Events

Thu
Feb
21
2019

Community Forum: Pot Comes to Pway?

6:30pm - 8:00pm

Location: Westergard Library, 20 Murray Ave., Piscataway, NJ (map)

Hear from experts about the status of NJ efforts around marijuana legalization for adult recreational use, and discuss what this could mean for our community.  This event is free but requires pre-registration at https://goo.gl/forms/dgMGmPBNIKc5ftgM2
 
Speakers include:
*Dianna Houenou, ACLU-NJ/New Jersey United for Marijuana Reform
*Meagan Glaser, Drug Policy Alliance 
*Dean Dafis, Maplewood Twp Committeeman
 
Hosted by Piscataway Progressive Democratic Organization and Central Jersey Progressive Democrats
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Thu
Mar
07
2019

Educational Forum: The Legalization of Marijuana in NJ

7:30pm - 9:00pm

Location: Leonia High School, 100 Christie Heights, Leonia, NJ, 07605 (map)

Wed
Oct
02
2019

NJ Cannabis Insider Live

10:30am - 4:30pm

Location: New Jersey Convention & Exposition Center, Edison, NJ (map)

Format: Networking/sponsor interaction, vendor expo, interspersed with high-profile speakers, expert panelists and Q&A sessions

Keynote speaker:

  • Beth Stavola, iAnthus Chief Strategy Officer. Stavola, a New Jersey native who is considered a rock star in the local industry, helped lead two businesses in the cannabis/hemp space — MPX Bioceuticals and CBD for Life.

Additional speakers and panelists: We’ve designed multi-track panels that range from entry-level to those deep in the weeds. These include:

What the Current and Future State of Cannabis Looks Like in New Jersey

How to Get Into The Business

Hemp & CBD: Business Opportunities in These Developing Industries

What Professionals Your Business Needs to Succeed

What the Medical Community Should Know

Navigating the Complexities of Compliance

  • Deborah R. Miran, a former member of the Maryland Medical Cannabis Commission
  • Michael Cooper, a compliance attorney with MadisonJay Solutions

Women in Leadership Roundtable

Attendees will also interact at a mini expo of New Jersey’s established dispensaries, and those looking to open up shop in the near future.

With the expansion of medical marijuana in New Jersey, there’s been a burst of economic opportunities in the nascent cannabis industry. Only one true source of news and information has been covering it for more than a year: the weekly industry trade report, NJ Cannabis Insider, a new product from NJ Advance Media, the media company behind NJ.com and The Star-Ledger. With exclusive content and live events for and about the legal marijuana and hemp industries, NJ Cannabis Insider remains unrivaled in its reporting and making connections for professionals.

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Thu
Oct
03
2019

37 Annual Black Leadership Conference

All day

Location: Kennedy Center, 429 John F Kennedy Way, Willingboro, NJ 08046 (map)

This is an all-day event that starts on Oct 3rd and ends on Oct 4th

Fri
Oct
04
2019

37 Annual Black Leadership Conference

All day

Location: Kennedy Center, 429 John F Kennedy Way, Willingboro, NJ 08046 (map)

This is an all-day event that starts on Oct 3rd and ends on Oct 4th

Fri
Oct
11
2019

NAACP New Jersey State Conference

All day

Location: Crowne Plaza Hotel, 2349 West Marlton Pike, Cherry Hill, NJ 08002 (map)

Sat
Oct
12
2019

NAACP New Jersey State Conference

All day

Location: Crowne Plaza Hotel, 2349 West Marlton Pike, Cherry Hill, NJ 08002 (map)

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