Platinum sponsor

  • PureCircle

Monday 14 December

  • Speakers confirmed include:

  • Coca-Cola
    James Quincey, President and Chief Operating Officer

  • Dr Pepper Snapple
    Larry Young
    , Chief Executive Officer 

  • PepsiCo
    Al Carey
    , Chief Executive Officer – North America Beverages 

  • Kantar Retail
    Bryan Gildenberg
    , Chief Knowledge Officer

  • Cargill
    David Henstrom, Vice President - Health Segment Lead

  • PureCircle
    Magomet Malsagov, Chief Executive Officer

  • Zevia
    Paddy Spence
    , Chief Executive Officer

  • CLSA Americas
    Caroline Levy
    , Beverage and HPC Analyst

  • Consumer Edge Research
    Bill Pecoriello
    , Chief Executive Officer 

  • J.P. Morgan
    John Faucher, Managing Director and Beverage Analyst

  • Brooklyn Brewery
    Steve Hindy
    , Chairman & Co-Founder

  • Reed’s Inc
    Chris Reed
    , Founder and Chief Executive Officer

  • Beverage Digest
    Duane Stanford
    , Editor and John Sicher, former Editor and Publisher

  • Zenith International
    Richard Hall
    , Chairman

Future Smarts will be held at the Crowne Plaza Times Square in Manhattan, New York.

An allocation of rooms is available at specially negotiated rates for delegates attending the conference. For rates and to book direct please go to the dedicated link provided by the hotel: Negotiated rates are available across the core nights for Future Smarts on 14 December, WorldWideBev on 15 December and H2Opportunity on 16 December.

The prices quoted online for our agreed nights are subject to availability. Reservations for other dates may be subject to fluctuation and will be according to availability.

Check in time is 3pm/ check out time is 11am. Rooms for more than two people are subject to an additional charge of $30.00 per person per night. The maximum number of guest permitted in a King Bedded room is 3 and a Double Bedded room is 4.

Crowne Plaza Times Square Manhattan, 1605 Broadway @ 49th Street, New York, NY 10019
t +1 212 977 4000

The Beverage Digest Future Smarts conference offers a unique and effective opportunity to showcase your products. With manufacturers looking for new ways to develop brands and streamline production, this event can be an valuable to demonstrate how your company can assist in this process.

Sponsorship will build brand awareness of your company providing an excellent opportunity to increase your profile among existing clients and to reach a new audience. We work with our sponsors to develop a package that meets specific needs and helps to deliver maximum benefit. Click here for an overview of what we can offer.

Call us today to discuss how you can take full advantage of our sponsorship programme. For more information, please contact Nick Crossland on +44 1225 327941 or email

Beverage Digest

For any further enquiries about Beverage Digest Future Smarts
please contact a member of the events team.

t +44 1225 327900

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