The Rules and Regulations for the 2018 World Brewers Cup, World Cup Tasters Championship and World Coffee Roasting Championship have now been released, undergoing only minor updates to gender-neutral language and competitor qualification explanations, to keep them consistent with other competition documents. The committees and community review process for the Rules and Regulations is currently being expanded and reformed, and if you have any interest in being involved in that process, please fill out this interest form.

The 2018 World Brewers Cup (WBrC) and World Cup Tasters Championship (WCTC) take place alongside the World Latte Art Championship and World Coffee In Good Spirits Championship at International Coffee Week (ICW), the 7th-9th of November in Belo Horizonte, Brazil. For more information about all of the Brazil championships, you can head to, which is also where each championship will be livestreamed online. If you’re lucky enough to be heading to International Coffee Week to see the championships for yourself, you can find more information on attending the event on their website.

The World Coffee Roasting Championship is being targeted for an early January event, with details to be confirmed as soon as possible. The World Coffee Events team deeply appreciates your patience as we confirm the final details.