Hemp Industry Conference

Jun 12, 2019, 1:00 PM
Jun 14, 2019, 3:00 PM

About Hemp Industry Conference

The first-ever Hemp Industry Daily Conference at MJBizConNEXT takes place over two exciting, jam-packed days where you’ll take a deep dive into business opportunities, the growing consumer demand for hemp and CBD, as well as must-know updates on regulations and legal developments.

Don’t miss this exclusive, first-ever opportunity to network with hemp business executives, cultivators, and investors.


Anat Baron
CEO, Stashwall
Holly Johnson
Kristen Nichols
Tegan Adams
Amy Ansel
Founder & COO Titan Bioplastics
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William Bogot
Attorney, Fox Rothschild
Sean Covi
CFP & Senior Advisor, Growth Management Group
Russell Crawford
President, Canadian Hemp Trade Alliance
Jennifer Culpepper
Founder & Chief Creative Director, Brand Joint Brand Joint
Bethany Gomez
Director of Research Brightfield Group
Tim Gordon
Chief Science Officer, Functional Remedies Functional Remedies
Tanya Griffin
COO, Lilu's Garden Lilu's Garden
Bob Hoban
President & CEO Hoban Law Group
Brianna Kilcullen
Founder & CEO, We The People
Dr. Jenelle Kim
Co-founder & Formulator JBK Wellness Labs
Donna More
Attorney, Fox Rothschild
CEO, Sunstrand
Alex Seleznov
President & CFO, Advanced Extraction
Cory Sharp
CEO, HempLogic HempLogic
Smoke Wallin
CEO, Vertical Wellness
Marielle Kahn Weintraub
Strategic Business Development Director-Hemp Initiative, Eurofins Food Integrity & Innovation


Day 1 June 12 1:00 pm - 1:30 pm General Sessions

State of the Hemp Industry

Kristen Nichols Hemp Editor, Marijuana Business Daily

1:30 pm - 2:15 pm General Sessions

1:30 pm - 2:15 pm General Sessions

Where Are We Now? The Hemp Legal Landscape

Michael Bronstein President, American Trade Association for Cannabis & Hemp

2:15 pm - 3:00 pm General SessionsThe Economics of Hemp

3:00 pm - 3:45 pm General SessionsUSDA, FDA, FTC: What Do These Federal Agencies Mean to Your Business Operations

Holly E. Johnson Chief Science Officer, American Herbal Products Association

4:00 pm - 5:00 pm KeynoteJoint Keynote with MJBizConNEXT featuring  

Anat Baron CEO , Stashwall

Day 2 June 13

9:00 am - 9:50 am Dollars and Business SenseAfter the Farm Bill: Hemp Business Opportunities

Bob Hoban President & CEO, Hoban Law Group

9:00 am - 9:50 am Plant Matters Flower, Seed, Stalk: Finding the Right Cultivar For Your Hemp Business

Alex Seleznov President & CFO , Advanced Extraction

10:00 am - 10:50 am Dollars and Business Sense Investing in Hemp

11:00 am - 11:50 am Dollars and Business SenseRaising Money in the Hemp Industry Smoke

Wallin CEO, Vertical Wellness

11:00 am - 11:50 am Plant MattersHarvest Strategies

2:00 pm - 2:40 pm Dollars and Business SenseStrength in Numbers: Finding the Right Strategic Partner(s) for Your Business

Tegan Adams CEO, New Maple HoldingsDr.

Jenelle Kim Co-founder & Formulator, JBK Wellness Labs

2:00 pm - 2:40 pm After the HarvestFlower Power: Extraction Strategies to Increase Yields

Tanya Griffin COO, Lilu's Garden

2:50 pm - 3:30 pm Dollars and Business SenseTax Tools and Strategies

Sean Covi CFP & Senior Advisor, Growth Management Group

2:50 pm - 3:30 pm After the Harvest Surviving Oversupply

Cory Sharp CEO, HempLogic

3:40 pm - 4:15 pm Dollars and Business Sense

3:40 pm - 4:15 pm Dollars and Business SenseGoing Global Russell Crawford President, Canadian Hemp Trade Alliance

3:40 pm - 4:15 pm After the HarvestTBD

Day 3 June 14

9:00 am - 9:50 am Hemp CommerceHemp on the Table

9:00 am - 9:50 am Dollars and Business SenseIn a Sea of Green Does Your Brand Stand Out?

Jennifer Culpepper Founder & Chief Creative Director, Brand Joint

10:00 am - 10:50 am Dollars and Business SenseConsumer Safety and Confidence Marielle Kahn Weintraub Strategic Business Development Director-Hemp Initiative , Eurofins Food Integrity & Innovation

10:00 am - 10:50 am Hemp CommerceBeyond the Flower: Finding Market Opportunities in Hemp Fiber

Amy Ansel Founder & COO, Titan BioplasticsBrianna Kilcullen Founder & CEO , We The PeopleTrey Riddle CEO , Sunstrand

11:00 am - 11:50 am Hemp CommerceState Expansion and Interstate Commerce William Bogot Attorney , Fox RothschildDonna More Attorney , Fox Rothschild

11:00 am - 11:50 am Dollars and Business SenseCBD: Fad or Forever Bethany Gomez Director of Research , Brightfield Group