Press Releases


2017-04-19

Roger Stone to Keynote at Cannabis World Congress & Business Exposition in New York

Cannabis World Congress & Business Expositions (CWCBExpo) is pleased to announce that Roger Stone has been added to its headline Keynote Series. ...

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2017-04-12

Jesse Ventura to Keynote at Cannabis World Congress & Business Exposition in New York

For the first time, Jesse Ventura will deliver a Keynote Address at a cannabis trade show and conference. Speaking on June 15th at the 4th Annual Cannabis World Congress & Business Exposition (CWCBExpo) at the Javits Center in New York, Ventura will share his candid philosophy on cannabis, why he’s always been in favor of legalization, and what the United States will gain if cannabis were completely legalized ...

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2017-04-04

CWCBExpos and The Marijuana Show Partner Offering Aspiring Entrepreneurs a Chance at the Show 's $50 Million "High-Finance" Fund

Cannabis World Congress & Business Expositions (CWCBExpo) have officially partnered with The Marijuana Show, an Amazon TV Series, dubbed the Shark Tank of cannabis, with over 250 million reach, to offer innovative canna-businesses the opportunity to pitch their new ideas. Pitching opportunities to The Marijuana Show judges will now be available at the CWCBExpo coast-to-coast market leading events in New York, Los Angeles and Boston. The CWCBExpos provide the latest information, education, and products for medical and recreational marijuana, CBD, industrial hemp and more. ...

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2017-03-01

Comprehensive Medical Cannabis and Cannabinoid Education

Educating medical practitioners about the cannabis plant’s potent treatment for a wide variety of medical conditions will be an all-day workshop offered at the Cannabis World Congress & Business Exposition (CWCBExpo) at the Javits Center in New York. Presented by Healthway Education Systems, Comprehensive Medical Cannabis and Cannabinoid Training will take place on Wednesday, June 14th and is a CME accredited program ...

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2017-02-01

4th Annual Cannabis World Congress & Business Exposition in New York City Opens Registration

Registration is now open for the only trade show and conference in New York focused on the business of cannabis, the 4th Annual Cannabis World Congress & Business Exposition (CWCBExpo) will take place June 14-16, 2017 at the Javits Convention Center in New York, NY ...

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2017-01-01

Leading Edge Expositions Appoints Scott Giannotti, Managing Director for the 4th Annual Cannabis World Congress & Business Expositions

The Cannabis World Congress & Business Exposition (CWCBExpo) announces a Call for Presentations for its New York event, taking place June 14-16, 2017 at the Javits Center in New York City. Renowned for its comprehensive educational program, CWCBExpo NY is seeking experts and thought leaders who can share their unique insight on the trends, business practices, and technologies that are driving this fast-growing and disruptive industry ...

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2017-01-01

Cannabis World Congress & Business Exposition Launches in the Northeast

Serving the Cannabis Industry from Coast to Coast in Boston, MA (Paramus, NJ, January 2017)—Massachusetts and Maine are the first states on the East Coast to legalize recreational marijuana creating a growing market for cultivation, manufacturing and retail. The established and highly regarded Cannabis World Congress & Business Exposition will now be the premier event in the Northeast for the latest information, education, products and services for the industry ...

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2016-11-01

CWCBExpo NY - Seeking Experts In Dynamic and Hyper-Growth Industries

The Cannabis World Congress & Business Exposition (CWCBExpo) announces a Call for Presentations for its New York event, taking place June 14-16, 2017 at the Javits Center in New York City. Renowned for its comprehensive educational program, CWCBExpo NY is seeking experts and thought leaders who can share their unique insight on the trends, business practices, and technologies that are driving this fast-growing and disruptive industry ...

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2016-09-05

CWCBExpo LA - The Destination for Cannabis Business

The leading business to business trade show and educational conference for a growing industry, the legalized cannabis and medical marijuana markets, Cannabis World Congress & Business Exposition (CWCBExpo), attracted more than 4,000 attendees to the September 7-9, event at the Los Angeles Convention Center. Deemed the most professionally run event in the industry, CWCBExpo delivered on-point education, business connections, and helped build mainstream awareness for this burgeoning market ...

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2016-09-01

Melissa Etheridge to Moderate Sports Panel on CTE, Concussion and CBD at Cannabis World Congress in Los Angeles

The Cannabis World Congress & Business Exposition (CWCBExpo) is pleased to announce that Melissa Etheridge, Grammy and Academy Award Winning singer-songwriter, will return to the event as Moderator for its thought-leadership panel, “CTE, Concussion and CBD.” Taking place on Thursday, Sept. 8th, former pro athletes, leading medical researchers and advocates for alternative medicines, will discuss how the use of cannabinoids may help treat and prevent the onset of symptoms associated with CTE and traumatic brain injury ...

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2016-08-24

Ted Chung, Entertainment & Marketing Entrepreneur, to Keynote Cannabis World Congress in Los Angeles

The Cannabis World Congress & Business Exposition (CWCBExpo) announced today that serial entrepreneur, Ted Chung, will deliver a Keynote Address on Friday, Sept, 9th, during the leading forum for medical marijuana and the legalized cannabis industries. During his keynote entitled “The Revolution Will Be Televised: MERRY JANE and The Art of Cannabis,” Chung will explore the multi-faceted industry and the future of cannabis in various verticals ...

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2016-08-23

Montel Williams to Keynote Cannabis World Congress Los Angeles

Montel Williams, media celebrity and medical marijuana advocate will deliver a Keynote Address at the 3rd Annual Cannabis World Congress & Business Exposition, in Los Angeles, California. Taking place Sept. 7-9, at the Los Angeles Convention Center ...

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2016-08-22

New Road Trip Short Film "Recalculating" Making a Stop at the Cannabis Convention

The new stoner comedy, “Recalculating,” starring Zack Pearlman (The Intern), Peter Gilroy (Bath Boys Comedy), Brina Palencia (Borderland) and Academy Award winner, Cloris Leachman, will screen at the upcoming 3rd Annual Cannabis World Congress & Business Expo (CWCBExpo) in Los Angeles in September ...

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2016-08-01

Historical Cannabis Discussion to Take Place at CWCBExpo in Los Angeles

California, the most populous state and 6th biggest economy in the World, is poised to legalize adult recreational use of marijuana in the upcoming November elections. The Cannabis World Congress & Business Exposition, CWCBExpo, September 7 -9, 2016 will have an unprecedented thought-leadership panel, “Failure is Not An Option,” that will focus on the upcoming Adult Use of Marijuana Act (AUMA) Prop 64 and how its passage will affect the recreational cannabis market in California and the country at large ...

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2016-07-20

Cannabis World Congress in Los Angeles "The Best Education in the Business"

The leading cannabis event on the West Coast, the Cannabis World Congress & Business Exposition (CWCBExpo)announces its educational programming for September 7-9 at the Los Angeles Convention Center in Los Angeles, California. More than 100 speakers will provide subject matter expertise on tracks that cover: Starting & Running a Cannabis Business ...

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2016-07-01

The Leading Educational and Product Trade Show for Legalized Cannabis in California Opens Registration

California is the most populous state and with it poised to be the 5th U.S. state to legalize recreational use it will be a game-changer in the cannabis business. The second Cannabis World Congress & Business Exposition (CWCBExpo) at the Los Angeles Convention Center will be the premier West Coast event for learning about the opportunities, new products and latest legislation that will be impacting the cannabis industry ...

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2016-06-19

Cannabis World Congress & Business Exposition New York Boasts Strong Attendance

Leading Trade Show for All Things Cannabis Featured a Presidential Candidate, Pro-Athletes, Advocates and Non-Stop Education, Deal-Making & Networking (Paramus, NJ, June 2016)—For three days, the Cannabis World Congress & Business Exposition (CWCBExpo) at the Javits Center in New York, was a hotbed of business activity when nearly 4,000 attendees (almost double attendance from last year) came to learn, network and build relationships in the country’s fastest growing industry ...

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2016-06-11

MEDIA ADVISORY - Cannabis Means Business

The Cannabis World Congress & Business Expositions New York is the leading event on the East Coast for the medical marijuana and legalized cannabis industries. For three days, all under one roof, CWCBExpo NY features education, information and products for navigating and prospering in this high growth industry that will change the business, political, and healthcare landscape in the years ahead ...

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2016-06-10

Industrial Hemp to Be Platformed at Cannabis World Congress in New York

Industrial hemp is a fiber and oil-seed crop with deep roots in American history, being re-introduced in more than 27 states in the US, including New York. The Cannabis World Congress & Business Exposition (CWCBExpo) will now provide businesses with current information, resources, products and services for the entire cannabis plant with the addition of dedicated education and exhibit area on industrial hemp ...

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2016-06-05

Football Legend Jim McMahon Joins All-Star Sports Panel on CTE, Concussion and CBD at Cannabis World Congress New York

Cannabis World Congress & Business Exposition (CWCBExpo) is pleased to announce that Jim McMahon, former quarterback with the Chicago Bears and Green Bay Packers and two time Super Bowl Champion will be joining its Thought-Leadership Panel on June 16th at the Javits Center in New York ...

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2016-06-01

NYS Dispensaries Discuss Experience at Cannabis World Congress in New York

For the first time, New York’s medical marijuana licensees will sit together on a panel and discuss “NY Medical Marijuana Program Experience.” This unprecedented session will take place during the Cannabis World Congress & Business Expo (CWCBExpo) on Friday, June 17 from 9:00 – 9:40 am at the Javits Center in New York City ...

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2016-05-05

Keith Stroup Founder Of NORML To Keynote At Cannabis World Congress In New York

Why We’re Finally Winning After All These Years,” will be the powerful address given by Keith Stroup, Founder of NORML at the Cannabis World Congress & Business Exposition (CWCBExpo), June 15-17, at the Javits Center in New York. ...

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2016-04-01

Leonard Marshall, NFL Super Bowl Champion, CTE Advocate & Business Entrepreneur to Keynote Cannabis World Congress in New York

Providing personal insight as a successful business entrepreneur and former champion NFL player diagnosed with CTE symptoms, Leonard A. Marshall, Jr., will be an enlightening Keynote speaker at the Cannabis World Congress & Business Exposition, (CWCBExpo), at the Javits Center in New York. Taking place June 15-17, 2016 ...

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2016-03-01

Pro Athletes to Discuss CTE and Cannabis at New York Trade Show & Conference

A groundbreaking panel will take place at the Cannabis World Congress & Business Exposition (CWCBExpo), June 16, 2016 at the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center that will provide a high-level and personal discussion of the benefits of CBD found in medical marijuana and sports related injuries, including chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE) concussions ...

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2016-02-01

The Leading Educational and Innovation Forum for the Business of Cannabis to Take Place at New York's Javits Center

A majority of US states are poised to transition from cannabis prohibition to some form of regulated legal markets for recreational and medical cannabis this year, making the 3rd Annual Cannabis World Congress & Business Exposition (CWCBExpo) in New York a must attend event to learn about and see the latest innovations that will move the industry forward ...

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2015-10-01

Cannabis World Congress in Los Angeles Delivered Business Connections, Education & Media

—The leading business to business trade show and educational conference for “Cannabis” from Industrial Hemp CBD and medical marijuana markets, Cannabis World Congress & Business Exposition (CWCBExpo), delivered more than 3,400 attendees to the September 16-18, event at the Los Angeles Convention Center ...

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2015-09-17

Media Advisory - Cannabis Means Business

The Cannabis World Congress & Business Expositions (CWCBExpo) in Los Angeles is the leading event on the West Coast for the legalized and medical marijuana industry. For three days and all under one roof, CWCBExpo in LA features education, information, and products for navigating and prospering in this high growth industry ...

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2015-09-16

Paige Figi of Coalition for Access Now & Realm of Caring to Participate at Cannabis World Congress in Los Angeles

The Cannabis World Congress & Business Exposition is pleased to announce that Paige Figi will be introducing Keynote Speaker, Melissa Etheridge at the Cannabis World Congress & Business Exposition (CWCBExpo), September 16-18, 2015 at the Los Angeles Convention Center. Melissa Etheridge’s highly anticipated Keynote will take place on Thursday, September 17 at 2:00 p.m. ...

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2015-09-01

Sports Pain Management Panel Presented at Cannabis World Congress in LA

Sports Pain Management Panel Presented at Cannabis World Congress in LA NFL Pro-Players, Nate Jackson and Lorenzo Neal, and Renowned Medical Pain Experts Talk on Benefits of Cannabis to Athletes (Paramus, NJ, September 2015)—“Sports Pain Management and Cannabis,” will be a high level panel presented at the Cannabis World Congress & Business Exposition (CWCBExpo) in Los Angeles ...

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2015-08-10

Cannabis World Congress Confirms Melissa Etheridge as Keynote Speaker at the Leading Marijuana Business Event on September 17 in Los Angeles

Melissa Etheridge, Grammy and Academy Award Winning singer-songwriter, will be a Keynote speaker during the Cannabis World Congress & Business Exposition (CWCBExpo), September 16-18 at the Los Angeles Convention Center in Los Angeles, CA. Her much anticipated Keynote Address will take place on Thursday, September 17th at 2pm ...

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2015-08-01

George Zimmer to Keynote at Cannabis World Congress & Business Expo in Los Angeles

The Cannabis World Congress & Business Expo in Los Angeles (CWCBExpo in LA) is pleased to announce that the iconic founder of Men’s Wearhouse and zTailors, George Zimmer, will be its headline Keynote Speaker. Taking place September 16-18 at the Los Angeles Convention Center, CWCBExpo is the premier trade show and conference for the legalized and medical marijuana industries ...

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2015-07-05

Ethan Nadelmann to Keynote at the Cannabis World Congress & Business Exposition in Los Angeles

Developing a responsible, safe and ethical marijuana industry will be the theme of Ethan Nadelmann’s keynote speech at the Cannabis World Congress & Business Expo taking place September 16-18, 2015 at the Los Angeles Convention Center in Los Angeles, CA. Described by Rolling Stone magazine as “the real drug czar, Mr. Nadelmann is the ...

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2015-07-01

Cannabis World Congress & Business Exposition Coming to Los Angeles

The Premier Event on the West Coast for the Legalized Marijuana and Medical Cannabis Industry Opens Registration

(Paramus, NJ, July 2015)-Registration is now opened for the Cannabis World Congress & Business Exposition (CWCBExpo) taking place September 16-18, 2015 at the Los Angeles Convention Center in Los Angeles, CA ...

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2015-06-17

2nd Annual Cannabis World Congress & Business Exposition in New York

The Cannabis World Congress & Business Expositions (CWCBExpo) in New York is the leading event on the East Coast for the legalized and medical marijuana industry. For three days and all under one roof, CWCBExpo in NY features education, information, and products for navigating and prospering in this high growth industry ...

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2015-05-10

Cannabis Business Certification and Career Workshops Presented at New York Trade Show & Conference

A six-hour certification program on “How to Open a Cannabis Business,” is being presented at the Cannabis World Congress & Business Exposition (CWCBExpo) at the Javits Center in New York, NY. Taking place on Wednesday, June 17th this workshop is part of a dedicated day of education at the leading event on the East Coast for the legalized and medical marijuana industry ...

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2015-05-05

Viridian Capital Hosts First Ever NYC Cannabis Investor Briefing

An entrepreneurial investment opportunity in a new industry is unfolding as more and more states legalize medical and recreational marijuana. “Investing in the Emerging Cannabis Industry While Managing Risk” on June 18th in New York will explore and discuss the opportunities and risks in this growing multi billion-dollar industry. Hosted by Viridian Capital Advisors, the first investment banking and strategic advisory firm dedicated to the cannabis market, this invitation-only morning briefing is open to attendees of the Cannabis World Congress & Business Exposition (CWCBExpo) ...

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2015-05-01

Senator Savino to Lead Medical Marijuana Regulatory Summit at NY Cannabis Event

The International Cannabis Association (ICA) is pleased to announce that New York State Senator Diane Savino will lead the 2nd Annual Medical Marijuana Regulatory Summit on Thursday, June 18th, during the Cannabis World Congress & Business Exposition (CWCBExpo) at the Javits Center in New York. Senator Savino is recognized as one of the country’s most influential marijuana lawmaker and compassionate care advocates. ...

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2015-04-13

Everything You Need to Know to Succeed in the Marijuana Industry Presented at Annual Cannabis World Congress in New York

The legal and medical marijuana industry is on track to be the next American gold rush, and the 2nd Annual Cannabis World Congress & Business Exposition (CWCBExpo) in New York, presents an in-depth educational program that covers everything from A to Z on how to succeed in this dynamic industry ...

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2015-04-01

Women Grow Sponsors New York Cannabis Business Event

Women Grow, a national professional organization supporting women leaders and entrepreneurs in the cannabis industry, will be a major sponsor of the 2nd Annual Cannabis World Congress & Business Exposition (CWCBExpo). Taking place June 17-19, at the Javits Center in New York, CWCBExpo is the largest event on the East Coast for the legal and medical marijuana industries. ...

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2015-03-31

Cannabis World Congress & Business Exposition Announces Ethan Nadelmann as a Keynote Speaker

Cannabis World Congress & Business Exposition is pleased to announce that Ethan Nadelmann, Founder & Executive Director of the Drug Policy Alliance will be a keynote speaker at the 2nd Annual Event, June 17-19 at the Javits Center in New York. Described by Rolling Stone magazine as “the real drug czar” ...

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2015-03-01

Registration Open for the 2nd Annual Cannabis World Congress & Business Exposition

(Paramus, NJ, March 2015) — Registration is now live for the 2nd Annual Cannabis World Congress & Business Exposition (CWCBExpo)taking place June 17-19, 2015 at the Javits Convention Center in New York, NY. CWCBExpo is sponsored by the International Cannabis Association (ICA) and is the only event on the East Coast that will provide the latest information, resources and tools for aspiring cannabis entrepreneurs, healthcare professionals, investors, equity partners, service providers as well as those already in the business. ...

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2015-01-01

International Cannabis Association Enters Into Strategic Partnership with H.A. Bruno, LLC

January 2015) The International Cannabis Association (ICA) has entered into a strategic partnership with H.A. Bruno, LLC, a leading global B2B event producer for more than 40 years, to form Leading Edge Expositions, LLC. Leading Edge Expositions will now oversee the management and business development of the ICA’s tradeshows and conferences that are at the forefront of one of the fastest growing industries in the United States. ...

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CWCBExpo - 2017 Platinum Sponsors

The Marijuana Show
Advanced Nutrients
SIVA
Folium Sciences
Entourage Nutritional Distributor


CWCBExpo - 2017 Gold Sponsor & Press Office Sponsor

Elixinol


CWCBExpo - 2017 Gold Sponsors & Showcase Theater Sponsors

Folium Sciences
Entourage Nutritional Distributor


CWCBExpo - 2017 Silver Sponsors

Convectium
Printing Done Quicky
SURNA
Guardian Data Systems


CWCBExpo - 2017 Silver Party Sponsor

National Cannabis Security Association (NCSA)


CWCBExpo - 2017 Keynote Address Sponsor

National Association Cannabis Businesses (NACB)


CWCBExpo - 2017 VIP Lounge Sponsor

Isodiol


CWCBExpo - 2017 Show Bag Sponsor

Bridge West LLC


CWCBExpo - 2017 Badge Holder & Lanyard Sponsors

Cannakorp
Greenspoon Marder


CWCBExpo - 2017 Exhibitors, Association, and Media Partners

The 420 Book
a2la
Across International
Advion
Afinia Label
Airganics
Amercanex
Amerivacs
Apeks
Argus
B2B Wholesaler
Babaco
Best Value Vacs
Bio Security
Boveda
Brick House Security
California Lightworks
Callahan
Cannabis Doctors of NY
Cannabis and Hemp Association
Cannabis Medical Network
Cannabis Now
Cannabis Talk 101
Cannakorp
Canna Security America
CBD for Life
CCELL
CFN Media Group
CGM LABDAQ
Clear Bags
Clover Leaf University
Convectium
Cosa Xentaur
Canna pro Series
Custom Vault
Day Dreamers
Dope Magazine
Edibles Magazine
Elixinol
Eyeson
Filamatic
FLYTLAB
Folium Sciences
Forever Flowering Greenhouses (FFG)
Frank Shatz
Freedom Leaf
Genius Extract Technologies
Greenspoon Marder
Health MJ
Health Way
Hemp Meds
Hempson
Hemp Tech
Herbal Cleanze
Haleigh's Hope
Hiller PC
Hybrid Tech
Innovative CBD
Integrated Security
Jane
Jupiter
Lab Scape
Lab Society
The Marijuana Show
The Marijuana Times
Marijuana Venture
Med-ePen
Med Men
MJ Business Association
MJ Freeway
MJ News Network
Marijuana Policy Project
MRX Xtractors
Nexus Greenhouse Systems
National Indian Cannabis Coalition(NICC)
Printing Done Quicky
Potbotics
Rough Brothers, Inc.
Rolland Safe and Lock
Safety Vision
Sapphire Risk
Shimadzu
Solis Tek
Strainwise
Headspace International
Trichrome Institue
The Triminator
Vangst Talent
Vaporous
Viridian Capital Advisors
Vincent Corp
Virtual Healing Community
Women Grow
Advanced Nutrients
Entourage Nutritional Distributor
National Association Cannabis Businesses (NACB)
Lincig
The Buddy Group
Permatherm
Damatex
YGreen
itsuwa
Micro Grow
Cannabiz
Carp Law
Clear Concentrate
Bridge West LLC
Scientific Equipment Source
SIVA
SURNA
National Cannabis Security Association (NCSA)
Dimlux
VRE Systems
Growers Supply
Vital Garden Supply
Salient
Chem Tech Services (CTS)
Tax Defense Partners
Isodiol
Pure Plasma Lighting
Americover
Anresco
Socal Safe
PAX
Adaptive Plastics
Green Broz
Airo Clean 420
Green Eagle Tech
Cannabis Compliance
Viridis Security Group
EnviroTech
Cascade
Heidolph
Comerg
Spooner
iLab
Incredibles
Nanalysis
SPM Design
Green Rush Packaging
North Eastern Institute of Cannabis
Black Bear Coatings and Concrete
Identification Products
Mayflower Medicinals
Guardian Data Systems
Centurion Pro
Extract Lab
Kauffman and Associates
High Tech Extracts