The official hospitality of the CBC sponsored by the Czech embassy in DC and organized by Petr Jezek followed up on the presentation „Wanna Brew True Pilsner?“. The main purpose of this event that visited more than 500 attendees is to introduce Czech companies from the whole Czech brewing industry – raw materials, technologies, equipment etc. Czech hop industry was represented by Bohemia Hop, Hops Research Institute and Hop Growers Union of the Czech Republic. All attendees had great opportunity to taste the beers brewed with original Czech hops. Utepils, Live Oak, Aslan a Halfway Crooks breweries supported this event with their beers. Radek Holomcik, deputy Minister of Agriculture, opened the event and thanked all Czech companies for participation. Besides the Czech companies and Vaclav Berka, the attendees were able to meet the brewers from other Czech breweries, for example Adam Brož from Budvar Brewery and to discuss with them.