wineSPAIN will host the Institute of Masters of Wine symposium for the first time in 2018.

The largest convention of its kind, the quadrennial event is set to take place in the world-famous wine region of La Rioja.

The last event took place in Florence, Italy, attracting more than 450 wine professionals from 33 countries.

The symposium will be held in the city of Logroño from June 14 to 17.