The final day of the Cannabis World Congress and Business Expo on Saturday includes panels on investing in the industry, and taxing it, as well as panel discussions of medical cannabis use by athletes and its use by veterans.
Former Kansas City Chiefs star running back Christian Okoye and current MMA fighter Liz Carmouche are on the athlete panel, talking about their use of CBD.
The veterans panel includes Jim Preston, the director of operations for the New England Veterans Association; Leo Bridgewater, co-founder of the New Jersey Cannabis Commission; Ellen Brown of Sinsemilla; and La’Quay Juel, the president of Obsidian Elite Investment Association.
Industry analyst Sumit Mehta discusses private investing in another session.
Among the presenters on the extractions and infusion side is Rick Scarpello, food safety and manufacturing expert and founder and CEO of Incredibles, whose presentation is “The Secret to Cannabis Products: Mastering Food and Production Best Practices.”