Schedule of Events

Cannabis Conference

08:00 AM – 05:30 PM

Registration Open
General Session

10:00 AM – 05:30 PM

VIP Cultivation Roundtable (Cultivators Only)
General Session

A first-time event at Cannabis Conference 2023, the Cultivation Roundtable is a daylong educational and networking event for cultivation professionals only.* This VIP opportunity — co-chaired by longtime cultivators David Holmes, founder and CEO of Clade9, and Scott Reach, owner of Rare Dankness and House of Dankness — will be limited to 150 attendees and offers an exclusive forum for growers (indoor, greenhouse and/or outdoor) to expand their peer networks and their knowledge of advanced cultivation techniques and practices, solve the most crucial problems facing cultivators today, and find new opportunities and potential partnerships.

The Cultivation Roundtable is available as an add-on ticket to any Cannabis Conference pass type. Don’t wait to register, as seating is limited to ensure the ultimate educational and networking environment for attendees!*

*This is a special educational event for leaders and managers of growing operations. Limited to 150 attendees and to those who own or work for a company that cultivates cannabis. Registrants will be vetted by show organizers.

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10:00 AM – 05:30 PM

How to Launch a Cannabis Cultivation Business Workshop (add-on)
General Session

A successful operation depends on much more than high-quality and high-volume yields. Key decisions made early on in a cultivation business will have long-lasting impacts on your chances of success.

In this workshop, experienced and successful cannabis business leaders will share essential considerations when mapping out your start-up, along with some of the key lessons they’ve learned along the way when it comes to:

  • Early-stage decisions, from determining your long- and short-term goals, site location to cultivation
  • methods and genetics sourcing options;
  • Financial modeling, fundraising and unexpected costs;
  • The application process;
  • Regulatory and compliance requirements;
  • Hiring an all-star cultivation team;
  • Other critical team members and outsourced services to have in place;
  • Building relationships with dispensary customers; and
  • Packaging and wholesaling.

...and much more!

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10:00 AM – 05:30 PM

How to Launch a Cannabis Dispensary Workshop (add-on)
General Session

As dispensary competition continues to stiffen in nascent and established markets, getting your dispensary off to a good start is critical to your chances of success. From site selection to ensuring you have enough capital to sustain your business through common project delays that could otherwise derail your opening plans, the success of your dispensary launch hinges on many factors.

In this in-depth workshop, learn from experienced dispensary operators about:

  • Site selection and market analysis;
  • Start-up budgeting and unexpected costs;
  • How to work with municipalities and regulatory committees;
  • Critical team members, partners and vendors to hire; and
  • Keys to product selection and pricing.

...and much more!

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09:00 AM – 06:30 PM

Registration Open
General Session

09:30 AM – 10:30 AM

Networking Refreshments in the Exhibit Hall
General Session

09:45 AM – 10:30 AM

Technology & Solutions Session 1
Technology & Solutions

10:30 AM – 11:15 AM

All Access Session 1A
All Access

10:30 AM – 11:15 AM

All Access Session 1B
All Access

10:30 AM – 11:15 AM

All Access Session 1C
All Access

10:30 AM – 11:15 AM

All Access Session 1D
All Access

11:30 AM – 12:30 PM

All Access Session 2A
All Access

11:30 AM – 12:30 PM

All Access Session 2B
All Access

11:30 AM – 12:30 PM

All Access Session 2C
All Access

11:30 AM – 12:30 PM

All Access Session 2D
All Access

12:30 PM – 02:00 PM

Networking Lunch in the Exhibit Hall
General Session

12:30 PM – 01:15 PM

Technology & Solutions Session 2
Technology & Solutions

01:15 PM – 02:00 PM

Technology & Solutions Session 3
Technology & Solutions

02:10 PM – 02:45 PM

Welcome Remarks & State of the Industry
General Session

02:45 PM – 03:30 PM

Opening Keynote
Keynote

05:00 PM – 06:30 PM

Networking Reception in the Exhibit Hall
General Session

09:30 AM – 05:00 PM

Registration Open
General Session

10:00 AM – 10:45 AM

Networking Refreshments in the Exhibit Hall
General Session

10:00 AM – 10:45 AM

Technology & Solutions Session 4
Technology & Solutions

11:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Day 2 Keynote
Keynote

12:00 PM – 01:30 PM

Networking Lunch in the Exhibit Hall
General Session

12:00 PM – 12:45 PM

Technology & Solutions Session 5
Technology & Solutions

12:45 PM – 01:30 PM

Technology & Solutions Session 6
Technology & Solutions

01:30 PM – 02:30 PM

Concurrent Session 1A
General Session

01:30 PM – 02:30 PM

Concurrent Session 1B
General Session

01:30 PM – 02:30 PM

Concurrent Session 1C
General Session

02:45 PM – 03:45 PM

Concurrent Session 2A
General Session

02:45 PM – 03:45 PM

Concurrent Session 2B
General Session

02:45 PM – 03:45 PM

Concurrent Session 2C
General Session

02:45 PM – 03:45 PM

Concurrent Session 2D
General Session

04:00 PM – 05:00 PM

Concurrent Session 3A
General Session

04:00 PM – 05:00 PM

Concurrent Session 3B
General Session

04:00 PM – 05:00 PM

Concurrent Session 3C
General Session

05:00 PM

Close of Conference
General Session