Produced in partnership with the cannabis industry’s leading media outlets and organizations, the Emerge Virtual Cannabis Conference & Expo is a live three-day event leading to 90 days of learning, networking, and business on the most experiential platform in the world. Attendees personalize their avatars to step into Emerge, adding immersion and gamification to the experience. No travel, no safety concerns. Just thousands of connections alongside cannabis business opportunities and education!
The Emerge Cannabis Conference & Expo features three virtual reality auditoriums where attendees will see multiple keynote and headline speakers, 3 topic tracks, and 30+ sessions of expert, actionable content over three days.
Tracks include: The Future of Cannabis Business, Cannabis Health & Wellness, and Cannabis Sales & Marketing. PLUS: Emerge is proud to host the USA CBD Expo and the Clio Cannabis Awards as part of our Winter 2020 event! Tickets include access to both of these partner events for even more education and networking opportunities.
09:30 – 10:15am Keynote: Future of Cannabis10:30 – 11:00am Keynote: The PowHER of Women in Business11:15am – 12:15pm Cannabis Media Coverage in a COVID-19 World11:15am – 12:15pm The 21st Century LED & Integrated Design Revolution in Cannabis Cultivation11:15am – 12:15pm Multicultural Experiences in Technology Innovation12:30 – 1:30pm Cannabis Investing in a COVID World12:30 – 1:30pm Fast-Acting Edibles: How Technology & Food Science are Fueling the Biggest Change in Cannabis1:45 – 2:45pmThe Emerging Luxury Cannabis Market: How Elevated Brands are Elevating Consumer Experience1:45 – 2:45pm Investment Pitch Hour3:00 – 4:00pm Multicultural Voices in Cannabis Law3:00 – 4:00pm How to Scale a CBD Company without Digging Yourself into a Hole3:00 – 4:00pm Driving CPG Innovation through Israeli Science4:15 – 5:15pmWhat to Look for in Ancillary Cannabis Investment Opportunities4:15 – 5:15pm The Rise of Cannabis Tourism4:15 – 5:15pm Tomorrow’s Grower: How Emerging Technology is Reshaping the Future of Cannabis Cultivation5:30 – 6:15pm Keynote Panel: Social Equity in Cannabis Discussion6:30 – 9:00pm Last Prisoner Project’s The State of Social Justice + Networking6:30 – 9:00pmWomen in Cannabis Biz Power Hour + Networking7:00pm – 12:00 midnight Sensi Media Presents: Re-Leaf Concert Series
09:15 – 10:15am End the Cycle: Overcoming Oppression and Cannabis Prisoner Restitution09:15 – 10:15am World of Psychedelics10:30 – 11:00am Keynote: Jim Belushi — Advocacy, Cultivation and Equity11:15am – 12:15pm What Data Can Tell Us About Cannabis Trends & Opportunities11:15am – 12:15pm Investing for Impact: A Multi-Capital Approach for the Cannabis Industry12:30 – 1:30pm How to Survive an IRS Audit12:30 – 1:30pm New and Innovative Retail Technology, And How It May Impact a Post-COVID Market12:30 – 1:30pm Women in Cultivation & Manufacturing1:45 – 2:45pm Hemp Testing: What, When & Why3:00 – 4:00pm Cannabis Convos with Executive Director Cat Packer3:00 – 4:00pm How to Get the Highest Quality Lab Results & Production Products3:00 – 4:00pm Cannabis Beverages4:15 – 5:15pm Successful Strategies in the Infused Products Market4:15 – 5:15pm Sustainability as a Business & Brand Value Driver in the Cannabis Industry4:15 – 5:15pm Importance of Cannabis Testing5:30 – 6:15pm Keynote: Conversation with Carlos Dew of superbad7:00 – 9:00pm CBD Nation Premiere: Q&A with Andrew DeAngelo and David Jakubovic7:30 – 11:30pm Sensi Media Presents: Re-Leaf Concert Series
10:00 – 10:30am Keynote: Future of Cannabis Legislation10:45 – 11:45am Leadership Lessons from Female Cannabis Advocates10:45 – 11:45am From the Vape Crisis to Uncertain Public Markets, the Need for Crisis Communications in Cannabis is Here10:45 – 11:45am The STEM Women of Cannabis12:00 – 1:00pm Emerging Markets: Cannabis Investing & Beyond12:00 – 1:00pm Job Hunting 2.012:00 – 1:00pm Let’s Talk Hemp1:15 – 2:15pm Breaking The Cycle: Dismantling Systemic Racism in Cannabis through Allyship, Commitment, and Accountability1:15 – 2:15pm Terpene Science: Benefits & Effects of Individual Terpenes and Various Terpene Combinations1:15 – 2:15pm Minorities in Retail2:30 – 3:30pm Cannabis Media: Disrupting the Mainstream2:30 – 3:30pmQuick & Dirty Hacks to Launch Your Cannabis Brand2:30 – 3:30pm Beating Regulators to the Punch: What Cannabis can Learn from the Alcohol & Gaming Industries about Self-Regulation3:30 – 4:15pm Keynote: Ricky Williams
Dec 15-17 2020
The Emerge Virtual Cannabis Conference
Los Angeles, United States