June 8, 2018

9:00 AM – 7:00 PM


Expo Hall open between 10:00AM and 4:30PM


Full agenda below:

Friday, June 8


9:00am – 10:00am

reception area


Check-in and receive badges
Arrive early to avoid lines

10:00am - 10:15am

Main Stage

Opening Statements

Zach Sekar, L.A. Joint Ventures and Brian Mac Mahon, Expert Dojo

Welcome by L.A. Joint Ventures and Expert Dojo
Brian will introduce Expert Dojo and Zach will kick off the conference with a warm welcome and brief remarks about cannabis in Los Angeles in 2018.

10:15am - 10:45am

Main Stage

Law and Regulation

Joe Rogoway (Rogoway Law Group) and Steven Bradford (CA State Senator / Chairman CA State Banking Committee)

Moderator: Michael Miller


10:45am – 11:15am

Main Stage

Where it all Begins: The Grow

Chris Tosi (Pulse), Marcus Dixon (Green Dot Cultivation),

Moderator: Adam Gillman (F/ELD)

From Seed to Plant...
Growing and testing the world’s most interesting plant now involves advanced techniques, cutting-edge tools, and rapidly-evolving science.

11:15am - 12:00pm

Main Stage

Fireside Chat with Jason Pinsky

Jason Pinsky: Chief Cannabis Evangelist at Eaze

Moderator: Michael Miller, Host of The CannaBusiness Hour


12:00PM – 12:45pm

Expo Hall

Celebrity Licensing

Andrew Pitsicalis (Purple Haze Properties)


12:45PM – 1:30pm

Expo Hall

Lunch Break + Vendor Showcase


Pinches Tacos! 🌮
Treats and eats

1:30PM – 2:00pm

Main Stage

Social Equity

Karim Webb (4th Wave)

Social Justice and Cannabis Equity
Legislation and impact

2:00PM – 2:30pm

Main Stage

Crypto + Cannabis

Michael Wagner (Tokes Platform), Eugene Lopin (CHEX), Jessica VerSteeg (Paragon)

Moderator: Robert Schneider (Botana)

Exploring On-chain Cannabis Solutions
Founders from 3 exciting startups using Blockchain technology discuss the present and future of this technology and how it will advance the cannabis industry.

2:30PM – 3:15pm

Main Stage

Participating in the Green Rush

Michael Miller, Peter Vogel, Arleo Dordar

Moderator: Kristen Yoder

Smart Investment Strategies

3:15PM – 4:00pm

Main Stage

The CannaBusiness – Top 10 Marijuana Myths

Michael Miller


4:15PM – 5:00pm

Main Stage

Fireside Chat with Al Harrington

Al Harrington

Moderator: Elie Green (High Times)


5:00PM – 7:00pm


Cocktail Reception

Sponsored by Dash Radio, Purple Haze Properties, and The CannaBusiness Hour