Want to Find Out What’s New at the State Capitol? Join us at the CCBA Fall Conference!

It’s been a busy year State Capitol in Sacramento with many new laws and regulations impacting the craft beer industry. Join us at the CCBA Fall Conference for a variety of education sessions and updates that will bring you up to speed with every bill signed into law, and every new regulation that will affect your business in the coming year. Check out some of our legislative educational opportunities below, and if you haven’t already, don’t forget to purchase your tickets today!

2019 California Craft Brewers Association Legislative Update
Chris Walker, Walker Strategies

As competition increases in the craft brewing and alcohol beverage industry, the dynamics also change at the State Capitol. Every year bills impacting the privileges to brew and sell beer are introduced and the CCBA is your advocate during the legislative process. Come learn from the CCBA Government Affairs team what bills from the 2019 legislative session will become law, a recap of the major victories and battles from the past year, legislative issues expected going into 2020 and how you can help.

New California Mandated Responsible Beverage Service Training and how it will affect YOU
Kevin Ortega, ABC

Have you heard about the new California statewide mandate (AB 1221) requiring Responsible Beverage Service training for anyone in your establishment who checks IDs, takes alcoholic beverage orders, or serves or pours alcohol?  Both servers and their managers will be required to complete a Responsible Beverage Service training and pass an ABC administered exam by 2021. Join the California Department of Alcoholic Beverage Control for a discussion about what you can do to be in compliance with the new regulations.

ABCs of Selling Beer to Retail
Roger Hanney, Roger Hanney & Associates

Learn the ins and outs of ABC laws you need to know to sell beer outside your tasting room. This seminar is ideal for sales reps, sales managers and owners interesting in developing a training program for their sales team to ensure they know the law and lower risk to your organization. Topics covered will range from discounts to retail events to credit law to marketing.

Q&A with CCBA’s Government Affairs Team
Tom McCormick, Leia Bailey, Sean Hamlin, Chris Walker

Join CCBA’s government affairs team for a conversation & Q&A session regarding CCBA legislation, current issues and larger political environment at the State Capitol. This forum is a good opportunity to ask questions about current legislative bills, CCBA’s government affairs and advocacy process, why and how legislation is supported or opposed by the industry and the next step on multiple legislative efforts.

No matter what information you’re looking for, we have something for you at the CCBA Fall Conference.

Take a look at our full schedule and seminar descriptions on our website here.

Online registration is open! Don’t forget to register here.