THE CANNABIS CONVENTION

THE CONVENTION STAGE

Please note that all schedules are subject to change

DELEGATE REGISTRATION

10:00 - 10:50

THE CANNABIS CONVENTION

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WELCOMING ADDRESS

10:50 - 11:00

WELCOME ADDRESS

Silas Howarth Director & Co Founder at The Cannabis Expo - South Africa

MEDICAL CANNABIS - Where Africa fits into cutting edge research

11:00 - 11:45

PANEL DISCUSSION

Dr Zulumathabo Zulu Research Scientist and Director at Madisebo University College
Andrew Kyriacou Director at KiriCann

Prof. Motlalepula Matsabisa Professor at University of the Free State

THE LEGALISATION WAVE - How Africa can capitalise on the global legalisation trend

12:00 - 12:45

PANEL DISCUSSION

Hanna Shanes  Chief Compliance Officer at 365 Vertical
Dr Ahmed Jamaloodeen Medical Doctor, National Treasurer CDCSA, Current Permit Hemp Farmer

Nick Verster Founder and Director at NVJ Quality Products

Paul-Michael Keichel  Associate at Schindlers Attorneys

UTILISATION OF LED LIGHTING SOLUTIONS – Quality assurance in medical cannabis

13:00 - 13:45

PRESENTATION

Timo Bongartz  General Manager EMEA at Fluence
Sean Sangster  Project Manager: Horticulture Services at Fluence

KNOWING YOUR RIGHTS - Intellectual property rights of farmers

14:00 - 14:45

PRESENTATION

Dr Zulumathabo Zulu  Research Scientist and Director at Madisebo University College

JOBS FOR ALL - How cannabis legalisation can improve local economies and job creation

15:00 - 15:45

PANEL DISCUSSION

Duren Munsami  Managing Director at NudleBox
Andy Cohen Head of Cultivation at Nudlebox
Moleboheng Semela  Secretary General and Director at CDCSA

TREND SPOTTING - Global cannabis business trends

16:00 - 16:45

PANEL DISCUSSION

Amit Lev  Trade Comissioner at Israeli Embassy to SA
Wesley Young  Bio Leaf Technologies (PTY) LTD
Mahmoud Hanachi  Head of Genetics and New Territories at Dutch Passion

LICENSED TO GROW - Licencing and compliance in an evolving political landscape

17:00 - 17:45

PANEL DISCUSSION

Dr Nhlonipho Nhlabatsi  Chief Director at Department of Agriculture and Rural Development
Hanna Shanes  Chief Compliance Officer at 365 Vertical
Dr Ahmed Jamaloodeen  Medical Doctor, National Treasurer CDCSA, Current Permit Hemp Farmer