The Austrian Wine Marketing Board frequently organises trips and excursions into the Austrian winegrowing regions for 200 international importers and merchants, sommeliers and journalists. The Highlight of this year's summit is a one-day conference on the topic of Austrian wine history on 26 May.
Wine Summit 2019
Press release: Wine Summit2019: Vineyard Interfaces in the Heart of Europe
Excerpts from "Wine in Austria: the History":
- "The effect on viticulture and on wine consumption created by the collapse of the Habsburg Monarchy in 1918 and by the drawing of new borders following the Treaty of Saint-Germain-en-Laye in 1919", Michaela and Prof Dr Karl Vocelka
- "'An active spirit gets a footing everywhere.' The Life and Times of Austrian Grape-Breeder and Viticultural Modernist Friedrich Zweigelt (1888–1964).", Dr. Daniel Deckers
General Information about Austrian Wine
Export graphic 1985-2018 (PDF)