WORLD CLASS COMMUNITY WEEK

World Class Community Week is an online program of seminars, tutorials and masterclasses designed to inspire, engage and connect the bartending community around the world. The program brings together the best talents in the industry to equip the trade community with the latest news and tips.


WORLD CLASS COMMUNITY WEEK RUSSIA SESSIONS

Day 1 TUESDAY May 26th

MAY 26
11:00AM-12:00PM CET / 12:00-1:00PM MSK

LIVE Q&A

How to Prepare as an Online Bartender // with Orlando Marzo, Tess Posthumus, Jack Sotti & Evgeny Shashin, hosted by Lauren Mote

The current situation brings challenges as well as many opportunities. The new virtual ways of working enable us to connect with people all over the world via webinars, masterclasses and even online guest shifts. Join our industry experts includingmedia trendsetters and former World Class Global Bartenders of the Year Orlando Marzo and Tess Posthumus, Senior Tanqueray & World Class Ambassador GB Jack Sotti, the creator of online bartender school Bar Solution and World Class Russia Bartender of the Year 2015 Evgeny Shashin, and Global Cocktailian Lauren Mote as they look at the digital trends of the future, how to keep your followers engaged by creating the best content, and how to inspire others with new formats of communication.

  

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MAY 26
6:00-7:00PM CET / 7:00-8:00PM MSK

LIVE Q&A

Food & Flavour: Scotch Whisky Edition // with Chef Mark Moriarty, Vladimir Chistyakov, Alex Kuznetsov & Nikita Khlopyanov 

From great ideas to great execution, the result of this engaging discussion between chefs and bartenders is inspired by creative thinking. Our panel culinary and bartending experts will be creating a virtual tasting menu just for you, showcasing the incredible talents and results achieved when chefs and bartenders join forces with the Diageo Scotch Portfolio. Join us live with Diageo’s Chef in Residence Mark Moriarty, Chef Vladimir Chistyakov from top Moscow Restaurant “Buro Tsum”, and Diageo’s Brand Ambassadors for Scotch Whisky Alex Kuznetsov and Nikita Khlopyanov

 

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MAY 26
7:00-8:00PM CET / 8:00-9:00PM MSK

LIVE Q&A

The Future of Malts // with Maureen Robinson, Dave Broom, Gennadiy Silivanov & Aleksandr Karavanskiy, hosted by Ewan Gunn

The malt whisky industry has existed for centuries, preserving old traditions of whisky production while also introducing modern technologies and innovations. Join our pioneering panel including Master Blender for Diageo’s Whisky Team, Maureen Robinson, acclaimed spirits writer Dave Broom and whisky experts Gennadiy Silivanov & Aleksandr Karavanskiy as they explore and discuss the changes in modern whisky production and suatainability trends, hosted by Global Brand Ambassador for Diageo’s Scotch Whiskies Ewan Gunn

 

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Day 2 WEDNESDAY MAY 27TH

MAY 27th
11:00AM-12:00PM CET / 12:00-1:00PM MSK

The Power of Community // with David Stenshin, Irina Chesnakova, Andrey Prutskikh, Dennis Tamse & Chef Mark Moriarty, hosted by Paulo Figueiredo 

The power of community during times of uncertainty is incredible. Using the ‘better drinking’ concept we'll take a deep dive into sustainability in the drinks industry, and the benefits of supporting local. This will be your road map to better understand the impacts of sourcing indigenous ingredients and its connection to the community. 
Join our former World Class Russia winners David Stenshin & Andrey Prutskikh, Bar in The City TV host and actress Irina Chesnakova, Global Relationships Director for the Nolet Distillery Dennis Tamse and Chief Mark Mariarty for this intriguing journey, all hosted by Ketel One Global Brand Ambassador Paulo Figueiredo.  

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MAY 27
6:00-7:00PM CET / 7:00-8:00PM MSK

LIVE Q&A

Made for Bulleit – Creative Collaborations // A live panel discussion with Sofia Brontvein, Yuri Subbotin and Bulleit Brand Ambassadors Dmitry Krasavin & Rob Hardt, hosted by Jenna Ba 

We invite you to join us for a live discussion about making your dreams a reality. At the heart of the Bulleit brand lies craftsmanship, heritage and attention to the finer details. Join our incredible panel of specialists including Faces & Laces Project Founder Yuri Subbotin, Chief Editor of GQ Russia Sofia Brontvein, the Bulleit Brand Ambassadors from Russia, Germany and Great Britain, Dmitry Krasavin and Rob Hardt, hosted by Jenna Ba to discuss the Bulleit brand collaboration with the Frontiers in different countries

 

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MAY 27
7:00-8:00PM CET / 8:00-9:00PM MSK

LIVE Q&A

Pub Quiz & Trivia Night // hosted by Evgeny Nerubenko and the Russian World Class Brand Ambassador Team & The Cider Group

The Russian World Class Brand Ambassador team together with The Cider Group invite you for a fun-filled trivia night. Grab a drink, warm up your buzzers and settle in!

 

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Day 3 THURSDAY MAY 28TH

MAY 28
11:00AM-12:00PM CET / 12:00-1:00PM MSK

LIVE Q&A

Habits of the World’s Best Bars // with Erik Lorincz, Tim Philips-Johansson & Anna Sebastian, hosted by Lauren Mote

We invite you to meet the bartending legends behind the world’s best bars, from The World’s 50 Best Bars List. Join Global Cocktailian Lauren Mote as she hosts a session with former World Class Global Winners Erik Lorincz and Tim Philips-Johansson, and Anna Sebastian the Bar Manager of Artesian bar in London, all talking about their journey to the acclaimed awards, and their experience of working in the best bars in the world.  

 

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MAY 28
6:00-7:00PM CET / 7:00-8:00PM MSK

LIVE Q&A

Legendary Johnnie Walker Through the Times // with Emma Walker, Christine McCafferty &  Ervin Trykowski, hosted by Ali Reynolds

200 years ago, John Walker first threw open the doors of a small grocery store in Scotland. Two centuries later, the Scotch that bears his name - Johnnie Walker - is the world's number one whisky. Join our panel of experts including Johnnie Walker Master Blender Emma Walker, Diageo Archive Manager Christine McCafferty, Global Scotch Ambassador Ervin Trykowski and their host Johnnie Walker GB Brand Ambassador Ali Reynolds, as they discuss how turning points in the history of the brand have influenced its portfolio, as well as talking about iconic and innovative Johnnie Walker whiskies.  

 

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MAY 28
7:00-8:00PM CET / 8:00-9:00PM MSK

LIVE Q&A

Johnnie Highball Bar x The Village // with Charles Joly & Kaitlyn Stewart and The Village Online Bar, hosted by Nikita Khlopyanov

Come and explore the amazing world of flavor through whisky highballs! We invite you to join an amazing guest shift with industry legends and former World Class Global Bartenders of the Year Charles Joly and Kaitlyn Stewart at The Village online bar. Together with their host Johnnie Walker Russian Brand Ambassador Nikita Khlopyanov, our experts will show you how easy is to make an delicious drink at home using Johnnie Walker highballs.

 

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