Europe Market Passholder Day Forum & Roundtables

Live Monday November 23, 2am – 5am PT / 10am – 1pm GMT
On-demand from November 24

Included with your MJBizCon paid ticket, join executives and investors in the European market to discover:

  • The major cannabis markets in Europe and their resilience to the last year
  • Predictions for 2021
  • How Israel surpassed Germany in importation of cannabis products and what it means for you

Plus, live roundtable discussions focusing on production hotspots, recreational pilot programs, pharmacies and cannabis, and industrial hemp in Europe (Note: Roundtables are live only. See full Forum agenda below.)

European Forum Session Details: 23rd November

(Note: After the live date, sessions will be available on-demand except for roundtables.)

2:00am – 2:20am PT / 10:00am – 10:20am GMT

European Market Update

Despite a global pandemic, strict quarantine, and an economic slump, the cannabis industry in Europe has continued its steady rise. This session will briefly cover the major cannabis markets in Europe, their resilience of the past year, and predictions for 2021. In this session, you will learn:

  • How companies fared through the economic recession.
  • Which opportunities have become more profitable.
  • What the red flags are for the European market.


2:20am – 3:00am PT / 10:20am – 11:00am GMT

Germany: Land of Opportunity

As the largest market in Europe, Germany’s cannabis industry is the bellwether for the rest of the continent’s cannabis industry. The first medical harvests in Germany will likely be delayed due to the pandemic. This means the country will continue to be fully dependent on imports for the time being and probably mostly dependent on imports even after the first in-country harvests. In this session, you will learn:

  • To identify the opportunities, lost and gained, of 2020.
  • What industry experts predict for 2021.
  • Strategies for taking advantage of these new opportunities.


3:20am – 4:00am PT / 11:20am – 12:00pm GMT

Deep Dive: Israel At The Forefront of Global Import and Export

Israel has long been at the forefront of the international cannabis industry and, in spite of a global pandemic, its surpassed Germany in importation of cannabis products. What does this mean for countries and companies looking at the import-export market? This session will delve into the opportunities available and cautions needed in the Israeli market. In this session, you will learn:

  • Whether the opportunity of exporting to Israel is sustainable long-term.
  • Who the top players are in the market.
  • Where the opportunities are for growth in this stable market.


4:00am – 5:00am PT / 12:00pm – 1:00pm GMT

Roundtable Discussions

1. Best Places To Produce In Europe
As countries in Europe form regulatory frameworks for cannabis production, the race to become a leader in production has begun. This roundtable will allow attendees to discuss production models in Europe and network and discuss with peers.

2. Recreational Pilot Programs
With medical cannabis being the main focus of the industry in Europe, a few countries such as the Netherlands and Switzerland have begun to explore recreational cannabis pilot programs. This roundtable will allow attendees to discuss these pilot programs in Europe and network with peers.

3. Pharmacies And Cannabis
Pharmacies are going to play an important role in the distribution of medical cannabis in Europe. This roundtable discussion will explore the role that pharmacies will play in Europe as medical cannabis legalization continues in the region and allow attendees to network and discuss with peers.

4. Industrial Hemp In Europe
Hemp cultivation in Europe has been on the rise in recent years as producers ramp up production to meet demands of consumers. This roundtable will explore topics related to industrial hemp production in Europe and allow attendees to network and discuss with peers.

More about MJBizCon 2020

The biggest, oldest and most famous cannabis business conference in the world, MJBizCon has produced by the editors of MJBizDaily, Hemp Industry Daily and MJBizDaily International since 2012.

Thousands are expected to attend the 2020 show, produced entirely online November 2-December 4th. The show will feature:

  • 4 Market Forums & Roundtables
  • An Investor Intelligence Forum
  • A Science Symposium
  • A Hemp & CBD Industry Forum

as well as its main sessions, full vendor showcase and networking events.

This year’s keynote is by John Mackey, CEO and cofounder of Whole Foods.
For more details, click here.