Project Description

Ochen Simon Eidodo
Volcafe Uganda Limited

Please tell us a little bit about yourself:

I am 36 years of age and currently working as a Barista trainer and also promoting my own coffee brand here in Uganda.

What are you excited to do while you are in Amsterdam?:

I’m looking forward to taking in the ambiance and culture of this famous city

Please list the coffee competitions you have participated in, what year they took place, and your results:

2018 Uganda Barista Championship – Winner.
2018 AFCA Africa Barista Championship – 2nd Place.

How do you see the coffee industry changing in the future?:

More coffees will be roasted and packed at source. Even African coffee farmers will have their own brands.

Where do you see yourself in 5 years?:

Promoting of Ugandan Coffee for the good of Ugandan coffee farmers. Roasting and packing my own locally grown Arabica Coffee.

What are your interests outside of coffee?:

Traveling and exploring.