Cannabis: The Vermont Way

Castleton University is hosting a one-day conference to celebrate the official launch of its new Cannabis Studies Certificate Program on Friday, Sept. 13, 2019 beginning at 1:00 PM in Hoff Hall. “Cannabis: The Vermont Way” will include information and discussion about Cannabis from business, advocacy, legal, cultivation, culinary, and health and wellness perspectives.

Conference Schedule

1:00-1:30 PM  Welcome and Introduction to Cannabis Studies
1:30-2:00 PM Keynote Address from Lt. Governor David Zuckerman
2:00-3:15 PM Panel Discussion: Business, Tax/Regulate, and Justice
3:30-4:00 PM Cannabis Cooking Demonstration with Chef Joe Lewi (CBD Oils and Extracts only)
4:15-5:30 PM Panel Discussion: Cultivation, Health/Wellness, and the Arts
5:30-6:30 PM Networking
6:30 PM Post-Event Celebration at Third Place Pizzeria

*Schedule is subject to change

Keynote Address

Lieutenant Governor David Zuckerman will give the conference’s keynote address. Zuckerman has been an outspoken advocate for cannabis reform in Vermont, supporting a tax and regulate plan and supporting the personal possession plan.

Panel Discussions

Panelists include Spencer Bell of Northeast Hemp Commodities, Tim Fair and Andrew Subin of Vermont Cannabis Solutions, Cabot Marijuana Investor Tim Lutts, Jessilyn Dolan of the Vermont Cannabis Nurses Association, and other cannabis experts and professionals. 


“Cannabis: The Vermont Way” is a free conference. 


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