Burns & Levinson’s 4th Annual State of the Cannabis Industry Conference
October 29 @ 9:00 am - 2:00 pm$49
The virtual conference will feature expert panels and Q&A sessions that explore critical issues in the multi-billion dollar cannabis industry including capital markets, M&A and investments, secured lending, workouts and restructurings, and developments in the hemp and CBD market. Highlights include:
• Keynote with Joseph Lusardi, CEO of Curaleaf, and Mitchell Kahn, co-founder and CEO of Grassroots, who will discuss Curaleaf’s landmark $830 million acquisition of Grassroots in July 2020, which created the world’s largest cannabis company. Curaleaf is a leading medical and wellness cannabis operator in the U.S.
• Q&A with Commissioner Steven Hoffman, Chairman of the Massachusetts Cannabis Control Commission, in an exclusive one-on-one interview with Frank A. Segall, co-chair of the Cannabis Business & Law Advisory Group at Burns & Levinson.
A post-conference event called “Capital Connection,” will match cannabis industry startups with investors looking for early-stage companies to potentially fund or mentor. Cannabis startups will be selected to present their companies in private 20-minute online meetings with capital providers from 2:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. on October 29. Emerging cannabis companies can apply here, with applications due by October 16.
Event sponsors include Burns & Levinson’s Cannabis Business & Law Advisory Group, Cohn Reznick, Hub International, GFA Federal Credit Union, Nucleus One, Green Check Verified, Paragon Payroll, and Elevate Northeast