Sunday, April 20, 2014
   
Text Size
Member Login

Latest SCAE News

SCAE’s annual Coffee Photography Competition is now open for entries.

Each year, Café Europa readers and SCAE members enter hundreds of images into our popular Coffee Photography Competition. Why not join them and submit your favourite coffee photos into this year’s competition? The top entries will be displayed at World of Coffee Rimini 2014 this June and published in Café Europa magazine and on www.scae.com.

We also have some fantastic prizes kindly sponsored by long standing member Mare Terra which include;

1st place - Gene roaster. Model: CBR-101. Color: red.

2nd place - Big canvas bag designed exclusively by Mare Terra filled with World of Coffee goodies and coffee.

3rd place - Small wash bag designed exclusively by Mare Terra filled with World of Coffee goodies and coffee.

prize

Above: Mare Terra Prizes

Uncle Bean v02cp FULL RESOLUTION

Above: 1st place photo from 2011

How to Enter

1. Send your photograph(s) to: scaephoto@gmail.com
2. Deadline for submissions: 10 May 2014.
3. In the title bar of your e-mail, please enter: “SCAE Coffee Photography 
Competition”
4. In the body of your e-mail, please state:
. (a) Name of person or company or organisation entering the competition 
(and, if applicable, your SCAE membership name and number)
. (b) For company or organisation entries only, the name 
of photographer to be credited
. (c) File name of photograph(s) attached
. (d) Title (if any) of photograph(s)

Read more... SCAE’s annual Coffee Photography Competition is now open for entries.   More news stories

SCAE Notices

Prev Next

SCAE Run for Women In Congo!

This year’s JavaJog for a Cause 2014 is running in conjunction with this year’s SCAA Event in Seattle!! The idea is to raise as much money as possible for Coffee...

Read more

ICO Coffee Market Report March 2014

Ongoing uncertainty over the Brazilian coffee crop has caused significant fluctuations in coffee prices during March, with monthly volatility of the International Coffee Organization (ICO) composite indicator price exceeding 10%...

Read more

SCAE UK Championship Results

  SCAE would like to thank the UK Committee for their hard work and support in what proved to be a fantastic championships held at The London Coffee Festival from April...

Read more

Buy your World of Coffee 2014 tickets online now!

Tickets for ‪#‎WorldOfCoffee‬ visitors now available online! Grab your earlybird prices before May 17th! Remember SCAE members receive free entry to the show so check your mailboxes this week for details...

Read more

SCAE French Championship Results

The SCAE France Championships were held in France Paris ( Villepinte ) associated with a very professional and warm atmosphere. We are pleased to announce the results: Championship winners France Barista- 1st...

Read more

Get Involved at UK Coffee Week with SCAE

If you are as passionate as us about giving back to the coffee industry, then please join the largest coordinated fundraising campaign for the UK Coffee Industry! SCAE already has strong...

Read more

SCAE Education Update February 2014

We are excited to announce that we will be conducting Coffee Diploma system Foundation courses at SCAE head offices in Chelmsford, Essex on the following dates: Monday 12th May 2014 -...

Read more

Greece, Ireland & Switzerland 2014 Championship Results!

Swiss Coffee Championships 2014 7-9.2.14 St. Gall Reports from St. Gall say it was one of the best championships we ever had in Switzerland: experienced baristas, great judges, interested visitors, motivated...

Read more

ICO Coffee Market Report January 2014

Coffee prices surged higher in January, with the monthly average of the ICO composite indicator price at its highest level in four months. The recent publication of official Brazilian production...

Read more

SCAE Announces New Regulations for National Competitors & Judges

In January 2013 SCAE embarked on a three year strategic plan which the new board of directors and executive team had spent the past few months constructing. Crucial to this...

Read more

Spanish National Committee Announced

Following our letter to members December 2013, we are pleased to inform you that the following people were voted in to be the first National Committee for SCAE Spain, January...

Read more

Italian Barista Championship Results

SCAE are proud to announce the Italian Barista Championship results that took place over the 18th - 21st January in Sigep, Rimini. We look forward to Giacomo competing at the...

Read more

SCAE PNG Origin Trip - Few Places Remaining!

Join us on an unforgettable trip to what is probably one of the most unique coffee origins in the world.  This will truly be a trip of a life time...

Read more

London School of Coffee - Key Dates Announced

2014 is upon us and SCAE Coffee Diploma System courses are still going strong throughout the world. Our partnership school in the UK London School of Coffee has some limited...

Read more

ICO Coffee Market Report December 2013

Coffee prices have fallen consistently over the course of 2013, with decreases recorded in nine out of the last twelve months. Although prices in December rose slightly compared to November,...

Read more

Professional Green Coffee and Sensory training at SCAE Head Office

Our lead Sensory Skills and Green Coffee creators, John Thompson, Ludovic Maillard, Edouard Thomas and Andrej Godina conducted a week of Coffee Diploma Professional modules in December to test the...

Read more

World Coffee Events - 2013 Year In Review

The 2013 Year In Review, the official yearbook of the 2013 World Coffee Events has arrived for your coffee reading enjoyment! We recommend a warm cup of coffee to accompany your...

Read more

ICO Coffee Market Report November 2013

The ongoing deterioration of coffee prices steadied slightly in November, but the monthly averages of all the ICO indicator prices remain at multi‐year lows. The ICO composite indicator price averaged...

Read more

SCAE Membership – Change in Fees Announcement

I am pleased to tell you we now have nearly 1600 members and are constantly improving our service and benefit to members following the survey this year. Recently we ran...

Read more

SCAE Education - November & December Update

Education Update Annemarie has been on a 5-week tour in Asia facilitating 7 Authorised SCAE Trainer courses in South Korea (2x Seoul), China (Xiamen, GuangZhou and Beijing), Singapore and Indonesia (Bandung). ...

Read more

Kaffee Olympiade 2013 - Berlin

Take a look at the highlights videos from the German National Championships which took place in September. The event was a huge success as we welcome 20 new SCAE members! Well...

Read more

ICO Coffee Market Report October 2013

Coffee prices suffered further declines in October 2013, with the prices of all four group indicators sliding rapidly over the course of the month. The monthly average of the ICO...

Read more

New SCAE UK Committee Announced

SCAE are pleased to announce that following a majority vote from the election which closed on Friday 8th November, we would like to present the new National Committee for SCAE UK:- Membership...

Read more

SCAE Job Opportunities

SCAE is excited to announce two new job opportunities to join us here at our head office in Chelmsford, Essex. If you feel like you have the experience needed to...

Read more

World Coffee Events Licenses World Judges Certification Program to their parent organizations, the SCAA and SCAE.

Dublin, Ireland - This week, World Coffee Events licensed the workshop model for its Judges Certification Workshops (JCW) to its two parent organizations, the Specialty Coffee Association of America and...

Read more

Diary Dates

7-13 Apr

UK Coffee Week

Bringing people together to raise money for project waterfall!

UK COFFEE WEEK, 7-13 APRIL 20...

12 13 May

SCAE Authorised Trainer Course - Italy

venue bazzara training centre via battisti 1, trieste - italy
...

12-15 May


Coffee Diploma System Courses at SCAE Head Office

WE ARE EXCITED TO ANNOUNCE THAT WE WILL BE CONDUCTING COFFEE...

10-12 June

2014 World of Coffee, Rimini

10-12 June 2014, SCAE partners with Rimini Fiera

David Veal, SCAE Exe...

SCAE Job Opportunities:

Education Manager

SCAE offers competitive pay based on experience

Welcome

Are you as passionate about speciality coffee as we are? Welcome to the international portal for the Speciality Coffee Association of Europe. SCAE is the authority on deliverying coffee excellence. 

SCAE aims to create and inspire excellence in the coffee community through innovation, research, education and communication.

Click here to read more

World Competitions

World Coffee Events (WCE), event management organisation for SCAE and SCAA, produces 7 world coffee championships annually. Their mission is to develop events that engage the speciality coffee community and promote coffee excellence. For more information on upcoming events, please visit worldcoffeeevents.org

World Coffee Events

Read the 2013 Year In Review here.

year in review

Click on logos below to discover more about each competition.

world barista championship world brewers cup world coffee in good spirits championship world cup tasters championship world latte art-championship cezve ibrik championship world coffee roasting championship

Education

SCAE is committed to providing a vocational education programme that is designed in modules to fit in around work and everyday life. The SCAE Coffee Diploma System (CDS) provides international training in: Coffee Introduction, Green Coffee, Roasting, Sensory and Cup Tasting, Grinding and Brewing, and Barista Skills. Courses offer something for everyone from novice to advanced professional, each provides certification and the credits go towards achieving the SCAE Coffee Diploma.

Click here for more information on SCAE's Coffee Diploma courses

Click here to download a copy of the new Coffee Diploma brochure

Click here for the Education Calendar and see what’s on near you

Click here for information of Judges Certification Workshops

Teacher Training

Trainer Programme – For coffee professionals who are SCAE members and who wish to become authorised trainers.

Coffee Diploma System – Coffee education training across six modules for Foundation, Intermediate & Professional level SCAE certification.

Authorised SCAE Trainers (AST) – To find an authorised trainer located in your country and region check the directory. Click here to read more.

Facebook: Fans

Become a Fan on Facebook

Twitter

Join us Today!

We are a membership orientated organisation owned by our members. They consist of a diverse mix of people from the coffee industry worldwide. All are passionate about coffee and enjoy the many benefits of membership.

join scae

More about membership benefits.

Download your membership application form.
Download your membership renewal form.

 

World of Coffee - Rimini 2014

WoC2014

World of Coffee - Europe's leading speciality coffee event, organised by SCAE in a different city each year, is an unmissable opportunity to meet up with top baristas, roasters and other movers and shakers in the coffee industry from around the world.

You can also meet the SCAE team at the following coffee events this year!

                                                                                              twitterfacebookpinterest Instagram

Coffee Kids

SCAE proudly supports our partner charity Coffee Kids.

2a1b9dac72472724e677ca99483d202e

Coffee Kids work with organizations in coffee-farming communities throughout Latin America to create projects in the areas of education, health care, economic diversification, food security and capacity building. 

Café Europa Magazine

Café Europa issue 54 is out now.

Make sure to visit the members lounge to view an online version.

CE FRONT COVER

In this issue:

Read all about SCAE's new coffee diploma system, the life of a WCE Judge and an interview with former World Latte Art Champion Chris Loukakis!

728x90-SAVE-THE-DATE-ENG

Oak Lodge Farm, Leighams Road, Bicknacre, Chelmsford, Essex, CM3 4HF, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 (0) 1245 426060 Fax: +44 (0) 1245 426080
Company Registration Number: 3612500
VAT Number: GB 894 2009 15

© SCAE Ltd 2014