Leading Highlights from NCIA’s April Quarterly Marijuana Caucus Occasions

Up until now, this year has actually been pivotal for marijuana federal policy. From the rescinding of the Cole Memo, to the addition of medical cannabis protections through September and most recently, Sen. Cory Gardner’s(R-CO) commendable work safeguarding states’rights&. In between the amount of details about marijuana policy changes and handling your day-to-day service operations, keeping up to this day with precise news on both the nationwide and regional level can be challenging. That’s why NCIA’s Quarterly Cannabis Caucuses are so essential for our market to convene, connect, and remain present on issues affecting the market. Thanks to our Government Relations group based in Washington, D.C., taking part in our Cannabis Caucus occasions means that you can get precise insights into marijuana policy straight from the Hill, along with regional guest speakers providing local updates from the ground. You can likewise take advantage of a significant networking experience with cannabis executives in your area in an unwinded, expert setting. Marijuana Caucuses are your finest possibility to obtain even more engaged with NCIA’s policy work and industry leaders nationwide. This April, the Quarterly Cannabis Caucus events were held in eight areas across the country and 1000+marijuana market specialists got involved! Emphasizes from Northern California, the Northeast, and Southern California In San Jose, Josh Drayton, the deputy director of CCIA, provided an upgrade on CCIA’s state-wide activities representing the industry

. In Boston, we were joined by guest speaker Shanel

Lindsay from the Massachusetts Cannabis Board of advisers to share the latest on the social equity program as well as state legislative updates. In Los Angeles, we saw a huge turnout of more than 350 participants at the historical Hollywood Roosevelt, and welcomed unique guest speaker, Jennifer Hawkins, a business tax professional at the

California Department of Tax and Cost Administration. Jennifer provided an overview on California cannabis excise tax for growing and was signed up with by Alexis d’Angelo, the Southern California Subscription and Outreach Liaison for CCIA. Highlights from the Midwest, Florida, and the Pacific Northwest Going Back To Ann Arbor, Michigan, we were thrilled to welcome Robin Schneider and Jeff Irwin from the Michigan Coalition to Control Cannabis Like Alcohol, where we raised over$

5,000 for the project! In Tampa, visitor speaker Sally Kent Peebles from Vicente Sederberg LLC offered an update on the Florida medical cannabis program, detailing the licensing process. In Seattle, we heard from visitor speaker Chris Thompson, who works as director of legal relations at the Washington State Alcohol and Marijuana Board. Emphasizes from the Southwest and Colorado At our first event in 2018 in Scottsdale, Arizona, we invited nearly 100 guests to network with their local colleagues and learn about the current rescission of the Cole Memo. Attendees likewise spoke with Arizona State Rep. Mark Cardenas( D-Phoenix), who presented legislation this year that would put a adult-use procedure on Arizona’s November ballot. In Boulder, Colorado, Sen. Tim Neville (R-16th District)joined us to share a motivational speak about the future of the industry to participants, and an upgrade on what’s occurring in the Colorado Legislature. Upcoming July Marijuana Caucus Occasions Get your tickets now!.?.!! Early riser tickets are 50%off extra member tickets and non-member tickets now through June 11! We’re thrilled to reveal that registration for our July Cannabis Caucus Occasions is now open!.?.!! Join us in brand-new areas and cities for significant networking opportunities with market specialists, policymakers and government officials. NORTHERN CALIFORNIA

– San Francisco, CA– Tuesday, July 10 NORTHEAST New york city, NY– Tuesday

, July 10 PACIFIC NORTHWEST – Portland, OR– Thursday, July 12 SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA– San Diego, CA– Thursday, July&12 FLORIDA– Miami, FL– Tuesday, July 17 MIDWEST– Cleveland, OH– Tuesday, July 17 SOUTHWEST&– Las Vegas, NV– Thursday, July 19 COLORADO– Denver, CO– Thursday, July 19 Thank you to our sponsors: Annual Sponsors Bernstein IP Cannabrand Husch Blackwell
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