Speakers

July 25–27, 2018
San Jose, CA

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Jacob Policzer

Co-Founder & Director of Science and StrategyThe Cannabis Conservancy

Brian Farmer

Co-Founder & Director of Auditing and CertificationThe Cannabis Conservancy

Brittny Anderson

Co-Founder & Director of OperationsThe Cannabis Conservancy

Aaron Smith

Executive DirectorNational Cannabis Industry Association

Jasmine L. Tyler

Advocacy Director, US ProgramsHuman Rights Watch

Matt Schweich

Executive DirectorMarijuana Policy Project

Emily Paxhia

Managing DirectorPoseidon Asset Management

Christie Strong

Marketing Communications ManagerKiva Confections

Jeanine Moss

CEOAnnaBis Style

Allison Margolin

Founding PartnerMargolin & Lawrence

Lindsay Robinson

Executive DirectorCalifornia Cannabis Industry Association

James Anthony

Founder and Lead AttorneyAnthony Law Group

Jake Heimark

Founder and CEOPlus Products

Jason Horst

PrincipalHorst Legal Counsel

Kimberly R. Simms

AttorneyLaw Office of Kimberly R. Simms, APC

Sean McAllister

AttorneyMcAllister Garfield

Jim Thorburn

AttorneyThorburn Walker

Dr. Jonathan Vaught

CEO and FounderFront Range Biosciences

John Hudak

Senior FellowBrookings Institution

Anne Forkutza

Director of Customer ExperienceCova Software

Sumit Mehta

CEOMAZAKALI

Amy Larson

VP MarketingCOHNNABIS

Joe Segilia

General CounselTerra Tech Corp.

Lara DeCaro

Founder & Board MemberNational Cannabis Bar Association

Alan Hanson

AttorneyEmerge Law Group

Kelvin Keith

Senior Manager of Global Business DevelopmentTidel

Heidi Quan

Attorney at LawMurchison & Cumming LLP

Nancy Whiteman

OwnerWana Brand

Khurshid Khoja

PrincipalGreenbridge Corporate Counsel

Simone Cimiluca-Radzins

Founder and CEOKalogia

Ethan Moon

Chief Operating OfficerViridios LLC

Ian Stewart

ChairWilson Elser's National Cannabis Law Practice Team

Eduardo Provencio

General CounselMary’s Brands

Amanda Conley

PartnerBrand & Branch LLP

Lisa Jordan

Director of MarketingCanna Advisors

Shabnam Malek

PartnerBrand & Branch LLP

Carly Alameda

PartnerFarella Braun + Martel

Tanya Hoke

Managing DirectorGalen Diligence

Susan Audino

ChairAOAC International Cannabis Advisory Panel

David Hua

CEO & FounderMeadow

Steve Fox

DirectorNCIA's Policy Council

John Downs

Director of Business DevelopmentArcview

Troy Dayton

CEOThe Arcview Group

Denyelle Bruno

PresidentTender Greens

Jessica Lukas

Client EngagementBDS Analytics, Inc.

Jason Thomas

CEO & Managing BrokerAvalon Realty Advisors, Inc.

Andrea Unsworth

OwnerTulip & Oak Consulting

Dr. Christopher Shade, PhD

CEO & FounderTHR Technologies

Patrick Goggin

Senior AttorneyHoban Law Group

Robert T. Hoban

Managing PartnerHoban Law Group

Giadha Aguirre de Carcer

Founder and CEONew Frontier Data

Taylor West

Senior Communications DirectorCOHNNABIS

Henry Wykowski

AttorneyHenry G. Wykowski & Associates

Courtney Maltais

Founder and Lead BotanistThe Clear™

Roger Obando

Co-Founder & CTOBaker Technologies

Bob Holtzapple

PartnerFarella Braun + Martel

Ron Seigneur

Managing Partner Seigneur Gustafson LLP

Luigi Zamarra

OwnerLuigi, CPA

Colby McKenzie

CEOEnlighten

Scott Milne

PresidentRocky Mountain Efficiency Group

Beau Whitney

Senior EconomistNew Frontier Data

Colin Bell

Co-founder & Chief Growth OfficerGrowcentia

Lauren Fraser

Founding Director Cannabis Distribution Association

Nicole Howell Neubert

PrincipalClark Neubert LLP

Patrick McManamon

Founder and Managing DirectorCannasure Insurance Services, LLC

Katie Das

OwnerStand Assured Consulting Group

Adam Cole

Learning & Development SpecialistNative Roots Dispensary

Dr. Richard Kaufman

Chief Science OfficerNanoSphere Health Sciences and Evolve Formulas

Steve Burkhart

General CounselBIC Corporation

AC Braddock

CEOEden Labs LLC

Marc Graboyes

Co-founder & CEONext Frontier Biosciences

Genny Kiley

AttorneyEmerge Law Group

Ellen Moy

AttorneyGreenbridge Corporate Counsel

Karson Humiston

Founder & CEOVangst Talent

Emily Leongini

AssociateArent Fox

Diane Romza-Kutz

PartnerThompson Coburn

Rebecca Stamey-White

PartnerHinman & Carmichael LLP

Rachel K. Gillette

PartnerGreenspoon Marder LLP

Nico Roberts

Co-FounderRootery

Felipe Recalde

FounderRISE Brands

Jolene Forman

Staff AttorneyDrug Policy Alliance

Ilan Weiss

PrincipalMNfuse LLC

Zela G. Claiborne

Mediator & ArbitratorJAMS Mediation, Arbitration and ADR Services

Rod Kight

AttorneyKight Law Office

Shawn Hauser

Senior AssociateVicente Sederberg LLC

Dana Chaves

Sr. Director of Business DevelopmentMs. Mary Staffing/Hybrid Payroll

Chris Foster

President, North AmericaBurson-Marsteller

Shawna Seldon McGregor

Managing PartnerGrasslands

Afzal Hasan

EVP, Corporate Development & General CounselCannaRoyalty

Mary Shapiro

Managing DirectorEvoke Law

Marco Materazzi

ShareholderEmerge Law Group

Aaron Flynn

Co-ChairSan Francisco Chapter of the California Growers Association

Carmella Murphy Houston

Vice President – Business ServicesSalal Credit Union

Mara Gordon

FounderAunt Zelda's Inc.

Adam Mintz

Cannabis Industry AdvisorMcKinney Capital & Advisory

Brett Roper

CEO & Co-FounderMedicine Man Technologies

Carrie Roberts

Director of Client ServicesMedicine Man Technologies

Amy O’Gorman Jenkins

Senior Policy Director California Cannabis Industry Association

Hailey Stephenson

Assistant Vice PresidentNorick Risk Funding Concepts

Lanese Martin

Co-Founder + Co-Executive Director Hood Incubator

Stephanie Moriarty

Principal and Commercial Insurance Broker Abe Insurance

Camille Dixon

Statewide Program Manager and Cannabis Insurance External Affairs DirectorCalifornia Department of Insurance

Shay Aaron Gilmore

AttorneyThe Law Office of Shay Aaron Gilmore

James Marek

CEOStratton Agency

Phil Cherner

Denver Attorney (Retired)Law Office of Phil Cherner

Michael Chernis

AttorneyChernis Law Group

Corinne Celko

ShareholderEmerge Law Group

Jaime Lewis

Coldwater Consulting

James Cole

Former Deputy Attorney General of the United StatesPartner at Sidley Austin LLP

Olivia Mannix

Founder & CEOCannabrand

Karen J. Bernstein

AttorneyBernstein IP

Dr. Bao Le

Co-Founder & CEOBAS Research

Pamela Epstein

Managing Partner and CEOGreen Wise Consulting

Michael Correia

Director of Government RelationsNational Cannabis Industry Association

Gina Austin

Managing AttorneyAustin Legal Group

Brian Sheng

General PartnerArcview Ventures

Mark Grindeland

Co-founder and CEOCoda Signature

Patrick Rea

Co-founder and Managing DirectorCanopyBoulder

Rich Cardinal

Managing DirectorNext Big Crop

Shango Los

HostShaping Fire

Virgil Grant

Co-founder & PresidentCalifornia Cannabis

Dr. Aseem Sappal

Provost & Dean of the FacultyOaksterdam University

Sabrina Fendrick

Director of Government AffairsBerkeley Patients Group

Andrew DeAngelo

Director of OperationsHarborside Health Center

Scot Rutledge

PartnerArgentum Partners

Michael Aberle

Senior Vice President of US and Canadian Program Development | EducationCannGen Insurance

Jordan Wellington

FounderSimplifya

Andrew Livingston

Director of Economics and ResearchVicente Sederberg LLC

Alena Rodriguez

Director of Client & Regulatory AffairsRm3 Labs

Josh Kappel

PartnerVicente Sederberg LLC

Aaron Johnson

PartnerJohnson, Rovella, Retterer, Rosenthal & Gilles, LLP

Joanna Hossack

AttorneyClark Neubert LLP

Lawrence Nussbaum

Sustainability ConsultantSustainable-Source

Rafael De La Cruz

General PartnerUniversal Brand Ventures

Dr. Bernie Lorenz

Chief Science OfficerProKure

Will Kleidon

CEOFounder of Ojai Energetics

Nicole Elliott

Director of the Office of CannabisCity & County of San Francisco

Sean Donahoe

ConsultantOperative Campaigns

Chrystal Ortiz

Board MemberInternational Cannabis Farmers Association

Evan Eneman

CEOELLO

Sunnie Day Sanchez

Co-Founder and Cannabis Visionary Honey Badger Sungrown

Nate Chevalier

FounderMoontime Medicinals

Kyle Marshall

Owner Morsel Bakery

Shanita Penny

President Board of DirectorsMinority Cannabis Industry Association

Yarrow Kubrin

Marketing Manager The Lucero Group At Vanguard

David Hua

CEOMeadow

Keegan Peterson

Founder & CEOWürk

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