The National Cannabis Industry Association (NCIA), the largest and most-respected cannabis trade association in the U.S. is holding its 

2nd Annual Southwest CannaBusiness Symposium

Plaza Hotel & Casino Las Vegas, NV

Saturday, August 23rd, 2014


If you are planning to work in or with the cannabis industry in Nevada this will be a great networking opportunity as well as a time and place to add to your cannabusiness education Register here for the 2nd annual southwest cannabusiness symposium or read on and click at the bottom to register.

From NCIA:

This day-long educational program will provide a unique opportunity to glean information from cannabusiness professionals and experts with decades of combined experience in the fields of regulatory models, operations, and ancillary businesses and feature special presentations by industry leaders addressing trends in cannabusiness and emerging products or services. Each symposium also includes lunch and an evening networking reception.

Agenda for the NCIA 2nd Annual Southwest CannaBusiness Conference

Registration – 9:00 a.m.

Opening Remarks – 9:45-10:00 a.m.

Aaron Smith, National Cannabis Industry Association

State Legislator Keynote Addresses – 10:00 a.m.-10:45 p.m.

US Representative Dina Titus (D – 1st District)

Nevada State Senator Tick Segerblom (D – 3rd District)

Infused Products and Extraction – 10:45 a.m.-12:15 p.m.

Moderator: Brooke Gilbert, National Cannabis Industry Association

Andy Joseph, Apeks Supercritical

Adam Mintz, Steep Hill Labs

Julianna Carella, Auntie Dolores

Etienne Fontan, Berkeley Patients Group

Lunch Break – 12:15-1:30 p.m.

Responsible and Profitable Business Practices – 1:30-3:00 p.m.

Cody Bass, Tahoe Wellness Cooperative

Leslie Bocskor, Nevada Cannabis Industry Association

Carole Richter, CRichter ~ HR Consulting

Amanda Conley, Cobalt LLP

Alex Cooley, Solstice

Federal Policy Update – 3:00-3:30 p.m.

Michael Correia, National Cannabis Industry Association

Networking Break – 3:30-4:00 p.m.

Effective Messaging – 4:00-5:00 p.m.

Moderator: Hilary Bricken, Canna Law Group

Taylor West, National Cannabis Industry Association

Joe Brezny, Nevada Cannabis Industry Association

Networking Reception – 5:00-6:30 p.m.

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