One of the world’s greatest cannabis events will take place between the 18th and 19th of April 2019
Once you have made up your mind and decided starting a cannabis related business, you might feel some anxiety. Many new entrepreneurs who are being successful in the cannabis industry had little or none experience with the herb. The more you know about it, the better. And to be ready to success you need a lot of information. Starting a new cannabis enterprise is full of unknowns and it would be too risky to begin without all the necessary information.
Cannacon helps the visitors to safety sail across the different contingencies you may find. The idea is helping you to understand today’s most important items, such as cultivation, regulations, legal advice, retail ideas, new extraction technologies, branding, marketing, financial trends and more.
Cannacon is a great opportunity to get in contact with other entrepreneurs who are also facing the same unknowns of the cannabis industry and try to grow their businesses. No matter if you are already a consolidated entrepreneur or just a simple newcomer; Cannacon is a great chance to be among those who are moving the cannabis industry forward.
Oklahoma City Cannacon
After medical cannabis became legal in Oklahoma, the business started growing and it seems is going to continue this tendency. Cannacon is a large meeting of like-minded professionals that gets in contact important pioneers, entrepreneurs and investors who will talk about the new and latest cannabis industry developments. It is an important chance to know the new technology and products and discover at the same time the future trends for 2019 and beyond.
CannaCon has been created to help entrepreneurs to get and strength long lasting partnerships in the cannabis industry. It is a great opportunity to show cannabis businesses, meeting other entrepreneurs, experts and innovations, in order to open your mind to new ideas in the cannabis industry.
The event will take place at Cox Convention Center in Oklahoma City on April 18th from 10 AM – 6 PM, and on the 19th from 10 AM – 5 PM.
CannaCon Oklahoma Seminars:
Expanding your cannabis business internationally
By Tom Zuber, Zuber Lawler & Del Luca LLP.
April 18, 2019 | 10:30 am – 11:20 am | Business / Legal in Room 2m
Mr. Zuber will talk about how to develop and maintain your cannabis business internationally as the market is moving to a international relaxation of the cannabis laws and recreational marijuana. He will inform the visitors about the dos and do nots related to cannabis industry in the world.
Medical Cannabis 102
By Dr. Stanley Mills, 788technologies,
April 18, 2019 | 11:40 am – 12:30 pm | in Room 1
Medical marijuana needs a deep knowledge of the different disease processes. Medical cannabis products need certain links between the growers, processors, dispensary and the patients. Each case requires a different solution. In this seminar, Dr. Stanley Mills will explain the diversity of the medical conditions.
Civic Class for Marijuana Businesses and entrepreneurs: How to comply with current regulations and what you can do to change future regulations
By Dwight Clark, Vicente Sederberg LLC,
April 18, 2019 | 11:40 am – 12:30 pm | Business / Legal in Room 2
In this seminar Dwight Clark will explain how compliance and community relation could make ore even break a cannabis business. It is about strategic community tactics and common mistakes. This seminar provides the visitors a roadmap to license approval and ongoing success. The event is for Oklahoma operators and those who want start a cannabis business in Oklahoma.
Influencing the endocannabinoid system with non-cannabis plants
By Chip Paul, GnuPharma,
April 18, 2019 | 1:30 pm – 2:20 pm | in Room 1
Protecting your green: Utilizing Payroll, HR and Timekeeping to your advantage
By Teresa Kearney, Panacea Payroll,
April 18, 2019 | 1:30 pm – 2:20 pm | in Room 2
This seminar is for those who have deep knowledge in cannabis but not in back office practices. Very often, some people don’t care enough about payroll, human resources and timekeeping; factors that could you fail. Teresa Kearney will inform about 1099 vs. W-2, employee handbooks and job descriptions, HR/OSHA compliance and timekeeping.
Maximizing deductions for your building business: proper accounting and recordkeeping
By Sandy Suchoff, The Canna CPAs,
April 18, 2019 | 2:40 pm – 3:30 pm | in Room 2
If 280E can be a killer, you should know to walk through it. This seminar is about how to maximize deductions to resist the scrutiny of an IRS audit and learn from historical court cases, the pros and cons of LLCs and much more.
The 5 ways of cannabis analytical testing in an unregulated market
By Dr. Kyle Felling, F.A.S.T. Laboratories,
April 18, 2019 | 2:40 pm – 3:30 pm | in Room 1
This seminar is about the ins and outs of testing cannabis and cannabis based products in the unregulated market. It will discuss the who, what, when, where and why to test even though it may not be necessary in your state. The speaker wants to show the importance of testing products.
Consuming cannabis based on terpenes
By Ben Cassiday, True Terpenes,
April 18, 2019 | 3:50 pm – 4:40 pm | Cultivation in Room 1
Is your website working for you? Assessing the usability of your website
By Seth Worby, Cannabis Creative Group,
April 18, 2019 | 3:50 pm – 4:40 pm | in Room 2
The seminar shows why your website is so important. It needs to visually impress but it should convey your brand is a promise, and it should be easy to navigate and get more visitors. You can expect from this seminar the best practices in web navigation, how to get customer contact information and much more.
Helping the cannabis industry grow the right way: The importance of testing to legitimize our industry
By Ian Cameron, Scissortail Laboratory, LLC,
April 18, 2019 | 10:30 pm – 11:20 pm | in Room 1
Ian Cameron will talk about how the analytical testing of flowers, concentrates, edibles and topicals is absolutely necessary in order to get a cannabis industry that can become a real medicine.
Maximizing ROI with the latest in the horticulture technology
By Adam Wolf, California LightWorks,
April 19, 2019 | 10:30 am – 11:20 am | in Room 1
Adam Wolf will talk about the importance of LED technology in horticulture, how to use it and the way it helps emerging businesses to complete in today’s highly saturated cannabis market. He will teach growers, investors and those who want starting new grow operations and how to grow high quality herb.
Leveraging marketing to target potential consumers
By Tony Vann, Brownie Mary & Jane,
April 19, 2019 | 10:30 am – 11:20 am | in Room 2
It is about simple methods to use information to identify, target and deliver a proper message to potential clients. It will help the attendees to obtain knowledge of the basic marketing techniques to rapidly grow their brand and businesses.
Utilizing microbes with precision to enhance cannabis productivity
By Colin Bell, PhD, Mammoth Microbes
April 19, 2019 | 11:40 am – 12:30 pm | Cultivation in Room 1
Plants need a soil full of microorganisms. In nature, the plants interact with millions of thse microbes. These little beings benefit the plants by producing nutrient cycling activities and many other functions, absolutely necessary to support plant health. Colin Bell will discuss everything related to this subject.
Oklahoma is just the beginning-current legal environment in OK and expanding to other states
By Paula Givens, Cannabis Attorney & Co-Owner, ElectraLeaf,
April 19, 2019 | 11:40 am – 12:30 pm | Business / Legal in Room 2
In this seminar, Paula will inform current licensees of the current state of the law in Oklahoma and the way to leverage their Oklahoma operations in other states. The conference will focus on business chances and challenges. She will inform about current Oklahoma law, OMMA, chances in other states and the way to expand throughout the whole country.
Efficiency and precision: temperature and humidity control in grow rooms
By Conor Guckian, Accelerated Growth Solutions,
April 19, 2019 | 1:30 pm – 2:20 pm | in Room 1
It is a seminar about the different systems for growers. The speaker will discuss the pros and cons on each system and will give a brief analysis of capX and opX, the cycle of life and an analysis of the accuracy of each system type and much more.
How to market your dispensary on social media
By Corey Hunt, Ounce Magazine,
April 19, 2019 | 1:30 pm – 2:20 pm | Marketing & Branding in Room 2
It is not easy to market your cannabis business on social media. Faceboor and Instagram are shutting several accounts every day. There are ways to market on social media and avoid being shut down. This seminar will show you to stay connected.
Everything you ever wanted to know about feminized seeds…but were too afraid to ask
By Rick Campanella; Mr. Soul, Cannabis Breeder,
April 19, 2019 | 2:40 pm – 3:30 pm | Cultivation in Room 1
Rick Campanella “Mr.Soul” will teach the attendees why female cannabis plants are so important and the way to feminize the seeds.
Intellectual property in the cannabis space: Protecting your brand
By Blake Johnson, Crowe & Dunlevy,
April 19, 2019 | 2:40 pm – 3:30 pm | Marketing & Branding in Room 2
Blake Johnson will explain the different ways to protect intellectual property, including patents, trademarks, copyrights and more. He will talk about how each should be used to develop and defend your brand. The attendees will be informed about the interplay of intellectual property law and cannabis industry and much more.
Facility labor and grow efficiency
By John Paul, Hemptemps,
April 19, 2019 | 3:50 pm – 4:40 pm | Business / Legal in Room 2
John Paul tries to educate the industry about how to use experts and discover what the future seems to be. He expects promoting industry standards and ethics and answering different questions.
Liquid fertilizers in ionic form
By Ray Cogo,
April 19, 2019 | 3:50 pm – 4:40 pm | in Room 1
Ray will inform the attendees about liquid plant fertilizers concentrated in its ionic form. It is an excellent seminar about fertilizer quality and ingredients.