Medical Marijuana Training for Dispensaries Coming To Ohio This Summer

Medical Marijuana job training is coming to Ohio

OHIO: HempStaff, a medical marijuana recruiting and training agency, is hosting three Medical Marijuana Dispensary Agent Training Classes in Ohio this summer as the state gets ready for the implementation of the state’s Medical Marijuana Program. The first class will be held June 3rd in Cleveland at the Hilton Garden Inn, located at 4900 Emerald Court Southwest, Cleveland. The second is slated for June Read the full article…

New England’s Largest Cannabis Convention Returns To Boston’s Hynes Convention Center April 22nd-23rd

2017 New England Cannabis Convention is April 22nd

MASSACHUSETTS: The New England Cannabis Network will be hosting the 3rd Annual New England Cannabis Convention at the Hynes Convention Center in Boston on April 22nd and 23rd. With over 5,000 attendees, 150 industry exhibitors, and 100+ local and national speakers, this will be the largest Cannabis and Hemp Industry event ever in the northeast. Read the full article…

4th Annual Cannabis World Congress & Business Exposition In New York City Opens Registration

CWCBExpo NY

NEW JERSEY: Registration is now open for the only trade show and conference in New York focused on the business of cannabis, the 4th Annual Cannabis World Congress & Business Exposition (CWCBExpo) will take place June 14-16, 2017 at the Javits Convention Center in New York, NY.  Serving the East Coast, CWCBExpo NY will create Read the full article…

Scott Giannotti New Managing Director Of CWCBExpo

CWCBExpo NY

NEW JERSEY: Scott Giannotti has been named Managing Director for the Cannabis World Congress & Business Expositions (CWCBExpo) produced by Leading Edge Expositions, LLC.  In this new position, Giannotti will lead business development and oversee the international sales strategy. Giannotti’s primary focus will be on establishing new partnerships and nurturing exhibitor relationships for the leading Read the full article…

Elevator Pitch: Kalyx Development’s Dave Charnick

kalyx development mjbizon

NEVADA: With over 600,000 square ft of canopy in Colorado, Oregon, Arizona and Washington, Kalyx Development has emerged as a leader in cannabis real estate. Marijuana Channel One caught up with Kalyx senior exec Dave Charnick on the floor of the Marijuana Business Conference and Expo in Las Vegas.

BIG Industry Show and High Times Business Announce Partnership

BIG Industry Show and HighTimes announce partnership

NEW YORK: The BIG Industry Show and High Times Business have announced a unique partnership that will change the shape of the booming 420 industry in the US. The companies will come together to present the tenth anniversary BIG Industry Show at the Los Angeles Convention Center in California on January 19-20, 2017. Buyers Industry Guide (BIG) will be connecting its vast Read the full article…

Historical Cannabis Discussion to Take Place at CWCBExpo in Los Angeles

CWCBExpo LA is coming

“Failure Is Not An Option,” to Feature Top Drug Policy Reformists Discussing Upcoming Legalization of Adult Use of Marijuana in California. CALIFORNIA: California, the most populous state and 6th biggest economy in the world, is poised to legalize adult recreational use of marijuana in the upcoming November elections.  The Cannabis World Congress & Business Exposition, Read the full article…

Admission to HEMPFEST® Protestival Is Free, But Free Speech Is Not!

Seattle Hempfest

WASHINGTON: It costs almost $900,000 to produce the Seattle Hempfest Protestival each year, and without your donations the most influential cannabis festival in the country, now celebrating its 25th Anniversary, simply would not exist. Please donate what you can, and keep this Volunteer-powered Protestival alive! We welcome all levels of donation, whether it’s a one-time gift, a monthly Read the full article…

UPDATE: EVENT CANCELLED: The Politics of Pot, A Symposium On Cannabis Legislation And Regulation

The Politics of Pot takes place in Philly July 23, 2016

UPDATE: Organizers have cancelled this event. “Due to a number of scheduling conflicts around many of the intended political speakers with regards to other necessary obligations resulting from the Republican and Democratic National Conventions, we at Emerald Live Events have decided to postpone  ‘The Politics of Pot’ symposium to a later date,” Jason Santos, Chairman and Read the full article…

The Wink In Weed: Reflections On An East Coast Pot Show

Rheins at CWCBExpo

By David Rheins Summertime is tradeshow season for the cannabis industry, and like all industry participants, I spend a fair amount of my time on the road, carefully choosing from all the events that fill every available weekend between May and October. This month, I made my way to the sprawling Jacob Javits Convention Center Read the full article…