Agenda


Featuring 4 Panel Discussions and 4 Interactive Workshops

11:00 AM | DOOrs open & registration


12:00 PM | Medical Marijuana Regulation and Safety Act Authors Q&A

Featuring:
Assembly Member Ken Cooley
Assembly Member Reggie-Jones Sawyer, Sr.
Assembly Member Jim Wood


1:00 PM | Networking Break


1:15 PM | KEYNOTE PRESENTATION | "TAXES AND FEES WILL AFFECT THE LEGALIZATION LANDSCAPE"

Presented By: Tony Oliviera, CEO, Oliviera Advisory Services

Interactive Q&A WOrkshop

1:45 PM | BranD-AID: Advice from Top Experts

PAnel Agenda

Workshop Panelists:

  • Julianna Carella, Founder, Auntie Dolores
  • Randall Huft, CEO, Innovation Marketing
  • Kenny Morrison, Founder, VCC Brands
  • Maya Elisabeth, Creator and Owner, Om Edibles
  • Jazmin Hupp, Founder & Executive Director, Women Grow
  • Eugenio Garcia, Co-Founder & Publisher, Cannabis Now Magazine

1:45 PM | PANEL DISCUSSION | LEGALIZATION: PREPARING FOR 2016

Moderated By: Matt Kumin, Co-Founder, California Cannabis Voice

Panelists:

  • Amanda Reiman, Manager, Marijuana Law and Policy, Drug Policy Alliance
  • Jeff Raber, Founder, The Werc Shop
  • Dale Gieringer, Director, CA NORML
  • Fiona Ma, Member, State Board of Equalization
  • William Waldrop, Director and CEO, Signal Bay Inc

 

2:45 PM | NETWORKING BREAK
 

3:00 PM | Entrepreneur Pitch Session

3:00 PM | PANEL DISCUSSION | MEDICAL MARIJUANA: RESEARCH & THERAPEUTIC POTENTIAL

Workshop Panelists:

  • Frank Marino, Founder, MJIC, Inc.
  • Lori Glauser, President / COO, Signal Bay Inc
  • Josh Rosen, CEO, 4 Front Ventures
  • Walter Grieves, Director, Cannabis Consulting Group
  • Barret Slome, Founder, Chronic Capital

Moderated By: Justin Kander, R&D Coordinator, Aunt Zelda's

Panelists:

  • David Bearman, Co-Founder, American Academy of Cannabinoid Medicine
  • Jeff Hergenrather, President, Society of Cannabis Clinicians
  • Jean Talleyrand, Founder & President, Medicann
  • Tracy Ryan, CEO, CannaKids


4:00 PM | NETWORKING BREAK
 

4:15 PM | KEYNOTE PRESENTATION | "So You want to get into the marijuana business..."

Presented By: Tripp Keber, CEO, Dixie Brands

4:45 PM | Legal Eagle Roundtable

Workshop Panelists:

  • Joe Rogoway, Cannabis Industry Attorney, Rogoway Law Group
  • Lara DeCaro, Founding Secretary, National Cannabis Bar Association
  • Kyndra Miller, President & CEO, Cannabusiness Law
  • Lauren Vazquez, Deputy Director of Communications, Marijuana Policy Project
  • Bruce Margolin, Attorney, Law Offices of Bruce M. Margolin
  • Aaron Herzberg, Partner, CalCann Holdings

4:45 PM | PANEL DISCUSSION | CANNABUSINESS - AN ECONOMIC ANALYSIS OF A GROWING INDUSTRY

Moderated By: Aaron Smith, Executive Director, National Cannabis Industry Association

Panelists:

  • Jill Lamoureux, Regulatory Consultant, Botec Analysis
  • James Slatic, CEO, Med-West
  • Aaron Justis, President, Buds and Roses
  • Matt Karnes, Founder and Managing Partner, Green Wave Advisors
  • Giadha DeCarcer, Founder & CEO, Frontier Financials Group


5:45 PM | Networking Break
 

6:00 PM | Ready To Grow?

Workshop Panelists:

  • Rick Pfrommer, Founding Member, Harborside Health Center
  • Taylor Blake, Associate Producer, The Emerald Cup
  • Kristin Nevedal, Director, Patient Focused Certification Program, Americans for Safe Access
  • Aseem Sappal, Provost and Dean of the Faculty, Oaksterdam University
  • Swami Chaitanya, Founding Member, Mendocino Cannabis Policy Council

6:00 PM | PANEL DISCUSSION | THE STATE AND FUTURE OF CONCENTRATES

Moderated By: Aaron Justis, President, Buds and Roses

Panelists:

  • Hunter Greene, Lab Director, W Vapes
  • Justin Pullman, President, PMP Labs
  • Frenchy Cannoli, Hashishin, Aficionado
  • Jason Beck, Founder & Executive Director, Alternative Herbal Health Services
  • Mara Gordon, Founder, Aunt Zelda's

 

7:00 PM | KEYNOTE PRESENTATION | "ARe we still willing to hope: harness opportunity to promote empowerment?"

Presented By: Deborah Peterson Small, Executive Director, Break the Chains
 

7:30 PM | DINNER AND AFTERPARTY
 

12:00 AM | CLOSE