CannTech 2019

May 7, 2019, 11:30 AM
May 7, 2019, 5:30 PM
The Pearl, San Francisco

About CannTech 2019

DCM is proud to present Silicon Valley's first major Cannabis Technology Summit: CannTech 2019. This highly curated event aims to accelerate the cannabis technology industry by bringing together entrepreneurs, industry executives and investors from all across North America. We are also excited to be launching CannTech's inaugural Pitch Competition for emerging startups with a grand prize of $30,000.

This event will feature speakers from successful cannabis & non-cannabis technology founders and executives, as well as industry veterans. For current and aspiring cannabis founders, CannTech 2019 is an exceptional opportunity to meet major investors and strategic partners.


Bharat Vasan
Gunner Winston
CEO, Dosist
Jim Patterson
CEO Eaze
Amanda Chicago Lewis
Columnist, Rolling Stone
Andrea Lobato
SVP & Head Of Legal, Eaze Eaze
Brian Polsinello
Vice President Canopy Growth
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David Chao
Co-Founder & General Partner, DCM
Heather Mack
Reporter, The Wall Street Journal
Jake Heimark
Co-Founder & CEO At PLUS
Jen Wieczner
Senior Writer, Fortune
CEO / Founder NugMedia
Jonathan Rosenthal
Co-Founder, Rose Capital Partners
Judy Yee
Co-Founder & Co-CEO, K-Zen
Justin Kan
CEO Atrium
Karan Wadhera
Managing Partner Casa Verde Capital
Kyle Lui
Partner, DCM
President Canopy Rivers
Samar Marwan
Assistant Editor Of Technology, Forbes
Soon Yu
Co-CEO, K-Zen
Toby Sun
CEO, Lime




11:30 AM
Registration & Lunch
The Pearl, 601 19th St, San Francisco, CA 94107 (enter on 19th street side)

12:00 PM
Keynote Speaker
To Be Announced Soon!

12:20 PM
Keynote Fireside Chat #1: Regulation
To be announced soon!

12:50 PM
Golden Seed Pitch Competition Round 1
Judges to be announced

1:20 PM
Keynote Fireside Chat #2: Branding
Gunner Winston, CEO of Dosist with moderator: Fortune Jen Wieczner

1:50 PM
Golden Seed Pitch Competition Round 2

2:20 PM
Keynote Fireside Chat #3: Cannabis & Technology
Jim Patterson, CEO, with moderator: Forbes Samar Marwan

3:00 PM
Panel - topic to be announced soon!

3:30 PM
Panel - Working with Cities
Toby Sun, CEO, Lime
Andrea Lobato, SVP & Head of Legal, Eaze (more to be announced!)

4:00 PM
Golden Seed $30,000 Pitch Winner Announced

4:20 PM
Hosted Cocktail Hour

Enjoy complimentary beverages