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This Friday: Canna-Day Tampa Bay Attracts Some Of The Biggest Names In The Cannabis Industry

Medical Marijuana Business Event in Tampa

TAMPA BAY, Fla., Aug. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Call for press credentials

The organizers of CannaBiz Day Orlando and CannaEd Day Boca Raton present CannaDay Tampa Bay, on Friday, August 22, 2014 from Noon - 6:00pm. The event serves as a networking platform and is aimed at educating those seeking entry into Florida's emerging medical marijuana market, while raising awareness for patients' rights to safe, quality care. Tickets can be purchased by going to www.FloridaCannabisCoalition.com or by clicking here.

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The lineup of expert speakers includes:

  • Adam Bierman, President of The Medmen
    Licensing In Cannabis Business
  • Greta Carter – Founder of The Hope Clinics & Cannabis Training Institute
    Working With Changing Laws
  • Genester Wilson-King M.D. Facog
    The Endocanabanoid System 
  • Tyler Markwart, Executive Director of Allele Seeds Research
    Strains, Concentrates And Science
  • Brad Weinstock, Cultivation and Distribution Specialist
    Experience Of A Master Grower
  • The Cannamoms
    "Charlotte's Web" Is Not Enough – Why We Need The Whole Plant Therapy
  • Steven Edmonds, Co-Founder of One Florida Foundation
    Hemp 4 Water
  • Bill Wohlsifer, Libertarian Candidate for Florida Attorney General
    Roadmap To Regulation
  • Legal Discussion Panel
    Featuring Jason Sammis, Dominick Fariello and more of Central Florida's Leading Legal Minds.
  • FCC's Tom Quigley and Pete Sessa will share unique insights and experience gained from their recent fact and opportunity finding mission to CannaCon in Tacoma, WA, Seattle's Hempfest and Steep Hill Labs.


Topics include:

  • The difference between existing marijuana policy and Amendment 2
  • Why whole plant medication is needed in many critical circumstances
  • The latest from the Rules Workshops in Tallahassee and what it REALLY means for businesses & patients
  • How business can help meet patient needs
  • Best business practices when entering into a startup opportunity
  • Risk assessment (is it worth it to get into this business?)
  • Cultivation (what's so specialized about growing cannabis?)
  • Plant Science (GMOs, CBDs, THCA, etc.)
  • Legalities (a group of lawyers answer the tough questions)
  • Activism (who is working to educate government and help change laws)
  • Licensing (a realistic look at the best way to pursue a distribution or cultivation license)
  • Real Estate (Zoning, city councils, that sort of thing)
  • Actions you MUST take today in order to prepare for tomorrow!

Florida Cannabis Coalition is a business-consulting group serving Florida's medical cannabis community, providing a central touch-point for credible professional services, strategic guidance, planning and resources. The organization is dedicated bringing high-quality consulting services to cannabis businesses, a sector which most professional business-consulting firms have been reluctant to enter. Florida Cannabis Coalition is committed to the safe and successful implementation of and new medical cannabis laws throughout Florida and is comprised of only the most scrupulous individuals and organizations in the business community. Learn more at www.FloridaCannabisCoalition.com.

Media Contact: Peter Sessa, Florida Cannabis Coalition, 813-351-9784, [email protected]

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