Invited guests


5th October (Saturday), Double Tree by Hilton

11:00 – 12:00 Grand opening – Diamond Ballroom

  • High government representatives
  • Svetozar Janevski, President, Association Wines of Macedonia

12:00 – 12:30  Presentation of the variety from scientific institutions from the Balkans – Diamond Ballroom

  • Klime Beleski PhD, Institute of Agriculture Skopje – Results of studies of the potential of the Vranec variety in Macedonia.
  • Klemen Lisjak, PhD, Agricultural Institute of Slovenia- Characterization of Vranec terroir from Tikveš winegrowing region (influence of vineyard location on polyphenol content).

12:30 – 13:30 – Open panel discussion (Potential of the Vranec as a wine variety to build brand equity for the Balkan Wine region) – Diamond Ballroom

13:30 – 16:30 – Vranec saloon opening for invited guests – Platinum 1