Virginia 2018 Cannabis Conference Schedule of Events

Saturday, January 20th

Delta by Marriott, Rocketts Landing

7:00 pm Virginia Cannabis Conference VIP Reception & Registration


Sunday, January 21st

Delta by Marriott, James River Ballroom

9:00 am Virginia Cannabis Conference Registration & Networking Power Hour

10:00 am Opening Remarks: Jenn Michelle Pedini, Virginia NORML Executive Director

10:10 am Keynote: John Hudak, Brookings Institution Deputy Director of the Center for Effective Public Management

11:00 am Shifting Federal Policy: Justin Strekal, NORML Political Director

12:00 pm Lunch

1:00 pm Half-Truth in Sentencing: Daniel Rouleau, Virginia Cannabis Group Co-founder

1:15 pm Know Your Rights: Sara Gaborik, Esq.

2:00 pm Taking Local Action: Kevin Mahmalji, NORML National Outreach Director

3:00 pm Afternoon Break

3:15 pm Virginia Cannabis Policy Reform Advocacy: Jenn Michelle Pedini, Virginia NORML Executive Director 

4:00 pm Delegate Ben Cline

4:45 pm Closing Remarks: Kevin Mahmalji: NORML National Outreach Director

Delta by Marriott, Rocketts Landing

7:00 pm Virginia Cannabis Conference Social


Virginia 2018 Cannabis Lobby Day Schedule of Events

Monday, January 22nd

Delta by Marriott, James River Ballroom

8:00 am Lobby Day Team Assignments

8:15 am Shuttles to General Assembly


Virginia General Assembly Building

8:30 am Legislative Meetings Begin


Virginia Capitol Building

11:30 pm Seating for Senate & House Floor Introductions

1:00 pm Group & Individual Photos


3:00 pm Wrap Celebration (Location TBA)