CannabisWiki Conference & Expo Set to Bring Together Cannabis & Agriculture Industry Leaders & Innovators

Posted Date: 
Wednesday, March 16, 2022
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London, Ontario – March 16, 2022 - Cannabis industry leaders from around Ontario are expected to gather in London, Canada, for the inaugural CannabisWiki Conference & Expo set in South Western Ontario’s agricultural epicenter. 

The CannabisWiki Conference and Expo, presented in partnership with the Western Fair District, features cannabis-related industry panel discussions covering a wide range of timely cannabis topics, innovative exhibitor booths, and B2B networking opportunities to explore options and foster connections in the rapidly evolving space. Special themes for the conference will include sustainability of the industry, barriers to entry and sustained success for licensed producers, stigma and solutions from the legacy industry and bringing together thought-leaders for collaboration, problem solving, and education.

The conference will also feature a Cannabis Research Symposium hosted by Fanshawe College’s Centre for Research & Innovation, and will focus on how research institutions can learn from industry and how Fanshawe can best support the cannabis industry as it brings new products to market.

Keynote speakers include CEO and COO of HRVSTR Cannabis, Ashley Athill and Michael Athill; CEO/Founder of DiversityTalk, Ika Washington; CEO of Kronic Relief, Steven Conville;  Founder of Hyde Advisory & Investments, David Hyde and more.

Show organizers wish to thank the following sponsors of this event, including: Greenway Greenhouse, Entourage Health, White Ash Group, A&L Canada Labs, Fanshawe College’s Centre for Research & Innovation, Kalvara Beverages, Indiva, The Budtenders Association, and more.

“As multi-generational members of the Southwestern Ontario agricultural community and industry, Carl Mastronardi and myself are proud to support opportunities for growth, innovation and collaboration in the region,” says Jamie D’Alimonte, CEO of Greenway Greenhouse. “This part of Canada is a traditional agricultural and trade hub, it’s inevitable and heartening to see cannabis cultivation weaved into that tradition.”

“Hyde Advisory and CannaNavigators are delighted to be involved in Cannabis Wiki’s inaugural Conference and Expo on June 15-16, 2022 in London, ON. We’re proud to support the organizers in convening an event focused on industry education, best practices, and other themes aimed at industry improvement and collaboration. We look forward to a great cannabis community event in June!” says David Hyde.

“The CannabisWiki partnership with the Western Fair District is a milestone in the evolution of our industry and will be one of the most important signs to the country that we can work together to bring economic recovery, advance support for medical patients and safe recreational cannabis to our communities. I am so proud to be a part of this great event and look forward to meeting you there!” says Barry Davidson of  Davidson Global Advisory Group, and the event MC

The 2-day event will be held June 15 & 16 at The Western Fair District, which offers outstanding trade and consumer show exhibition facilities and is located just minutes from Downtown London.

To learn more about the CannabisWiki Conference and Expo, including how to purchase tickets, become a sponsor or reserve a booth, visit: https://expo.cannabis.wiki

ABOUT THE CONFERENCE 

The first annual CannabisWiki Conference and Expo is hosted by, and presented in partnership with, the Western Fair District and will offer a premier cannabis-related event to Southwestern Ontario, Canada’s Eastern Agri-Food hub and innovation centre. The conference will reach a larger global audience through the option for virtual attendance, and is expecting strong attendance from partnerships with the Budtenders Association. The CannabisWiki Conference & Expo is set to forge new relationships and usher in a reinvigorated era for the cannabis & hemp expo space.

 

ABOUT CANNABISWIKI
With diversity and depth when it comes to understanding different perspectives of cannabis, from business to international relations. The team is medicinal patients, cannabis enthusiasts and recreational users who understand the important need to educate. Amidst complex and ongoing changes in regulations, Cannabis Wiki is a seasoned team of dedicated writers, podcasters, photographers, social media influencers and producers, engaging and collaborating with our community, creating original cannabis content. Follow Cannabis Wiki on Instagram, Twitter, and LinkedIn.
  

ABOUT WESTERN FAIR DISTRICT

The Western Fair Association (WFD) is a multi-faceted, not for profit, Agricultural Society, based in the heart of London, Ontario. It strives to be a leader in the Agricultural industry by supporting the agriculture community with programming and facilities that meet the business needs of the sector. Its latest strategic plan is focused on a re-commitment to agriculture initiatives and includes fostering relationship-building and promotion of local agri-food producers and production.

 

Main Contact:

Cannabis Wiki Conference & Expo
Janelle Powell
Chief of Staff
janelle@cannabis.wiki

Western Fair Association
Greg Blanchard
Director of Sales & Retail Operations
gblanchard@westernfairdistrict.com