2017 NCIA Cannabis Business Summit Preview
NCIA’s Bethany Moore previews the upcoming 2017 NCIA Cannabis Business Summit with the help of the Director of Events & Education at the National Cannabis Industry Association, Brooke Gilbert.
The NCIA Cannabis Business Summit is in its fourth year, billed as “the most influential cannabis trade show in the U.S.”. Over the course of three days at the Oakland Convention Center, attendees will hear from more than 100 cannabis pioneers on five educational tracks, including 1) Policy & Reform, 2) Cultivation & Processing, 3)The Fine Print: Money, Law, and Your Business, 4) Running Your Cannabusiness, and 5) Leading Edge: Emerging Topics in the Industry).
One of the top draws to this year’s event is its keynote speaker, former President of Mexico and president of Coca-Cola Latin America, Vicente Fox. Fox will discuss the social injustices created by the war on drugs and the positive effects of global governments adopting cannabis legalization.