The Cannaspace Exhibit

The Cannaspace Exhibit

Are you looking for alternative therapies to complement your current health regime, curious about your options, or looking to understand the latest conversations about the upcoming change in medical cannabis legislation?

The Cannaspace Exhibit, in partnership with Aurora Cannabis, will feature doctors, licensed producers and leading expert exhibitors who will be providing credible and valuable information that can help you make well-informed decisions about treatment options for conditions that could be supported by medical cannabis.

New this year, experience the Aurora Cannabis educational feature exhibit as well as a dedicated Cannaspace stage, bringing you three days of discussion covering everything from integrating cannabis into your wellness regime, cannabis and anxiety, exploring methods of consumption, upcoming changes in regulations, and much more.

Presenting Partner:

2018 contributor Aurora

Cannaspace Stage Speaker Schedule

Friday, April 6th - Check back for times

Understanding cannabis regulations in Ontario

Jill Swainson, Senior Vice President & General Counsel

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Beyond Smoke: Exploring Methods of Consumption

Mika Unterman, Community Manager

The traditional image of cannabis users might involve a bong or even a joint. But as cannabis gets more validation from the medical community, different devices are popping up that don’t use combustion and allow you to precisely monitor you dose. In this session, we will explore the different administration methods available to patients today so they can get the most out of cannabis without damaging their lungs.

@sailcannabis_

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Cannabis 101

Michelle Davis, Community Engagement Specialist

An educational presentation on medical cannabis that discusses cannabis botany, legislation, the uses of medical cannabis, safe and responsible use and accessing medical cannabis.

@tweedmainstreet

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Cannabis In The Workplace

Matthew Trudeau, Medical Science and Education Liaison

Medical cannabis is an evolving field that has many implications for both workers and employers. Plus, the impending legalization adds another layer to consider. How does cannabis work? Is it an option for the working person? Being informed means being equipped to manage these decisions. This talk will address the basic science of cannabis as medicine, current challenges, workplace concerns, and Starseed’s commitment to social responsibility.

@starseedca

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Linda Burlison, Director of Digital Marketing & Commercialization at MedReleaf

@altavieofficial

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Saturday, April 7th - Check back for times

Using Cannabis As Medicine

Andrea Paine, National Director of Government Relations

@aurora_mmj

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Cannabis 101

Michelle Davis, Community Engagement Specialist

An educational presentation on medical cannabis that discusses cannabis botany, legislation, the uses of medical cannabis, safe and responsible use and accessing medical cannabis.

@tweedmainstreet

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Integrating Cannabis Into Your Wellness Regime

Rohini Patel, Account Manager

It seems like almost every day new information is published about the medical efficacy of cannabis in different conditions. The research being done is not currently very advanced, but we can already see where cannabis has a lasting effect for patients: chronic pain and muscle spasticity. In this session, we will explore the common injuries healthy, active people are likely to experience, and discuss how cannabis can be used, weather or not you are interested in the “high.”

@sailcannabis_

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Cannabis Topicals with Charlene Freedom

Charlene Freedom, Certified Natural Health Practitioner

Join us for a workshop on Cannabis Topicals with Charlene Freedom. She will be discussing the various uses of cannabis topical products like cannabis creams, massage oils, balms, body butters, and holistic bath therapies as treatments for different health conditions. Charlene will share a demo on how to create your own cannabis-infused products from infused oils!

@freedom420

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Cannabis In The Workplace

Matthew Trudeau, Medical Science and Education Liaison

Medical cannabis is an evolving field that has many implications for both workers and employers. Plus, the impending legalization adds another layer to consider. How does cannabis work? Is it an option for the working person? Being informed means being equipped to manage these decisions. This talk will address the basic science of cannabis as medicine, current challenges, workplace concerns, and Starseed’s commitment to social responsibility.

@starseedca

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Linda Burlison, Director of Digital Marketing & Commercialization at MedReleaf

@altavieofficial

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Sunday, April 8th - Check back for times

Transitioning Your Mindset On Cannabis & Anxiety

Dr Vishwanath Kishan Mahabir

As cannabis is gaining traction in the medical community, more and more people are starting to use it for one of the most commonplace disorders for young professionals: Anxiety. There are many users who consider themselves recreational, but in truth are self medicating for conditions like anxiety and depression. In this session, we aim to help you asses weather or not you are using cannabis therapeutically, and if so – what you need to know about cannabis to have a successful and positive experience.

@sailcannabis_

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Is Your Weed Green?

Emma Baron, Founder
Andrew Likakis

What are the most eco-friendly choices in growing, harvesting, and packaging cannabis? Hydroponics, aquaponics, aeroponics, Dutch-style greenhouses - we'll talk about the differences between growing methods from commercial scale to kitchen garden and what to look for in products if you're looking out for the planet.

@milkweed_co

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Cannabis 101

Michelle Davis, Community Engagement Specialist

An educational presentation on medical cannabis that discusses cannabis botany, legislation, the uses of medical cannabis, safe and responsible use and accessing medical cannabis.

@tweedmainstreet

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3:00PM

Cannabis Cultivation 101: A Crash Course

Chris Mayerson, Co-founder and the Director of Genetics of Aurora Cannabis

With the upcoming legalization of cannabis in Canada, home cultivation for personal use will be an exciting opportunity. This talk will begin with the basics of cannabis cultivation. Building upon core fundamental principles, we will dive more and more in-depth into the social, scientific, and even the spiritual aspects surrounding this multifaceted topic. There will be ample time towards the end of the talk for an audience Q&A.

@aurora_mmj

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Cannabis In The Workplace

Matthew Trudeau, Medical Science and Education Liaison

Medical cannabis is an evolving field that has many implications for both workers and employers. Plus, the impending legalization adds another layer to consider. How does cannabis work? Is it an option for the working person? Being informed means being equipped to manage these decisions. This talk will address the basic science of cannabis as medicine, current challenges, workplace concerns, and Starseed’s commitment to social responsibility.

@starseedca

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