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The Only Event Connecting the Full Cannabis Industry & Community in Western Canada

Lift Vancouver 2023 Schedule

  • Lift Cannabis Business Conference (LCBC): Thursday, January 12
  • Lift Expo Industry Days: Friday, January 13 & Saturday, January 14
  • Lift Expo Consumer Day: Saturday, January 14
  • Lift Expo Official After Party: Saturday, January 14

Location: Vancouver Convention Centre - West Building | 1055 Canada Place Vancouver, BC V6C 0C3

Lift Cannabis Business Conference

A strategy-focused, advocacy-oriented business and community leadership conference intent on meaningful change and sustainable growth in the cannabis industry. Topics will include: The 'Team Canada' Approach, Raising Capital, Advocacy & Lobbying, Cannabis Blockchain, Indigenous Cannabis, Speed Breeding and More!


Lift Expo Days

The expo spans two high-energy days connecting the cannabis community with hundreds of exhibiting companies. Plus, two all-new neighborhoods, the Brand Discovery Zone and Micro & Small Batch Craft Growers Area, will bring fresh experiences to budtenders and consumers while showcasing and serving brands and growers.

New! Outdoor Networking Lounge

Take your networking sesh out in the fresh air in our brand-new lounge. This generous space is furnished with seating and games, as well as an additional tented area, all conveniently located right next door on the Jack Poole Plaza. Plus, enjoy delicious pick-me-ups while you make meaningful connections at Lift Vancouver.

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Film Screening: Frenchy Dreams of Hashish

Join us for a special screening of the groundbreaking documentary, Frenchy Dreams of Hashish, celebrating the life and legacy of famed master grower, Frenchy Cannoli. Tickets are $20 (add-on at checkout) benefiting the Origins Council.

New! Budtender Program

Super-sized for 2023, the Lift Budtender Program is an all-encompassing celebration of the unsung heroes of our industry! We're giving budtenders the recognition they deserve, starting with free entry to the show and a dedicated lounge area complete with refreshments.


Education & Experience!

Also brand-new for 2023, our Expo Floor stages will feature new content presented interactively for small groups, including Q&A's and fireside chats. Don't miss our famous Lift After Party, plus our signature surprises and a-ha moments!

Consumer Day

Calling all cannabis consumers and enthusiasts. Join us on the Saturday, January 14, 2023, to learn, connect and explore in our new Brand and Small Batch Craft Growers areas. What's more, consumers will enjoy special attractions and lifestyle programming, from cannabis-focused wellness to a joint-rolling class, glass blowing demonstration and more!


Official Lift Vancouver After Party!

Join us for music, drinks, food and totally un-stuffy networking at an iconic Vancouver hang to end Lift on a high note. Our BC After Party takes place at the Lamplighter Pub in Gastown on Saturday, January 14 immediately following Lift Vancouver!