 p.m.


 Why Attend OCWC?

Let’s Navigate New Landscapes together! The annual Ontario Craft Wine Conference brings together Ontario’s VQA wine industry leaders and professionals for education, networking, and business building. 

Join top wine industry experts for a variety of education sessions in sales & marketing, technical and business operations. 

2021 Ticket Prices:

$40 + Fees and HST OCW Member rate

$50 + Fees and HST General industry rate

Student Rate: $20 + Fees and HST

Bulk Discounts:

Buy more than four tickets, each additional ticket only $20 + Fees and HST

No ticket refunds will be issued after Thursday, April 1, 2021.

Suppliers: Interested in becoming an OCWC Partner?

Please visit our OCWC Partner Page

Stephen Gash, GM Malivoire Wine and Chair of OCWC21 Planning Committee

“OCWC has always served as a way to unite VQA wineries and their supplier partners across the various regions in Ontario. As a virtual experience with a top tier agenda of expert speakers, we expect to attract more interest from other provinces and related industries.”

Sue-Ann Staff, Owner, Sue-Ann Staff Estate Winery

“We are really excited about the third annual Ontario Craft Wine Conference. The opportunity to learn, share, collaborate virtually over two-days benefits all aspects of the sector, from wineries, to suppliers, to stakeholders.” 

Join Us

Ontario Craft Wine Conference

Be part of the annual educational conference for Ontario’s wine and grape industry.

Educational Sessions




What People Are Saying

“Will definitely recommend”

“I would recommend this event to other suppliers. It was very well organized and the seminars were very insightful.”

2019 Trade Show Exhibitor

“Relevant and engaging”

“A very well-organized conference that is engaging and relevant to the wine industry.”

2019 OCWC Conference Attendee

“Successful experience”

“Great event and well done. We are looking forward to being a part of the conferennce again next year!”

2019 OCWC Sponsor



9:00 a.m. – 6:30 p.m.


A virtual conference hosted on the WHOVA App

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