LANSING – Andrew Brisbo, Michigan Executive Director at Marijuana Regulatory Agency, will keynote the Michigan Cannabis Industry Association’s first Summer Conference on July 9 that offers a unique opportunity to network, socialize and learn how to grow your cannabis business.

It will be held at Shanty Creek Resort in Northern Michigan. Hotel rooms are not included with your conference registration. Limited rooms are available, so make sure to book yours today!

Andrew Brisbo 

Break out sessions include:

Insuring Your Cannabis Business — Crop failure. Workplace Injury. Lawsuits. All of these can threaten the success of your business. Learn about the ways your company can stay competitive when the unexpected happens.

Managing Your Brand Reputation — Cannabis companies are working hard to overcome decades of stigma caused by prohibition. This session will provide strategies to overcome those barriers and positively position your brand to the audiences that matter.

Business Planning and Analytics — Learn about the various ways cannabis businesses can track and analyze data to improve their growth strategies.

Note: Additional sessions may be added.

Speakers include:

Robin Schneider, MICIA Executive Director — The State of Our Association

Rep. Yousef Rabhi, State Representative (Ann Arbor) — Michigan Legislative Update

Matthew Schweich, Marijuana Policy Project Deputy Director — The State of Our National Industry

About this Event

*Conference Agenda — July 9, 2019*

MICIA PAC Reception | 6:00 – 8:00 p.m.

Location: Torch Lake Wine Cellar

*Conference Agenda — July 10, 2019*

Breakfast | 8:00 – 9:00 a.m.

Breakout Sessions | 9:00 am  – 12:00 pm

Golf Outing | 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Cocktail Reception | 6:00 pm – 6:45 pm

Dinner / Keynote | 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Location: Shanty Creek Resort

*Conference Agenda — July 11, 2019*

Rendezvous on Torch Lake | 11:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

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