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Event Info and Agenda
Join us in celebrating the successful launch of the medical cannabis industry in the state of Georgia.
We will be hosting events in Atlanta – Saturday (6/22/19) at the Atlanta Airport Marriott, and Sunday (6/23/19) at the Atlanta-Buckhead Marriott. (Identical seminar, multiple locations)
This event will help educate attendees on the state’s new medical cannabis program, discuss applying for a medical cannabis license, present opportunities for minority businesses, employment, to forge new industry relationships and help to provide medical cannabis access to individuals who need it most.
8-9am - Registration and Coffee 9am - Welcome and introductions 9:15-10:30am - Overview of Medical Cannabis and Georgia Medical Cannabis Law 10:30-10:45am - Break 10:45-12:00 - Georgia Medical Cannabis Law (Part 2) 12:00-12:45pm - Lunch (provided) 12:45pm-1:30pm - Sponsor presentation 1:30-2:15pm - Applying for a Georgia Grower-Processor license and/or Dispensary License 2:15-2:30pm - Sponsor break 2:30-2:45pm - Title Sponsor presentation 2:45pm-3:15pm - Panel Discussion and Q and A
The Georgia Medical Cannabis Licensing Seminar is a prime opportunity for you to make your presence known in Georgia’s cannabis industry.
Sponsoring the Georgia Medical Cannabis Licensing Seminar will enable you to:
- Gain access to the Georgia market.
- Explore opportunities to work with potential applicants.
- Deliver your message. Build your brand.
For more information on how you and your business can be part of the event, please contact Johnny at firstname.lastname@example.org or 304-887-8899.
Sponsorships are limited.
Contact Johnny @ 304-887-8899
Don't miss out on first and largest cannabis licensing seminar in the state!
Michael is a subject matter expert in the Global Cannabis Industry with Gerson Lehrman Group (GLG.it) and Guidepoint. He has spoken at numerous conferences including the 2019 UBS Global Consumer and Retail Conference in Boston, FBI National Academy convention in Orlando, and CBD East Convention 2018 in Orlando.
Upcoming speaking engagements include ONE Senior Place in April 2019, June 6, 2019 at the Cannabis Banking Summit in Pittsburgh, PA, June 22,23 in Atlanta, GA at the US Cannabis-Medical Cannabis Society sponsored Georgia Medical Cannabis Licensure and Education Seminar, and July 12-13 at Europe CBD Expo in London, England.
Mr. Patterson is an Editorial Board Member for the American Journal of Medical Cannabis (AJMC), medical cannabis contributing writer for the Orlando Medical News Magazine and Florida MD Magazine, member of the Board of Directors for the Tourette Syndrome Awareness Foundation, and licensed Occupational Therapist and Nursing Home Administrator in 4 states.
In 2015, Russ founded the nonprofit organization, the Pennsylvania Medical Cannabis Society (PAMCS), the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania’s largest organization for professionals, educators, and leaders in the industry. Since its inception, PAMCS has been involved in over 45 educational events throughout the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. PAMCS and Cersosimo’s advocacy efforts were instrumental in 2016’s successful legalization campaign.
Today, Cersosimo is committed to forging partnerships that improve the capture and analysis of medical cannabis data. Russ sits on the ASTM D37 committee for writing cannabis industry standards and is passionate about developing solutions that will shape the industry. In addition, in 2018, the Pennsylvania Medical Cannabis Society converted to a national model and launched the Medical Cannabis Society with the mission to educate, lead, and further medical cannabis research throughout the United States.
A serial entrepreneur as far back as his days studying Psychology at West Virginia University, Cersosimo founded Webbula, a data-centric technology company. As its CEO, Cersosimo generated high-profile clientele including Google, Yahoo, T-Mobile, Neustar, and Epsilon. Mr. Cersosimo also serves as CEO for marketing firm Optimal Reach Media. He currently sits on the Board of Directors of the Tourettes Syndrome Awareness Foundation.
Mr. Visher has been involved in every aspect of dispensary startup and operation, including operational planning, POS development, security procedures, corporate structure and the coordination of tax payments. His knowledge of cannabis genetics, cloning and growing contributed to several first-place awards for best sativa and indica strains developed at both Tender Healing Care and Green Man Cannabis, and his entrepreneurial expertise helped propel Green Man to gross revenues of $6 million in 2014, $7 million in 2015 and a projected $8 million-plus in 2016.