Panel: Cannabis & Your Resume: Normalize your New Profession
Sep
16
2:00 PM14:00

Panel: Cannabis & Your Resume: Normalize your New Profession

The cannabis industry draws highly experienced professionals from a range of backgrounds but making that initial shift can be challenging - particularly when industry stigma inhibits acceptance and openness. This panel draws on the experience of professionals who made the career/industry shift to the cannabis industry. 

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Workshop: Joint Ventures
Sep
16
2:00 PM14:00

Workshop: Joint Ventures

A Bud Camp workshop by the producers of The Marijuana Show, a tv show known as the "Shark Tank of Cannabis" aired on Amazon Prime. The show has offered over $20 million in investment in its 3 seasons. 

Joint Ventures is a networking class designed to have students work together, build teams, get answers to challenges, find the perfect team members, take immediate action and find exactly what you are looking for now.  

Facilitators: Karen Paul & Wendy Robbins

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Workshop: How to Value My Company
Sep
16
1:00 PM13:00

Workshop: How to Value My Company

A Bud Camp workshop by the producers of The Marijuana Show, a tv show known as the "Shark Tank of Cannabis" aired on Amazon Prime. The show has offered over $20 million in investment in its 3 seasons.  Attending these workshops will position cannabis businesses to effectively tell their unique business story to potential investors and position for industry success.

An interactive workshop on how to value your company.  Bring a calculator! You will learn several valuation techniques that investors use to determine the value of your company.  

 

Facilitators: Karen Paul & Wendy Robbins

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Speed Mentoring Session: Starting Up that Cannabis Startup!
Sep
16
10:30 AM10:30

Speed Mentoring Session: Starting Up that Cannabis Startup!

Here's your chance to get feedback on that business idea you've been kicking about for the last year! Take the first step towards making your dream a reality by attending this fun, interactive and informative session hosted by Springfield's own Valley Venture Mentors. Talk to mentors, get feedback and put yourself on track to maximize opportunity in the budding cannabis industry. 

Valley Venture Mentors Facilitators:

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Panel: Cannabiz vs Any Other Biz - A Legal Overview
Sep
15
3:00 PM15:00

Panel: Cannabiz vs Any Other Biz - A Legal Overview

When dealing in a highly-regulated industry, a rapidly changing legal landscape exists that requires a team of attorneys to collaborate across practice areas. Bulkley Richardson understands the unique legal needs of businesses operating in Massachusetts and has developed a practice group to specifically meet the many challenges within the cannabis industry.

Join this interactive session on:

1) how changes in marijuana laws will affect Massachusetts employment law issues;

2) real estate and zoning issues;

3) protection (or not) of intellectual property;

4) raising capital and working with equity partners; and

5) banking/tax issues.

This informative and interactive panel of experienced practitioners will briefly summarize the key differences facing cannabis-based enterprises and offer a Q&A session for participants. 

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Panel: The Laws, They Are A-Changing
Sep
15
1:30 PM13:30

Panel: The Laws, They Are A-Changing

Legislators and reform advocates discuss the status of legalization and regulation efforts in the six New England states and New York.

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Workshop: Start Your Own Hemp Oil Business
Sep
15
11:30 AM11:30

Workshop: Start Your Own Hemp Oil Business

A Bud Camp workshop by the producers of The Marijuana Show, a tv show known as the "Shark Tank of Cannabis" aired on Amazon Prime. The show has offered over $20 million in investment in its 3 seasons. 

This workshop is an amazing opportunity for entrepreneurs who don’t have a product or are looking for hand holding training.  Learn about CBD and why it’s so hot right now.

Facilitators: Karen Paul & Wendy Robbins

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Workshop: 7 Steps to a Successful Pitch
Sep
15
10:30 AM10:30

Workshop: 7 Steps to a Successful Pitch

A Bud Camp workshop by the producers of The Marijuana Show, a tv show known as the "Shark Tank of Cannabis" aired on Amazon Prime. The show has offered over $20 million in investment in its 3 seasons.  Attending these workshops will position cannabis businesses to effectively tell their unique business story to potential investors and position for industry success.

This is an interactive, fun workshop where you will learn exactly how to be a million dollar storyteller. 

This workshop is a MUST for anyone auditioning for Season 4 of The Marijuana Show. 

Facilitators: Karen Paul & Wendy Robbins

 

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Mainstage Panel: The Medicine and Science of Cannabis for the HealthCare Professional and CannaPreneur
Sep
15
10:30 AM10:30

Mainstage Panel: The Medicine and Science of Cannabis for the HealthCare Professional and CannaPreneur

This panel will explore Medical Cannabis and the Science that makes the Cannabis Plant so effective in the treatment of several disease processes of both the mind and the body.  We will also discuss the roles healthcare professionals play in the Medical Cannabis Industry and how relevant their roles will be with the end of Cannabis Prohibition, both Nationally and State by State.

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