VITeff, what is it?

VITeff is the only International Sparkling Wine Technology Exhibition. Every two years, it is organized by the Marne Chamber of Commerce. It represents the excellence of these different sectors :

  • Vine-growing equipment: Tractor, tillage, crops, fertilizers and phytos, size, vine maintenance…
  • Vinification products: transport, handling, pressing, harvest treatment, winery, analysis devices…
  • Bottling equipment: Cleaning, filling, disgorging, closing, boxes, handling, stocking…
  • Products and accessories necessary to winemaking: phytos, fertilizers, biodegradable products…
  • Products for making and vine treatment: maintenance, cleaning, treatments of wine…
  • Products and consumables for bottling and marketing: bottles, corks, wire caps, wire caps plates, overpack…
  • Global products and buildings: energy, fluids, environment, hygiene, logistic, computing, maintenance…
  • Services: contractors, advisors, commercial and financial assistance, communication, oenology analysis lab…

VITeff is an international forum where discussions and exchanges take place. It is an essential meeting place for all the actors of the sector.
The next edition will take place from 19 to 22 October 2021 in Epernay.

The 15th edition in a few figures:

  • 390 exhibitors
  • 22,800 visitors expected
  • 27,000 m2 dedicated to sparkling wine technologies
  • Belgium as the guest of honor with the organization of a sparkling wine tasting of Wallonia
  • 5 Innovation Awards organized with Epernay Agglo Champagne
  • 30 prize-winning vintages at the 41st Epernay des Champagnes du Vignoble competition organized by the Syndicat des Vignerons de Champagne
  • 2 main days: International Day and Oenotourism Day
  • 2 must-see places:
    > The Sparkling LAB: will bring together the most dynamic actors in all areas of innovation for the sparkling wine sector: viticulture, viniculture, packaging, marketing, digital, wine tourism
    > La Passerelle des Métiers à l’Emploi: With more than 20 partners involved in guidance, training, and employment, the Gateway offers 4 days of interactive workshops on the themes of viticulture/vinification and the champagne related industry, as well as guided tours of the exhibition.

These events bring together more than 2,000 people each year to get information, exchange and meet around key topics of the sector.