Agenda

 

Saturday, January 12

 

Delta by Marriott, James River Ballroom

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

10:00 AM Opening Remarks

10:10 AM Keynote: Why We Fight
Melanie Seifert Davis

11:00 AM Virginia Medical Cannabis Program Overview
Jenn Michelle Pedini, Virginia NORML Executive Director

12:00 PM Lunch

1:00 PM Growing Your Cannabusiness in Virginia
Rebecca Gwilt, Nixon Law Group

2:00 PM Caring for Patients with Cannabis: Best Practices
Dr. Travis Shaw, MD

3:00 PM Afternoon Break

3:20 PM How Medical Cannabis Works for Me: A Patient’s Perspective
Panelists: Tamara Netzel, Jake Spruill, Donna Daniels

4:30 PM Closing Remarks


Delta by Marriott, Rocketts Landing

7:00 pm Virginia Cannabis Conference Welcome Reception

 

 

Sunday, January 13


Delta by Marriott, James River Ballroom

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

10:00 AM Opening Remarks

10:10 AM Keynote
Dr. John Hudak PhD, Brookings Institute

11:00 AM Federal Policy Update
Justin Strekal, NORML Political Director

12:00 PM Lunch

1:00 PM Collateral Consequences of Marijuana Charges in Virginia 

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

2:45 PM Afternoon Break

3:00 PM Virginia Cannabis Reform Advocacy Training
Jenn Michelle Pedini, Virginia NORML Executive Director

4:00 PM Advancing Medical Cannabis Legislation in 2019
Senator Siobhan Dunnavant, MD

4:45 PM Closing Remarks


Delta by Marriott, Rocketts Landing

7:00 PM Virginia Cannabis Conference Celebration