Cannabis Calendar

CannaList Biz offers this Industry Event Calendar as a resource to help make connections between startups, investors, and innovators.

Our goal is to bring together Cannabis startups and innovation professionals to learn about cutting-edge innovations and foster dynamic conversation addressing how medicinal marijuana is transforming health and wellness.

JAN – JUN | JUL – DEC

Cannabis Calendar

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Cannabis Calendar

July

  • Lucky Leaf Expo – Texas has joined the Green Rush. Discover the rapidly growing world of CBD, hemp, and cannabis at a Lucky Leaf Expo! With expert speakers and a full showroom of exhibitors, we’ve got you covered — everything from science, health, wellness, hemp cultivation, business strategies, new opportunities, legal, branding, start-ups, growth, and policy reform, and more.  Learn, network, and explore! Dallas; Jul 9-10, 2021
  • The Lift Cannabis Expo Over the course of two full days, the Metro Toronto Convention Centre will host over one hundred exhibitors from across North America and Europe. From Licensed Producers to cannabis startups and advocacy groups, the Lift Expo will be a nexus of Canada’s unique medical program and forward-thinking cannabis culture. Toronto; July 16-18, 2021
  • Virtual CannaCon – CannaCon is the world’s largest cannabis marketplace for products, services, and ideas – CannaCon: Where the cannabis industry does business. CannaCon is dedicated to creating and strengthening lifelong partnerships within the emerging cannabis industry. Our mission is to provide a global venue for CannaBusinesses, entrepreneurs, Investors, and community partners to showcase industry products, people, and innovations; to cultivate business values within the cannabis industry through education and responsible community involvement. Virtual; July 28-30, 2021
  • Cannabis Drinks Expo – Hosted by the Beverage Trade Network, this expo shined a spotlight on the skyrocketing legal cannabis market and provided insight into its future brimming with opportunity. San Fransisco; Jul 29, 2021
  • Cannabis Food Expo – Exhibit at the first-ever event dedicated to the edibles market and meet 1000+ real trade buyers, including dispensaries and distributors. San Francisco, CA; Jul 31

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August

  • Cannabis Drinks Expo – Hosted by the Beverage Trade Network, this expo shined a spotlight on the skyrocketing legal cannabis market and provided insight into its future brimming with opportunity. Chicago, IL; Aug 3, 2021
  • Cannabis Business Summit & ExpoAt the premier cannabis business event, industry entrepreneurs, experts, and thought leaders will come together to learn, network, and discover new products & services to help their businesses grow. With unique content presented by the best and brightest minds in the industry, unmatched networking opportunities, and 400+ exhibitors, this is an experience you won’t want to miss. San Francisco, CA; Aug 3-5, 2021
  • Cannabis Food Expo – Exhibit at the first-ever event dedicated to the edibles market and meet 1000+ real trade buyers, including dispensaries and distributors. Chicago, IL; Aug 4, 2021
  • CannaCon Midwest Summer – CannaCon is the world’s largest cannabis marketplace for products, services, and ideas. CannaCon: Where the cannabis industry does business. CannaCon is dedicated to creating and strengthening lifelong partnerships within the emerging cannabis industry. Our mission is to provide a global venue for CannaBusinesses, entrepreneurs, Investors, and community partners to showcase industry products, people, and innovations; to cultivate business values within the cannabis industry through education and responsible community involvement. Chicago, IL; Aug 6-7, 2021
  • Southern Hemp Expo – Trade Show and Exhibition floor with over 150 top companies covering the entire hemp industry supply chain – Genetics, Farming, Fiber, Grain, Flower, Food, Supplements, Nutraceuticals, Industrial Ingredients, Environmental Applications, Agricultural/Business Opportunities, Innovation & Technology, Certification & Compliance, City/County/State Economic Re-Development Projects, End Products, Community Empowerment, Social Change, and More. Nashville, TN; Aug 20-21, 2021
  • Cannabis Conference – the cannabis industry’s leading conference for cultivators, retailers, extraction specialists, and hemp growers—will return to the Paris Las Vegas Hotel & Casino from August 24-26, 2021. Presented by award-winning media brands Cannabis Business Times, Cannabis Dispensary, and Hemp Grower magazines, Cannabis Conference will bring together current and prospective cannabis business operators, university professors, consultants, technology and solutions providers, and more for three dynamic days of education and expo. Las Vegas, NV, Aug 24-26, 2021
  • Midwest Cannabis Business Conference – NCIA’s inaugural Midwest Cannabis Business Conference is the place for cannabis business executives, cultivators, and innovators seeking to immerse themselves in the new, booming Midwest market. Detroit, MI, Aug 25-26, 2021
  • Northeast Cannabis Business Conference – Join the NCIA and other professionals from the cannabis industry to discuss emerging regional-specific regulations, market trends, and advocacy efforts and visit the bustling expo floor to find the latest products and services while networking with the best and brightest from the East Coast. Aug 25-26, 2021
  • Cannabis Science Conference Westthe world’s largest and fastest-growing cannabis science event. Our events have a specialized focus on analytical science, medical topics in cannabis, cultivation, and hemp science. Our conference pulls together cannabis industry experts, instrument manufacturers, testing labs, research scientists, medical practitioners, policymakers, and interested novices. Our semi-annual event is aimed at improving cannabis science. Join us in Baltimore, MD, and Portland, Oregon, for exciting conferences with keynotes, presentations, round table discussions, and exhibits. Portland, OR; Aug 30 – Sept 1, 2021
  • Seattle Hempfest – The Seattle HEMPFEST® rally is the world’s largest annual event advocating cannabis law reform in a unique “protestival” environment. This annual event is held every August in Myrtle Edwards and Centennial Parks on the Seattle waterfront. Seattle WA; TBA

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September

  • Grow Up Conference and Awards Expo – Cannabis 2.0 has made extraction a field of great importance within the modern cannabis industry. Extracts of CBD and THC are driving the medicinal and recreational markets from oils to edibles. With over 120 world-class speakers, our informative panels will bring you up-to-speed with what is happened in the cannabis cultivation and extraction industry, nationally and abroad. Our sessions are dedicated to the hottest topics, latest trends, and the future of cannabis. Grow Up Conference and Expo is a cannabis industry show. Cannabis in any form is not available at this show. Niagra falls, Canadia; Sept 1-3, 2021
  • New Jersey Cannabis Convention – The only convention focused exclusively on the New Jersey market! Since 2014, NECANN events have helped emerging cannabis markets grow and thrive. We consistently attract the largest number of local Hemp, MMJ, and Cannabis industry professionals in the market to our conventions. We are now showcasing the New Jersey cannabis community to the world.  With the pending legalization of recreational marijuana in the state, the 2nd annual New Jersey Cannabis Convention will be THE can’t-miss event of the year for industry businesses, cannabis growers, and consumers across the region! Atlantic City, NJ; Sept 10-11, 2021
  • New England Cannabis Convention (Boston) – The East Coast’s Largest Cannabis Industry Event! Since 2014, NECANN events have been the home base for the New England cannabis industry. We consistently attract the largest number of Hemp, MMJ, and Cannabis industry professionals in the Northeast to our annual Boston Cannabis Convention. This year will once again be the largest, most important cannabis industry event on the East Coast! Our annual New England Cannabis Convention in Boston is considered the can’t-miss event of the year by cannabis growers, consumers, and business cultivators across the region. Last year the event boasted an attendance of over 9,000 people. With the recent legalization of recreational marijuana sales in Massachusetts, we’re looking to top that with an estimated 10,000 attendees for this year. Boston, MA; Sept 10-12, 2021
  • CannaGrow Expo – A two-day educational expo dedicated to the art & science of growing cannabis in conjunction with Cultivation Week. The CannaGrow Expo is open to all, 18+, and is intended for cannabis growers, dispensary owners, grow managers, and grow enthusiasts to explore the latest cannabis cultivation technology, tools, and techniques. CannaGrow San Diego will feature 18 grow-focused educational sessions lead by world-class growers over two action-packed days. It will also feature an expo hall full of the latest tools & technology for growing cannabis. Palm Springs, CA; Sept 14-19, 2021
  • Global Hemp Day – a virtual deep dive featuring presentations, panels, virtual tours, and keynotes by the people at the forefront of the global hemp revolution. Experts will join keynote Speakers Bruce Linton and Steve DeAngelo in markets in the US, Canada, India, Zimbabwe, Asia, and Europe. Virtual Event; Sept 15-16, 2020
  • 9th International Hemp Building SymposiumThe 9th International Hemp Building Symposium will be held in the North Yorkshire countryside; Hornington Manor is a unique venue. The Grade II listed Manor was built in 1770 and has been lovingly restored to provide luxury self-catering accommodation, which is the perfect setting for our next Symposium. It is also the Harrison Spinks farm site, which provides Hemp fiber for top-quality mattresses. This is the largest global gathering of hemp building experts. The two-day event will consist of international speakers with the latest research results and material tests. There will also be presentations from people working in the industry about projects they are involved in, both planned or completed. This year’s Symposium will also feature an extra day on Apr 2, featuring a range of Hempcrete spraying technologies. Virtual Event; Sept 15-16, 2020
  • Grow Tradefest – Lake Ozark, MO; Sept 16-19, 2021
  • Lucky Leaf Expo – Texas has joined the Green Rush. Discover the rapidly growing world of CBD, hemp, and cannabis at a Lucky Leaf Expo! With expert speakers and a full showroom of exhibitors, we’ve got you covered — everything from science, health, wellness, hemp cultivation, business strategies, new opportunities, legal, branding, start-ups, growth, and policy reform, and more.  Learn, network, and explore! Oklahoma City, OK; Sept 17-18, 2021
  • CannaCon Midwest South – CannaCon is the world’s largest cannabis marketplace for products, services, and ideas. CannaCon: Where the cannabis industry does business. CannaCon is dedicated to creating and strengthening lifelong partnerships within the emerging cannabis industry. Our mission is to provide a global venue for CannaBusinesses, entrepreneurs, Investors, and community partners to showcase industry products, people, and innovations; to cultivate business values within the cannabis industry through education and responsible community involvement. Biloxi, MS; Sept 17-18, 2021
  • Boston Freedom Rally – This will be the 27th Freedom Rally event, and as always, it is focused on marijuana legalization. They give people all the information about cannabis use, its benefits, and law prohibition. It is a peaceful protest to support the social acceptance of cannabis consumption. They will also collect signatures for Bay state repeal to help end the prohibition of marijuana in Massachusetts. There will be many speakers, music bands, vendors, and other people interested in the issue. Boston, MA; TBA

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October

  • USA CBD Expo – USA CBD Expo strives to create the best and largest CBD / Hemp event in the nation, to consistently bring the most innovative and best products/brands to businesses and consumers, to compress a rapidly expanding industry into one all-encompassing, premier event. Chicago, IL; Oct 1-3, 2021
  • Whole Plant Expo is an immersive online industry event offering attendees a comprehensive examination of medical cannabis and hemp. Featuring seven conference programs and more than 120 expert speakers – Whole Plant Expo delivers a who’s-who of the medical cannabis and hemp ecosystem. Whole Plant Expo is for patients and caregivers, medical professionals, researchers, and medical cannabis and hemp industry professionals. Running from October 1 through November 30 with dynamic content, seven expo halls including CBD and cannabinoid products, and live networking and meeting opportunities, there is no better event to learn and connect. Online; Oct 1 – Dec 31, 2020
  • CannX, 2021, Tel Aviv – The International Medical Cannabis Conference. CannX is the place to explore the latest science, cutting-edge technology, and investment opportunities in medical Cannabis. Join us for a lively exchange of knowledge and professional expertise essential to thrive in this rapidly growing field. Tel Aviv, Israel; Oct 3-5, 2021
  • Lucky Leaf Expo – Texas has joined the Green Rush. Discover the rapidly growing world of CBD, hemp, and cannabis at a Lucky Leaf Expo! With expert speakers and a full showroom of exhibitors, we’ve got you covered — everything from science, health, wellness, hemp cultivation, business strategies, new opportunities, legal, branding, start-ups, growth, and policy reform, and more.  Learn, network, and explore! Albuquerque, NM Oct 8-9, 2021
  • Benzinga Cannabis Capital Conference– Benzinga’s virtual Cannabis Capital Conference is guaranteed to offer participants all the benefits of an immersive and robust in-person conference from any remote location. The conference will feature an interactive forum of live and On-Demand presentations from top CEOs, investors, and leaders in the cannabis space. Don’t miss this opportunity to connect with THE cannabis movers and shakers from across the globe. Virtual; Oct 14, 2021
  • Maine Cannabis Convention – Be a part of Maine’s largest cannabis industry event- reserve your space now! Oct 16-17, 2021
  • Med-Cann World – Following a successful, government-backed 2019 summit, which attracted more than 1,500 delegates – the second edition of Med-Cann World will virtually occur with SiGMA Group’s recently launched vertical, Med-Tech World. Co-locating these events will leverage the company’s long-standing expertise in other verticals, such as emerging tech, offering insightful, data-driven content created exclusively with the medical community in mind. Virtual Conference; Oct 20-21, 2020
  • CanMar Global Conference & Expo 2020 – providing staffing solutions for the global cannabis industry! We connect you with the global cannabis community to expand all of our opportunities within our flourishing industry. Virtual Event; Oct 23-24, 2020
  • CannX 2020 Tel Aviv – CannX Tel Aviv is the meeting point for the field’s key players this autumn. First-hand knowledge and networks are essential in understanding the way forward within the complex ecosystem of medical cannabis. With a completely re-imagined virtual format, CannX unites the world’s most influential scientists, clinicians, entrepreneurs, investors, policymakers, and thought leaders for the ultimate opportunity to make an impact in the field. Virtual Event; Oct 26-28, 2020
  • Hemp & CBD Seminar – The HEMP & CBD Seminar is focusing on latest trends in HEMP & CBD innovation. This seminar will showcase industry experts, academics, and entrepreneurs involved in Hemp research and commercial enterprise. ​This seminar shall identify and accelerate innovative Indian Hemp companies and create synergies between them and the global HEMP & CBD ecosystem. Virtual Event; Oct 27, 2020
  • USA CBD Expo – It’s only fitting that the nation’s largest CBD event be hosted at the nation’s largest convention center (McCormick Place). The windy city has a metropolitan population of almost 10 million and welcomes more than 58 million visitors every year. Many of them are drawn by recent cannabis legalization, which has seen monthly retail sales from recreational cannabis soar to an estimated $40 million in revenue. We will not overlook the clear potential for our industry and, true to our mission, we will be there to keep pushing this industry forward! Chicago, IL, GA; Oct 28-30, 2021
  • Burns & Levinson’s Fourth Annual State of the Cannabis Industry Conference – The State of the Cannabis Industry Conference convenes national experts and industry professionals to share their unique strategic legal and financial perspectives on the state of the industry and capital markets; M&A and investments; secured lending, workouts, and restructurings; and developments in the hemp and CBD markets. For 2020, we have redesigned the event to be an interactive virtual experience, enabling you to make connections, develop partnerships, and learn from industry leaders. Virtual, Oct 29, 2020
  • CannaOne Grow Harvest: Cultivation Virtual Expo– Get cultivation education from industry leaders & professional growers to help you learn and improve your processes from seed to harvest. Virtual, Oct 29-30, 2020
  • State of the Market: Liquid-cooled horticultural LED lighting – Liquid-cooled horticultural LED lighting represents new opportunities for energy savings and system flexibility. Register for this interactive webinar to learn how utilities and the controlled environment agriculture (CEA) industry evolve alongside this emerging technology. Virtual, Oct 29-30, 2020

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November

  • The CWCBExpo (Cannabis World Congress & Business Exposition) – the premier conference focused on the business of cannabis, hemp, and CBD. Boston, MA; 3-4, 2021
  • Canna-Pharma 2020 – The cannabis market is exploding. Nevertheless, the state of scientific knowledge on medicinal cannabis remains immature, and the regulatory environment in North America is fragmented and contested. That is why you cannot afford to miss Pharma Ed’s Canna-Pharma 2020. This two-day event will explicitly link current knowledge and practice in the pharmaceutical and cannabis industries, providing a forum for scientific dialogue and collaboration to advance best practices in this growing market. Research scientists, analytical experts, drug developers, drug-device manufactures, validation experts, cannabis cultivators and labs, and public policymakers will come together to advance the science of cannabis. San Diego; Nov 5-6, 2020
  • Immersia Connect– Immersia is the source of cannabis wellness. Our cannabis wellness mission has created a proprietary platform that allows brands to showcase their stories, products, and teams while also allowing buyers to curate important brands’ information. Allowing brands and buyers to connect on a more in-depth level through our virtual platform. Virtual, Nov 12-13, 2020
  • CannaVest USA – Cannabis Investing remains HOT! Don’t miss this premier expo for valuable investment resources. Designed for beginners to advanced investors, learn how to analyze and capitalize on CANNABIS business opportunities.  From stocks, mergers, acquisitions, start-ups, and expansions, find all the tools you need at this Expo. Virtual; Nov 17- 18, 2020
  • The CWCBExpo (Cannabis World Congress & Business Exposition) – CWCBExpoInsider, the premier virtual conference focused on the business of cannabis, hemp, and CBD. Virtual; Nov 17- 18, 2020
  • Lucky Leaf Expo – Texas has joined the Green Rush. Discover the rapidly growing world of CBD, hemp, and cannabis at a Lucky Leaf Expo! With expert speakers and a full showroom of exhibitors, we’ve got you covered — everything from science, health, wellness, hemp cultivation, business strategies, new opportunities, legal, branding, start-ups, growth, and policy reform, and more.  Learn, network, and explore! Houston, TX; Nov 5-6, 2021

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December

  • MJBizCon – 2020s’ MJBizCon digital event experience features over 60 sessions, 100s of vendors, and 1-to-1 and group networking opportunities. Virtual; Dec 2-4, 2020
  • Emerge Virtual Cannabis Conference & Expo – a live three-day event leading to 90 days of learning, networking, and business on the most experiential platform in the world. Attendees personalize their avatars to step into Emerge, adding immersion and gamification to the experience. Online; Dec 15-17, 2020
  • Emerald Cup – Held at the Sonoma County Fairgrounds, The Emerald Cup is Northern California’s premier outdoor destination for medicinal marijuana news and products. The gathering – also a music festival – brings together experts and educators in the cannabis field, organic farmers, patients, and patrons. It is a community celebration of what’s become a global movement. Each year the best growers are awarded hand-blown glass art. Rolling Stone Magazine calls it “the Academy Awards of the cannabis industry.” This is one of the longest-running Medicinal Marijuana Cups in the world! Santa Rosa, CA; Dec 20 – Jan 15, 2021

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