MJBizCon 2018 in Las Vegas, NV was a huge success! 27,600 high-minded cannabis business professionals converged upon the city to talk business, trends, challenges, products, and predictions for the cannabis industry Continue reading MJBizCon 2018 Photo Recap – Las Vegas, NV
1st National Cannabis Business, Education & Entertainment Convention
There’s an exciting new cannabis entertainment convention, which has been likened to a South By Southwest (SXSW) Fest for the marijuana industry. It’s being put on by cannabis technology solution provider Enlighten, and a Seattle-based data analytics company Lemonhaze. Continue reading SXSW for Cannabis? [Comedy Event Coming Up]
The Future of Cannabis Pitch Slam brings together industry entrepreneurs and cannabis hopefuls in a ‘Shark Tank’-style competition – all competing for cash prizes.
4/20’s here and that means it’s time to get outside and mingle with other cannabis enthusiasts and celebrate love for the wonderful marijuana plant. Here’s a list of cool cannabis events around the country that you’ll be able to participate in all weekend long. Continue reading Your Guide to Coast-to-Coast 4/20 Weekend Events
This past February 15-17th, CannaCon 2018 brought together entrepreneurs, educators, officials, and enthusiasts from all corners of the cannabis market in three days of fun, networking, and valuable education. Attendees were truly immersed in the latest and greatest topics in today’s cannabis market. Hundreds of businesses displayed their stuff at the expo while speakers shared their expertise during the seminars. Business truly got done at Seattle CannaCon 2018, and leaders throughout the cannabis industry spoke about the latest trends and important topics, from terpene tastings to compliance nuances, to ensure this new industry is heading in the right direction. Continue reading CannaCon Seattle 2018 Recap
Terps and Tech
CNvest will choose 16 of the most innovative entrepreneurs and give them a chance to pitch their ideas to major investors in the industry. It’s the ultimate cannabis networking opportunity.
When: April 9th, 2018. Applications for investors closes February 16th.
Where: The McEnery Convention Center, 300 Almaden Boulevard, San Jose, CA 95113
What: This networking opportunity will focus on cannabis science and technology startups. Come to meet entrepreneurs, explore new sectors of the cannabis industry, and discover emerging trends.
Who: 16 of the most innovative new startups will get their chance to pitch their ideas to investors, industry leaders, and canna-thusiasts and receive valuable feedback.
Check out the event’s site for more information and to purchase tickets!
The Only National Seed to Sale Show
The National Cannabis Industry Association is putting on the only national show dedicated to the best practices, science, and new technology for growing cannabis from seed to sale.
When: February 7-8, 2018
Where: Denver, Colorado
What: Two full days of information on the newest innovations in growing, extracting, infusing, marketing, and retailing of cannabis. This event has something for everyone with the thee dedicated learning tracks: Cultivation, Infused Products & Extractions, and Business Strategies & Innovation.
Who: More than 3000 industry professionals will gather to share their newest discoveries in the cannabis industry. In addition to the panel style discussion with industry experts, keynote speaker Tony Magee (Founder and CEO of Lagunitas Brewing Company) will share their expertise on the emerging cannabis industry.
Check out their website for more information and tickets!
The Blinc Group’s Launch Party Started with a Bangin’ Party on a Super Yacht
On October 18, 2017, under the dazzling lights of the NYC skyline, The Blinc Group kicked off their official launch with a rockin’ super yacht party. Vapor and cannabis leaders, entrepreneurs, investors and influencers from all over the world joined together to celebrate and take over the night on the super yacht named the Hornblower Hybride. The party left from New York City’s Pier 15 and the event was filmed and photographed by The Blinc Group media team, which also shared the event with the world through its Facebook, Twitter and Instagram accounts. Continue reading The Blinc Group Announced Their Opening on a Super Yacht!
The first medical marijuana meeting in the United Kingdom.
Want to be part of European cannabis history? “CannaTech UK is the world’s premier medical cannabis convention, joining industry leaders from across the globe to discuss WHAT IS and WHAT’S NEXT in cannabis innovation.”
When: October 25th – 26th, 2017
Where: The Old Truman Brewery, 91 Brick Lane, London, UK.
Who: The world’s leading cannabis investors, scientists and regulatory experts will speak about the up and coming medical cannabis industry in the United Kingdom.
Find out more about the UK’s first international medical marijuana summit here.
Looking for an activity this weekend? There’s an exciting art & glass show with a mural unveiling, live glass blowing, craft vendors, and local music at Diego Pellicer – Colorado, an upscale cannabis dispensary. The event will include world-famous glass art by Dale Chihuly on display, along with a range of other artistic and musical exhibits, and is open to the public.
The event will feature:
- A mural unveiling by artist Forrest J. Morrison at 6:00 PM
- Live glass blowing by leading, local glass artists including Sol Fire Glass, Nick Russo, Burtoni, Lunchbox Glass Mechanic, Hand of Man, Jacs, and more
- Paintings presented by Satellite Exhibition Services include some of Denver’s leading artists including Mark Penner-Howell (courtesy of Walker Fine Art), Peter Yumi, Michael Dowling and Forrest J. Morrison
- Music by Denver’s leading cannabis DJ Nikka T
- World famous glass art on display
- Craft vendors by friends of Denver’s HAHO
- Free ice cream
- Food offered by Chuey Fu’s, a Latin Asian fusion food truck
- Event specific discounts on cannabis products
When is it?
Friday, September 1st, from 5pm-9pm MDT.
Where is it?
Diego Pellicer – Colorado
2949 W Alameda Ave
Denver, CO 80219
It’s a 21+ event, and driver’s licenses will be checked at the door. Check out the Facebook page to learn more!
Photos: Diego Pellicer – Colorado