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Visionary leaders will share information based on best practices and case studies

  • Confer with leading experts on dispensary management strategies.
  • Discover new trends in cultivation.
  • Learn about new rules and opportunities in finance and banking.
  • Stay abreast of policy, regulation, and legislation affecting the industry.
  • Explore new innovations in cannabis business technology.
  • Discuss responsible business practices and community engagement.
  • Develop relationships with the industry’s top experts.

Who should attend:

  • Experienced dispensary owners and operators
  • Cultivation professionals
  • Investors & entrepreneurs
  • Policy-makers and regulators
  • Infused product specialists
  • Attorneys & legal experts
  • Industry consultants
  • Cannabis-related service providers

Agenda Tracks

CannaBusiness 101

An educational track covering basic operating principles for medical and adult-use cannabis businesses from across the spectrum.


Advanced CannaBusiness

Content tailored for more seasoned professionals covering issues from managing growth to implementing ecologically responsible and cost-saving procedures in your cannabis business.


Ancillary Services and Products

From insurance to the latest in cultivation equipment, these sessions focus on the business opportunities that exist in specialized products and services catering to the cannabis industry.


Cannabis Policy and Reform

Without a strong political machine driving legal reforms across the country, there would be no cannabis industry. This track focuses on the latest efforts to reform state and federal marijuana laws, featuring presentations from leading policy reform and industry leaders.


Emerging Topics and Roundtable Discussions

The emerging cannabis industry is building a new business community based on the core values of responsibility, political engagement, and accountability. This track provides an opportunity to meet the leaders of this remarkable movement.

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Agenda

DAY 1: Tuesday - June 24, 2014
General Summit
7:30am
Registration and Pre-conference Networking
8:50am
Opening Remarks
9:00am - Opening Keynote Session
Entrepreneurship + Social Justice: The CannaBusiness Equation
Harborside Health Center
9:45am
Colorado & Washington: Successes and Challenges from the Frontier of Post-Prohibition America
Office of the Governor
Pink House Blooms
Vicente-Sederberg
Northwest Patient Resource Center
Washington State Legislature
11:00am
Networking Break & Refreshments
Track1:
CannaBusiness 101
11:30am
Grow 101: Cultivation Facility Build-Out and Management Best Practices
Denver Relief Consulting
Good Chemistry
Quantum 9, Inc.
Tahoe Wellness Cooperative
Track2:
Advanced CannaBusiness
11:30am
Advanced Cultivation: Scalability, Sustainability, and Growth Management
Otoke Horticulture
Solstice
Terrapin Care Station
MedCanna Consulting
Track3:
Ancillary Services and Products
11:30am
Protecting Your Investment: Risk Management and Insurance for the Cannabis Industry
Denver Relief Consulting
Greenpoint Insurance Advisors
Premier Dispensary Insurance
Cannasure Insurance Services
Track4:
Cannabis Policy and Reform
11:30am
State of the States Series: California
Berkeley Patients Group
Med-West
California Cannabis Industry Association (CCIA)
Buds and Roses Collective
Track5:
Emerging Topics & Roundtable Discussions
11:30am
International CannaBusiness Opportunities
Denver Relief Consulting
Privateer Holdings
12:30-1:30pm
Lunch: Thank you To Our Lunch Sponsor MedMen
12:50-1:00pm
Lunch Presentation: Med Men
MedMen
1:00-1:30pm
Lunch Presentation: ArcView Group
The ArcView Group
Track1:
CannaBusiness 101
1:30pm
Retail 101: Medical and Adult-Use Dispensary Best Practices
MedMar Healing Center
Green Man Cannabis
Good Meds Network
Track2:
Advanced CannaBusiness
1:30pm
Advanced Retail
Medicine Man Denver
4Front Advisors
Track3:
Ancillary Services and Products
1:30pm
Rise of the Machines: Innovative Cultivation Technologies
Rocky Mountain Remedies
Easy Trim
FusionPharm, Inc.
Track4:
Cannabis Policy and Reform
1:30pm
State of the States Series: Up and Coming Reforms
United For Care
New York State Assembly
Oaksterdam University
Marijuana Policy Project
Track5:
Emerging Topics & Roundtable Discussions
1:30pm
Cannabis Penny Stocks: What You Need to Know
Vicente Sederberg
Electrum Partners
2:30pm - KEYNOTE
From the Ground Up: Building a New Industry We Can Be Proud Of
3:00pm
Afternoon Networking Break
3:45pm
Money Matters: The Banking Crisis and How to Survive in a Cash-Only World
NCIA
Kiona’s Farm’acy
Guardian Data Systems
5:00pm
Day One Concludes
5:00-7:00pm - NETWORKING RECEPTION
Thank you to our Reception Sponsor HempMeds


DAY 2: Wednesday - June 25, 2014

General Summit
7:30am
Registration, Coffee and Refreshments
9:00am - Keynote Session
Good Neighbors, Good Business: Engaging Communities & Building Support for the Cannabis Industry
Chairman of the NCIA Board
Track1:
CannaBusiness 101
9:45am
MIP 101: Infused Product Manufacturing Best Practices
Mountain High Suckers
Cannabis Trainers
Morsel Bakery
Julie & Kate Baked Goods, LLC
Track2:
Advanced CannaBusiness
9:45am
Advanced Infusions: Growing Your Infused Product Business
The Farm
Bhang Chocolate
Dixie Elixirs and Edibles
Track3:
Ancillary Services and Products
9:45am
Calling All Investors: Financing in the Industry
420 Investors
Poseidon Asset Management
The ArcView Group
Weedmaps
Track4:
Cannabis Policy and Reform
9:45am
State of the States Series: Massachusetts, Illinois, and the District of Columbia
Midwest Cannabis Consulting
Takoma Wellness Center
Manna Wellness, Inc.
Track5:
Emerging Topics & Roundtable Discussions
9:45am
Elevating Women in the Cannabis Industry
Edible Events & Jane West, LLC
Executive Director, Women Grow
MJ Freeway
3D Cannabis Center
CannLabs
10:45am
Break
Track1:
CannaBusiness 101
11:15am
Testing 101: The Basics of Cannabis Safety and Potency
Patients Choice of Colorado
Steep Hill Halent Labs
CannLabs
Track2:
Advanced CannaBusiness
11:15am
Advanced Testing: Methodology & Data Analysis
ProVerde Laboratories
The Werc Shop
Waters Technologies
Track3:
Ancillary Services and Products
11:15am
Locking It Down: Safety, Security and Compliance
Vicente Sederberg LLC
Blue Line Protection Group
Canna Security America (CSA)
Track4:
Cannabis Policy and Reform
11:15am
State of the States Series: Oregon, Nevada, Arizona, and New Mexico
Nevada Cannabis Industry Association
Oregon Cannabis Industry Association (OCIA)
Rose Law Group
New Mexicann
Track5:
Emerging Topics & Roundtable Discussions
11:15am
The Future of CannaBusiness Law
Law Offices of James Anthony
Greenbridge Corporate Counsel
Canna Law Group
Vicente Sederberg LLC
12:15pm
Networking Luncheon
Note: Lunch is on your own. Explore downtown Denver’s many options and visit our sponsors in the Expo Hall!
1:30pm
Paying Your (Un)Fair Share: The IRS, 280E, and Keeping Your Business Tax-Compliant
Bridge West
Luigi CPA
Henry G. Wykowski & Associates
2:45pm
Networking Break & Refreshments
3:15pm - KEYNOTE
Getting the Message: Effective and Responsible Marketing Strategies for Cannabis Businesses
Track1:
CannaBusiness 101
3:45pm
Press 101: Media Relations Workshop
Marijuana Policy Project
Track2:
Advanced CannaBusiness
3:45pm
The Science of Extraction
Eden Labs
ExtractionTek
Apeks Supercritical
O.Pen Vape
Track3:
Ancillary Services and Products
3:45pm
The Right Byte: Streamlining Your Business with Technology
C4EverSystems
BioTrackTHC
MJ Freeway
Track4:
Cannabis Policy and Reform
3:45pm
Federal Policy Outlook
Track5:
Emerging Topics & Roundtable Discussions
3:45pm
Spotlight on Young Cannabis Industry Leaders
Port Hadlock Alternative Clinic
Forefront Healthcare
Students for Sensible Drug Policy
Walking Raven Retail and Medical Marijuana Center
5:00pm
Summit Concludes

* This is our preliminary agenda and may be subject to change.

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Featured Speakers

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Harborside Health Center
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Chairman of the NCIA Board
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MJ Freeway
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Quantum 9, Inc.
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Dixie Elixirs and Edibles
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Weedmaps
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Vicente-Sederberg
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Bhang Chocolate
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The ArcView Group
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Marijuana Policy Project
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Venue

Cannabis Business Summit will be held at:

Colorado Convention Center

Opened in 1990, with more than 100 professional meeting planners working together with architects to design every aspect of the building, the result was simple; a sensible, state-of-the-art facility with easy traffic flow and everything you need in a stunningly beautiful building in the heart of downtown Denver. Expanded in 2005, well-known as one of the most practical and “user friendly” meeting facilities, the Colorado Convention Center is now home to over 250+ events annually. The Colorado Convention Center is located within easy walking distance of over 8,400 hotel rooms, 300 restaurants, 9 theatres of the Denver Performing Arts Complex and a wide variety of shopping and retail outlets.

Crowne Plaza Denver

For those with rooms, the hotel is located at:

1450 Glenarm Place
Denver, CO 80202
303) 573-1450

Venue Details

The Conference and Expo will take place in the Mile High Ballroom.

700 14th Street
Denver, Colorado
80202

(303) 228-8000

Travel Information

RTD
The Denver’s Regional Transportation District (RTD) offers eco-friendly transportation by Bus or Light Rail services within and around the City of Denver. RTD also offers a shuttle services “skyRide” to and from the Denver International Airport.

Directions to the Colorado Convention Center
The Colorado Convention Center is located in downtown Denver at 700 14th Street. The closest major intersection is Colfax Avenue and Speer Boulevard. There are several entrances into the facility, but the most common entrances are located off of 14th Street between Stout and California Street.

If you need further assistance with the directions to the facility, please call (303) 228-8000.

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NCIA members save $345 on summit registration

REGULAR ADMISSION

$ 795

per person
  • Admission to all sessions and expo hall
  • Access to tours of legal cannabis cultivation, processing, and retail facilities.
  • Snacks and refreshments during breaks
  • Continental breakfast
  • Lunch on Day 1
  • Post summit access to all presentations, videos, mp3s
  • Summit swag
    (bags, water bottle, pens, lanyards, etc. )
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$ 450

per person
  • $345 Savings
    for all NCIA members
  • Includes all benefits of a standard summit registration
  • NCIA members may purchase a maximum of two discounted tickets
  • *Members wishing to bring more than two guests will need to select the full price registration option for their additional guests.
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