WeCann™ Conference

The Canadian Cannabis landscape is evolving at a tremendously fast pace. On October 17, 2018, Canada will become the first major industrial nation to legalize adult use cannabis. The formats to be offered on Day 1 provide a mere glimpse of where this industry is going, and the opportunity it presents. The Windsor-Essex region is on the trajectory to become Canada’s cannabis production capital. Accordingly, on November 6, 2018, TheCannalysts and Grant Thornton LLP present the WE Cann™ Conference, which profiles the present and future regional economic impact of the cannabis industry. This inaugural B2B focused conference will address future opportunities and formats Cannabis will take, and what is needed to navigate to that destination. From agriculture to the development of consumer recreational; health and wellness products and the advanced manufacturing processes, the WE Cann™ Conference will bring together cannabis industry leaders to discuss opportunities and build new connections. Registration includes:
  • A full day of individual speaker presentations and compelling sessions on cannabis operations, health and wellness & finance
  • Breakfast and lunch
  • Opportunity to connect with over 200 industry leaders
Individual Speakers Keynote: Vic Neufeld, CEO, Aphria – Leamington: Where Cultivation, Technology and Innovation Intersect Mary Fox, CEO, Fox D Consulting – The Evolution of Cannabis Regulations: What you need to know to be involved Dan Sutton, CEO, Tantalus Labs – Why the Future of Elite Quality Cannabis is Greenhouses   Health, Science & Wellness Panel:  Future Formats and Advanced Manufacturing Moderated by Graham Jones, TheCannalysts Inc.  Gordon Hagen, Lead Chemist, Cronos Group Loren DeFalco, Partner, CB1 Capital, LLC Dr. Guy Chamberland, Interim CEO and CSO of Tetra Bio-Pharma Lynn Honderd, CEO, Mary’s Medicinals   Finance Panel: How to attract capital AND keep attracting capital Moderated by Andrew Udell, TheCannalysts Inc. Aaron Salz, CEO, Stoic Advisory Cameron Kozlowski, Managing Director and Agricultural Team Lead, Corporate Finance, Bank of Montreal Dan Lioutus, Managing Director, Transactions, Grant Thornton LLP Matt Shalhoub, Managing Director, Green Acre Capital   Operational Excellence Panel – Topics include: –  Purpose built versus retrofit –  Batch versus continuous harvest –  Agricultural standard operating procedure versus pharma –  Quality assurance and quality control Moderated by Mitchell Osak, MBA, Managing Director, Strategic Advisory Services, Grant Thornton LLP Dieter MacPherson, SVP Operations, Aurora Dr. Michael Ravensdale, VP Operation, CannTrust John Cervini, SVP Infrastructure and Technology, Aphria Ryan Lee, Founder and CEO, Chemovar Corp.

Have questions about WE Cann™ 2018 Conference ? Contact TheCannalysts and Grant Thornton LLP

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