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400

Attendees

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300

Companies

50

Speakers

Testimonials

"I was enjoying the conference a lot. This one was one of the most professional conferences I have attended so far because it gathers the best international specialists in this field."

Hanna Hlushchenko, Business Development Director, Cannexpor Pharma Europe

"Our VP Business Development was very impressed with the networking opportunities at the conference."

Debra Senger, Founder and CEO, PhyeinMed

"The conference was fantastic! There were lots of B2B relationships and I encourage anyone to attend."

Mark Lewis, President, Napro Research

Why attend?

  • In-depth educational programming completely focused on legalization, cultivation, production processes, business development & manufacturing
  • Unmatched networking opportunities to generate contacts with professionals and potential partners in the cannabis, CBD & hemp markets
  • The biggest and most prestigious cannabis companies in the world share their best practices and future strategies
  • Generate leads in the #1 B2B networking conference that brings together top medical cannabis and hemp industry leaders in Europe
  • Questions will be deepened in subsequent 45-minute discussion rounds in which knowledge and experience are shared by the speakers

How It Works

Through a mix of case-study presentations, interactive roundtable discussions, Q&A sessions and hands-on workshops, you will gain inspiring perspectives. The multi-stream format allows you to move freely between the sessions. Create your own personal agenda from the case studies and interactive round tables. If you can't participate in the conference onsite, you have the possibility to get the insights of the decision-makers via live streaming.

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German-Speaking Countries
Target Group

Leaders along the hemp and cannabis value chain looking to enter the wider German Speaking areas in the hemp and cannabis industry, or intend to expand their footprint in these markets

Key Topics
  • Legalization in German speaking areas
  • Business development
  • Market development
  • Marketing strategies
  • Manufacturing best practices
  • Cultivation best practices
  • Best practice production processes
  • New industry developments
Central and Eastern Europe
Target Group

Leaders along the hemp and cannabis value chain looking to enter the Central and Eastern Europe hemp and cannabis industry, or intend to expand their footprint in these markets

Key Topics
  • Legalization in Central and Eastern Europe
  • Business development
  • Market development
  • Marketing strategies
  • Manufacturing best practices
  • Cultivation best practices
  • Best practice production processes
  • New industry developments
Southern Europe
Target Group

Leaders along the hemp and cannabis value chain looking to enter the Southern Europe hemp and cannabis industry, or intend to expand their footprint in these markets

Key Topics
  • Legalization in Southern Europe
  • Business development
  • Market development
  • Marketing strategies
  • Manufacturing best practices
  • Cultivation best practices
  • Best practice production processes
  • New industry developments
Israel
Target Group

Leaders along the hemp and cannabis value chain looking to enter the Israel hemp and cannabis industry, or intend to expand their footprint in these markets

Key Topics
  • Legalization in Israel
  • Business development
  • Market development
  • Marketing strategies
  • Manufacturing best practices
  • Cultivation best practices
  • Best practice production processes
  • New industry developments

Agenda

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TUESDAY, JUNE 14TH

9:00

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9:15

Lisa Haag

Board Member
Cannabis Business Industry Association (BvCW)
Germany

Legalization of Cannabis in Germany: A Game-Changer for the Whole Industry in Europe

  • How the legalization of Cannabis in Germany will change the whole landscape?
  • What will the legal framework look like?
  • Who are the key stakeholders?
This session is in English
Benjamin Patock

Board Member
Cannabis Business Industry Association (BvCW)
Germany

9:45

Dosing: Where Does The Responsibility Lie?

  • The problem with measuring a plant
  • Industry challenges from lack of data
  • The cultivator-consumer solution

Bradley Moore

CEO
Global Cannabis Applications Corporation
Canada

This session is in English

10:00

Europe and Beyond: Plugging in to the Global Cannabis Supply Chain

  • What is the current global supply chain landscape for cannabis and hemp?
  • How to streamline your business into the global supply chain?
  • How to position yourself for global market collaboration?
  • What are the nuances of scaling business at the global level?
  • How to tap into the newest and hottest cannabis markets in Southeast Asia?

Aimon Kopera

CEO
Geneomics Global

This session is in English

10:15

Future Dynamics of the Global Cannabis Industry After the Pandemic

  • What are the most important external dynamics worldwide?
  • What has changed after the pandemic?
  • What is the potential for companies from countries like for example South Africa, Colombia etc. on the European Cannabis market?

David Traylor

Senior Managing Director
Golden Eagle Partners
USA

This session is in English

10:30

Coffee Break with Networking

11:00

How Legalization of Recreational Cannabis will Transform the German Cannabis Market

No topics have been added to this session yet

Cornelius Maurer

Co‑Founder & Managing Director
Demecan
Germany

This session is in English

How Legalization of Recreational Cannabis will Transform the German Cannabis Market

No topics have been added to this session yet

Cornelius Maurer

Co‑Founder & Managing Director
Demecan
Germany

This session is in English

Learning's from the Danish Pilot Program: Legalization of Medical Cannabis, and Insights on Becoming a Key Supplier for Europe

  • The legalization of medical cannabis to all types of illness in Denmark
  • Licenses to +40 companies to cultivate medical cannabis
  • Supplying medical cannabis to patients in the region

Thomas Schnegelsberg

Co‑Founder & CEO
Stenocare
Denmark

This session is in English

Learning's from the Danish Pilot Program: Legalization of Medical Cannabis, and Insights on Becoming a Key Supplier for Europe

  • The legalization of medical cannabis to all types of illness in Denmark
  • Licenses to +40 companies to cultivate medical cannabis
  • Supplying medical cannabis to patients in the region

Thomas Schnegelsberg

Co‑Founder & CEO
Stenocare
Denmark

This session is in English

Topic to be confirmed soon

  • TBA

Alessandro Oliveri

President
Igrox
Italy

This session is in English

Topic to be confirmed soon

  • TBA

Alessandro Oliveri

President
Igrox
Italy

This session is in English

Medical Cannabis Genetics: From Seed to Product

  • Genetics or Varieties
  • Indica or Sativa
  • State of the art breeding technology introduced to the cannabis market

Dr. Arnon Heyman

CEO
Canonic
Israel

This session is in English

Medical Cannabis Genetics: From Seed to Product

  • Genetics or Varieties
  • Indica or Sativa
  • State of the art breeding technology introduced to the cannabis market

Dr. Arnon Heyman

CEO
Canonic
Israel

This session is in English

11:30

Topic to be confirmed soon

No topics have been added to this session yet

David Rosse

Founder & President
Austrian Hemp Association
Austria

This session is in English

Topic to be confirmed soon

No topics have been added to this session yet

David Rosse

Founder & President
Austrian Hemp Association
Austria

This session is in English

11:45

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  • TBA

Robert Noveski

Founder & CEO
Sinceritas
Germany / North Macedonia

This session is in English

Topic to be confirmed soon

  • TBA

Robert Noveski

Founder & CEO
Sinceritas
Germany / North Macedonia

This session is in English

A Comparison of the Medical Cannabis Industry Between North America and Europe

  • Growth potential in these 2 markets
  • Existing regulations and case studies
  • Visions for the future

Daniel Swasbrook

EVP, President Jushi Europe
Jushi Holdings
USA / Portugal

This session is in English

A Comparison of the Medical Cannabis Industry Between North America and Europe

  • Growth potential in these 2 markets
  • Existing regulations and case studies
  • Visions for the future

Daniel Swasbrook

EVP, President Jushi Europe
Jushi Holdings
USA / Portugal

This session is in English

Third Biggest Cannabis Market in the World Today: New Challenges and Opportunities

  • Background of Israel's medical cannabis industry
  • First exports from Israel with UK market as its first destination
  • Business opportunities in global markets

Tamir Gedo

Board Member
BOL Pharma
Israel

This session is in English

Third Biggest Cannabis Market in the World Today: New Challenges and Opportunities

  • Background of Israel's medical cannabis industry
  • First exports from Israel with UK market as its first destination
  • Business opportunities in global markets

Tamir Gedo

Board Member
BOL Pharma
Israel

This session is in English

12:00

How a Disruptive Cannabis-Ecosystems Widens Therapy Options for Patients and Enables Innovations

  • TBA

Sebastian Bloete

Sales Director Europe
Cantourage
Germany

This session is in English

How a Disruptive Cannabis-Ecosystems Widens Therapy Options for Patients and Enables Innovations

  • TBA

Sebastian Bloete

Sales Director Europe
Cantourage
Germany

This session is in English

Expanding the Prescriber and Patient Base Together: Successful Treatment Evidence as Growth Engine for the Entire Industry

  • The existing medical markets are leading towards a plateau in growth
  • Successful cannabis treatment cases are the best way to educate more healthcare professionals
  • To extend the prescriber/patient base the knowledge about medical cannabis needs to be optimized and shared on a big scale

Marcel Korfmacher

Associate Director International Sales & Business Development
Aurora Europe
Germany/France

This session is in English

Expanding the Prescriber and Patient Base Together: Successful Treatment Evidence as Growth Engine for the Entire Industry

  • The existing medical markets are leading towards a plateau in growth
  • Successful cannabis treatment cases are the best way to educate more healthcare professionals
  • To extend the prescriber/patient base the knowledge about medical cannabis needs to be optimized and shared on a big scale

Marcel Korfmacher

Associate Director International Sales & Business Development
Aurora Europe
Germany/France

This session is in English

Portugal Cannabis Laws: An Overview

  • Cultivating and producing in Portugal: Framework and recent developments
  • Portugal and the international trade of cannabis
  • Accessing the Portuguese patients market
  • Hemp and CBD: It’s now or never?
  • Adult-use regulation in a post-COVID world

Joao Gama

Partner
Gama Glória
Portugal

This session is in English

Portugal Cannabis Laws: An Overview

  • Cultivating and producing in Portugal: Framework and recent developments
  • Portugal and the international trade of cannabis
  • Accessing the Portuguese patients market
  • Hemp and CBD: It’s now or never?
  • Adult-use regulation in a post-COVID world

Joao Gama

Partner
Gama Glória
Portugal

This session is in English

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12:30

Round-Table Discussions

Engage with the speakers in extended Q&A sessions to dive deeper into the topics:

Legalization of Cannabis in Germany: A Game-Changer for the Whole Industry in Europe - Lisa Haag, Board Member, Cannabis Business Industry Association (BvCW) and Benjamin Patock, Board Member, Cannabis Business Industry Association (BvCW)


How Legalization of Recreational Cannabis will Transform the German Cannabis Market - Cornelius Maurer, Co‑Founder & Managing Director, Demecan


Topic to be confirmed soon - David Rosse, Founder & President, Austrian Hemp Association


How a Disruptive Cannabis-Ecosystems Widens Therapy Options for Patients and Enables Innovations - Sebastian Bloete, Sales Director Europe, Cantourage

Round-Table Discussions

Engage with the speakers in extended Q&A sessions to dive deeper into the topics:

Legalization of Cannabis in Germany: A Game-Changer for the Whole Industry in Europe - Lisa Haag, Board Member, Cannabis Business Industry Association (BvCW) and Benjamin Patock, Board Member, Cannabis Business Industry Association (BvCW)


How Legalization of Recreational Cannabis will Transform the German Cannabis Market - Cornelius Maurer, Co‑Founder & Managing Director, Demecan


Topic to be confirmed soon - David Rosse, Founder & President, Austrian Hemp Association


How a Disruptive Cannabis-Ecosystems Widens Therapy Options for Patients and Enables Innovations - Sebastian Bloete, Sales Director Europe, Cantourage

Round-Table Discussions

Engage with the speakers in extended Q&A sessions to dive deeper into the topics:

Europe and Beyond: Plugging in to the Global Cannabis Supply Chain - Aimon Kopera, CEO, Geneomics Global


Learning's from the Danish Pilot Program: Legalization of Medical Cannabis, and Insights on Becoming a Key Supplier for Europe - Thomas Schnegelsberg, Co‑Founder & CEO, Stenocare


Topic to be confirmed soon - Robert Noveski, Founder & CEO, Sinceritas


Expanding the Prescriber and Patient Base Together: Successful Treatment Evidence as Growth Engine for the Entire Industry - Marcel Korfmacher, Associate Director International Sales & Business Development, Aurora Europe

Round-Table Discussions

Engage with the speakers in extended Q&A sessions to dive deeper into the topics:

Europe and Beyond: Plugging in to the Global Cannabis Supply Chain - Aimon Kopera, CEO, Geneomics Global


Learning's from the Danish Pilot Program: Legalization of Medical Cannabis, and Insights on Becoming a Key Supplier for Europe - Thomas Schnegelsberg, Co‑Founder & CEO, Stenocare


Topic to be confirmed soon - Robert Noveski, Founder & CEO, Sinceritas


Expanding the Prescriber and Patient Base Together: Successful Treatment Evidence as Growth Engine for the Entire Industry - Marcel Korfmacher, Associate Director International Sales & Business Development, Aurora Europe

Round-Table Discussions

Engage with the speakers in extended Q&A sessions to dive deeper into the topics:

Future Dynamics of the Global Cannabis Industry After the Pandemic - David Traylor, Senior Managing Director, Golden Eagle Partners


Topic to be confirmed soon - Alessandro Oliveri, President, Igrox


How do the North American and European medical cannabis markets compare to each other? - Daniel Swasbrook, EVP, President Jushi Europe, Jushi Holdings


What are some of Portugal's cannabis laws? - Joao Gama, Partner, Gama Glória

Round-Table Discussions

Engage with the speakers in extended Q&A sessions to dive deeper into the topics:

Future Dynamics of the Global Cannabis Industry After the Pandemic - David Traylor, Senior Managing Director, Golden Eagle Partners


Topic to be confirmed soon - Alessandro Oliveri, President, Igrox


How do the North American and European medical cannabis markets compare to each other? - Daniel Swasbrook, EVP, President Jushi Europe, Jushi Holdings


What are some of Portugal's cannabis laws? - Joao Gama, Partner, Gama Glória

Round-Table Discussions

Engage with the speakers in extended Q&A sessions to dive deeper into the topics:

Dosing: Where Does The Responsibility Lie? - Bradley Moore, CEO, Global Cannabis Applications Corporation


Medical Cannabis Genetics: From Seed to Product - Dr. Arnon Heyman, CEO, Canonic


Where are the business opportunities of Israel medical cannabis exports in the UK industry? - Tamir Gedo, Board Member, BOL Pharma

Round-Table Discussions

Engage with the speakers in extended Q&A sessions to dive deeper into the topics:

Dosing: Where Does The Responsibility Lie? - Bradley Moore, CEO, Global Cannabis Applications Corporation


Medical Cannabis Genetics: From Seed to Product - Dr. Arnon Heyman, CEO, Canonic


Where are the business opportunities of Israel medical cannabis exports in the UK industry? - Tamir Gedo, Board Member, BOL Pharma

13:15

Lunch with Networking

14:45

Cannabis in Switzerland: How a Pioneering Market is in Danger of Falling Behind

  • Pioneering role in the European cannabis market
  • Federalist structures lead to barriers to market entry
  • The importance of Switzerland for the international cannabis market

Marco Hoffmann

CEO
Swiss Gate
Switzerland

This session is in English

Cannabis in Switzerland: How a Pioneering Market is in Danger of Falling Behind

  • Pioneering role in the European cannabis market
  • Federalist structures lead to barriers to market entry
  • The importance of Switzerland for the international cannabis market

Marco Hoffmann

CEO
Swiss Gate
Switzerland

This session is in English

15:00

Import of Medical Cannabis Products into the German Supply Chain: Pros/Cons of Emerging Markets

  • TBA

Gillian Winkler

Head of Business Devlopment
PS Pharma Service
Germany

This session is in English

Import of Medical Cannabis Products into the German Supply Chain: Pros/Cons of Emerging Markets

  • TBA

Gillian Winkler

Head of Business Devlopment
PS Pharma Service
Germany

This session is in English

Overview of the Polish Hemp & Cannabis Market: Analysis of Market Competitiveness in Comparison to other EU States

  • Presentation of changes in the hemp market in Poland and the EU in recent years
  • Assessment of differences and similarities in hemp law in the EU and US / Canada
  • Opportunities for the development of the hemp market and legal regulations in Poland
  • Can Poland become the door to the hemp market in the European Union?

Patrycja Bartosz-Burdiak

CEO
Orbis Cannabis
Poland

This session is in English

Overview of the Polish Hemp & Cannabis Market: Analysis of Market Competitiveness in Comparison to other EU States

  • Presentation of changes in the hemp market in Poland and the EU in recent years
  • Assessment of differences and similarities in hemp law in the EU and US / Canada
  • Opportunities for the development of the hemp market and legal regulations in Poland
  • Can Poland become the door to the hemp market in the European Union?

Patrycja Bartosz-Burdiak

CEO
Orbis Cannabis
Poland

This session is in English

The Status of EU Harmonisation on CBD

  • A regulatory look at restrictions on importing and exporting cannabis in EU and non-EU countries within Europe
  • Examining whether the Kanavape case has had the expected effect on hemp and CBD
  • Discussing importing opportunities from countries outside of Europe

Anthony Traurig

Legal Analyst
CBD‑Intel
Spain

This session is in English

The Status of EU Harmonisation on CBD

  • A regulatory look at restrictions on importing and exporting cannabis in EU and non-EU countries within Europe
  • Examining whether the Kanavape case has had the expected effect on hemp and CBD
  • Discussing importing opportunities from countries outside of Europe

Anthony Traurig

Legal Analyst
CBD‑Intel
Spain

This session is in English

Farm to Pharma: Cultivating Pharmaceutical A-grade Cannabis for Pharmaceutical Products in Israeli and European Landscapes

  • Best practices in Israel cultivation
  • International regulations
  • Sourced pharmaceutical-grade products

Oren Shuster

Founder
IM Cannabis
Israel

This session is in English

Farm to Pharma: Cultivating Pharmaceutical A-grade Cannabis for Pharmaceutical Products in Israeli and European Landscapes

  • Best practices in Israel cultivation
  • International regulations
  • Sourced pharmaceutical-grade products

Oren Shuster

Founder
IM Cannabis
Israel

This session is in English

15:15

The German Way to Medical and Recreational Cannabis

  • How medical cannabis has been established in Germany and what are the pitfalls in the regulatory framework?
  • Recreational Cannabis: what is planned in Germany by the new government?
  • How will the supply be ensured without infringement of international agreements?

Peter Homberg

Partner
Dentons Europe
Germany

This session is in English

The German Way to Medical and Recreational Cannabis

  • How medical cannabis has been established in Germany and what are the pitfalls in the regulatory framework?
  • Recreational Cannabis: what is planned in Germany by the new government?
  • How will the supply be ensured without infringement of international agreements?

Peter Homberg

Partner
Dentons Europe
Germany

This session is in English

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What Makes Portugal the Best Location to Look for your Cultivation Partner

  • Peculiarities of cultivating medical cannabis in Europe
  • Complexity of medical cannabis supply
  • Aspects to pay attention to cannabis importers and distributors

Hanna Hlushchenko

Business Development Director
Cannexpor Pharma
Portugal

This session is in English

What Makes Portugal the Best Location to Look for your Cultivation Partner

  • Peculiarities of cultivating medical cannabis in Europe
  • Complexity of medical cannabis supply
  • Aspects to pay attention to cannabis importers and distributors

Hanna Hlushchenko

Business Development Director
Cannexpor Pharma
Portugal

This session is in English

Cannabis Genetics, Entourage Effect and Customer Experience: Breeding for Best-Seller Strains

  • Breeding for high-value cannabis strains and hybrids
  • The importance of cannabinoids and terpenes profile
  • The company operates a unique genetics R&D facility
  • The company operates the leading cannabis nursery in Israel

Noam Chehanovsky

CSO
RCK Medical Cannabis
Israel

This session is in English

Cannabis Genetics, Entourage Effect and Customer Experience: Breeding for Best-Seller Strains

  • Breeding for high-value cannabis strains and hybrids
  • The importance of cannabinoids and terpenes profile
  • The company operates a unique genetics R&D facility
  • The company operates the leading cannabis nursery in Israel

Noam Chehanovsky

CSO
RCK Medical Cannabis
Israel

This session is in English

15:45

Yes we Cannabis: Scenarios of Legalization in Germany

  • What model do we expect
  • What is the timeline and the drivers
  • What are the consequences for the medical market

Finn Hänsel

Founder & Managing Director
Sanity Group
Germany

This session is in English

Yes we Cannabis: Scenarios of Legalization in Germany

  • What model do we expect
  • What is the timeline and the drivers
  • What are the consequences for the medical market

Finn Hänsel

Founder & Managing Director
Sanity Group
Germany

This session is in English

How Belgium & Luxembourg are Shaping Tomorrow's Industry by Building Bridges Between the Tobacco and the Cannabis Industry

  • Legal framework implemented in Belgium in 2019 and the consequences on the local market
  • Launching your brand on the market in Belgium in comparison with other current legal frameworks in Europe
  • Differences between the French administration and the European Institutions regarding CBD flowers

Cyril Herben

Managing Partner
Buddy Belgium
Belgium

This session is in English

How Belgium & Luxembourg are Shaping Tomorrow's Industry by Building Bridges Between the Tobacco and the Cannabis Industry

  • Legal framework implemented in Belgium in 2019 and the consequences on the local market
  • Launching your brand on the market in Belgium in comparison with other current legal frameworks in Europe
  • Differences between the French administration and the European Institutions regarding CBD flowers

Cyril Herben

Managing Partner
Buddy Belgium
Belgium

This session is in English

Nobody Expects the Spanish Regulazion

  • Update of the licensing system for the EUGMP production of medicinal cannabis in Spain
  • New developments for the establishment of a medicinal cannabis access program in Spain
  • Medical evidence is key for the adoption of medicinal cannabis by the Spanish healthcare service

Guillermo Moreno-Sanz

Global Scientific Director
Khiron
Spain

This session is in English

Nobody Expects the Spanish Regulazion

  • Update of the licensing system for the EUGMP production of medicinal cannabis in Spain
  • New developments for the establishment of a medicinal cannabis access program in Spain
  • Medical evidence is key for the adoption of medicinal cannabis by the Spanish healthcare service

Guillermo Moreno-Sanz

Global Scientific Director
Khiron
Spain

This session is in English

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16:15

Coffee Break with Networking

16:45

Legalization in Europe

  • Legal framework for cannabis (medical cannabis, recreational cannabis, cosmetics, novel food)
  • European case studies on medical cannabis
  • Outlook on legalization of recreational cannabis in Europe

Franziska Katterbach

President
Khiron Life Sciences Europe
Germany

This session is in English

Legalization in Europe

  • Legal framework for cannabis (medical cannabis, recreational cannabis, cosmetics, novel food)
  • European case studies on medical cannabis
  • Outlook on legalization of recreational cannabis in Europe

Franziska Katterbach

President
Khiron Life Sciences Europe
Germany

This session is in English

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Medicalization of Vaporization Technology in the Cannabis Industry

  • Medical advice for a unique formulation
  • Inhalation benefits
  • New delivery method

Avihu Tamir

CEO
Kanabo Group
Israel

This session is in English

Medicalization of Vaporization Technology in the Cannabis Industry

  • Medical advice for a unique formulation
  • Inhalation benefits
  • New delivery method

Avihu Tamir

CEO
Kanabo Group
Israel

This session is in English

17:15

Round-Table Discussions

Engage with the speakers in extended Q&A sessions to dive deeper into the topics:

Cannabis in Switzerland: How a Pioneering Market is in Danger of Falling Behind - Marco Hoffmann, CEO, Swiss Gate


Import of Medical Cannabis Products into the German Supply Chain: Pros/Cons of Emerging Markets - Gillian Winkler, Head of Business Devlopment, PS Pharma Service


The German Way to Medical and Recreational Cannabis - Peter Homberg, Partner, Dentons Europe


Yes we Cannabis: Scenarios of Legalization in Germany - Finn Hänsel, Founder & Managing Director, Sanity Group


Legalization in Europe - Franziska Katterbach, President, Khiron Life Sciences Europe

Round-Table Discussions

Engage with the speakers in extended Q&A sessions to dive deeper into the topics:

Cannabis in Switzerland: How a Pioneering Market is in Danger of Falling Behind - Marco Hoffmann, CEO, Swiss Gate


Import of Medical Cannabis Products into the German Supply Chain: Pros/Cons of Emerging Markets - Gillian Winkler, Head of Business Devlopment, PS Pharma Service


The German Way to Medical and Recreational Cannabis - Peter Homberg, Partner, Dentons Europe


Yes we Cannabis: Scenarios of Legalization in Germany - Finn Hänsel, Founder & Managing Director, Sanity Group


Legalization in Europe - Franziska Katterbach, President, Khiron Life Sciences Europe

Round-Table Discussions

Engage with the speakers in extended Q&A sessions to dive deeper into the topics:

Can the Polish hemp and cannabis market match up to other EU markets' competitiveness? - Patrycja Bartosz-Burdiak, CEO, Orbis Cannabis


How Belgium & Luxembourg are Shaping Tomorrow's Industry by Building Bridges Between the Tobacco and the Cannabis Industry - Cyril Herben, Managing Partner, Buddy Belgium

Round-Table Discussions

Engage with the speakers in extended Q&A sessions to dive deeper into the topics:

Can the Polish hemp and cannabis market match up to other EU markets' competitiveness? - Patrycja Bartosz-Burdiak, CEO, Orbis Cannabis


How Belgium & Luxembourg are Shaping Tomorrow's Industry by Building Bridges Between the Tobacco and the Cannabis Industry - Cyril Herben, Managing Partner, Buddy Belgium

Round-Table Discussions

Engage with the speakers in extended Q&A sessions to dive deeper into the topics:

The Status of EU Harmonisation on CBD - Anthony Traurig, Legal Analyst, CBD‑Intel


What Makes Portugal the Best Location to Look for your Cultivation Partner - Hanna Hlushchenko, Business Development Director, Cannexpor Pharma


Nobody Expects the Spanish Regulazion - Guillermo Moreno-Sanz, Global Scientific Director, Khiron

Round-Table Discussions

Engage with the speakers in extended Q&A sessions to dive deeper into the topics:

The Status of EU Harmonisation on CBD - Anthony Traurig, Legal Analyst, CBD‑Intel


What Makes Portugal the Best Location to Look for your Cultivation Partner - Hanna Hlushchenko, Business Development Director, Cannexpor Pharma


Nobody Expects the Spanish Regulazion - Guillermo Moreno-Sanz, Global Scientific Director, Khiron

Round-Table Discussions

Engage with the speakers in extended Q&A sessions to dive deeper into the topics:

How can we cultivate pharmaceutical A-grade cannabis for pharmaceutical products in Israel and wider Europe? - Oren Shuster, Founder, IM Cannabis


Cannabis Genetics, Entourage Effect and Customer Experience: Breeding for Best-Seller Strains - Noam Chehanovsky, CSO, RCK Medical Cannabis


Medicalization of Vaporization Technology in the Cannabis Industry - Avihu Tamir, CEO, Kanabo Group

Round-Table Discussions

Engage with the speakers in extended Q&A sessions to dive deeper into the topics:

How can we cultivate pharmaceutical A-grade cannabis for pharmaceutical products in Israel and wider Europe? - Oren Shuster, Founder, IM Cannabis


Cannabis Genetics, Entourage Effect and Customer Experience: Breeding for Best-Seller Strains - Noam Chehanovsky, CSO, RCK Medical Cannabis


Medicalization of Vaporization Technology in the Cannabis Industry - Avihu Tamir, CEO, Kanabo Group

18:00

Summary of the First Day of the Conference and Projects Introduction

18:15

Evening Reception

Engage in exciting conversations. Strengthen your network after a day full of knowledge sharing, groundbreaking presentations, and interesting conversations. Join delegates and speakers in the relaxed atmosphere of the event venue.

This session is in English

WEDNESDAY, JUNE 15TH

9:00

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9:15

Cannabis Legalization: A Flashlight on Current Developments in Germany

  • Short status quo of political discussions
  • Crucial drivers of a successful legalization
  • Timeline assessment and what needs to be done
  • Lessons learned from Canada and some states within USA

Benedikt Sons

CEO & Co‑Founder
Cansativa
Germany

This session is in English

9:45

Legalization in Europe, Business and Market Development

No topics have been added to this session yet

Paul Steckler

GM International
Canopy Growth
United Kingdom

This session is in English

10:15

Coffee Break with Networking

10:45

Our Journey to Develop: VIVA Healthy Hemp Swiss Chocolates

  • Regulatory compliance & novel foods
  • Our innovations: Superfood, CBD, THC
  • What next?

Francis Scanlan

Managing Director & Founder
Cloud 9 Switzerland
Switzerland

This session is in English

Our Journey to Develop: VIVA Healthy Hemp Swiss Chocolates

  • Regulatory compliance & novel foods
  • Our innovations: Superfood, CBD, THC
  • What next?

Francis Scanlan

Managing Director & Founder
Cloud 9 Switzerland
Switzerland

This session is in English

Starting a Medical Cannabis Business in Denmark

  • TBA

Ayman Galbeed

COO
Cannabis International
Denmark

This session is in English

Starting a Medical Cannabis Business in Denmark

  • TBA

Ayman Galbeed

COO
Cannabis International
Denmark

This session is in English

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Cannabis: The Pharmaceutical Industry of 21st Century

  • Clinical studies: The key for the pharmaceutical arena
  • Precise cannabis products and delivery methods: Technology and advantages
  • Think global act local: Techtransfer for the local cannabis market
  • Overview of over 15 years of clinical studies
  • Safety and efficacy of medical cannabis: The importance of precise products

Avinoam Sapir

CEO
Tikun‑Olam Cannbit Pharmaceuticals
Israel

Lihi Schleider

R&D Manager
Tikun‑Olam Cannbit Pharmaceuticals
Israel

This session is in English

Avinoam Sapir

CEO
Tikun‑Olam Cannbit Pharmaceuticals
Israel

Cannabis: The Pharmaceutical Industry of 21st Century

  • Clinical studies: The key for the pharmaceutical arena
  • Precise cannabis products and delivery methods: Technology and advantages
  • Think global act local: Techtransfer for the local cannabis market
  • Overview of over 15 years of clinical studies
  • Safety and efficacy of medical cannabis: The importance of precise products
This session is in English

Lihi Schleider

R&D Manager
Tikun‑Olam Cannbit Pharmaceuticals
Israel

11:15

Data Analysis for a Growing European Hemp Market: How Fast is it Actually Growing?

  • History of the European hemp sector
  • The work of EIHA and data analysis of the industry
  • Outlook, future trends and market opportunities

Daniel Kruse

President
European Industrial Hemp Association (EIHA)
Germany

Lorenza Romanese

Managing Director
European Industrial Hemp Association (EIHA)
Germany

This session is in English

Daniel Kruse

President
European Industrial Hemp Association (EIHA)
Germany

Data Analysis for a Growing European Hemp Market: How Fast is it Actually Growing?

  • History of the European hemp sector
  • The work of EIHA and data analysis of the industry
  • Outlook, future trends and market opportunities
This session is in English

Lorenza Romanese

Managing Director
European Industrial Hemp Association (EIHA)
Germany

Beyond Cannabis Investing

  • The cannabis investors generating spectacular returns by crossing into psychedelics

Henri Sant-Cassia

Fund Manager
The Conscious Fund
United Kingdom

This session is in English

Beyond Cannabis Investing

  • The cannabis investors generating spectacular returns by crossing into psychedelics

Henri Sant-Cassia

Fund Manager
The Conscious Fund
United Kingdom

This session is in English

Industrial Hemp in a Constantly Growing Economy and its Legislative Challenges

  • The necessary protection of made in Europe
  • The need to develop new genetics
  • Carbon stock in relation to cultivated fields

Rachele Invernizzi

CEO
South Hemp Tecno
Italy

This session is in English

Industrial Hemp in a Constantly Growing Economy and its Legislative Challenges

  • The necessary protection of made in Europe
  • The need to develop new genetics
  • Carbon stock in relation to cultivated fields

Rachele Invernizzi

CEO
South Hemp Tecno
Italy

This session is in English

2021 - Changes in the Cannabis Business: The Story, the Hype, Real Life and COVID-19

  • Present and future trends in the global cannabis industry
  • Global outlook for the cannabis industry

Roei Zerahia

Faculty Member at Shankar
Former CEO & Co‑Founder at Canndoc Pharma
Israel

This session is in English

2021 - Changes in the Cannabis Business: The Story, the Hype, Real Life and COVID-19

  • Present and future trends in the global cannabis industry
  • Global outlook for the cannabis industry

Roei Zerahia

Faculty Member at Shankar
Former CEO & Co‑Founder at Canndoc Pharma
Israel

This session is in English

11:45

Standardized Cultivation of Cannabis

  • The problem of chronic wounds
  • The anti-inflammatory effects of cannabis compounds
  • The TCBM (topical cannabis-based medicines)

John Hoff

Co‑ Founder & Director Europe
Kensana
Germany

This session is in English

Standardized Cultivation of Cannabis

  • The problem of chronic wounds
  • The anti-inflammatory effects of cannabis compounds
  • The TCBM (topical cannabis-based medicines)

John Hoff

Co‑ Founder & Director Europe
Kensana
Germany

This session is in English

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The Nutraceutical Effect of the 21st Century Cannabis

  • The 2018 medical cannabis legalization in Portugal
  • The Portuguese hemp industry before and after the "MedCann" legalization
  • A perspective of the future common ground for Industrial, medical and adult use cannabis in Portugal and Europe

Humberto J. Nogueira

Vice‑President
Association of Industrial Hemp Traders of Portugal
Portugal

This session is in English

The Nutraceutical Effect of the 21st Century Cannabis

  • The 2018 medical cannabis legalization in Portugal
  • The Portuguese hemp industry before and after the "MedCann" legalization
  • A perspective of the future common ground for Industrial, medical and adult use cannabis in Portugal and Europe

Humberto J. Nogueira

Vice‑President
Association of Industrial Hemp Traders of Portugal
Portugal

This session is in English

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12:15

Round-Table Discussions

Engage with the speakers in extended Q&A sessions to dive deeper into the topics:

Our Journey to Develop: VIVA Healthy Hemp Swiss Chocolates - Francis Scanlan, Managing Director & Founder, Cloud 9 Switzerland


Data Analysis for a Growing European Hemp Market: How Fast is it Actually Growing? - Daniel Kruse, President, European Industrial Hemp Association (EIHA) and Lorenza Romanese, Managing Director, European Industrial Hemp Association (EIHA)


Standardized Cultivation of Cannabis - John Hoff, Co‑ Founder & Director Europe, Kensana

Round-Table Discussions

Engage with the speakers in extended Q&A sessions to dive deeper into the topics:

Our Journey to Develop: VIVA Healthy Hemp Swiss Chocolates - Francis Scanlan, Managing Director & Founder, Cloud 9 Switzerland


Data Analysis for a Growing European Hemp Market: How Fast is it Actually Growing? - Daniel Kruse, President, European Industrial Hemp Association (EIHA) and Lorenza Romanese, Managing Director, European Industrial Hemp Association (EIHA)


Standardized Cultivation of Cannabis - John Hoff, Co‑ Founder & Director Europe, Kensana

Round-Table Discussions

Engage with the speakers in extended Q&A sessions to dive deeper into the topics:

Cannabis Legalization: A Flashlight on Current Developments in Germany - Benedikt Sons, CEO & Co‑Founder, Cansativa


Starting a Medical Cannabis Business in Denmark - Ayman Galbeed, COO, Cannabis International


Beyond Cannabis Investing - Henri Sant-Cassia, Fund Manager, The Conscious Fund

Round-Table Discussions

Engage with the speakers in extended Q&A sessions to dive deeper into the topics:

Cannabis Legalization: A Flashlight on Current Developments in Germany - Benedikt Sons, CEO & Co‑Founder, Cansativa


Starting a Medical Cannabis Business in Denmark - Ayman Galbeed, COO, Cannabis International


Beyond Cannabis Investing - Henri Sant-Cassia, Fund Manager, The Conscious Fund

Round-Table Discussions

Engage with the speakers in extended Q&A sessions to dive deeper into the topics:

What are the legislative challenges of the industrial hemp industry? - Rachele Invernizzi, CEO, South Hemp Tecno


The Nutraceutical Effect of the 21st Century Cannabis - Humberto J. Nogueira, Vice‑President, Association of Industrial Hemp Traders of Portugal

Round-Table Discussions

Engage with the speakers in extended Q&A sessions to dive deeper into the topics:

What are the legislative challenges of the industrial hemp industry? - Rachele Invernizzi, CEO, South Hemp Tecno


The Nutraceutical Effect of the 21st Century Cannabis - Humberto J. Nogueira, Vice‑President, Association of Industrial Hemp Traders of Portugal

Round-Table Discussions

Engage with the speakers in extended Q&A sessions to dive deeper into the topics:

Legalization in Europe, Business and Market Development - Paul Steckler, GM International, Canopy Growth


Cannabis: The Pharmaceutical Industry of 21st Century - Avinoam Sapir, CEO, Tikun‑Olam Cannbit Pharmaceuticals and Lihi Schleider, R&D Manager, Tikun‑Olam Cannbit Pharmaceuticals


How has cannabis business changed since 2021? - Roei Zerahia, Faculty Member at Shankar, Former CEO & Co‑Founder at Canndoc Pharma

Round-Table Discussions

Engage with the speakers in extended Q&A sessions to dive deeper into the topics:

Legalization in Europe, Business and Market Development - Paul Steckler, GM International, Canopy Growth


Cannabis: The Pharmaceutical Industry of 21st Century - Avinoam Sapir, CEO, Tikun‑Olam Cannbit Pharmaceuticals and Lihi Schleider, R&D Manager, Tikun‑Olam Cannbit Pharmaceuticals


How has cannabis business changed since 2021? - Roei Zerahia, Faculty Member at Shankar, Former CEO & Co‑Founder at Canndoc Pharma

13:00

Lunch with Networking

14:30

Benefits of Obtaining EU-GMP and FDA-approved Active Pharmaceutical Ingredients (APIs)

  • Advancements in medical cannabis delivery technologies
  • Expanding beyond smoked pot
  • Innovative consumers

Miles Wright

CEO
Averix Bio
USA

This session is in English

15:00

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15:30

Round-Table Discussions

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What are the benefits of obtaining EU-GMP and FDA-approved APIs? - Miles Wright, CEO, Averix Bio

Round-Table Discussions

Engage with the speakers in extended Q&A sessions to dive deeper into the topics:

What are the benefits of obtaining EU-GMP and FDA-approved APIs? - Miles Wright, CEO, Averix Bio

16:15

End of the Conference with Summary

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