By: Gloria Smith, Associate Editor for World Liberty TV
The Main Event About the Legalized Cannabis Industry for NY, NJ, PA and Surrounding East Coast States—Takes Place May 30 – June 2
The 5th Annual Cannabis World Congress & Business Exposition (CWCBExpo) will take place May 30 – June 2 at the Javits Convention Center in New York, NY. Serving the states on the East Coast which are increasingly legalizing cannabis including recreational, CWCBExpo NY will create a dynamic marketplace filled with the best education, products, and resources. Cannabis entrepreneurs, healthcare professionals, investors, equity partners, ancillary businesses, and agricultural opportunists that can profit from this new economic and wellness market, as well as those already in the business.
Recent East Coast activity that is providing new business opportunities and more mainstream access to cannabis include: -Vermont is now the ninth state in the country to legalize cannabis and the first state to legalize through legislation.
-New Jersey is beginning to expand access to medical marijuana
-Medical marijuana sales are expected to begin this Spring in Pennsylvania, creating one of the nation’s largest MMJ markets
-Canada’s active investment market
-As a financial and business hub, global companies are interested in NY and surrounding regions with CWCBExpo attracting attendees from all over North and South America as well as Europe and Asia.
These developments and more are creating big business opportunities for NY, NJ, PA, and the East Coast, and makes the right information and resources an important roadmap for success.
The CWCBExpo NY seminar program (May 31 – June 2) is led by industry experts in agriculture, business-building, science, regulations, medicine, law, and investment and is made up of curated panel presentations, lectures, and interactive discussions. The following topic tracks to be covered include: Cannabis 101, Investing, Policy & Legal, Cultivation, Safety & Regulations, Extractions & Infusions, Banking & Finance, Advocacy as well as localized education on opportunities specific to the Northeast and global regions.
The CWCBExpo add-on workshops on May 30th includes the popular “Open A Cannabis Business” by Cloverleaf University that provides the important business fundamentals to get started in the industry. The “NJ Cannabis Symposium” workshop, led by BCS Group, is a unique program for any professionals strongly considering New Jersey’s future business prospects. Also presented is the “Advanced Cannabis Investment Workshop – Beyond the Basics,” by New Frontier Data for those interested in investing in the industry.
CWCBExpo NY, taking place under one roof, in the financial and media capital of the world, will also host an expanded exhibit floor (May 31-June 2) with suppliers in the industry showcasing cutting-edge products and services to those in the business, entrepreneurs looking to enter the market, medical professionals, dispensary owners, retailers, investors, and providers of professional services. Featured exhibitors participating in the CWCBExpo NY include: Advanced Nutrients (Diamond Sponsor), Folium Biosciences (Sapphire Sponsor), Plant Your Financial Seed (Emerald Sponsor) and Elixinol (Press Office Sponsor).
For the first time, CWCBExpo NY exhibits and seminars will be open on Saturday, June 2nd, to offer attendees a bonus day of sourcing, education, and networking.
About Cannabis World Congress & Business Expositions (CWCBExpo):The Cannabis World Congress & Business Expositions (CWCBExpo) are business-to-business events for the legalized cannabis industry and are held 3 times per year in the largest media, financial and business markets. The CWCBExpos are held in New York, Los Angeles and Boston, and are the leading forums for dispensary owners, growers, suppliers, investors, medical professionals, government regulators, legal counsel, and entrepreneurs looking to achieve business success and identify new areas of growth in this dynamic and fast-growing industry. CWCBExpo is produced by Leading Edge Expositions in partnership with the International Cannabis Association (ICA).