Tuesday, November 14th (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.


10:00-10:25am Industry Overview
Speaker: Cassandra Farrington
10:25-10:45am The Plant Behind the Industry: Cannabis
Speaker: Lilach Mazor Power
10:45-12:00pm Cultivation | Infused Products | Retail
Speakers: Zeta Ceti, Meg Sanders, Peggy Moore, Kris Krane
12:00-1:00pm Lunch & Networking
1:00-1:45pm Taxes & Legal Issues
Speaker: Bob Carp
1:45-2:05pm Real Estate & Community
Speaker: Meg Sanders
2:05-2:30pm Security
Speaker: Noah Stokes
2:30-3:00pm Marketing, Advertising & Branding
Speaker: Kyra Reed
3:00-3:15pm Break
3:15-3:45pm Banking, Payment Processing & Cash Management
Speaker: Tom Fleming
3:45-4:00pm Ancillary Business Landscape
Speaker: Cassandra Farrington
4:00-5:00pm Funding
Speaker: Patrick Rea