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Lift & Co. Cannabis Business Conference | Lift & Co. Cannabis Expo

Lift & Co. Cannabis Business Conference

May 24, 2018 - Toronto

Canada's leading business conference for the cannabis industry.

Bringing together leading experts from across the industry to tackle subject matter from a uniquely Canadian perspective. We are proud to host our third, highly anticipated Lift & Co. Cannabis Business Conference (LCBC).

This exclusive all-day conference is your opportunity to join and thrive in the discussion around both the fast-growing medical and upcoming adult-use markets and how Canadian businesses are in a position of strong leadership.

The LCBC will be held on Thursday, May 24 at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre (MTCC) and kicks off the Lift & Co. Expo weekend, which also takes place at the MTCC on May 25-27, 2018. The LCBC is a must-attend event for anyone working in cannabis, or looking to get involved in the space. It is a great opportunity to meet other cannabis professionals and thought leaders, and kick-start meaningful conversations, relationships and deals.

Get your All-Access Pass to attend the LCBC, Industry Day, and the Expo. The All-Access Pass guarantees your spot in all LCBC sessions, and gets you into the full range of Expo events and networking opportunities.

Ticket Info

Ticket Type Regular

LCBC & Expo All-Access Pass

This ticket provides you with access to all LCBC (May 24) sessions as well as entrance to Friday’s Industry Day (May 25) and the Lift & Co. Expo itself (May 26-27) including the full range of Lift & Co. Expo programming and networking sessions.

The LCBC will be held at the John Bassett Theatre

$499

SOLD OUT

LCBC Speakers

LCBC Schedule

 

May 24th, 2018

7:30am
REGISTRATION & BREAKFAST
7:30am – 8:15am
BREAKFAST PRESENTATION

Presented by: Sproutly

8:45am – 8:55am
OPENING REMARKS

Title Sponsor: MNP

8:55am – 9:00am
CONFERENCE HIGHLIGHTS & COMMENTS FROM THE LCBC CONFERENCE CHAIR

9:00am – 10:00am
CANADA’S PUBLIC HEALTH APPROACH TO CANNABIS LEGALIZATION AND REGULATION 

Sponsored by: Redecan

10:00am – 11:00am
STATE OF THE CANNABIS NATION: THE FEDERAL, PROVINCIAL, TERRITORIAL AND MUNICIPAL PERSPECTIVES

Sponsored by: Cyco Flower

11:00am – 12:00pm
RETAIL CANNABIS, CONTROL BOARD, AND ONLINE DISTRIBUTION: A NEW CANADIAN PARADIGM

Sponsored by: ADT

12:00pm – 1:00pm
LUNCH & PRESENTATION

Presented by: Choom

1:00pm – 2:00pm
BRANDING AND MARKETING CANNABIS: THE MAKE-IT OR BREAK-IT STAKES FOR PRODUCERS AND REGULATORS

Sponsored by: Rouge Media

2:00pm – 3:00pm
FINANCIAL SERVICES FOR THE CANNABIS INDUSTRY: CANADA’S FAVOURABLE INVESTMENT LANDSCAPE

Sponsored by: Advanced Nutrients 

3:00pm – 3:30pm
NETWORKING COFFEE BREAK
3:30pm – 4:30pm
GLOBAL CANNABIS TRENDS: THE EXPANSION OF CANNABIS WORLDWIDE

 

Sponsored by: GMP Securities 

4:30pm – 5:30pm
THE FUTURE OF CANNABIS – 5 BIG IDEAS: MARKETING; INDIGENOUS; GENETICS; ENVIRONMENT; RESEARCH

Talk #1: Branding Cannabis

Talk #2: Investing in Indigenous Cannabis

Talk #3: Cannabis Genetics: Future Potential and Overcoming Current Bottlenecks

Talk #4: The Datafied Greenhouse: Using Sensors and Diagnostics to Accelerate Optimization of the Cultivation Environment

Talk #5: Innovations in Medical Research and Treatment

Sponsored by: Zenabis

5:30pm – 5:45pm
COMMENTS & CLOSING REMARKS
5:45pm
AIRD BERLIS NETWORKING MIXER

InterContinental Hotel – The Ballroom (Lower Level)

Highlights from Previous LCBC

LCBC Sponsors

Title Sponsor

Platinum Sponsors

Breakfast Sponsor
Lunch Sponsor
Networking Mixer

Gold Sponsors

Silver Sponsors

Media Sponsor