Toronto, ON

Venue – Fairmont Royal York

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  • 11:30 a.m.

    Registration & Networking Lunch

  • 12:00 p.m.

    Opening Remarks

    • Jason Raznick, CEO, Benzinga
  • 12:10 p.m.


    • Jason Vegotsky, President, KushCo Holdings Inc.
  • 12:25 p.m.

    Pivoting From Canada to the U.S. and Beyond

    • Richard Carleton, CEO, CSE
    • Alfred Avanessy, Managing Director of Investment Banking, Cormark Securities
    • John Kagia, EVP, New Frontier Data
    • Brent Johnson, Managing Attorney, Hoban Law
    Moderated by Drake Sutton-Shearer, CEO, PROHBTD
  • 12:55 p.m.

    Spotlight: THCRegs

    • Susan Ameel, Co-Founder & Partner, THCRegs
  • 1:00 p.m.

    Beyond the Grow: Innovation in Cannabis Technology

    • Jessica Billingsley, CEO, MJ Freeway
    Moderated by Lauren Grant, Account Executive, Business Television
  • 1:15 p.m.

    NETWORKING BREAK (1x1 meetings)

  • 1:55 p.m.

    Spotlight: SmallCapPower

    • Sairam Raman, VP of Marketing, SmallCapPower
  • 2:00 p.m.

    LPs Navigate the Quickly-Changing Canadian Market

    • Allan Rewak, VP of Communications, Emerald Health Therapeutics
    • Scott Walters, VP of Corporate Development, The Supreme Cannabis Co. Inc.
    • Ray Gracewood, Chief Commercial Officer, OrganiGram Inc.
    • Marc Lakmaaker, VP of Investor Relations, Aurora Cannabis
    Moderated by Alan Brochstein, Founder, 420 Investor
  • 2:25 p.m.

    Spotlight: Nabis

    • Mark Krytiuk, President, Nabis Holdings Inc.
  • 2:30 p.m.

    Making the Right Investment in Cannabis

    • Tahira Rehmatullah, Managing Director, Hypur Ventures
    • Jon Trauben, Partner, Altitude Investment Management
    • Narbe Alexandrian, President, Canopy Rivers Inc.
    • Matt Hawkins, Managing Principal, Cresco Capital Partners
    Moderated by Tim Seymour, CIO, Seymour Asset Management
  • 3:00 p.m.

    Canadian Entrepreneurs Find Opportunity in the U.S. Markets

    • Dave Martyn, President, Compass Cannabis
    • Peter Miller, CEO, SLANG Worldwide
  • 3:15 p.m.

    Spotlight : VerdeMed

    • José Bacellar, President & CEO, VerdeMed
  • 3:20 p.m.

    Regional Spotlight - A Look Into Latin American Opportunities

    • Kyle Detwiler, CEO, Northern Swan
    • Chuck Smith, CEO, Dixie Brands Inc.
    • Maruf Raza, Partner, MNP
    Moderated by Bert Miller, CEO, Protis Global
  • 3:50 p.m.


  • 4:05 p.m.

    Spotlight : WeedMD

    • Keith Merker, CEO, WeedMD
  • 4:10 p.m.

    Responding to a Changing Landscape

    • Charlie Bachtell, CEO, Cresco Labs
    Moderated by Richard Carleton, CEO, CSE
  • 4:25 p.m.

    Beyond Recreation - The Pharmaceutical Market of Cannabis

    • Dr. Christine Allen, Chief Scientific Officer, Avicanna
    • David Elsley, President and CEO, Cardiol Therapeutics Inc.
    • Smoke Wallin, CEO, Vertical Companies
    Moderated by Megan Henderson, Executive Producer, the GrowthOp
  • 4:50 p.m.

    Spotlight: Pasha Brands

    • Patrick Brauckmann, Executive Chairman, Pasha Brands
  • 4:55 p.m.

    Lightning Round: MSOs Discuss New Opportunities Among a Volatile Market

    • Julius Kalcevich, CFO, iAnthus
    • Kim Rivers, CEO, Trulieve
    • Vahan Ajamian, Managing Director of Analyst Relations, MedMens
    • Mitch Kahn, CEO, Grassroots Cannabis
    Moderated by Jon Najarian, Co-Founder, Investitute
  • 5:25 p.m.

    Cannabis Moguls in the Motor City

    • Calvin Johnson, Co-Founder, Primative Premium Cannabis Products
    • Rob Sims, Co-Founder, Primative Premium Cannabis Products
    Moderated by Jason Raznick, CEO, Benzinga
  • 5:40 p.m.

    All in the Brand: The Fire Behind Ignite Cannabis

    • Dan Bilzerian, Chairman and Founder, Ignite Cannabis Co.
    Moderated by Jon Najarian, Co-Founder, Investitute
  • 6:00 p.m.

    Cormark Networking Reception: