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Best Practices from Production to Distribution, Regulation and Business Strategy
Target Group

Leaders along the medical cannabis and hemp value chain from industries such as Growers, Cultivators, Dispensaries, Retail, Infused product manufacturers, Pharma, Healthcare and Investors

Key Topics
  • Manufacturing Best Practices
  • Cultivation Best Practices
  • Best Practices in the Production Process
  • New industry Developments
  • CBD and THC Innovations
  • Legalization in Asia
  • Business Development
  • Market Development
  • Marketing Strategies
  • Mergers and Acquisitions

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WEDNESDAY, MARCH 23RD

9:00 am

Conference Opening by the Organizer and Welcome to the Chairman of the Event

Pornprasith Tik Sibunruang

CEO
88 Cannatek
Thailand

This session is in English

9:15 am

Avinoam Sapir

CEO
Tikun‑Olam Cannbit Pharmaceuticals
Israel

Cannabis: The Pharmaceutical Industry of the 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

10:00 am

Benefits of Obtaining EU-GMP and FDA-Approved Active Pharmaceutical Ingredients (APIs) for the Asian Markets

  • The avient strategy - putting consumer safety in the DNA
  • Who are you - compliance defines clients or vice versa?
  • Botanical compliance - oxymoronic?
  • The weight - challenges of pleasing multiple regulatory authorities
  • What they don’t tell you

Kevin Rudolph

Business Development Director
Averix Bio
USA

This session is in English

10:30 am

Sourcing Asian Hemp for the European Market: Where is the Potential?

  • Situation surrounding European cannabis and hemp market
  • How Asian hemp is currently sourced to meet Europe's needs
  • Future opportunities for the Asian hemp export industry

Daniel Kruse

President
European Industrial Hemp Association (EIHA)
Germany

This session is in English

11:00 am

Coffee Break with Networking

11:30 am

The Future of Cannabis Extraction: How to Scale Solventless and Introduce Vapor-Static Extraction Technology

  • Unit economics of production, scalability, compliance, and safety.
  • Description of vapor-static solventless extraction and vaporization of cannabinoids/terpenes
  • Focus on specific advantages to processors in the Asia-Pacific region

Jacqueline McGrane

Senior VP Business Development
Boulder Creek Technologies
USA

This session is in English

11:45 am

Vaughn Graham

CEO
Hempagoda
Thailand

How to Incorporate Cannabinoids into End Consumer Products

  • Processes and challenges of CBD to CPG
  • Water-soluble ​emulsion technology for infusing functional ​ingredients into food, beverage, supplement, ​and personal care products
  • The gap between cannabis and mainstream CPG by providing a homogenous, stable, bioavailable food-safe ingredient that is shelf-stable, easy to integrate, scalable, proven in the market, and all with no cannabis taste or smell
  • Better solutions for the producer. A better product for the consumer. A better life
This session is in English
Tim O'Neill

VP International Markets
Sorse
United Kingdom

12:00 pm

JuicyFields and Crowdgrowing, and its Opportunities in Asia

  • What is JuicyFields, what we do and how it works?
  • Crowdgrowing - an innovative business model
  • JuicyFields opportunities in Asia

Thomas Stieger

Investor Relations
Juicy Holdings
Netherlands

This session is in English

12:15 pm

Round-Table Discussions

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

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


What are the Benefits of Obtaining TGA-Certified APIs? - Kevin Rudolph, Business Development Director, Averix Bio


The Future of Cannabis Extraction: How to Scale Solventless and Introduce Vapor-Static Extraction Technology - Jacqueline McGrane, Senior VP Business Development, Boulder Creek Technologies


How to Incorporate Cannabinoids into End Consumer Products - Vaughn Graham, CEO, Hempagoda and Tim O'Neill, VP International Markets, Sorse

Round-Table Discussions

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

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


What are the Benefits of Obtaining TGA-Certified APIs? - Kevin Rudolph, Business Development Director, Averix Bio


The Future of Cannabis Extraction: How to Scale Solventless and Introduce Vapor-Static Extraction Technology - Jacqueline McGrane, Senior VP Business Development, Boulder Creek Technologies


How to Incorporate Cannabinoids into End Consumer Products - Vaughn Graham, CEO, Hempagoda and Tim O'Neill, VP International Markets, Sorse

1:15 pm

Lunch with Networking

2:45 pm

"The Green Light": From Schedule IV to the Thai Doctor's Office and How Laos, Cambodia are Jumping on the Bandwagon

  • Cannabinoids: from schedule IV to the doctor's office
  • Thailand's struggle with regulating the hemp industry
  • Countries in the region jumping on the bandwagon: Laos and Cambodia
  • Hemp as the new cash crop for Southeast Asia

Paul Crosio

Partner
Silk Legal
Thailand

This session is in English

3:15 pm

Opportunities and Challenges in the Asia Pacific Cannabis Business

  • How to overcome challenges and capture opportunities in this emerging market?
  • Creating synergy between local partner and international player in the Asia Pacific cannabis market
  • Asia Pacific as the global supplier of cannabinoids and high-value plant based therapeutic compounds
Thanin Srisethi

CEO/Director
DOD Biotech/Siam Herbal Tech
Thailand/USA

Yung Tan

CEO/Director
MFUSED Group/Siam Herbal Tech
Thailand/USA

Phillip Yin

Director of Strategy and Communications
Oleo Life
Thailand/USA

This session is in English

3:45 pm

Achieving Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) Through Industrial Hemp in Malaysia

  • How US and Canada CBD products differ from local ones
  • Local production as a game-changer
  • The Chinese and Hong Kong CBD market looking ahead

Johan Mohamad

President
Malaysia HempTech Industrial Research Association (MHIRA)
Malaysia

This session is in English

4:15 pm

Coffee Break with Networking

4:45 pm

Regulation Roadblocks: What Lies Ahead for Import and Distribution of CBD Products in Japan?

  • Current regulations surrounding import and distribution of CBD products in Japan
  • Future opportunities for the Japanese market
  • Tips to export CBD products into Japan

Yuji Masataka

Executive Director
Green Zone Japan
Japan

This session is in English

5:15 pm

Round-Table Discussions

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

Opportunities and Challenges in the Asia Pacific Cannabis Business - Thanin Srisethi, CEO/Director, DOD Biotech/Siam Herbal Tech and Yung Tan, CEO/Director, MFUSED Group/Siam Herbal Tech and Phillip Yin, Director of Strategy and Communications, Oleo Life


How are countries in the Mekong region (Thailand, Laos and Cambodia) catching up with medical cannabis developments? - Paul Crosio, Partner, Silk Legal

Round-Table Discussions

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

Opportunities and Challenges in the Asia Pacific Cannabis Business - Thanin Srisethi, CEO/Director, DOD Biotech/Siam Herbal Tech and Yung Tan, CEO/Director, MFUSED Group/Siam Herbal Tech and Phillip Yin, Director of Strategy and Communications, Oleo Life


How are countries in the Mekong region (Thailand, Laos and Cambodia) catching up with medical cannabis developments? - Paul Crosio, Partner, Silk Legal

6:00 pm

Responsible Dispensation of Medical Cannabis: Transparency and Accountability at Scale using Blockchain Technology

  • Building a lawful distribution network
  • A network of more than 6600 practitioners in India
  • Blockchain to track the entire supply chain

Abhishek Mohan

Founder & CEO
Hempstreet
India

This session is in English

6:30 pm

Summary of the First Day of the Conference and Projects Introduction

6:45 pm

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

THURSDAY, MARCH 24TH

9:00 am

Conference Opening of the Second Day by the Organizer and Welcome to the Chairman

Pornprasith Tik Sibunruang

CEO
88 Cannatek
Thailand

This session is in English

9:15 am

The Impacts of Thailand's Emergence In the Cannabis Industry & the Rise of the Canna-Dollar

  • A kingly vision of the future
  • The wealthy farmers initiative
  • The rise of canna-dollar and the rotary dollar
  • Poverty reduction & social renewal
  • Strategic withdraw

Don Land

Chairman
Thai Cannabis Corporation
Thailand

This session is in English

9:45 am

Cannabis and Ayurveda: Rekindling the Age-old Relationship

  • What Ayurveda states about hemp?
  • How relevant is hemp In current times and how can it contribute towards healing the planet?
  • What are the possible research scope for cannabis?
  • How bright does future of hemp look?

Swathi Ramamurthy

Head of Research and Product Development
Herbal Chakra
India

This session is in English

10:00 am

Coffee Break with Networking

10:30 am

Legalization Outlook for the South Korean Cannabis Industry

  • Current status of cannabis legalization in Korea
  • What to expect in the coming years in the Korean cannabis industry
  • TCC's role in opening the Korean cannabis market

Hong Kyun Noh

Senior Manager
The Collective C
South Korea

This session is in English

11:00 am

Evidence-based Approach to Cannabinoid-Based Products: Case Study in the Field of Women's Health

  • Pharmaceutical standards in the medical cannabis market
  • The promising potential of cannabinoids & women's health

Yotam Hod

CEO & Co‑Founder
Gynica
Israel

This session is in English

11:15 am

Cannabis in India: Its Historic Past and its Glorious Future

  • History of India's hemp and medical cannabis industry from regulatory and research points of view
  • BOHECO's work in changing and shaping the local industry
  • What the future holds for traditional medicine (Ayurveda)

Jahan Peston Jamas

Co‑Founder and Director ‑ Strategy & Collaborations
Bombay Hemp Company (BOHECO)
India

This session is in English

11:45 am

Round-Table Discussions

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

The Impacts of Thailand's Emergence In the Cannabis Industry & the Rise of the Canna-Dollar - Don Land, Chairman, Thai Cannabis Corporation


Cannabis and Ayurveda: Rekindling the Age-old Relationship - Swathi Ramamurthy, Head of Research and Product Development, Herbal Chakra


Legalization Outlook for the South Korean Cannabis Industry - Hong Kyun Noh, Senior Manager, The Collective C


Evidence-based Approach to Cannabinoid-Based Products: Case Study in the Field of Women's Health - Yotam Hod, CEO & Co‑Founder, Gynica

Round-Table Discussions

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

The Impacts of Thailand's Emergence In the Cannabis Industry & the Rise of the Canna-Dollar - Don Land, Chairman, Thai Cannabis Corporation


Cannabis and Ayurveda: Rekindling the Age-old Relationship - Swathi Ramamurthy, Head of Research and Product Development, Herbal Chakra


Legalization Outlook for the South Korean Cannabis Industry - Hong Kyun Noh, Senior Manager, The Collective C


Evidence-based Approach to Cannabinoid-Based Products: Case Study in the Field of Women's Health - Yotam Hod, CEO & Co‑Founder, Gynica

12:30 pm

Lunch with Networking

2:30 pm

Sustainability within the Nepalese Hemp Ecosystem and its Impacts on Global Exports

  • Introduction to the hemp industry in Nepal
  • Sustainability within the ecosystem and how it impacts global exports
  • Future market opportunities for Nepalese hemp

Dhiraj K. Shah

Founder and CEO
Shah Hemp Inno‑Ventures (SHIV)
Nepal

This session is in English

3:00 pm

Opportunities for the Chinese Hemp and CBD Industry: What Lies Ahead?

  • Background of Chinese hemp and CBD industry
  • Strengths and challenges
  • Opportunities lying ahead for industry players

Cari Zhang

Vice‑President
Hemp CBD China (HCC) / Asia‑Pacific CBD Union
China

This session is in English

3:30 pm

Advancing the Mongolian Hemp Industry: Developing Local CBD Strains for the Global Market

  • Introduction to Mongolia's hemp industry
  • Developing local CBD strains and genetics for the global market
  • Collaboration with Kazakhstan, other Asian countries and future market opportunities

Anar Artur

CEO
Hemp Mongolia
Mongolia

This session is in English

4:00 pm

End of the Conference with Summary

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