[Workshop] Cannabis 101: What your business needs to know

This workshop is free to attend for Chamber members.
September 19, 2018
8:30 am -  
9:30 am
Calgary Chamber
237 8th Avenue Southeast, Calgary, AB, Canada

Leading up to the legalization of cannabis, your Calgary Chamber is hosting a three-part workshop series to shed light on what to expect following legalization in partnership with 420 Advisory Management.

In this second workshop of the series, cannabis expert Dr. Ife Abiola will cover the economic and business impacts, cannabis basics and its effects, public consumption, the societal impact of legalization and public health accessibility.

Tickets

  • Member ticket: free
  • Non-member ticket: $20.00

About Dr. Abiola

Dr. Ife Abiola attended the University of Lethbridge, where he majored in Biological Science, with a focus on Behavioral Ecology in the laboratory of University president Dr. Bill Cade. Dr. Abiola transitioned into medicine, completing his basic science, topical medicine and infectious disease observerships at the Spartan Health University School of Medicine and clinical rotations at Norwegian American Hospital in Chicago. Dr. Abiola assisted in the Access at Madison Clinic suboxone program for patients suffering from opiate dependency in 2014, before completing his degree in 2015 with a focus in Internal medicine and Pain Management.

Dr. Abiola joined the 420 Clinic in 2016 and has become a recognized authority in the scientific and medical applications of cannabis. Participating in numerous televised talks and forums detailing the necessity of education regarding cannabis, he has consulted and presented for such groups as Alberta Health Services, Peter Lougheed Hospital, Canadian Orthopedic Nurses Association and several other organizations and levels of government. He is a key member of 420 Advisory Management team, providing cannabis education for medical, corporate and government clients.

About 420 Advisory Management 

420 Advisory Management helps their clients and partners navigate the complexities of cannabis legalization globally.  

Their team of experts is uniquely qualified to help communities and businesses thrive in the emerging and constantly changing legal cannabis environment. We have extensive experience, from the medical applications of the plant, to industry operations and government regulations, to managing public safety and youth education. 

420 AM helps companies, investors, governments and organizations shape cannabis legalization across Canada and around the world. Education is the cornerstone of our practice and supports our work to ensure the safe, responsible and profitable implementation of this new industry.