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COFET-Retreat and Niche Market Traceability Tour, USA: June 12 – 18, 2022


Africa Coffee Bureau (ACB) in cooperation with the Hawaii Agricultural Research Centre (HARC), is excited to announce the Africa stakeholders’ coffee farm experience and familiarization tour to Hawaii (COFET-Retreat); which shall thereafter, conclude with the Africa coffee niche market traceability tour Air-Lift to Chicago, USA.

NOTE: Principal investigators and lead scientists are required to submit a synopsis of their on-going scientific investigations for collaborative research pitch and accreditation purposes.
**Submit to by APRIL 1, 2022

Key Highlight

HARC is associated with numerous trending technologies including; incorporation of Beauveria bassiana into the IPM plan for control of CBB. Hawaii’s impressive 849‧43 Kg-Ha yield of green bean (USDA-NASS Report 2020/2021), comparative to Kenya’s 302 Kg-Ha ( ICC 124th Session, 2019. Country Coffee Profile: Kenya) and, Rwanda’s 385.71 Kg-Ha (Coffee Production in the Face of Climate Change: Rwanda); in the Arabica value chain thus, quite phenomenon and intriguing scenario for AFRICA to learn from.

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Event Registration

To register for COFET-Retreat and Niche Market Traceability Tour, send the following to

  1. Email, expression of interest to attend COFET-Retreat and Niche Traceability Tour.
  2. A copy of valid passport (For delegates outside United States).
  3. Proof of payment for COFET-Retreat and Niche Market Traceability Tour event.


  • For fully registered delegate or organization, shall be sent a letter of invitation for further accreditation.
  • You need arrange for credentialing early enough. COVID-19 guidelines and Visa processing are time consuming.


Registration Rates

Early Bird (March 5, 2022): US$ 500

Regular Rate: US$ 650

Young Farmers/Leaders: US$ 300

US Roasters & Buyers to Chicago event (Africa coffee cupping): FREE ENTRY

Payment Station



International Wire

Pay to:      Africa Coffee Bureau LLC

A/c.                 1360702746

Swift code:     HIBKUS44

Bank::              Capital One, N.A.(Aspen Hill Branch)

Address::        13641 Connecticut Ave Wheaton, MD 20906



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COVID-19 Vaccination Requirements

The health and safety of COFET-Retreat delegates is a priority. Therefore, COFET-Retreat requires proof of COVID-19 vaccination for all attendees.

The State of Hawaii welcomes all vaccinated international travelers and is aligned with the CDC federal international requirement. Non-U.S. citizens traveling directly to Hawaii must present BOTH a vaccination record AND a negative COVID-19 test results (NAAT or antigen) within one day of boarding a flight to the U.S. (


Jun 13 - 15 2022


All Day


Oahu Island – Hawaii
Hawaii Agricultural Research Center

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