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2019 Access Event

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Parq Event Center
615 Broadway
San Diego, CA 92101

Access is designed to be the annual membership gathering for the Barista Guild and coffee professionals. Attendees will have exclusive access to the latest and greatest in coffee technology, innovation, education and more at this one of a kind event!


Event Schedule | Education


Three registration options:

• Full Event Pass: access on both days
• One Day Pass: visit on a single day of your choice
• Café Pass: ticket for two baristas from the same café to attend on separate days

Access pricing is dependent upon membership type and the registration period. Your pricing will be automatically determined during the registration process based on your membership type.

IMPORTANT: If you are employed at a member company, you may be eligible for a complimentary individual membership that you can use to receive member pricing. Read more about it here and contact with any questions.

Registration is open!

Full Event Pass
• Member (BG/SCA) - $375
• Non-Member - $475

One Day Pass
• Member (BG/SCA) - $187.50
• Non-Member - $237.50

Café Pass
• Member (BG/SCA) - $375
• Non-Member - $475

Group Discount: $50.00 off each ticket with the purchase of at least five (5) tickets. Email Ryan Rotman at to take advantage of this discount.

Price includes: access to workshops and lectures, group panels, presentations, demonstrations and exploration offerings per registration selection.

Price does not include: airfare, transportation, housing, meals, alcohol or other personal expenses.


As an Access attendee, you will have the opportunity to select your own housing to match your budget and style. We do have a group rate at the following hotel:

The Bristol San Diego
1055 First Avenue, San Diego, CA 92101
Phone: 619-232-6141
Link: ACCESS 2019
Group Rate: $159.00 per night (must book by August 27)

We also have a blog connection for those wishing to get a group together and Airbnb it! Details here.

DISCLAIMERS: All prices are per person. Registration is nonrefundable. Payment must be made online. Access attendees may not market their product or services at this event. Marketing is reserved for Access sponsors only. Sponsors and press must be approved to register. Attendees must be 18 years of age to attend. In the event of unforeseen circumstances, a refund or credit request may be considered if requested in writing to


The account with which you are using to register must be under the name of the person who is attending Access. If you would like to register someone other than yourself, please log in under their personal account or create an account for that person. All of these actions can be done by visiting, clicking on your region and then following the prompts. Membership is not required to create an account.

During the registration process you will be asked to agree to the SCA Code of Conduct.
You can view the Code of Conduct here.

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