Yale Business of Legal Cannabis Conference

Event time: 
Friday, February 16, 2018 - 8:00am to 7:00pm
Location: 
Evans Hall See map
165 Whitney Avenue
New Haven
Event description: 
Description: On Friday, February 16, 2018, the Yale School of Management will host the Business of Legal Cannabis Conference, the first-ever cannabis conference held at a U.S. business school. The objective of this one-day event is to convene leaders from all sectors of society—private, government, and nonprofit—to discuss the opportunities and challenges of the business of legal cannabis.
 
The morning sessions will present conference attendees with a broad overview of the cannabis industry, while the afternoon sessions will provide a deeper dive into specific topical areas, including diversity, women in cannabis, healthcare, private equity and venture capital, and branding and marketing. Attending organizations include The National Holistic Healing Center, Privateer Holdings, Women Grow, MedReleaf, The Hood Incubator, Wana Brands, New Frontier Data, The Brookings Institute, RAND, the UCLA Cannabis Research Initiative, and the Minority Cannabis Business Association.
 
 
 
Admission: 
Free but register in advance