Speaking & events calendar

Upcoming events

Karl Chessell

27 September 2023

Casual Dining Show

Despite squeezed disposable incomes, people want to prioritise their spend on going to the pub and having great experiences. Using rich data and insights derived from CGA by NIQ, Karl Chessell will share the latest innovative research which gives a rich understanding of what consumers really want from their pub visits.

Graeme Loudon

11 October 2023

BCB Berlin – 2023 Spirits State of the Union: Key trends & Opportunities

2023 has been an unconventional year in the global spirits business, but trade experts in this seminar are here to make sense of it all. With plenty of data to share, Graeme Loudon will reveal the big trends that shaped 2023 both from a consumer perspective and a trade perspective, as well as opportunities ahead for 2024.

Charlie Mitchell

11 October 2023

BCB Berlin – Demystifying the Gen-Z demographic

As Gen-Z occupies an increasingly larger share of the global drinking population, the need for the drinks industry to understand their habits, traits, and core values is growing. This seminar will explore Gen Z’s consumption patterns, as well as their guiding principles, so industry members can better understand this demographic as a consumer segment and workforce. Charlie Mitchell joins experts to explore Gen-Z’s purchasing patterns, relationship with on-premise environments, and how their perspectives can be incorporated into a company’s culture.

Paul Bolton

2 November 2023

Cheers! The Drinks Summit

From functional waters and bubble teas to CBD drinks and low-calorie craft beers, the beverages market is booming. The value of the UK alcoholic drinks market reached a whopping £50 billion in 2022, and is expected to continue with positive growth, with sales forecasted to reach £60.9 billion in 2026. If you’re an ambitious drinks challenger brand looking to accelerate your brand and meet like-minded founders, inspiring industry icons and drinks buyers, this event is not to be missed.

Karl Chessell

14 November 2023

Peach 20/20: 2023 Hero & Icon Awards

Peach 20/20 is delighted to announce the shortlists for this year’s Hero & Icon Awards, the prestigious annual celebration of the very best brands, businesses and leaders in the eating and drinking-out market. The winners will be revealed at the Hero & Icon Awards dinner following the Peach 20/20 Leaders’ Summit on Tuesday 14 November at the Roundhouse in London.

Karl Chessell

4 December 2023

Foodservice Price Index Annual Briefing

The CGA Prestige Foodservice Price Index measures inflation at the kitchen door from the wholesale supply sector, using over 10.7m lines of data every month to track prices covering every category within Food and non-alcoholic Beverages. FPI Annual Briefing provides hospitality operators with a wealth of data, facts and insights about the future, and tools for mitigating the adverse impacts.

Speaking engagements

If you are organising a conference, company meeting, round table, workshop or similar event & you would like a CGA representative to speak to your delegates, please get in touch.


We love to share our knowledge & insights on all things food, drink & hospitality

CGA by NIQ Events

CGA’s dinner and safari events bring together hospitality leaders, suppliers and operators for exclusive tours, drinks, and discussions (Chatham House rules), that provide guests with a unique opportunity to network with On Premise experts and learn about emerging trends in food, drink and entertainment supported by the latest CGA data and insights.  

To learn more about attending future CGA events contact karen.bantoft@cgastrategy.com 

CGA by NIQ are proud to sponsor Peach 20/20, an event that brings together industry leaders to discuss the issues 

and opportunities for the out-of-home eating and drinking sector. 

Bringing the On Premise together

CGA by NIQ is the premier partner for the Peach 20/20 Network.

The Peach 20/20 brand returned in 2021 with a new look, new focus & new format to deliver a year-round programme of face-to-face & virtual events culminating with its flagship annual conference & Hero & Icon awards ceremony.


The Peach 20/20 Network brings together CGA’s established conference business with Peter Martin’s Atlantic Club, with its growing international audience, to build on global experiences & collaborations in the UK & around the world. Peter Martin, co-founder of both Peach 20/20 & Atlantic Club, heads up the combined business.

Delivering our expertise face-to-face

CGA by NIQ’s team of experts will use the Peach 20/20 platform to share the very latest insight from CGA’s unrivalled data & research sources.


To become involved in Peach 20/20 contact Operations & Partnerships Manager James Martin, james.martin@peach2020.com.

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