IQ encourages our sponsoring partners to present and demonstrate new and innovative products. Please visit the sponsor lounges throughout the IQ Conference to learn more.
Platinum Lounge Presentations


Lounge 200

Join Vinventions as they present on the topics of oxygen and phenolics at below times in Platinum Lounge 200.

11:15 a.m. - 11:45 a.m.
Oxygen in Wine is Both Friend and Foe. Measure and Manage Oxygen to Your Benefit.

Oxygen plays a pivotal role in shaping a wine's sensory profile -- and has the potential to make or break wine quality. Join leading enologist Dr. Stéphane Vidal to learn about the accurate measurement of oxygen; both in the bottle and throughout the winemaking process. Interact with the award winning NomaSense O2 analyzer, a mobile device to help you accurately measure and control oxygen.

1:30 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Learn to Measure and Monitor Phenolics Instantly with the PolyScan Mobile Device

Leading enologist Dr. Stéphane Vidal presents how to make real time assessments of must and polyphenol content. Learn how to assess levels of easy oxidizable and total polyphenols in the vineyard and the cellar using the new, portable NomaSense PolyScan P200.

Gold Lounge Presentations

Tonnellerie Radoux USA

Lounge 202

Stop by Tonnellerie Radoux throughout the day at Gold Lounge 202 to get your hands on Nektar ID (Instant Decision). Nektar ID is an oak concentrate used in laboratory trials on wines intended to have months of oak aging. Using Nektar ID, a winemaker can obtain an instant vision of what the wine's final organoleptic will be after aging.

12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Visit the Tonnellerie Radoux Ice Cream Bar on the IQ Conference Main Stage to sample three different oak flavored ice creams.

G3 Enterprises

Lounge 203
9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

G3 Enterprises will hold demonstrations, tastings and Q&A Sessions throughout the day in Gold Sponsor Lounge 203.

Wine-on-Tap with Petainer Kegs:

  • Wine-on-tap programs
  • Technical assistance
Global tasting of DIAM wines:
  • Napa Valley
  • International wines
  • Q&A with Francois Margot
    Different OTRs in corks
Technical consultations available:
  • Oak and wine integration by Cecilia Cunningham
  • Bottling Equipment by Ron Varner
  • Pre- and Post-Bottling Check-up by Ron Varner
  • Oxygen Management by John Cunningham
Your Wine Trial Incentive prize drawing

Gaula Closures

Lounge 204
9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Throughout the day, Guala Closures will demonstrate the new e-wak Aluminum Smart Closure for Wine in Gold Sponsor Lounge 204. Using an NFC tag, co-developed with NXP Semiconductors and based on NXP's innovative NTAG BFC technology, this luxury closure gives wineries the chance to track and trace the bottle through the shipping process, acquire consumer marketing data and engage the brand with the consumer-whether through wine apps, VIP clubs, discounts, social media and more.


Our advertising opportunities give your company several ways to get your message in front of hundreds of prospective buyers. Online banner ads, program ads or show bag inserts are great ways to reinforce your brand's presence. Additional opportunities for sponsoring lanyards, water bottles, breakfast and food breaks, sessions and WiFi are available. For more information on advertising and sponsorship opportunities, contact