2015 Add-on Workshops



Wednesday, September 16

Marijuana Investor Summit

9:00 am – 7:00 pm

Presented by: David Friedman, CEO and Publisher, Marijuana Investor News/Panther Media; Frank Marino, CEO, MJIC Inc.; Scott Greiper, President and Founding Partner, Viridian Capital Advisors, LLC; Michael Swartz, Senior Analyst, Viridian Capital Advisors, LLC; Randy Shipley, Founder, CrowdFundConnect; Urban Smedeby, Managing Director, Capital Markets & Member of the Investment Committee; Daniel Yazbeck, CEO & Founder, CDX Inc.; Giadha Aguirre de Carcer, Founder & CEO, New Frontier Financials; Scott Jordan, Director of Business Development, Dynamic Funding; Dooma Wendschuh, Co-founder, ebbu; Tim Wright, CEO – Wright Family Organics; Chris Bunka, CEO, Lexaria Corp.; Kevin Gilespie, CEO, First Harvest Financial; Matthew Mills, President, COO, Med-X, Inc.; Sam Znaimer, CEO, Locarno Capital

The Marijuana Investor Summit is partnering with the Cannabis World Congress & Business Expo providing a one day pre-show conference for investors and entrepreneurs that will culminate with CannaPitch, the largest pitch event in the industry. Click here for more details.

Cannabis Careers and Job Fair

1:30 pm – 8:00 pm

Presented by: Robert Calkin, Founder and President, Cannabis Career Institute

Learn about all the jobs in the cannabis industry; including average salary, necessary training, how apply and much more. Includes a 2-hour career fair. Click here for more details.

Cannabis Careers and Job Fair (with Career Fair table)

1:30 pm – 8:00 pm

Attend the workshop and then participate in the 2-hour career fair for those in attendance by taking a table and promoting your company and the job opportunities you have available. Click here for more details.

How to Open a Cannabis Business: A Certification Workshop

10:00 am – 6:00 pm

Presented by: Warren Edson, Esq.; Chloe Villano; Shawn Coleman; Adam Dunn; JJ Chamberlin; Clover Leaf University

This 6 hour certification course is a must for anyone getting started in the cannabis industry. Completing this certification course is an important first step to starting a cannabis business or getting a job in the cannabis industry. Click here for more details.


Saturday, September 19

Become an Expert in the Cannabis Industry: Receive Your Certificate of Completion at the End of the Day

10:00 am – 6:00 pm

Learn the essentials of creating and running a cannabis business. Join us for this exciting one day class. This day-long seminar will include information on how to be a compliant dispensary, delivery service, grow or edibles operation, understanding the applicable laws, medical usage of cannabis, bud tending and strain selection, and the art of making concentrates and cooking with cannabis. Instructors include a top criminal attorney, a grow master, an extraction expert, a cannabis chef and others.

Don’t miss this chance to meet these successful cannabis entrepreneurs willing to help YOU create a successful business plan and be your mentors. You will leave the class knowing EXACTLY what to do–with a checklist and the confidence to complete your goals.

Completion of this course includes a certification from CCI, as well as allowing you to attend as many CCI seminars as you like across the country for this low one-time fee.