World News: 12:30 GMT Tuesday 28th May 2019. [Lift & Co. Corp. via Globe Newswire via SPi World News]
TORONTO, May 28, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Lift & Co. Corp. ("Lift & Co." or the "Company") (TSXV: LIFT) (OTCQB: LFCOF) today revealed its speaker lineup for the highly anticipated , to be held on Thursday, June 6 at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre.
As the first in Toronto since Canada legalized adult-use cannabis—and taking place just months before the proposed date of legalization for edibles, concentrates and topicals—topics will address the past year and future outlook of the cannabis industry. These include international opportunities, new product regulations, and research in both the adult-use and medical sectors.
The 2019 LCBC keynote will be a . During this exclusive on-stage interview, Zekulin and Subramaniam will discuss themes that have permeated the entire day, and cover topics impacting Canada’s largest licensed producers including Canopy Growth Corporation (TSX: WEED) (NYSE: CGC).
“This business conference is the main stage for cannabis thought leadership in Canada," said Matei Olaru, Chief Executive Officer, Lift & Co. “Executives, investors and entrepreneurs will walk out of LCBC with actionable insights they can apply to their businesses come Monday morning, including new consumer data, information on edibles legislation and the latest medical research.”
“It’s an honour to Chair an event of this scale that showcases Canada’s cannabis business talent, and our global perspective,” said Deborah Rosati, LCBC Chair and Lift & Co. Board Member. “I look forward to connecting with the industry next week for a full day of learning as the sector’s pre-eminent leaders share their insights and expertise on both current and emerging trends in cannabis.”
The takes place following LCBC, from June 7 to 9, 2019 and features over 250 exhibitors and hundreds of additional speakers on the Main and Demo stages. Together, LCBC and Expo are Canada’s largest cannabis consumer and industry convention, with last year’s Toronto event drawing in more than 20,000 visitors.
New this year, LCBC and Expo anchor the inaugural (“CCW”), a seven-day series of public and industry events in Toronto and across the country from June 3 to 9, 2019. Launched by Lift & Co. in 2019, CCW provides another avenue for the Canadian and international industries to connect as they descend on Toronto, while bringing additional exposure to events happening across the country. As the cannabis sector matures, Canadian Cannabis Week will illuminate Canada’s global leadership position as a unique and premier destination for investors, industry thought leaders, brands and consumers to connect and collaborate.
Tickets for the Lift & Co. Cannabis Expo Toronto 2019 are available now at liftexpo.ca and range from $25 to $65 (CAD). A limited number of all-access passes for the LCBC, which include entry to the full Lift & Co. Toronto Expo weekend, are available for $550 (CAD).
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More information on Canadian Cannabis Week is available at CCWevents.ca.
Tickets are also on-sale now at for the Lift & Co. Cannabis Business Conference Europe (“LCBC Europe”) taking place September 5 and 6, 2019 at the Berlin Congress Centre. The inaugural LCBC Europe leverages Lift & Co.'s established role as the trusted authority in the Canadian cannabis industry to bring European and Canadian stakeholders together under its banner event series.
10:30 a.m. — Networking Break
12 p.m. — Lunch
3 p.m. — Break
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Globe Newswire: 12:30 GMT Tuesday 28th May 2019
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