Futures Insights - The Drinks Industry in 2029

Futures Insights - The Drinks Industry in 2029

01 Jul 2019, 14:30 - 15:15

Industry Matters

Lucy Britner and guest panelists look to the future and share insights on where the drinks industry is going to be a decade from now. Lucy is joined by Ara Carvallo, portfolio director at Distill Ventures, Bacardi's global advocacy director Jacob Briars and Will Rowe, founder & CEO of insights agency Protein. The panel will discuss new technology, the brands and ingredients of the future and the role of sustainability - all in the wider context of changing consumer trends.


  • Lucy Britner



    Lucy Britner has been a drinks journalist for 14 years. She most recently created and edited a series of future insights reports for just-drinks.com...

  • Ara Carvallo


    Portfolio Director

    Distill Ventures

    Ara is a respected entrepreneur who has three Master of Science degrees, including one in Environmental Sciences where she pioneered research on...

  • Jacob Briars


    Director of Advocacy


    Jacob Briars is one of the leading figures in the global cocktail and spirits community, and the director of advocacy for Bacardi, the world's...

  • William Rowe


    Founder and CEO


    William Rowe is the founder and CEO of Protein, a business that helps businesses grow. Over the last 10 years, Protein has built a global community...