Five months after recreational use became legal in California, the industry is slow to find its footing. Cannabis startups are navigating challenges with licensing and banking, not to mention competitive pressure from the black market.
But 2018 also brings new opportunity for cannabis entrepreneurs in Northern California. Want to network and learn from cannabis industry leaders? Register for the North Bay Business Journal’s 2018 North Coast Cannabis Industry Conference in Santa Rosa.
This year’s conference runs 7:30 to 11 a.m. Wednesday, May 9, 2018, at the Hyatt Vineyard Creek in Santa Rosa.
Lori Ajax, chief of the California Bureau of Cannabis Control, will deliver the conference’s keynote speech.
Bill Silver, chief executive of Cannacraft and a former dean at Sonoma State University, will be the lead speaker from within the cannabis industry. J. Michael Rosenthal, Tim Conder and Matthew Goldman will also speak at the conference.
Register online at nbbj.news/cannabis18 or call 707-521-5264.