Speaking & events calendar

Upcoming events

Karl Chessell

14 June 2023

UKH Summer Conference

After two long years of the pandemic there are signs of stable recovery in sales growth. We will hear from market specialists on the latest trends on sales metrics – and a look at the critical pressures that are bearing down on the bottom line.
Karl Chessell, CGA’s Hospitality Operators and Food Director – EMEA, will be speaking on Hospitality recovery at 2:00pm

Paul Bolton

3 July 2023

Imbibe Live

Imbibe Live is a must-attend two-day event for anyone who sources, buys, or serves drinks. With its revolutionary seminars, rare tastings, and new product launches, the attendees will find the novelties and form industry-wide connections.
Paul Bolton, CGA by NIQ’s Client Director for GB Drinks, will discuss standout drinks trends to watch in 2024-25 in ‘The Future of Drinks’ at Movers & Shakers at 1:00 PM.

James Phillips

24 July 2023

Pub Leaders Summit 2023

The Pub Leaders Summit is the must-attend event for Australia’s leading pub operators and senior managers,  featuring a full-day program of presentations from leading operators and industry experts who will provide practical business advice and introduce new commercial ideas.

James Phillips, CGA’s Client Solutions Director – ANZ, will be joining the expert speaker program and will be presenting ‘Local and Global On Premise trends’. 

Matthew Crompton

25 July 2023

Tales of the Cocktail 2023

Don’t miss out on the drink industry’s annual conference for exchanging new ideas, products, and techniques featuring in-person education, tastings, networking, and awards.
Matthew Crompton, CGA by NIQ’s Regional Director – North America, will be joining the speaker panel for the Session ‘Up Your Probability of Profit: Tapping Consumer Insights to Operate Smarter, not Harder’ at Audubon, The Ritz-Carlton, New Orleans at 10:15 AM.

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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