Heightened public awareness leading up to the U.S. elections in November drew in massive increases in trading volume, pushing the U.S. Marijuana Index and Canadian Marijuana Index to double in price in less than a two-month period in September and October.
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MJIC Media Completes Comprehensive Cannabis Multimedia Offering With Print Publication
CHICAGO, Dec. 15, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — Marijuana Industry News, a new print and digital publication for the legal cannabis industry, is the latest offering from MJIC Media.
Survey the Southwest at Cannabis Conference in Las Vegas
On Nov. 15, 2016, Marijuana Investor Summit will survey the southwestern region of the United States at the Palms Casino Resort in Las Vegas, Nevada.
Tap Into New England’s Cannabis Jackpot in Vegas
On Nov. 16, 2016, Marijuana Investor Summit will talk Massachusetts and Maine at the Palms Casino Resort in Las Vegas, Nevada, taking on the future of recreational marijuana in New England.
Journey into the Endocannabinoid System
From children with seizures to athletes with joint pain, people are using cannabis to cope effectively. This one herb and its variety of therapeutic compounds seem to affect every aspect of our bodies and minds. How is this possible?
The ‘Green Carpet’ is Ready to Roll in Las Vegas
As The World of Cannabis takes over Las Vegas next week, Marijuana Investor Summit will hold the Cannabis Industry Awards on the evening of Nov. 15, 2016, at the Rain Nightclub at the Palms Casino Resort.
Cannabis Industry Awards To Be Announced November 15, 2016
LAS VEGAS, Nov. 7, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — The Marijuana Investor Summit has announced that it will be holding the annual Cannabis Industry Awards on Tuesday, November 15 at The World of Cannabis conference in the Palms Casino Resort in Las Vegas, Nevada.
Learn How to Fund Your Cannabis Business
Are you an entrepreneur eager to fund your cannabis business? Needless to say, banks are not going to be your first choice. How can you raise capital legally and then bank the money you make?
Vegas Talk Tackles Solution to the Opioid Epidemic
On Nov. 16, 2016, Marijuana Investor Summit will talk at the Palms Casino Resort in Las Vegas, Nevada, on how investing in medical marijuana research could help tackle the opioid crisis among the nation.
Israel at the Vanguard of Cannabis Science and Medicine
With more than 50 years of academic research and development, Israel leads the way in the science and medicine of cannabis. On Nov. 15, 2016, The World of Cannabis is bringing Israel to the Palms Casino Resort in Las Vegas, Nevada, to explore how the country is poised to break medical and scientific barriers in an exciting frontier market.
Crack Open the Future of Cannabis in California at Vegas Conference
With recreational marijuana on several state ballots next week and polls showing strong support for its passage, California represents the largest market in North America and it has the most potential to be the driving force for other states to follow suit.
Medical Research Rising: Cannabis, Veterans and PTSD
Could cannabis be effectively treating PTSD? On Nov. 16, 2016, Marijuana Investor Summit is bringing Dr. Sue Sisley to the Palms Casino Resort in Las Vegas, Nevada, to discuss her study on the use of medical cannabis in treating PTSD.
National Indian Cannabis Coalition to Deliver Update in Las Vegas
It seems everyone knows about the memo that created the opportunity for Indian Nations to participate in the legal cannabis industry, but how does this co-exist with other state and federal laws?
Learn to Navigate the Caribbean’s Legal Cannabis Industry
With Jamaica and Puerto Rico making moves in the legal market, “The World of Cannabis” will welcome the Caribbean to the Palms Casino Resort on Nov. 15, 2016, in Las Vegas, Nevada.
From Overstock to Cannabis: Stormy Simon Keynotes in Vegas
Former Overstock president, Stormy Simon to be the keynote speaker at “The World of Cannabis.”
Dive into the Science and Medicine of Cannabis
Cannabinoids – what are they? How do they affect the human body? Are they really medicinal? On Nov. 16, 2016, Marijuana Investor Summit is bringing the Science and Medicine of Cannabis to the Palms Casino Resort in Las Vegas, Nevada, to answer these questions and more.
Entrepreneurs and Investors: Enter ‘The World of Cannabis’ in Vegas
On Nov. 15, 2016, Marijuana Investor Summit is bringing “The World of Cannabis” to the Palms Casino Resort in Las Vegas, Nevada, to show eager entrepreneurs and investors how to navigate the complexity of international cannabis laws and the opportunities they present.
World of Cannabis: Bringing the Global Cannabis Community to the Palms Casino, Las Vegas, Nov. 15-16
LAS VEGAS, Oct. 25, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — Marijuana Investor Summit is bringing “The World of Cannabis” to the Palms Casino Resort in Las Vegas, Nevada, on Nov. 15-16.
Expert Updates, Networking and a ‘Green Carpet’ for Industry Stars
The legal cannabis industry is both global and local. On the one hand it must cope with obstacles and risks that are specific to a given municipality or even neighborhood. On the other it gets to participate in a worldwide phenomenon with constant opportunities defined by physiology and economics.
Lexaria’s CEO Chris Bunka Will be Speaking at the Widely Acclaimed Cannabis Growth Capital Summit
KELOWNA, British Columbia, May 26, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — Lexaria is pleased to announce that CEO Chris Bunka will be speaking at the widely acclaimed Cannabis Growth Capital Summit on June 15 in New York. Investors and supports are encouraged to register for this highly anticipated event!
Meet the Best, Brightest and Boldest at the Cannabis Growth Capital Summit, New York City, June 15
NEW YORK, May 23, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — Navigating frontier markets successfully requires the right guide. Successful guides must be not just the best and the brightest, but the boldest, as they go where others have not trekked before. Meet the venture cannabists—the early adopters who blazed the cannabis trail—at the Cannabis Growth Capital Summit on June 15, 2016, at the Javits Center in New York City.
Become a Venture Cannabist at the Cannabis Growth Capital Summit, New York City, June 15
NEW YORK, May 10, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — With the capital markets underperforming, investors are looking for non-correlated assets and many are turning to the legal cannabis market for diversification.
Coral Reefer Covers the California Cannabis Business Expo
On March 23, 2016, Coral Reefer, a legalization advocate and popular voice in the cannabis community, released her coverage of the California Cannabis Business Expo, which took place March 3-5, 2016, in San Francisco.
Is ‘Cannabis Crowdfunding’ for You? A New SEC Rule Could Open Startup Investment to Everyone
Investing in startup cannabis companies is about to get easier for the little guy. And for the little company.
Pot Gets the Green at California Cannabis Business Expo, San Francisco, March 3-5
You know, a random dude asked me just this morning how to get in on the cannabis industry. He had no idea what he wanted to do—he just wanted to “make money,” as if it were that simple.
Oaksterdam Gearing Up For California Cannabis Business Expo
On March 5, 2016, Oaksterdam University will offer a unique program in response to the growing demand for hands-on cannabis education, and developed for current business owners and managers.
CCBE to Cover Navigating Sales and Use Tax Laws in Obtaining State Licenses
In the session “How California Sales and Use Tax Law Can Prevent Your Business From Obtaining a State License” at the California Cannabis Business Expo on March 5, Mike Parnes will discuss California’s sales and use tax law’s applicability to cannabis-related businesses.
CCBE Explores Economic Impact of Cannabis Facts for Entrepreneurs and Investors
On March 5, 2016, at the CCBE in San Francisco, Adam Orens, a founding partner of The Marijuana Policy Group, whose expertise is in market and regional economic analysis as well as public finance, will be addressing the importance of accurate data and how economic and market studies aid progress.
20 Days Until California Cannabis Business Expo’s Friday Night After Party
After two full days of sessions, panels and keynotes, and of course to kick off the weekend properly, attendees of the California Cannabis Business Expo in San Francisco this March will have free access to the Friday Night After Party and Concert.
Don’t Miss WeedClub’s Exclusive @420 Pitch Event Hosted by Gateway Accelerator
Marijuana Investor Summit is proud to present a special edition of WeedClub’s @420 Pitch at the California Cannabis Business Expo held at the Hilton Union Square in San Francisco on March 3, 2016.
Watch the Cannabis Industry’s First Emerging Brand Showcase
Join us on March 5, 2016, at the California Cannabis Business Expo at noon as we turn the Imperial Ballroom at the Hilton Union Square in San Francisco into a major pitch event for emerging brands in cannabis.
24 Days Until First-Ever CannaPitch for Reg A+ Cannabis Companies
At the California Cannabis Business Expo in San Francisco this March, you can experience the legal cannabis industry’s first pitch event to focus on the hottest and fastest growing companies in cannabis as they begin their journey towards the ultimate prize.
The First Great Marijuana Debate: Marijuana Policy, Which Way Should It Go?
For the first time an event that is clearly geared towards opportunities for profit in the legal marijuana industry takes a hard look at the risks associated with the decision to go legal—not just the financial risk, but the social and moral risks associated therewith.
Julian Marley Makes Exclusive Appearance at California Cannabis Business Expo March 4-5
DENVER, Feb. 2, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — Julian Marley, son of reggae legend Bob Marley, will be on hand to greet fans at the California Cannabis Business Expo March 4 and 5 at the Hilton Union Square, San Francisco.
31 Days Until Julian Marley’s Appearance at California Cannabis Business Expo
Julian Marley, son of reggae legend Bob Marley and a successful reggae musician in his own right, will be on hand to greet fans at the California Cannabis Business Expo March 4 and 5 at the Hilton Union Square, San Francisco.
34 Days Until California State Assemblyman Tom Lackey Cracks Open the MMRSA
Tom Lackey, an American politician currently serving in the California State Assembly, will be cracking open California’s Medical Marijuana Regulation and Safety Act at the California Cannabis Business Expo in San Francisco this March.
35 Days Until Ed Rosenthal Talks Cultivation in California
Ed Rosenthal, a cannabis cultivation expert, will be participating in a panel on California growers and operators, as well as an open Q&A session, at the California Cannabis Business Expo in San Francisco this March.
36 Days Until Stephen Goldner Explores Life After Legalization
Stephen Goldner, a forensic toxicologist at Quantum 9, a cannabis consulting and technology firm, will be discussing life after legalization at the California Cannabis Business Expo in San Francisco this March.
37 Days Until Bob Morgan Talks Medical Marijuana Policy
Bob Morgan, a healthcare attorney at Much Shelist, a law firm based in Chicago, will be discussing medical marijuana policy in March at the California Cannabis Business Expo.
38 Days Until Howard Leonhardt Discusses Going Public with the Jobs Act and Reg A+
Howard Leonhardt, a state spokesperson in California for the JOBS ACT and Crowdfunding for Startup California, will be speaking in March at the California Cannabis Business Expo.
2016 Cannabis Collaborative Conference (CCC) to Hold Pre-Show Event for Marijuana Investors and Entrepreneurs
PORTLAND, Ore., Jan. 25, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — The 2016 Cannabis Collaborative Conference (CCC) today announced a special Marijuana Investor Summit (MIS) Boot Camp for investors and entrepreneurs, which will take place on February 2 at the Portland Metropolitan Exposition Center (Portland Expo Center), according to CCC producer Mary Lou Burton.
41 Days Until Ethan Nadelmann hosts The Great Marijuana Debate
Ethan Nadelmann, along with his colleagues at the Drug Policy Alliance, has played a pivotal role in most of the major drug policy reform ballot initiative campaigns in the United States, and he will be hosting The Great Marijuana Debate sponsored by ProCon.org in San Francisco.
42 Days Until Bruce Barcott Talks 2016 and Co-hosts The Great Marijuana Debate
In 42 days, Bruce Barcott will be a featured speaker at the Marijuana Investor Summit in San Francisco to discuss his forecasts for the marijuana market in 2016 and co-host The Great Marijuana Debate, sponsored by ProCon.org.
43 Days Until Fiona Ma of the CA State Board of Equalization Talks Cannabis Banking
Fiona Ma, one of the few Certified Public Accountants to ever have served on the State Board of Equalization, will be speaking on the latest news in cannabis banking at the Marijuana Investor Summit in San Francisco this March.
44 Days to California Assemblymember Rob Bonta’s Keynote at Marijuana Investor Summit
California Assemblymember Rob Bonta, representing the cities of Oakland, Alameda and San Leandro, is slated to give a keynote address and overview of the new California regulations at the Marijuana Investor Summit in San Francisco this March.
45 Days to Zep Again & House of Floyd at Marijuana Investor Summit!
On March 3, 2016, Zep Again and House of Floyd will share the stage in the Grand Ballroom following The Great Marijuana Debate, moderated by ProCon.org, kicking off the three-day Marijuana Investor Summit in San Francisco.
Marijuana Investor Summit Awards Six Scholarships to Fledgling Cannabis Companies
CHICAGO, Jan. 18, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — Six fledgling cannabis companies received the first Marijuana Investor Summit & Business Expo scholarships. The event will be held March 3-5 at the Hilton Union Square, San Francisco.
MJIC Media and Marijuana Investor Summit Hosting Monthly Webinar
CHICAGO, Jan. 14, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — On Jan. 27, 2016, MJIC Media and the Marijuana Investor Summit will host the first in a monthly series of exclusive webinars that will showcase innovative businesses and unique investment opportunities in the cannabis marketplace.
Marijuana Investor Summit Boot Camp—Shaping a New Frontier—February 2, Portland, OR
CHICAGO, Jan. 7, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — 2016 will be a pivotal year for investing in legal marijuana. The Feb. 2 Boot Camp for Investors and Entrepreneurs, produced by the Marijuana Investor Summit in conjunction with Signal Bay and the Cannabis Collaborative Conference, will be held at the Portland Expo Center.
Marijuana Investor Summit Partners with ProCon.org to Produce The Great Marijuana Debate Series
CHICAGO, Jan. 6, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — The first installment of The Great Marijuana Debate will kick off March 3 at the Marijuana Investor Summit, Hilton Union Square, San Francisco.