Registration is Open

Registration for the 2019 Craft Malt Conference is open. Registration is $350 for Craft Maltsters Guild members and $400 for non-members.

Register for the 2019 Craft Malt Conference here.

About the Craft Malt Conference

The 2019 Craft Malt Conference will take place February 2nd and 3rd, 2019, in Bozeman, Montana at Montana State University. The 2019 Craft Malt Conference will feature workshops and seminars on the latest research, topics, and best practices relevant to those in the craft malt supply chain.

Registration discounts are available for Craft Maltsters Guild members. Learn more about becoming a member here.


This year we are pleased to offer tours of Gallatin Valley Malt Co. and Montana State University’s Malt Quality Lab! Sign up for the tours below.

Tours of Gallatin Valley Malt Co. are limited to 15 attendees per tour.

Malt Quality Lab tours are limited to 10 attendees per tour.

Please note tours are available exclusively to 2019 Craft Malt Conference attendees free of charge. Conference registration will be verified.

Welcome Reception

Closing Reception

Advanced Class in Craft Malt Production

The Craft Maltsters GuildHartwick CollegeIFBM, and Montana State University are partnering to offer the Advanced Class in Craft Malt Production course, a one-week intensive class in craft malting technology. The course will take place the week preceding the 2019 Craft Malt Conference, beginning Monday, January 28th through Friday, February 1st, 2019.

The course is aimed to give starting and experienced craft maltsters as well as others within the craft malt supply chain both theoretical and practical knowledge in malting technology.

To learn more about the course or to register, please visit the Advanced Class in Craft Malting event page here.

Thank You to Our Conference Sponsors!

Learn more about becoming a sponsor here.

Craft Malt Conference Site Nomination

Interested in hosting the annual event that brings the craft malt community together? Fill out the Craft Malt Conference site nomination form here.

Nominations will be considered on a rolling basis for up to three years or can be considered for specific years.

2018 Craft Malt Conference

View the 2018 Craft Malt Conference Schedule.