Dope Events: Fall 2016


Dope Events: Fall 2016

jCanna Cannabis Science Conference

October 5 & 6, 2016 in Portland, Oregon

Dedicated to advancing cannabis testing technology and education, jCanna FKA CANNCON, Inc. is a 501(c)3 that offers research and training practices to interested novices, growing professionals and experts in the cannabis industry. This year’s science conference is a two-day event that will feature keynote speakers, panelists and exhibitors who are trusted, sought-after authorities in their fields of study. Plus, this year on October 4, a full day hands-on workshop will take place at Chalice Farms for those looking to take their knowledge one step further. This conference is a unique opportunity for those looking to hone their cultivation, extraction and testing skills.


Early Bird 2-Day Registration: $199.00 + fee (exhibit only tickets available)

Canna Boot Camp @ Chalice Farms: $300.00 + fee

2016 Cannabis Sustainability Symposium

October 26, 2016 in Denver, Colorado

Taking place at the Colorado Convention Center, this year’s Cannabis Sustainability Symposium offers attendees education on the latest and most relevant tools, techniques and technologies surrounding safe and efficient cannabis production. The event’s speakers will address challenges the industry is facing, including energy efficiency, water management and waste minimization. Collaborate and network with your peers in a forward-thinking community of sustainably-minded individuals.


General Admission: $50.00

Cannabis Grand Cru

November 5, 2016 in Portland, Oregon @ Refuge PDX

An event where professionals, both in and out of the cannabis industry, can come together for a day of networking, music and entertainment. The CGC offers a space where cannabis enthusiasts from professional spheres can come represent the culture and lifestyle of this growing industry. Industry leaders offer attendees lectures and seminars on a wide range of relevant topics. If you’re looking to network and collaborate, CGC Portland is the place for you. Visit the CGC’s event page for details and ticket pricing.


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Arizona Cannabis Conference & Expo

9AM-6PM on October 15 & 16 in Phoenix, Arizona

Taking place at the Phoenix Convention Center, this conference offers attendees an opportunity to meet cannabis experts and industry leaders. Panelists, non-profit organizations and more than 300 canna-business entrepreneurs will showcase their services and wares, and offer insight into the ever-evolving and fast paced cannabis industry. Business, education and entertainment will be joining forces in unity against prohibition. The event is expected to draw upwards of 10,000 participants from across the nation. If you’re looking to network, educate yourself or seek out the best business practices from the pros, this event is the place for you.



International Cannabis Business Conference

October 13 & 14, 2016 in Vancouver, BC Canada

With a lineup including Tommy Chong, Gabor Maté, Dr. Carl Hart and Mary Jean Dundson, this ICBC event boasts mass appeal. Whether you’re looking to learn the myths and realities behind addiction, find ways to fight for progressive cannabis policies or beef up your cannabis research knowledge, this conference has it all. Vancouver offers visitors a wide range of accommodations, delectable food and surreal views. Be sure to make your way to ICBC Vancouver this fall.


Ticket pricing and information can be found on the event’s website

Andrea Larson

Andrea is a Seattle native with a passion for the storytelling process. When she isn't curating content for DOPE she can be found binge listening to podcasts, skiing at a local PNW mountain or catching a drag show at Le Faux on Capitol Hill.