Wednesday, November 13th - Thursday, November 14th, 2019 - The Skirball Center

Special Event at Digital Hollywood!

The Forum on Medical & Lifestyle Innovation

Medical - Legislative - Technology - Science - Media - Lifestyle


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The California

Cannabis Forum

Wednesday, November 13th, 2019

9:00 AM - 10:15 AM, Breakfast Roundtable: Herscher - Guerin C, Webcast

Women Leadership in Cannabis: Medical - Science - Leisure - Technology

Host: Simone Cimiluca-Radzins, co-founder, Kadin Enterprises

Whitney Beatty, CEO, Apothecarry

Additional speakers to be announced


10:30 AM - 11:15 AM - Herscher Hall - Guerin C, Live Webcast

The Cannabis Wellness Culture: A Lifestyle of  Innovation - Healing, Beauty and Relaxation to Massage Therapy


Speakers to be announced


11:30 AM - 12:15- Herscher Hall - Guerin B, Live Webcast

The Science of Medical Cannabis: Matching Strains, Potency and Dosage to Specific Diseases and Disorders

Tim Blake, Founder and Producer, The Emerald Cup

Harry Rose, founder and CEO, Rosette Wellness

Sundarajan Mutialu, Chief Technology Officer and Co-CEO, AZENTIVE

Cameron Keluche, President and CEO, KelSie Biotech

David C. Traub, Co-Founder, Epiphany Film Fund, Moderator


12:30 - 2:00 PM, Herscher, Guerin B, The Cannabis Luncheon, Webcast

Schedule 1: The Political Roadblock to the Future - The Gateway to Medical Research - Social Equity - Commerce


2:00 PM - 2:45 PM - Herscher Hall, Guerin B

The Cannabis Legal Barometer – FDA Rulings – Hemp – CBDs – Banking and Local

Jackie Rocco, Business Development Manager, West Hollywood City Council

Bruce Margolin, Director, Los Angeles Chapter, NORML, National Organization for the Reform of Marijuana Laws

Alexander Freedman, Department of Cannabis Regulation, Deputy Los Angeles City Attorney

Bryan Bergman, Esq., Partner, NOLAN HEIMANN LLP, Moderator


3:00 PM - 3:45 PM - Herscher Hall, Guerin B

Craft Cannabis - Family Farms - The Art and Science of the Cannabis Experience

Justin Calvino, co-founder, Emerald Exchange

Michael Katz, co-founder, Emerald Exchange

Shawn Gold, Adviser, LowellHerbCo & MedMen, Moderator


4:00 PM - 4:45 PM - Herscher Hall - Guerin B, Live Webcast

The Women Cannabis Entrepreneur – Wellness – Scientist – Activist - Personality

Erin Gore, Founder, Garden Society

Madison Margolin, cofounder, DoubleBlind, Features Editor, Civilized, Freelance Rolling Stone, Playboy & Vice

Courtney Dorne, President, Vertical Brands

Laura Albers, LA Research + Strategy, Moderator


5:00 PM - 6:15 PM Open to all attendees

End-of-Day Reception – Tent Area

Outdoor Area In Front of Ahmanson Hall


Thursday, November 14th, 2019

The California Cannabis Forum - Day Two

11:30 AM - 12:30- Herscher Hall - Guerin C, Live Webcast

On the Forefront of Medical Cannabis Innovation: The Struggles & Triumphs in Transforming “The Wellness Industry”

Tara Kelly, President & CEO, CannaKids

Robert Schubring, Co-Founder, Give Pain a Voice

Dr. Robb Flannery, CEO, Dr. Robb Farms

David C. Traub, Co-Founder, Epiphany Film Fund, Moderator


12:30 PM - 2:00 PM, Herscher Hall, Guerin C

The Luncheon Roundtable - Two Issues in Discussion

I. Veterans and Cannanbis - Veteran Access to Cannabis, Wellness and Quality of Life - A Nationwide Challenge

II. Cannabis Advocacy and Social Equity


2:00 PM - 2:45 PM - Herscher Hall - Guerin C, Live Webcast

Back to the Future - Using Landrace Genetics and Biomimicry to Produce Safe Medicine

Sundarajan Mutialu, Chief Technology Officer and Co-CEO, AZENTIVE

Brett Leonard, Award-Winning Filmmaker/Futurist

Michael Angelotti, Geneticist and Product Developer, Emerald Cup Products

Jeff Lowenfels, Lawyer and Award Winning Author, "Teaming With Microbes: The Organic Gardener's Guide to The Soil Food Web"

Dr. Kat A. Donnelly, Founder and Co-CEO, AZENTIVE, Moderator


3:00 PM - 3:45 PM - Herscher Hall - Guerin C, Live Webcast

Cannabis Compatibility for the Individual Consumer: Discovering Optimal CBD, THC & Terpene Ratios and Formulas

Len May, Co-Founder/CEO, Endocanna Health

Anya Cravitz, Cannabinoid Wellness Industry Thought Leader/Director of Growth Endocanna Health

Cameron Clarke, founder and CEO, Sunderstorm

Jonathan Small, Editor in Chief, Green Entrepreneur, Moderator


5:00 PM - 6:15 PM Open to all attendees

End-of-Day Reception – Tent Area

Outdoor Area In Front of Ahmanson Hall

Cannabis Categories from the Influencer Awards

Cannabis Legalization Visionaries:

Celebrities, Music, Movies & TV

Willie Nelson, Legendary Musician, Company Name: “Willie’s Reserve” including “Willy’s Weed”

Cheech Marin, Cinematic Legend, The Voice of a Generation

Melissa Etheridge, Superstar and founder, Etheridge Farms

Whoopi Goldberg, Advocate and co-founder, “Whoopi & Maya, Medical Cannabis”

Snoop Dogg, Legendary Stoner, founder, Merry Jane Media, creator, Marijuana Moms

Montel Williams, TV Star, Cannabis Advocate, founder of LenitivLabs

Martha Stewart, VH1 Show “Martha & Snoop’s Potluck Dinner”

Margaret Cho, Comedian, Personal Brand, “Margaret Cho-G’s”

Brad Pitt, High Priest of Weed

Tommy Chong, Cinematic Legend & Cannibis Brand, "Chong's Choice"

Seth Rogan, The Superman of Weed, Inventor of "The Cross Joint"

The Marley Family Brand, “Marley Naturals”

Morgan Freeman, Cannabis Legalization Advocate

Jim Belushi, Actor and Cannabis Activist

Michael B. Miller, Strategist and Thought Leader, On-Air Personality, "Cannabusiness with Michael Miller"

Patrick Stewart, Cannabis Legalization Advocate

Susan Sarandon, Cannabis Legalization Advocate

Wiz Khalifa, Rapper, Developer of Cannabis Blend, “Wiz Khalifa OG”

Senator Kirsten Gillibrand, co-sponsorer, Marijuana Justice Act

Ricki Lake, TV/Film Actor, Exec. Producer, "Weed the People"

Joe Montana, Hall of Fame Football Star and Weed Investor

Ghostface Killah, Wu-Tang Clan rapper, "Wu Goo", hash oils

Woody Harrelson, Weed Hero to a Generation

Sarah Silverman, Cannabis Legalization Advocate

Megan Fox, Cannabis Legalization Advocate

Kevin Smith, Cinematic Visionary of Weed

Cypress Hill "I Wanna Get High"

Bob Dylan "Rainy Day Women #12 & 35", aka "Everybody Must Get Stoned"

Brewer & Shipley, “One Toke Over The Line"

Bob Marley & The Wailers, “Kaya"

Peter Tosh, “Legalize It”

Little Feat, "Don’t Bogart That Joint"

Pineapple Express, A Cinematic Primer of Pot

The Big Lebowski, The Stoner’s King of Kings

Up In Smoke, An Intergalactic Message of Peace

Dazed And Confused, The Stoner Catcher in the Rye

Jay And Silent Bob Strike Back, The Indescribables

ted & ted 2, Signaling the Global Comeback of Weed

Click Here - Additions to the Influencer Lists

Cannabis Categories from the Influencer Awards

Cannabis Influencers - The Industry

Abdullah Saeed, Host, Bong Appétit on Vice Media

Alice Moon, "The Edible Expert"

Krishna Sai Andavolu, Host, Web Series, WEEDIQUETTE

Joel Hradecky, Youtube Channel, CustomGrow420

Michele Ross, PhD, Founder & Executive Director of IMPACT Network

Dr. Dina, The Expert Cannabis Consultant, "The Mona Lisa of Mary Jane"

Keith Stroup, founder, NORML

David Bienenstock, Weed Guru, Producer, Bong Appetit on Vice Media

Matt Gray, founder & CEO, HERB

Ophelia Chong, Founder of StockPot Images, The Getty of Cannabis & Founder, Asian Americans for Cannabis Education

Jodie Emery, Cannabis Rights Advocate

Troy Dayton, Board Member, Marijuana Policy Project

Matt Gray, Founder & CEO, HERB

Teresa Garibyan (@Trippy.Treez), Cannabis Producer, Marketer and Model

Jennifer Lujan, Director of Social Impact, Eaze

Lynne Lyman, California State Director, Drug Policy Alliance

Susan Soares, Founder, JUSTCare, Green Oasis

Joshua Otten, Co-Founder, PRØHBTD Media

Rachel Garland, founder, Women of Cannabiz

Kurt Whitt, Founder-CEO, Studio 420

Aaron Justis, President, Buds & Roses

Jessica Assaf, Founder, Cannabis Feminist

Jacqueline McGowan, Founder, California - City & County Regulation Watch

Charlo Greene, Weed Activist and Host, “The Weed Show”

Jazmin Hupp, co-founder, WomenGrow

Cat Packer, Executive Director of the Los Angeles Department of Cannabis Regulation

Ariel Clark, Leading Cannabis Lawyer, Clark Neubert LLP

Adelia Carrillo, CEO, Direct Cannabis Network

David Hua, co-founder and CEO, Meadow

Jim Patterson, CEO, Eaze

Bill Levers, Owner/Founder, Beard Bros Pharms

Omar Figueroa, lawyer and Author Cannabis Codes of California

Tracy Ryan, CEO, CannaKids; CK Sciences

Brian Weiss, Founder, L.A. Cannabis News

Ashley Manta, AKA The Cannasexual - The World's First Cannabis Sex Coach

Steve D'Angelo, Founder Harborside, Activist

Andrew Mieure, Founder, Top Shelf Budtending

Olivia Alexander, Founder of Kush Queens, Crystal Cult, and Buddfeed

Click Here - Additions to the Influencer Lists