2022 Theme

Let’s Get Growing

The Ontario Craft Wine Conference is an annual event that brings together Ontario’s VQA wine and grape industry  leaders and professionals for education, business building and more. Join us virtually this year! 

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.


Virtually on Zoom and Whova


Tuesday, April 5th &

Wednesday, April 6th, 2022

9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.


Why Attend OCWC?

Let’s Get Growing! 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.

2022 Ticket Prices:

$79+ Fees and HST OCW Member rate

$99+ Fees and HST General industry rate

Student Rate: $29+ Fees and HST

Bulk Discounts:

Bulk ticket discounts available. Contact OCW’s office to learn more.

The Ontario Craft Wine Conference is made possible by a dedicated planning committee of industry representatives from across Ontario’s wine and grape-growing regions and OCW staff members. 

Suppliers: Interested in becoming an OCWC Partner?

Please visit our OCWC Partners Page

Stephen Gash, GM Malivoire Wine, OCWC22 Planning Committee Chair

“OCWC has always served as a way to unite VQA wineries and their supplier partners across the various regions in Ontario. As a professional business and networking 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, OCWC22 Planning Committee Member

“We are really excited about the annual Ontario Craft Wine Conference. The opportunity to learn, share, collaborate for one educational day 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


TUESDAY, April 5th & Wednesday, April 6th, 2022

9:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.


Join us virtually!

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