West420 NewsWeekly's
CBOutlook Oct 16- Denver   

DoubleTree Hilton- Colo Springs 

              As the global CBD consumer market blossoms this year to over $450Mil in sales,  some research suggests by 2021  CBD will find a global market of $1.6Bil.-- roughly divided one-third each to a) MJ-derived THC:CBD; b) GW's plant-derived Epidiolex- and c) hemp-derived(no THC) CBD. It’s the new market-share landscape, with a global reach.   

       The 5th CBOutlook is ready to once again grab the issues-- check the science – call the lawyers -- synthesize trends-- and focus answers on timely, complex CBD issues.  Best practices. Real experts.  Before you spend more time in the dark---  Come Join Us in Denver!

Draft Schedule (as of 8/6/2018):  7am to 4pm-- Registration in the Ruffatto Commons (1st floor) at Evans & HIgh St. (Parking in Lot 302)

Track 1:  Cannabis Fundamentals -- Breakfast sponsored by USHempUS - " Framing CBD Research:  Clinical and Case/Observation Studies"

9:30 - Review of CBD Consumer Studies and Survey Data (Nick Browning, Auspicious Owl and Larisa Bolivar, Bolivar Consulting)

10:05  "Race for MarketShare-- Brands, Markets and Message"  Moderator:  Christianna Brown, Rounder/Publisher, Hemp Connoisseur

11am  The Legal Road Ahead:  The FDA, DEA, UN and California Health Moderator:  Lloyd Covens, Conference Director, CBOutLook


1:30PM   HealthCare Provider Roundtable--CBD & Opioid Abuse, Pain and Mood- Moderator: RN Courtney Allen-Gentry, ACNA/Isodiol

Track 2:  2pm "A Strong Foundation:  Genetics, Seed, Labs & Purity"  Moderator: Kendra Soderberg, Exec Vice President, TerpCenter Inc.

3:15 pm Profile of a Smart CBD Investor:  New Projects, New Funding (with Canadian LP Analysis)-Moderator: David Link, JB Advocates

Track 1: 2:45 --  Improving Research Access--  Best Practices for the Next Wave of Clinical Work -- Dr Sue Sisley, Scottsdale Research Inst

Hosted Reception and Table Top Demos 3:30 to 7:30pm --  In the Ruffato Community Center -- 4pm: Innovation & Design Panel

6pm-Awards Presentation for Design & Research Excellence -- Raffatto Hall Commons   

After Party Gathering: Hyatt Cherry Creek/Glendale 4150 W. Miss. 80246

Cannabis Research Pioneer Dr. Sue Sisley Joins us Luncheon Comments

Suzanne Sisley, MD joined forces with her mother, Hanna Sisley, MD, a family practice physician to develop a thriving private practice in the inner city of Phoenix. They are reportedly the only mother-daughter MD-physician team in Arizona. . She frequently presents at ATA International Meetings focusing on research Using Telemedicine to provide Addiction Treatment in Rural AZ. Sue also serves as Clinical Faculty at St. Joseph’s Hospital and Medical Center at the MercyCare Adult Medicine Clinic for indigent patients.  Dr. Sisley completed her medical degree at the University of Arizona College of Medicine and proceeded to complete her five-year Residency Training at Good Samaritan Regional Medical Center in the fields of Internal Medicine and Psychiatry.  Dr. Sisley has received many recent honors including the President’s Point of Light Award and the Leo B. Hart Humanitarian Award for “outstanding contributions made for social reform” by the University of Arizona College of Medicine.  Dr. Sisley was extremely humbled and grateful to be given Arizona Medical Association’s highest honor, the President’s Distinguished Service Award and to receive Arizona’s most prestigious recognition for volunteerism, the Hon Kachina Award. 

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