IBA Mashup with Dr. Tom Shellhammer

Independent Brewers Association Beer News


We invite you to join us for a night of networking with local industry professionals, featuring guest speaker Dr. Tom Shellhammer.

Dr. Shellhammer will share his recent groundbreaking research from his paper Factors Impacting Aroma, Flavor and Stability in Dry-Hopped Beers, as well as other recent research his department has conducted into hop chemistry including hop creep.


Event details

See below for event details and to learn more about Dr. Shellhammer’s expertise and contributions to the industry.

Wednesday 1 May
Moon Dog Craft Brewery
17 Duke St, Abbotsford VIC 3067

Thursday 2 May
Felons Brewing Co
5 Boundary St, Brisbane City QLD 4000

Friday 3 May
Wayward Brewing Co
1 Gehrig Ln, Camperdown NSW 2050


Member tickets: $25
Non-member tickets: $50

Tickets include bar snacks, a night of networking and a few quality brews.

About Dr. Tom Shellhammer

Dr. Shellhammer is the Nor’Wester Professor of Fermentation Science and is an internationally recognised expert in hops chemistry.

His lab studies the contribution of hops to beer flavor, foam and physical & flavor stability. Current projects include investigating specific hop oil component contributions to hoppy aroma and flavor in beer.

During the 2008-2009 academic year he conducted research and taught brewing science at the Technical University of Berlin as a Fulbright Scholar and Alexander von Humboldt Fellow. Since 2007 he has served on the Board of Examiners for the Institute of Brewing and Distilling in London, England. He a is Fellow of the Institute of Food Technologists and the Institute of Brewing and Distilling.

What are IBA Mashups?

We are organising regular events for our members over the next 12 months at locations all around Australia.

These events will provide opportunities to network and make professional connections in your local area, as well as to learn more about the industry.

Stay tuned, and check in with us on the IBA website in a few weeks to see what events we have in store for your city.