Save the date! 2018 annual Hawaii Cacao and Chocolate Association (HCCA) Conference

Click here to reserve your spot at the HCCA 2018 Conference.

The HCCA conference events and activities are open to all HCCA members and also to anyone who is interested in learning more about growing cacao or making chocolate in Hawaii, the industry, the supply chain or who just loves chocolate!

This year’s theme is Hawaii Cacao and Chocolate Diversification through Agri-tourism. Farm tours of Waialua Estates, 21 Degrees Estate and Kualoa Ranch, as well as a chocolate factory tour of Manoa Chocolate will be integrated with expert speakers on orchard design, cacao genetics, seedlings, pest threats, and artisanal chocolate making culminating in a discussion panel on diversification and agritourism in Hawaii.

The first day will include a catered dinner on a Waimanalo farm and the second day features a breakfast networking farm tour, a short business meeting, a panel discussion and reception at the Kaneohe Yacht club followed by the traditional chocolate tasting and wine pairing.  The fee for all activities and events is $165 per person. A full itinerary of the conference events can be found at the registration page. 

For those looking for air travel, hotel and car rentals please visit the available information HERE.

Current and prospective members are encouraged to renew or sign up for membership between now and March. To renew or join membership at HCCA, please go to https://hawaiichocolate.org/current-members.  Please visit the HCCA website at www.hawaiichocolate.org or contact info@hawaiichocolate.org with any questions.