Cannabis Conference

The Year of Legalization: Challenges and Opportunities in the Cannabis Industry
Tuesday, April 24, 2018

BN-1010 and RBC Atrium, Faculty of Business Administration 1-4 p.m.


Agenda (pdf)

Objective |

  • To raise awareness among academics and key private and public sector stakeholders about potential subject areas and requirements for research and education within the cannabis industry
  • To raise the level of increase understanding of the current state and future projections of the cannabis industry
  • To increase understanding of the issues and opportunities associated with recreational and medical use

Order of Proceedings |

  • 1:00 p.m. | Welcome remarks: Dr. Travor Brown associate dean (research), Faculty of Business Administration
  • 1:02 p.m.| Conference Moderator: Marc Kielley co-ordinator, Cannabis Research and Education Working Group, Office of Public Engagement
  • 1:05 p.m.| Session 1: Legalization and Regulatory 
  • 1:25 p.m. | Marc Kielley thanks Session 1 speakers; introduces Session 2 topic and speakers
  • 1:27 p.m. |Session 2: The Business of Cannabis 
  • 1:48 p.m. | Q&A session – Marc Kielley moderates
  • 1:58 p.m. | Networking break. Participants move to RBC Atrium.
  • 2:15 p.m. | Marc Kielley introduces Session 3 topic and speaker
  • 2:16 p.m. |Session 3: Commercial Cultivation 
  • 2:36 p.m. | Marc Kielley thanks Session 3 speaker; introduces Session 4 topic and speakers
  • 2:38 p.m. | Session 4: Cannabis and Health 
  • 3:08 p.m. | Q&A session – Marc Kielley moderates
  • 3:45 p.m. | Event concludes

Contact

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Tel: (709) 864-8000