Jackson 2021

Speakers

Get expert information from industry professionals while attending the Lucky Leaf Expo in Jackson. They will cover topics like cannabis in healthcare, canna entrepreneurship, cultivation and even advocacy. This is a great opportunity for networking and getting insider information!

We are hard at work getting the speaker lineup ready!

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Andrew Bish

Hemp Profitability: 2021

By Andrew Bish, |

Economics on growing & processing hemp for Fiber, Grain, and Flower.

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Andrew Bish

Hemp Profitability: 2021
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Presentation Abstract:
Economics on growing & processing hemp for Fiber, Grain, and Flower.
About:
Andrew Bish is the Founder & CEO of Hemp Harvest Works & COO of Bish Enterprises, both of Giltner, NE. Bish Enterprises, founded in 1976 known worldwide for combine header adapters, is a harvesting equipment manufacturer, design, engineering, and research firm. Hemp Harvest Works is a machinery sales business focused on bringing a complete line of equipment & ancillary solutions to both hemp producers and/or processors.

Dr Bridget Williams

Shifting the Stress Reaction with CBD

By Dr Bridget Williams, |

Review of the power of CBD and how it can help encourage mental and physical balance. This talk will delve into the complexities of cortisol, the stress hormone, and how CBD can help balance physical stress reactions.
Take away: Patient Empowerment, CBD is a tool for health and balance.

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Dr Bridget Williams

Shifting the Stress Reaction with CBD
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Presentation Abstract:
Review of the power of CBD and how it can help encourage mental and physical balance. This talk will delve into the complexities of cortisol, the stress hormone, and how CBD can help balance physical stress reactions. Take away: Patient Empowerment, CBD is a tool for health and balance
About:
Dr. Bridget Williams is the owner of Green Harvest Health, a medical cannabis clinic located near Columbus, OH. Green Harvest Health is the only medical cannabis clinic and life and wellness coaching practice in Ohio. Dr. Williams brings nearly 20 years of experience in family medicine from Cleveland Clinic and certifications in life and cannabis coaching to her practice. Dr. Bridget provides valuable talks on medical cannabis, CBD, life balance and confidence. In 2019, Dr Bridget branched out into developing her own line of CBD products as well as product development for other businesses. When not seeing patients, Dr. Bridget hosts a CBD education series, and holistic wellness series and teaches at the Cleveland School of Cannabis.

Tyrone Russell

Educate your Government Officials on Cannabis and the Benefits will last for Generations

By Tyrone Russell, |

How do you leverage your status as a small business owner to build wealth and community development? Fresh on the heels of being deemed essential during the Covid pandemic, many municipalities are turning to cannabis for its tax revenues. Government officials, like many people, still hold a negative bias towards cannabis built on propaganda. As we develop policies, it is crucial that elected officials and offices know the facts about cannabis.

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Tyrone Russell

Educate your Government Officials on Cannabis and the Benefits will last for Generations
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Presentation Abstract:
How do you leverage your status as a small business owner to build wealth and community development? Fresh on the heels of being deemed essential during the Covid pandemic, many municipalities are turning to cannabis for its tax revenues. Government officials, like many people, still hold a negative bias towards cannabis built on propaganda. As we develop policies, it is crucial that elected officials and offices know the facts about cannabis
About:
Native of Southeast San Diego, Tyrone Russell is an entrepreneur, motivational speaker, member of Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity Incorporated, community advocate and an award-winning higher education professional. Tyrone graduated from Colgate University with a Bachelor of Arts in Sociology. He also holds a Master of Science degree in Counseling and College Student Personnel from Shippensburg University. Professionally, Tyrone has worked for numerous colleges and universities as an Assistant Director, a Counselor, Faculty, and Program Coordinator. He serves on a regional committee dedicated to constructing high school leadership conferences, conducts teambuilding workshops for teachers and corporate staffs, and designs and executes seminars and trainings for youth. Formerly serving as the Coordinator of Racial and Ethnic Justice with the Community Action Agency of the Lehigh Valley, and as the Director of Multicultural Affairs at Lehigh University, Tyrone executes cultural realization sessions and diversity trainings throughout the region for corporations and school districts. He assists organizations in creating strategic frameworks to increase inclusion while enhancing tools and experiences that decrease institutional and personal biases that impact culture and day-to-day operations. Tyrone has held positions on the executive board of the Allentown Chamber of Commerce, Board of directors for the Volunteer Center of the Lehigh Valley, Board of directors of the Redevelopment Authority of the City of Allentown, and co-founded R2C2 incorporated- a non-profit organization dedicated to youth development. Recipient of the 2017 African American Businessman of the Year Award presented by the African American business Council of the Lehigh Valley Chamber of Commerce, Tyrone is the Chief Executive Officer of Faces International Marketing and Development, LLC and President of the Cleveland School of Cannabis, a career school for cannabis

Kevin Greene

Long-Term Community Development through Cannabis Education

By Kevin Greene, |

How will you, your family, and your community benefit (or not) from the booming cannabis industry? We are creating an entire industry that will make an impact in the world and in multiple sectors. Cannabis will be woven into the social fabric of our society. When a new casino opens, it brings with its workforce development programs. So why, in the booming cannabis industry, with a ton of opportunity and upward mobility, is workforce development and community education lagging behind?

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Kevin Greene

Long-Term Community Development through Cannabis Education
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Presentation Abstract:
How will you, your family, and your community benefit (or not) from the booming cannabis industry? We are creating an entire industry that will make an impact in the world and in multiple sectors. Cannabis will be woven into the social fabric of our society. When a new casino opens, it brings with its workforce development programs. So why, in the booming cannabis industry, with a ton of opportunity and upward mobility, is workforce development and community education lagging behind?
About:
Kevin Greene is a father, mentor, compassionate community member and successful entrepreneur. He has been focused on the equitable development of community and business his entire professional career and continues to commit to having a social impact through economic growth and advancement of his communities. With ownership of two successful startups-Faces International Marketing and Development, and the Cleveland School of Cannabis- he has years of experience developing successful teams. As a VP for the Cleveland School of Cannabis, his role has been crucial in the growth of the student body, partnership development, and community engagement. Mr. Greene’s successes have led the way to a multiple city expansion of CSC and a robust student body serving students between the ages of 18 and 67. Understanding that relationships are vital when developing an ecosystem of prosperity has been his core value. As COO of Faces International he has lead strategies over the last decade with clients ranging from small businesses and city governments to non-profits of all sizes, he has been tasked with creating a culture of inclusion and participation to assist in Economic development and comprehensive initiatives. With the urge to make an impact on the youth, Kevin has Co-Founded R2C2 Inc, a youth development Non-Profit Organization that works to advance teens from disenfranchised populations. Continuing in the space of service he has furthered his impact by board participation with organizations such as the United Way, Valley Youth House, Lehigh Valley Chamber, and the Community Action Lehigh Valley. Mr. Greene continues to make it known that he is always willing to roll up his sleeves and do the grunt work in efforts to advance all facets of community and business.

Tony Gallo

Cannabis Security from Application to Operation

By Tony Gallo, |

The objective is to educate individuals seeking the process of Designing a Cannabis Security Plan during their application stage of getting an MMJ business license. The key topics in a security plan that will be covered are:

Facility Security
Security Surveillance
Product Security
Policies and Procedures
Furthermore, the attendees will be walked through the process of making sure these areas are met and designed well after they have won their MMJ business license.

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Tony Gallo

Cannabis Security from Application to Operation
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Presentation Abstract:
The objective is to educate individuals seeking the process of Designing a Cannabis Security Plan during their application stage of getting an MMJ business license. The key topics in a security plan that will be covered are: Facility Security Security Surveillance Product Security Policies and Procedures Furthermore, the attendees will be walked through the process of making sure these areas are met and designed well after they have won their MMJ business license.
About:
Tony Gallo is a licensed security consultant and Managing Partner for Sapphire Risk Advisory Group, named one of the Top 100 ancillary companies in the cannabis industry. Tony has more than 30 years of retail experience in the Loss Prevention, Audit, Safety, and Risk/Emergency Management fields. He is considered one of the leading authorities in cannabis security, armed robberies and burglary investigations. Tony is a published author on cannabis security designs.

Dr. Adam Abodeely

Vern Mathis

David Patton

Pre-Show Cannabis Business Crash Course ( Tickets Sold Separately $499)

By Dr. Adam Abodeely, |

Cannabis Business Crash Course
Time: 9:30am – 6:00pm
This comprehensive business & entrepreneur crash course provides in-depth training on the cannabis supply chain to help you successfully launch or progress your cannabis career. Gain insights and strategies from expert cannabis professionals in this intensive, day-long workshop. Acquire new skills and insider knowledge to stay ahead of the curve and propel your business forward. Learn about the market demand and revenue growth opportunities in this vast industry, from seed to sale and everything in between.

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Dr. Adam Abodeely

Vern Mathis

David Patton

Pre-Show Cannabis Business Crash Course ( Tickets Sold Separately $499)
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Presentation Abstract:
Opening Remarks

Industry Overview, Growth Opportunities & Emerging Trends
Part 1: Science to Sale:
Health/Medicinal Utility of Cannabis
Beyond THC: Cannabinoids, Terpenes, Trichomes and more
Market Demand/ Differentiating Your Product or Brand/ Tips to Success
Product Options/ Routes of Administration (smokables, oils, edibles, topicals, etc) (pros & cons?)
Dosing

Part 2: Cultivation:
Seed Quality & Options: Not all Seeds are Created Equally
Plant Life Cycle & Anatomy
Plant Growing 101: Growing Techniques & Environmental Considerations—pH, lights, nutrients, pest control, etc
Harvest Time! Trimming, Drying, Curing
Processing & Extraction Techniques

Part 3: Business
Business Planning Basics (where to start…forming a company, permits, putting operations in place, etc)
Taxes & Legal Issues
Licensing
Real Estate
Banking , Payment Processing, Cash Management
Funding / Investors
Marketing/Branding/Advertising
Ancillary Cannabis Businesses

Part 4: Interactive workshop
Hands On Cannabis Cloning Mini Workshop

Part 5: Q & A
About:

Stephen Raisner

How Aquaponic Production can Increase Flavor, Speed of Growth & Profits

By Stephen Raisner, |

All-natural, organic, pesticide-free, greenhouse, indoor, outdoor, and or conventionally grown cannabis all seem to be buzzwords, but why does it matter? Cannabis has become a massive industry, much of which relies on indoor, energy-intensive growing; heavy doses of pesticides, fertilizers, herbicides, and rodenticides According to a report by Grand View Research, Inc. global consumer cannabis spending is expected to skyrocket o $73.6 billion by 2027 organic cannabis is more important than ever.

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Stephen Raisner

How Aquaponic Production can Increase Flavor, Speed of Growth & Profits
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Presentation Abstract:
All-natural, organic, pesticide-free, greenhouse, indoor, outdoor, and or conventionally grown cannabis all seem to be buzzwords, but why does it matter? Cannabis has become a massive industry, much of which relies on indoor, energy-intensive growing; heavy doses of pesticides, fertilizers, herbicides, and rodenticides According to a report by Grand View Research, Inc. global consumer cannabis spending is expected to skyrocket o $73.6 billion by 2027 organic cannabis is more important than ever.
About:
Potent Ponics has been building and helping Aquaponic Cannabis Farms for over 5 years around the world including Canada, Jamaica, Zimbabwe, South Africa, across the United States and else where. We provide Education, Training, SOPs, Designs, Business Plans, and much more at APMJClass.com and a wide range of fish safe nutrients and nutrient kits based on your system size as well as nutrient management services at APMJNutes.com. Host of the Growing with Fishes Podcast.

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