Seminar on 19 September 2018 in Birmingham, England, co-sponsored by the British Guild of Beer Writers and the Brewery History Society.  Includes:

early modern pubs and alehouses (Mike Hailwood)

creating the Firkin chain (David Bruce)

the golden age of pub building and some regional variations (Geoff Brandwood)

consumer insight: what do peopole want from pubs today & tomorrow? (Karl Chessel)

pubs are about people (Sue Martindale)

the micropub movement (Charlie Rawlings)

For details, see Brewery History Society Newsletter, No. 82 (September 2018)