Date & Time

Tuesday, September 28, 2021
9:30am – 5:30pm

Location

The Westin Waltham Boston
70 3rd Avenue
Waltham, MA 02451

The State of the Cannabis Industry Conference convenes national experts and industry leaders to share unique strategic legal and financial perspectives on forecasted trends, regulations, M&A, investments, and more. Make connections, develop partnerships, and gain critical insights.

Stay tuned for details on panelists, our keynote speaker and the official agenda.

PANELS

Navigating Regulation & Legislation: Where Are We Really Headed?

Moderator | Scott Moskol

The marijuana industry’s ever-evolving regulatory and legislative updates create layers of complexities and hurdles for businesses and investors – but can also generate ample opportunities. Our panelists will share opinions on the latest legal and political developments, predictions on what’s next, and strategies to take advantage of new opportunities and thrive in this shifting space.

Smoking Hot Topics: Capital Markets

Moderator | Max Riffin

How is the cannabis industry accessing capital? What is the status of the M&A market? Are SPACs the new exit? How are deals being structured, and who are the active players? Our panel of experts consists of buyers and sellers, capital sources and advisers who offer answers rooted in firsthand experience.

Blazing the Trail: Key Innovators and Disruptors in Payment, Delivery & E-Commerce

Moderator | Scott Moskol

Payment, delivery and e-commerce platforms have been evolving, innovating, grabbing market share and attracting serious capital. Thought leaders from companies that are blazing trails in the cannabis industry with new technologies share strategies on how to be dominant players in the space.

Executive Session

Moderator | Frank A. Segall

CEOs and top executives from successful public and private companies in the cannabis industry discuss how they are navigating and addressing the industry’s most prevalent issues and riding the market’s tidal wave of growth.


Sponsors


CohnReznick, LLP

Hub International

Cannabis Co-Op Fund

Garden Remedies

KindTap

KreditForce

Opus Consulting Group

Douglas Washing and Sanitizing Systems

Emerald Media Group

Needham Bank

Adaptive HR

Agrify Indoor Growth Solutions

Elevate Northeast

FlowerHire

Lighthouse Biz Solutions

Young America Capital, LLC

Simplifya


We are committed to hosting a safe and productive conference and are closely monitoring evolving CDC guidelines. All attendees, speakers, and staff must provide proof of vaccination via CrowdPass. The event will adhere to all federal, state, local, and venue regulations, and we will keep you informed of any further developments.

If you are unable to participate in the health and safety protocol, we encourage you to consider the $49 live stream option.

Practices