2020 Cannabis Conferences

— Update in Response to COVID—

 

As things change in response to the current pandemic, we’ll keep an eye on events as they delay or modify their plans to keep the cannabis community connected and the industry continually innovating.

April 2020

Hall of Flowers

Hall of Flowers

April 1-2, SoCal 
POSTPONED

Hall of Flowers is an industry-only, curated B2B trade show specifically designed to facilitate the trade of premium licensed cannabis products across flower, concentrate, edible, topical, and accessory categories. The show is the first of its kind to deliver an experience that elevates the cannabis industry to a new level of cultural significance.

CannaCon - Detroit

CannaCon Midwest

April 3-4, Detroit
RESCHEDULED – Nov 12-14
CannaGrow Expo

Canna Grow Chicago

April 17-18, Chicago
POSTPONED
NECANN

Illinois Cannabis Convention

Apr 3-4 Chicago
RESCHEDULED: OCT 9-10
Women in Cannabis Summit

Women in Cannabis Summit

April 11, Burlington, VT
MOVING TO ONLINE

This one day summit is a full-day leadership and business conference taking place on the Burlington, Vermont waterfront. Programming topics will include social justice, brand building, raising capital, advocacy, sustainability, gender parity and more.

May 2020

CannaCon - Oklahoma City

CannaCon South

May 29-30, Oklahoma

With one of the largest number of medical cannabis licenses of any state, Oklahoma promises to be a cannabis market worth watching. CannaCon will provide an interactive gathering of like-minded professionals uniting leading pioneers and entrepreneurs with investors and experts discussing the latest industry developments.

Luxury Meets Cannabis

May 28, New York City
RESCHEDULED – SEPT 15

June 2020

July 2020

2020 DNC

Democratic National Convention

July 13-16, Milwaukee

The biggest political event of the year will take place in Milwaukee in July. While the convention itself takes place in the Fiserv Forum, hundreds of political advocacy events will be taking place throughout the week, including events focused on cannabis reform and social justice.

CannaCon - Chicago

MidWest CannaCon

July 17-18, Chicago

This event will provide an opportunity to see that state of the Illinois recreational industry six months into legalization. Attendees will include entrepreneurs, farmers, distributors, equipment specialists and more.

CBD Expo Tour Midwest

CBD Expo Midwest

July 26-27, Chicago
Cannabis Drinks Expo

Cannabis Drinks Expo

July 30, San Francisco
RESCHEDULED – Oct 30
Cannabis Food Show - San Francisco

Cannabis Food Expo

July 31, San Francisco
RESCHEDULED – Oct 31

August 2020

Cannabis Drinks Expo - Chicago

Cannabis Drinks Expo Midwest

Aug 3, Chicago
RESCHEDULED – Nov 3
Cannabis Food Show - Chicago

Cannabis Food Expo Midwest

Aug 4, Chicago
RESCHEDULED – Nov 4
NCIA's Cannabis Business Summit Expo

Midwest Cannabis Expo

Aug 26-27, Detroit

The inaugural Midwest Cannabis Business Conference aims to be the place for cannabis business executives, cultivators, and innovators seeking to immerse themselves in the new, booming Midwest market.

September 2020

Luxury Meets Cannabis

Sept 15, New York City

The third annual Luxury Meets Cannabis conference is a one-day, B2B event that brings retailers, global media, and investors together with leading luxury brands in the Cannabis space, and includes matchmaking events and product launches.

Indo Expo - Chicago

Indo Expo Trade Show and Conference

Sept 26-27, Chicago

Denver’s Indo Expo is heading to Chicago as another new Midwest cannabis conference. The first day will be B2B only, and the second day is open to the public.  

October 2020

CWCBExpo

Cannabis World Congress and Business Expo

Oct 21-22, Boston

The Cannabis World Congress & Business Exposition is a business-to-business trade show event for the legalized cannabis industry. It is held 3 times per year in the largest media, financial, and business markets: New York, Los Angeles, and Boston. It is the leading forum for dispensary owners, growers, suppliers, investors, medical professionals, government regulators, legal counsel, and entrepreneurs looking to achieve business success and identify new areas of growth in this dynamic and fast-growing industry.

NECANN

Illinois Cannabis Convention

Oct 9-10, Chicago

This convention will be one of the first expos to be held in Illinois after recreational legalization. Attendees will include cannabis growers, consumers and business cultivators across the region.

Cannabis Drinks Expo

Cannabis Drinks Expo

Oct 30, San Francisco

Hosted by the Beverage Trade Network, this one-day expo focuses on the impact of legalized cannabis on the traditional alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks markets – from hemp-based sports drinks to cocktails that get you high. The Expo is designed for anyone involved in the development, production, distribution and retailing of cannabis and related products.

Cannabis Food Show - San Francisco

Cannabis Food Expo

Oct 31, San Francisco

The day after the cannabis drinks expo is this new cannabis food expo. The exhibition will bring the food and cannabis industries together with a mission to grow the fast-emerging cannabis food category in its own right.

November 2020

Cannabis Drinks Expo - Chicago

Cannabis Drinks Expo Midwest

Nov 3, Chicago

The sister event of the San Francisco show. This one-day expo focuses on cannabis and hemp beverages in the Midwest market. The Expo promises is designed for anyone involved in the development, production, distribution and retailing of cannabis and related products.

Cannabis Food Show - Chicago

Cannabis Food Expo Midwest

Nov 4, Chicago

The day after the cannabis drinks expo is this new cannabis food expo. The exhibition will bring the food and cannabis industries together with a mission to grow the fast-emerging cannabis food category in its own right.

Cultivation Week

Nov 9-13, Palm Springs
CannaCon - Detroit

CannaCon Midwest

Nov 12-14, Detroit

CannaCon returns to Detroit for the third year. The event is a one-stop shop, from cultivation supplies, the newest industry innovations, world class genetics, business and legal advice, retail displays, extraction technology, scientific and financial trends, marketing, branding and more.

December 2020

MJBizCon

Dec 16-18, Las Vegas

The nation’s largest cannabis conference and exhibition returns to Las Vegas. Over 35,000 people and 400 exhibitors attended in 2019, and at this event, the after-parties are where the real networking gets done!