Tuesday, May 16, 10:00–5:00 pm (Separately ticketed. Networking lunch included.)

“The Crash Course was loaded with information about all facets of the industry.  No matter what your focus is, there are valuable things to be learned industry wide and the Crash Course gives you that.”
   — Joe C., Oregon

New to the industry? Prep yourself for the Marijuana Business Conference & Expo via our popular Crash Course.

This intensive, day-long workshop features presentations from expert cannabis entrepreneurs. All content focuses on national, executive-level information for business leaders and prospective investors.

Note: Crash Course content is reviewed and updated each time the workshop is presented, to provide attendees with the most up-to-date information relevant to the current business environment. Below is a sample agenda typical of the Marijuana Business Crash Course.

10:00-10:20am Industry Overview
10:20-10:45am The Plant Behind the Industry: Cannabis
10:45-11:05am Regulations & Licensing
11:05-11:30am Testing
11:30-12:00pm Banking, Payment Processing & Cash Management
12:00-1:00pm Networking Lunch
1:00-1:45pm Taxes & Legal Issues
1:45-2:05pm Real Estate & Community
2:05-2:30pm Security
2:30-3:00pm Marketing, Advertising & Branding
3:00-3:15pm Networking Break
3:15-3:30pm Retail Rundown
3:30-3:45pm Cultivation Considerations
3:45-4:00pm Infused Products Overview
4:00-4:15pm Ancillary Business Landscape
4:15-5:00pm Early Stage Funding, Late Stage Funding