Distro Date: Wednesday May 9, 2018
Become a part of the nation’s fastest-growing industry this July 25-27 when the National Cannabis Industry Association celebrates five years of bringing together the best and brightest minds at their annual Cannabis Business Summit & Expo in San Jose, CA. See for yourself why industry leaders are calling #CannaBizSummit “a powerhouse of networking and marketing opportunities.” If you are interested in the business of cannabis, this is one event you don’t want to miss.
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“This summit is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to meet with like-minded fellow cannabis industry colleagues.”
— Karl Keich, executive director at Canna Consulting Group
These days, it’s all about who you know, and what better way to get to know people than in a room where all 7,500-plus attendees work in the same field? Making an impression on your peers significantly increases the chance for future opportunities and exposure, especially in such a tight-knit industry. We provide an unparalleled opportunity to create lasting business relations with cannabis executives from across the nation.
“Whether you’re in lighting, whether you’re into the manufacturing or the tech. It’s all here, all relevant companies that you can do business with.”
— Damien Payne, Firesale
Whether you’re interested in showcasing your products to an audience with the proven highest concentration of legitimate buyers and sellers in the industry, or looking to shop all your business needs, NCIA has got you covered. Shop the SOLD OUT 120,000-plus-square-foot expo floor, which features more than 350 industry-leading brands displaying their latest products, services, software, and hardware in an effort to aid you and your hunt to solve your business woes.
“Hear from the best of the best speaking in sessions here.”
— Jeannette Ward, director of data & marketing at MJ Freeway
Utilizing the knowledge of others gives you a professional competitive edge. You’ll never have enough seniority so that you know everything about your industry — especially an industry that evolves as rapidly as the cannabis industry. By harnessing and applying information gathered by your competitors, and keeping up with the latest best practices, you’re sure to stay at the top of your industry. NCIA panels feature a diverse lineup of speakers from cannabis law, tech and more. With more than 150 thought leaders in five purposefully constructed tracks, you’re sure to learn something new, and by learning directly from those who are paving the way for us to conduct business, you will receive the most up-to-date information about regulations and policies before the competition, conveniently placing you at the forefront of the industry.
“This show really unites people who are really trying to scale their business and really trying to be an innovator by collaborating with everyone else. NCIA might be the epicenter of the cannabis business-to-business realm.”
— Sergio Castro, Convectium
Strengthen this incredible community by learning how fellow attendees have continued their implementation of education and elevation of the industry. Mingle with like-minded professionals with similar business struggles and successes. Learn which strategies work and which aren’t worth your time.
Advocacy. Education. Community.
These three pillars are at the core of the National Cannabis Industry Association. Since day one, NCIA has worked hard to create events that are simply unmatched in quality to ensure that you and your cannabusiness succeed. This three-day educational event is your opportunity to:
● Advocate for YOUR Business — There is strength in numbers; discuss YOUR business needs directly with NCIA as well as how you can make a difference in the movement to reform cannabis policy.
● Educate Your Team — By keeping up on the latest industry best practices, not only will you be enhancing your sales techniques, but you’ll also be sure to stay at the top of the cannabis market.
● Strengthen Your Community — Together, through education and a strong sense of community, we can elevate this industry and eradicate the stigma around cannabis.
The Cannabis Business Summit & Expo experience is one unparalleled by any other industry event. NCIA is in the business of helping you grow YOUR business. Whether you’re an industry pro or an emerging entrepreneur, arm yourself with the latest tips and tricks from across the industry. Tickets are going fast — don’t miss out.
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