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MJBizCon Int'l

255 Front St W,
Toronto, ON, M5V 2W6, Canada

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The second annual MJBizConINT’L returns to Toronto on September 4-6, 2019 at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre, bringing together 2,500+ international stakeholders to the center of the global cannabis marketplace.

Gain actionable business intelligence from industry leaders in eight unique conference content tracks, experience regional networking opportunities, and connect with medical cannabis licensed producers and 150+ exhibitors on a focused show floor during this three-day event.

Brought to you by the editors of Marijuana Business Daily, MJBizConINT’L is the place to empower executives, investors and entrepreneurs for success in the global cannabis industry.

Program

08:30 Sep 4
Add-On Courses & Networking Events Intro to International Cannabis Investing, Breakfast
10:00 Sep 4
Add-On Courses & Networking Events Investing in the Global Cannabis Market
Omar Khan, John Zamparo, John D. Wagner, Melissa Diaz, Matt Maurer and Paul Pedersen
17:00 Sep 4
Investing Reception
17:00 Sep 4
Add-On Courses & Networking Events EMEA Welcome Reception
17:00 Sep 4
Add-On Courses & Networking Events LATAM and the Caribbean Welcome Reception
09:00 Sep 5
General Session TBD
09:20 Sep 5
General Session The Great Debate: The Size of International Markets
Alexandra Curley Head of Insights, Prohibition Partners
10:30 Sep 5
General Session The Future of Hemp and Cannabis in the Age of Consolidation
11:00 Sep 5
General Session Keynote
The Right Honourable Kim Campbell Former Prime Minister, Canada
14:00 Sep 5
Business Insights: International Considerations In Depth: Examining the Market for Exporting Medical Cannabis Products
Jeff Jacobson Head of Sales & Business Development, Cronos Group
14:00 Sep 5
Canadian Market Preparing for Q4: Overview of the Extract Regulations
Paul Pedersen Co-founder & CEO, Nextleaf Solutions
14:00 Sep 5
Science & Research Growing Pharmaceutical-Grade Cannabis and Hemp
14:50 Sep 5
Business Insights: International Considerations Fighting Commodization: Building an International Brand
Juan Luis Serrano Partner, Sanchez Devanny Eseverri and Mary Shapiro Managing Director, Evoke Law
14:50 Sep 5
Canadian Market Retail Business Opportunities: Opening a Retail Store in Canada
Darren Bondar President & CEO, Spiritleaf and Lara Wood General Manager, Cannabis NB
14:50 Sep 5
Science & Research Emerging Trends in Cannabis Science: Plant Molecular Breeding
15:40 Sep 5
Business Insights: International Considerations Going Global? Join the GMP Parade
Karina Lahnakoski VP, Quality & Regulatory, Cannabis Compliance
15:40 Sep 5
Canadian Market Canada’s Regulations: Opportunities & Pitfalls
Trina Fraser Partner, Brazeau Seller Law and David Hyde President, 3 Sixty Secure Corp.
15:40 Sep 5
Science & Research Development & Delivery: Science and New Technologies to Enhance Product Performance
Dr. William Levine CSO, CannRx Technologies
16:30 Sep 5
Business Insights: International Considerations Target Acquired: Finding the Perfect Acquisition for Your Company
Preston Gardner Research Analyst, CVC Partners
16:30 Sep 5
Canadian Market TBD
Dave Scholz Partner, Leger
17:00 Sep 5
Add-On Courses & Networking Events International Pub Crawl on the Show Floor
08:00 Sep 6
Regional Breakdowns: Hemp and Cannabis Overview & Opportunities European Powerhouse: Germany’s Cannabis Market
Christelle Gedeon Chief Legal Officer, Aphria Inc., Peter Homberg Lawyer, Dentons Europe and Dr. Constantin von der Groeben Managing Director, Legal & Regulatory Affairs, Demecan
08:00 Sep 6
Opportunities in Hemp and CBD U.S. Hemp Legalization & How It Impacts the International Market
Bob Hoban President & Founder, Hoban Law Group
08:40 Sep 6
Opportunities in Hemp and CBD Exploring Opportunities in the Global Hemp Market
Brian Sheng CEO, Asia Horizon Cannabis Group, Joy Beckerman Regulatory Officer & Industry Liaison, Elixinol and David Rendimonti CEO, Eureka93
08:40 Sep 6
Raising Capital Next Round: Raising Capital in the Global Market
Jennifer M. Sanders Founder & CEO, CNS Equity Partners
08:40 Sep 6
Regional Breakdowns: Hemp and Cannabis Overview & Opportunities Europe’s Producing Markets
Michael Prytz Senior Advisor, Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Denmark
09:30 Sep 6
Opportunities in Hemp and CBD CBD Deep Dive: A World of Regulations and Where To Start
09:30 Sep 6
Regional Breakdowns: Hemp and Cannabis Overview & Opportunities Europe’s Emerging Markets
Marie Sanchez Lawyer, Dentons
09:30 Sep 6
Raising Capital Show Me the Money: Being Attractive to Investors
Colin Lake CEO, Cannapreneur Partners
10:30 Sep 6
Regional Breakdowns: Hemp and Cannabis Overview & Opportunities Update on Latin America and the Caribbean
Julián Wilches Co-founder & Chief Regulatory Officer, Clever Leaves and Diane Scott Chair & Group CEO, JMCC Group
10:30 Sep 6
Business Strategies Integrating With Integrity: Best Practices for After the Merger
11:10 Sep 6
American Market Outlook The Right Approach: Entering the American Cannabis Market
Sara Gullickson CEO, Item 9 Labs Corp.
11:10 Sep 6
Regional Breakdowns: Hemp and Cannabis Overview & Opportunities Opportunities in the Middle East and Africa
Nathan Emery Chief Operations Officer, Precision Cannabis Therapeutics
11:10 Sep 6
Business Strategies Taking on Goliath: Where Craft Cannabis Fits In
Ted Whitney Sales Director, Nug and Kristin Nevedal Executive Director, International Cannabis Farmers Association
11:50 Sep 6
American Market Outlook Investing in U.S. Cannabis and Hemp Industries: Current Landscape and Changes Ahead
Adam S. Fayne Attorney, Saul Ewing Arnstein & Lehr
11:50 Sep 6
Regional Breakdowns: Hemp and Cannabis Overview & Opportunities Asia and Oceania’s Markets
Brian Sheng CEO, Asia Horizon Cannabis Group, Vijay Sappani Founder & CEO, Ela Capital and Fleta Solomon Managing Director, Little Green Pharma
11:50 Sep 6
Business Strategies Balancing Social Responsibility and the Bottom Line
Jonathan Zaid Director, Advocacy & Corporate Social Responsibility, Aurora Cannabis
12:30 Sep 6
American Market Outlook Land of Opportunity for Hemp and Cannabis Ancillary Businesses
Sally Kent Peebles Partner, Vicente Sederberg, Patrick Rea Co-founder & CEO, CanopyBoulder and Zachary Venegas Chairman & CEO, Helix TCS
12:30 Sep 6
Business Strategies Using Data Analytics To Optimize Your Cannabis Operations
Glenn Sammis Scientific Advisor, Complex Biotech Discovery Ventures and Jessica Billingsley Co-founder & CEO, MJ Freeway
14:00 Sep 6
Roundtable Discussions Future of Cannabis & Hemp in Europe
14:00 Sep 6
Roundtable Discussions Future of Cannabis & Hemp in Latin America
14:00 Sep 6
Roundtable Discussions Future of Cannabis & Hemp in Asia