Charlie Papazian is the founder of the American Homebrewers Association (1978) and past president of the Brewers Association (USA). He speaks and writes about the beer and brewing industry at many conferences, events and in many publications throughout the world. Charlie has five bestselling books and his Complete Joy of Homebrewing has sold over 1.3 million copies worldwide. He is also known for founding the National Homebrewers Conference, World Beer Cup, the Great American Beer Festival, Craft Brewers Conference, BrewExpo America, Brewers Publications, Brewers Association Beer Style Guidelines, CraftBeer.com, and the magazines Zymurgy and The New Brewer. His accomplishments and activities have been chronicled in National Geographic, Time-Life, Smithsonian and many other publications worldwide.
Charlie Papazian will present the NorBrew Con Keynote Address on Saturday, as well as the following session on Sunday:
Getting yourself All In with Grain Brewing
No matter what your level of expertise, keeping it simple is an option for homebrewers. And you don’t have to compromise quality. The science and art as discovered by way of thousands of conversations and 50 years of experiential homebrewing.