The Buzz About Cannabis: Marijuana in the Marketplace and the Workplace
The region’s most comprehensive and compelling cannabis event, featuring leading business, legal, and medical marijuana professionals, distributors and entrepreneurs, as well as state cannabis officials.
Agenda: 12:30 p.m. Registration/Exhibitor Marketplace
1 p.m. Welcome Remarks
1:15 p.m. Opening Keynote by Cannabis Control Commissioner Kay Doyle, “The Landscape of Cannabis in Massachusetts”
1:45-Breakout Sessions (to run concurrently):
1. Business Structure and Banking in the Cannabis Industry Featuring: Scott Foster, Attorney, Bulkley Richardson Tina Sbrega, CEO of GFA Credit Union
2. Cannabis in the Workplace: Recruitment, Retention and Employment Law Featuring: Joanne Berwald, VP of HR, Mestek Erica Flores, Attorney, Skoler Abbott Pam Thornton, Director of Strategic HR Services, Employers Association of the NorthEast
2:30 p.m. Coffee Break/Exhibitor Marketplace
3 p.m. Cannabis Conversations - Moderated by Cannabis Journalist and Publisher of A Different Leaf magazine Michael Kusek Featuring: Noni Goldman, Leslie Laurie, Ezra Parzybok, Karima Rizk and Payton Shubrick
4 p.m. Closing Keynote by Beth Waterfall, founder of Elevate Northeast, "Cannabis: What's Next?"
4:30 p.m. Reception/Exhibitor Marketplace
**THIS IS A 21+ EVENT**