Attendees at this workshop will hear from marijuana and hemp industry veterans who have been in the business for 10+ years and are now focused on what's next: international expansion. Topics will include: a global overview of hemp and marijuana laws and market forces at play, prioritization and risk tolerance in Latin America, Central America, Europe and Asia, macroeconomic trends, international hemp industrialization, private equity and public financing, legal and tax considerations an opportunities for Q&A. 

9am-10am: Welcome and Industry Overview (marijuana and hemp)
Presented by Bob Hoban
 
Cannabis attorney Bob Hoban will welcome attendees with an overview of the day's programming and updates from his recent national and international ventures for both the marijuana and hemp industries. 
 
10:00 am - 11:30 am: California's Fuzzy Future for Marijuana and Hemp
Moderated by Patrick Goggin (Hoban Law Group)
 
Join attorneys, Patrick Goggin, Nicole Elliott, Pamela Epstein, Sean Donahoe and Will Kleidon, as they lead a panel discussion of experts for an overview of the current state of both the regulated marijuana and industrial hemp industries in California. Unlike any other state in the country, entrepreneurs in California have the opportunity to strike it big in marijuana and hemp simultaneously as both industries remain nascent but ready to explode. 
 
11:30 am - 12:45 pm: Lunch break
 
Refer back to agenda to see remaining workshop details in the afternoon.