6:45 pm - 8:30 pm


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Baugenossenschaft mehr als wohnen
Conference Room Kägi Genossensschaftstrasse 18, Oerlikon , Zürich, 8050, Zürich

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Location: Mehr als Wohnen, Conference Room Kägi, Genossenschaftsstrasse 18, 8050 Zürich

Time: 18:45 – 20:30 / Doors open at 18:30


Hosoe Caffè founders, Taro Hosoe and Alessandra Salvin, introduced the world of specialty coffee (history, varieties, single origin), including the ethical and sustainable measures they take in their coffee roasting business based in Zurich. 

Their presentation was followed by a coffee tasting with ample time for networking.  The networking session was hosted by Andrew Travers, Zürich Networking Group founder and supported by Rose Travers, Event Coordinator.  ZNG Business Member Isabelle Kern was our volunteer 

Event Presenters:

Taro Hosoe & Alessandra Salvin - founders of Hoseo Caffé

Dr Taro Hosoe and Dr Alessandra Salvin

Taro is passionate about coffee, making food, and playing guitar. He has worked as a climate physicist, natural catastrophe expert and reinsurer.

Alessandra is an archaeologist. She splits her time between coffee and archaeology her passion since she was 11. She was volunteering in a Fair Trade shop as a student and introduced Fair Trade to Taro.

They both grow up in Italy, moved to the UK where they received their PhD’s and worked and then moved to Zürich in 2009. They founded Hosoe Caffè roastery in 2020.

Their website is  hosoecaffe.ch

Networking Night Host:

Travers - Zurich Networking Night Host

Andrew Travers

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Group Event Organizer Contact:


Rose Nassif Travers

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