NECANN’s New Jersey Cannabis Convention Coming to Atlantic City September 9-10

Innovation, opportunity, investment and inclusion highlight NJCANN programming

Atlantic City, New Jersey – The New Jersey Cannabis Convention is returning to the Atlantic City Convention Center for two days of cannabis business, networking, and education September 9-10, 2022. The event will mark the largest gathering of cannabis industry professionals, businesses, and advocacy groups ever in New Jersey In addition to an exhibit hall with over 120 companies, the event will feature two locally-focused education programming tracks concurrently running each day, giving attendees access to over 50 expert speakers covering every facet of the New Jersey cannabis market.

“We’re very excited to be back for our 3rd New Jersey Convention, it’s very exciting to see how much the maket has evolved since our first event in 2019”, said Marc Shepard, founder and President of NECANN. “In the spirt of inclusion and accessibility for all, we’re also very pleased to be able to announce that we are once again making ALL of our speaker content open to everyone who registers for the event at a cost of just $20 a day, a small fraction of what most cannabis industry events charge”.

Programming highlights include:

Chirali Patel, Founder of the Blaze Law Firm hosts a session called “Blooming in the Garden State”, a guide to navigating the challenging legal licencing process in New Jersey.

Jennifer Bassuk, an agricultural expert from Fluence Bioengineering leads a session for growers titled “What Cultivators Need to Know to Navigate New Jersey’s Burgeoning Cannabis Market”.

Jennifer Cabrera, Esq. of Vicente Sederberg LLP’s session, “X Marks the Spot: Which Garden State Municipalities Are Still in Play” covers all things municipal from municipality choice to property search, becoming a good community partner, and explains the steps for preparing a competitive local application.

“This convention is specifically designed for industry leaders, advocates, entrepreneurs, career and knowledge seekers, and the canna-curious to come together to learn and meet the people paving the way for the New Jersey cannabis industry,” said Marc Shepard, founder and President of NECANN. “With the cannabis industry heating up in the Mid-Atlantic, it’s also a timely opportunity for operating and new businesses alike to engage with and learn from consumers, promote their businesses, and their products.”

All programming details are available at:
Registration: Advance registration available at:
Location: Atlantic City Convention Center, 1 Convention Blvd, Atlantic City, NJ
Hours: Friday Sept 9th, 10am-5pm | Saturday Sept 10th, 10am-4pm
Admission: $20 for one-day pass; $35 for two-day pass; Children under 18 MUST be accompanied by an adult

Since 2015, NECANN has hosted the largest, most comprehensive Cannabis Industry event series in the nation. Our schedule includes conventions in New Jersey, New York, Boston, Maine, Vermont, Chicago, Virginia, and Connecticut, making it the largest series in the country. For more information: go to, email or call: 774-254-5073.