Veteran Distillers Group

Mirage Hotel & Casino 3400 S Las Vegas Blvd, Las Vegas, NV, United States

Meet in Room room ANDROS AB The purpose of this group is to provide an informal forum for those of us that have served to network, and to support each other in the distilling industry and with veteran’s issues.  Veterans make up a larger portion of the alcohol beverage industries then in society, something that […]

Must have an general admission ticket to the conference

US State Guild Legislative Meeting

Mirage Hotel & Casino 3400 S Las Vegas Blvd, Las Vegas, NV, United States

At Noon, grab a box lunch on the expo floor and head to room ANDROS AB. We will begin ~12;15-12:20 and have the room until 2 pm. This meeting is for anyone actively involved in legislation to make conditions better for distillers. Each state manager will share updates on victories and set backs in legislation […]

RSVP is required


Mirage Hotel & Casino 3400 S Las Vegas Blvd, Las Vegas, NV, United States

Focusing on Sustainability in Fermentation and Ingredients Networking session after the summit concludes

Must have an general admission ticket to the conference

ADI 2024 International Spirits Competition

Since 2007, ADI has upheld the highest standards in the industry by giving our judges the freedom to only award the very best, and being the first competition to provide […]

Alternative Funding Strategies for Distilleries

Don't miss out on a unique opportunity! Join our upcoming webinar featuring Lenny Gotter, a seasoned professional brand builder in the spirits industry, as he unveils "Alternative Funding Strategies for […]

Transform Your Business Through Budgeting

An operational budget is the single most impactful action a business can take to impact its future. We’ll discuss how to write a budget and use it as a management […]

LIQUEUR 101: Herbal Liqueurs, An Introduction

Discover the intriguing birth of liqeurs during this 45-minute session! Explore the hidden origins and practical recipe development insights behind these secretive early spirits. Join us to delve into the […]


The Distilling Research Grant (DRG) was founded in 2018 by ADI to advance and disseminate knowledge of distilled beverage alcohol to benefit the entire industry. The DRG is a 501c3 […]

Mastering Grain to Glass Liqueur

Join us for a tantalizing journey into the world of craft spirits! Engage in a 1-hour live discussion with Jonathan Bower and Bev & Steve Heising from Whidbey Distilling, Andy […]

WORKSHOP: Continuous Column Distillation with Jordan Via

Savage & Cooke 1097 Nimitz Ave, Vallejo, CA

Breaking the Myth that Only Pot Stills Make Good Spirits  In 2008, Master Distiller Jordan Via was an instrumental part of the first ADI classes at Stillwater distillery in Petaluma, California. The majority of those students went on to found distilleries in the US (click here). Jordan went on to co-found Breckenridge Spirits in Colorado, […]


Exit Strategies for Your DSP with James Yoakum

Discover invaluable insights from James Yoakum in our webinar, "Exit Strategies for Your DSP," as he shares his expertise on navigating the challenges and opportunities of exiting your craft distillery […]

Developing Flavor with Nicole Shriner

Join us for an exciting webinar led by Nicole Shriner, Teaching Specialist in the Department of Chemical Engineering and Materials Science. Discover the rising fascination among distillers and whiskey enthusiasts […]

WORKSHOP: SOLD OUT – Blending, Maturation and Warehousing – Dec 2023

Ironroot Republic Distillery 3111 Loy Lake Rd, Dennison, TX, United States

THIS EVENT IS SOLD OUT     Internationally renowned independent Master Blenders Nancy Fraley and Angela d'Oraziowill be teaching our blending and maturation masterclass this year again. The class was first taught at ADI 2013 in Denver. In 2017 the class expanded from three hours to three days, added on the hands blending experience and […]


Why You Need a Brand Ambassador with Sailor Guevara

Join us for an enriching webinar, "Why You Need a Brand Ambassador," featuring the remarkable Sailor Guevara. Sailor is not just a prominent figure in the spirits industry; she's a […]

Building More Bang for Your Buck with Kris Bohm

It all started with the idea of starting a grain to glass craft distillery, with big dreams of amazing aged spirits. Through endless hard work, with long days and nights […]

Expanding Beyond the States with Scott Schiller

Join us on Wednesday, January 10, 2024, at 9:30 am as we delve into the captivating export world with the esteemed fifth-generation distiller Scott Schiller. With over 25 years of unparalleled […]

Fine Tuning Your Tasting Room Experience with Zac Cole

Join us for an insightful webinar on "Fine Tuning Your Tasting Room Experience," where Dr. Cole, a passionate advocate at the intersection of tourism, hospitality, and conservation, will share his […]

Finding Your Tribe with Daniel Whittington

Indulge your passion for fine spirits as we embark on an extraordinary journey with Daniel Whittington – a true polymath of the whisky world. A renowned whisky YouTuber, sommelier, distiller, […]

Maturing Your Whiskey with Julia Nourney

Embark on a whiskey aging journey with Julia Nourney and Felix Nourney in Europe as they unveil the secrets of perfecting whiskey flavors. Gain exclusive insights into the unique characteristics […]

Supercharge Your Sales with Story-Selling with Andie Ferman

Join Andie Ferman in a captivating webinar, Supercharge Your Sales with Story-Selling. This one-hour online workshop is your ticket to transforming your brand's narrative into an irresistibly compelling liquid love […]

Pouring A Strong Brand Foundation

Join us for an empowering session, "Pouring a Strong Brand Foundation," where a collective of seasoned female distillers and industry insiders come together to share their wisdom. In this enlightening […]