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  • NJCU School of Business Harborside 2200 Hudson Street Jersey City, NJ, 07302 United States (map)

First Annual Cannabis Business Summit

Panel 1: Cannabis Legalization in New Jersey
The legislative panel will discuss the currentCannabis Adult Use Bill in New JerseySenate Bill 2703,which legalizes personal use of cannabis for adults, creates a state Cannabis Regulatory Commission to regulate personal and medicinal cannabis and provides expungement relief for certain past marijuana offenses.

  • Panel Moderator: Jessica F. Gonzalez, Esq., Founding Partner, Moyeno Gonzalez & Associates PC

  • Bill Caruso, Partner, Archer Law

  • Hon. Jamal Holley, Assemblyman, 20th Legislative District

  • George Garcia, Partner, Connell Foley

  • Alex Lleras, Government Affairs, Weedmaps

Panel 2: Opportunities in the Emerging Cannabis Industry
The business panel will discuss opportunities in the emerging cannabis industry for both plant touching and non-plant touching services, how to navigate within state/federal laws and regulations and how professionals can use their current skills to enter the sector.

  • Panel Moderator, Rani Soto, LeafLaunch

  • Denise Biderman, CEO, Mary’s List

  • Leslie Hoffman, Communications Director, Harmony Dispensary

  • Laury Lucien, CEO, Green Light Solutions

  • David Serrano, CEO, The Honey Vault LLC/, Co-Founder of Harvest 360

Individual Tickets include networking, appetizers, beer/wine, beverages