Every year, October rolls around bursting with festivities: between Thanksgiving and Halloween, there are so many reasons to celebrate among our friends, family, and peers. Not to mention that legalization of adult-use cannabis in Canada is set for the 17th of this month – yet another date to mark in our calendars! While you’re at it, you might want to jot down a few more notable ones coming up this October:
What: The HempFest Cannabis Expo
When: October 13 – 14
Where: Calgary, Alberta (Big 4 Building, Stampede Park)
The HempFest Cannabis Expo was created specifically for participants interested in immersing themselves in one of North America’s fastest growing industries. HempFest Calgary will feature presentations from top industry leaders along with exhibitors showcasing industry-related products and services – including licensed producers, dispensaries, cannabis paraphernalia retailers, nutrient and soil companies, hydroponics manufacturers, medical clinics, and more.
What: Pain Society of Alberta’s 12th Annual Conference
When: October 19 – 21
Where: Banff, Alberta (Rimrock Resort Hotel)
The Pain Society of Alberta is a multidisciplinary team of healthcare professionals with the goal of providing education, resources, and support towards improving patient care delivery and outcomes for people struggling with persistent pain. Set among the breathtaking scenery at Banff National Park, the Pain Society of Alberta’s 12th Annual Conference will deliver evidence-based presentations including “Canadian Opioid Guidelines and Panel Discussion”, “Cannabis Legalization and Debate”, and “Chronic Pain, Disability and Return to Work.”
What: Montreal Cannabis Expo
When: October 26 – 27
Where: Montreal, Quebec (Place Bonaventure)
Would you like to join like-minded industry professionals working in all areas of the cannabis realm? Then you’ll want to check out this conference designed to showcase exhibitors in the medical cannabis field! This is a must-attend event for anyone working in cannabis, or looking to get involved in the quickly evolving space. It’s time to join the discussion, and what better time than a few weeks post-legalization?