FRIDAY, May 19th – Pre-Conference Workshops

12:30 – 4:00 pm

MMTC Showcase: Patient & Physician Education

Presented by Florida Licensed Medical Marijuana Treatment Centers

 

 

 

4:15 – 5:15 pm

Incorporating Medical Cannabis into Your Practice

Laurie Oliver, PA – CEO

Medical Marijuana Consultants of Florida

 

4:15 – 5:15 pm

Navigating the Maze of Medical Cannabis Research

Dr. Paul Carney, MD

Professor, Chief of Pediatric Neurology

University of North Carolina School of Medicine

 

5:30 – 7:00 pm

Welcome Reception & Open Networking

 

SATURDAY, May 20th – Opening Session

7:30 – 8:30 pm

Breakfast & Open Networking

 

8:30 – 10:00 am

Opening Session

Welcome

Dennis P. St. Pierre-Charles

Director of Programs

Florida Medical Cannabis Conference & Exhibition

Keynote

Bruce Barcott

Deputy Editor, Leafly.com

 

10:00 – 10:30 am

Refreshment Break & Open Networking

 

10:30 – 11:30 am

Medical Cannabis – Policy & Law

Florida: Past | Present | Future

Ron Watson

President & Senior Lobbyist, Watson Strategies

Cannabis & Legal Protection: Physicians, Patients & Industry

Michael Minardi, Esq.

Senior Partner, Minardi Law

 

11:30 – 12:30 am

Emerging Markets for Investment and New Product Adoption

Alexander Nachman

Cannabis Investment Analyst, Advocate, and Business Consultant

Pacific Cannabis Corp.

 

12:30 – 1:30 pm

Lunch Break & Open Networking

 

1:30 – 3:30 pm

SATURDAY MEDICAL SESSIONS:

The Function of Cannabinoids

Cannabis and the Aging Patient

Dr. Genester Wilson-King, MD

CEO and Medical Director – Victory Rejuvenation Center, Inc.

Emerging Cannabinoid Therapies

Dr. Paul Carney, MD

Professor, Chief of Pediatric Neurology

University of North Carolina School of Medicine

 

3:30 – 4:00 pm

Refreshment Break & Open Networking

 

4:00 – 5:30 pm

Administration of Cannabinoid Medicine

How to Effectively Order Cannabis for Qualified Patients in Florida

Dr. Mark Hashim, MD

Lead Physician – The Herbal Clinic, MD

Patient’s Perspective: Medical Cannabis for Cumulative PTSD

Tricia Zirit, RN, RYT

How Patients Consume Medical Cannabis

Dr. Malik Burnett, MD, MBA, MPH

Resident Physician, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health

 

5:30 – 7:00 pm

Networking Reception & Fundraiser

 

1:30 – 3:30 pm

SATURDAY CONCURRENT INDUSTRY SESSIONS:

Keynote

Pete Sessa

Chief Operating Officer

Florida Cannabis Coalition

Medical Cannabis & Money

Banking Marijuana-Related Businesses

Keith Bell, Jr., Esq.

Shareholder, Clark Partington Attorneys At Law

Scott Remington, Esq.

President & Managing Shareholder, Clark Partington Attorneys At Law

 

3:30 – 4:00 pm

Refreshment Break & Open Networking

 

4:00 – 5:30 pm

Medical Cannabis & Money (cont.)

Tax Structuring for Cannabis Business

Craig Smalley, MST, EA

‎Co-Founder & CEO at CWSEAPA® & Tax Crisis Center® ‎

The Business of Medical Cannabis

Inclusivity is an Art

Erik Range

CEO and founder of ART420, LLC

Board Chair, Minorities 4 Medical Marijuana

 

5:30 – 7:00 pm

Networking Reception & Fundraiser

 

SUNDAY, May 21st – Final Day

 

7:30 – 8:30 pm

Breakfast & Open Networking

 

8:30 – 10:30 am

MEDICAL SESSIONS: Clinical Applications

Cannabinoid Pharmacology: The Clinical Paradigm

Dr. Jenny Wilkins, NMD, CRA, AMC

CEO – Proprietor – Clinical Consultant

ageVital Pharmacy, Research & Wellness

Medical Cannabis Panel Discussion: Dosing

Moderated by Vipul Kabaria, MD

 

10:30 – 11:00 am

Refreshment Break & Open Networking

 

8:30 – 10:30 am

SUNDAY CONCURRENT INDUSTRY SESSIONS:

Learning from Cannabis Industry Successes & Challenges

Jeffrey Friedland

CEO – Friedland Global Capital Inc., INTIVA, Inc.

Entrepreneur Placeholder:

TBA After Legislative Session

 

10:30 – 11:00 am

Refreshment Break & Open Networking

 

11:00 am – 12:30 pm

Closing Session

Roundtable Discussion:

Advancing Medical Cannabis in Florida

Physicians, Patients, Industry, Advocacy, Consultants, Legislators

 

12:30 pm

Adjournment