Brain Injury and Cannabis -- A World Class Athlete Perspective

Session Time: 11:00am to 12:00pm

sports panel session photoWe’re bringing together athletes who have competed internationally in their chosen sports to share their perspective on traumatic brain injuries (TBI) and cannabis. TBIs are usually caused by a violent blow to the head, which can happen when your job is to compete in the ring or dominate on the football field. A recent study has put numbers to how cannabis helps people recover from head injuries — on this panel you’ll hear right from athletes who have seen the effects for themselves.

Craft Cannabis Markets: From The Front Lines

Session Time: 12:15pm to 1:15pm

Craft Cannabis Markets PanelFarmers and distributors from across California will explore in this panel what the craft market is like for cannabis in the emerging regulated market. What will sell where? How will it get there? What will really change for farmers and consumers after January 1, 2018? Our panelists will share their experiences and their perspective as cannabis regulation enters a new era.

Getting Out in Front of Testing

Session Time: 1:30pm to 2:30pm

Cannabis TestingAre you tired of struggling to keep up with cannabis testing regulations? This panel is here to help. Find out how you can get ahead of the curve as the discussion explores the future of lab testing standards in California and the market’s need for clean cannabis on the shelves. Panelist Samantha Miller of Pure Analytics was instrumental in establishing the Golden Tarp Awards’ unique testing standards for microbial count.

Fiona Ma Panel

Session Time: 2:45pm to 3:45pm

Cannabis TestingWe’re both adults. I can’t pretend I don’t know that person is you. I want there to be no confusion. I know I owe you my life. And more than that, I respect the strategy. In your position, I would have done the same. One issue, which troubles me, I don’t know what happens when our three-month contract ends. You know why I do this. I want security for my family.

No speeches. Short speech. You lost your partner today. What’s his name – Emilio? Emilio is going to prison. The DEA took all your money, your lab. You got nothing. Square one. But you know the business and I know the chemistry. I’m thinking… maybe you and I could partner up.

The Endgame is Local -- A Regulation Discussion

Session Time: 4:00pm to 5:00pm

regulation panelRegulation begins at home. Most cities and counties across California have banned or regulated cannabis businesses, both recreational and medicinal. Before getting a state license to operate, the first step is to meet your local district’s expectations. This panel will explore how you can get engaged to make regulations better in your area, how to work with local and state agencies, and what changes are likely to come.

The Golden Tarp Awards Ceremony

Session Time: 6:00pm to 6:45pm

Dookie Brothers win the 2016 Golden Tarp Award for their Zkittlez entryWe’re both adults. I can’t pretend I don’t know that person is you. I want there to be no confusion. I know I owe you my life. And more than that, I respect the strategy. In your position, I would have done the same. One issue, which troubles me, I don’t know what happens when our three-month contract ends. You know why I do this. I want security for my family.

No speeches. Short speech. You lost your partner today. What’s his name – Emilio? Emilio is going to prison. The DEA took all your money, your lab. You got nothing. Square one. But you know the business and I know the chemistry. I’m thinking… maybe you and I could partner up.