ANNOUNCING NESTA HOLDING CO. AS THE LANYARD SPONSOR FOR CANNABIS EUROPA TORONTO

ANNOUNCING NESTA HOLDING CO. AS THE LANYARD SPONSOR FOR CANNABIS EUROPA TORONTO

Nesta Holding Co. Ltd. is a Canadian private equity firm specialising in the global cannabis industry. Nesta was founded in 2015 by Chuck Rifici, also known as the “Godfather of Canadian weed” and as the true pioneer of the North American cannabis industry, having previously started Canopy Growth (formerly Tweed Marijuana) and acted as former CFO of Canada’s Liberal Party.

ANNOUNCING PURE ORIGIN AS THE SILVER SPONSOR FOR CANNABIS EUROPA TORONTO

ANNOUNCING PURE ORIGIN AS THE SILVER SPONSOR FOR CANNABIS EUROPA TORONTO

Pure Origin is company, based in Wales (UK), that has been providing Pharma European GMP contract manufacturing solutions for over 25 years. Over this period, they have amassed an extensive range of experience working with global brands in the pharmaceutical and food industries across several product categories, and over the past 5 years in the nicotine delivery industry (via their sister company Lumo Liquids).

INTRODUCING FOTMER LIFE SCIENCES AS A PARTNER FOR CANNABIS EUROPA NEW YORK

INTRODUCING FOTMER LIFE SCIENCES AS A PARTNER FOR CANNABIS EUROPA NEW YORK

Fotmer Life Sciences is the leading medical cannabis cultivator and extractor based in Uruguay, South America, the very first country to legalise and regulate cannabis including commercialization, cultivation and distribution. Founded in 2016, Fotmer Life Sciences is dedicated to the alleviation of unnecessary suffering through its provision of a trustworthy supply of pharmaceutical-grade cannabis that meets and exceeds the highest international health standards.

YOUR CANNABIS EUROPA CITY GUIDE: TORONTO

YOUR CANNABIS EUROPA CITY GUIDE: TORONTO

Cannabis Europa is crossing the Atlantic to bring its expertise on the budding European market to Toronto, Canada, for its Cannabis Europa: Transatlantic Forum. We encourage our attendees to make the most of the conference and the incredible sights a cosmopolitan city like Toronto has to offer. The Cannabis Europa: Transatlantic Forum will take place at the historic Fairmont Royal York Hotel situated in Old Toronto.

YOUR CANNABIS EUROPA CITY GUIDE: NEW YORK

YOUR CANNABIS EUROPA CITY GUIDE: NEW YORK

As Cannabis Europa prepares to cross the Atlantic bringing its New York: Leaders Summit to the cultural, financial and commercial capital of the United States, we invite our attendees to make the best of their stay and fully experience the hustle and bustle the ‘City That Never Sleeps’ has to offer. Taking place at the historic Metropolitan Club, our New York: Leaders Summit will offer you access to one of New York’s most exclusive private clubs.

DENMARK IS REAPING THE REWARDS OF ITS MEDICAL CANNABIS PILOT

DENMARK IS REAPING THE REWARDS OF ITS MEDICAL CANNABIS PILOT

Those with an appreciation of design know that the Danish create objects as beautiful as they are practical. Their innate knack for problem solving goes beyond industrial design, Danes seem to excel in metamorphosing complexity into simplicity. The result being just right in a zen-like way.

Medical cannabis is a complex problem and the Danish have found an elegant solution.

IN EUROPE, WHO WILL PAY FOR YOUR MEDICAL CANNABIS?

IN EUROPE, WHO WILL PAY FOR YOUR MEDICAL CANNABIS?

Medical cannabis distributed via European Healthcare systems can be expensive. The result of these high costs is that many patients either grow their own or procure from the black market. Thankfully, in some European countries, the attitudes towards covering the cost of medical cannabis is changing. Due to increased investment, research, education and regulatory cooperation, analysts expect the European medical market to become one of the largest in the world.  Here’s the situation in a few European countries that have medical cannabis programmes. Czechia Medical cannabis has been available in Czechia (formally the Czech Republic) since 2013. The Ministry of...

CONGRESS’S HISTORIC CANNABIS BANKING VOTE WILL HELP FOSTER US-EU CANNABIS TRADE

CONGRESS’S HISTORIC CANNABIS BANKING VOTE WILL HELP FOSTER US-EU CANNABIS TRADE

The House of Representatives approved a bill last week that will protect banks servicing cannabis businesses and is a necessary step towards facilitating international trade.  The Secure and Fair Enforcement (SAFE) Banking Act, sponsored by Rep. Ed Perlmutter (D-CO) garnered impressive bipartisan support. The bill won near unanimous Democrat votes along with around half of the Republicans. Amidst an increased public acceptance of cannabis reform from many high-profile politicians, this is a sure sign that prohibition is drawing to an end and the economic engine that is the cannabis industry is drawing the respect it deserves from the banking sector...

ANNOUNCING MCCARTHY TÉTRAULT AS A SILVER PARTNER FOR CANNABIS EUROPA TORONTO

ANNOUNCING MCCARTHY TÉTRAULT AS A SILVER PARTNER FOR CANNABIS EUROPA TORONTO

Cannabis Europa is excited to announce McCarthy Tétrault as a Silver Partner of our Toronto conference this November at the Fairmont Royal York. McCarthy Tétrault is a Canadian law firm that offers a full suite of legal and business solutions to clients in Canada and around the world. With offices in all major Canadian business hubs, as well as in New York and London, its leading Cannabis Law practice has advised on some of the most significant and complex mandates in the sector. Its team is committed to being at the frontline of market and regulatory trends by applying creative...

‘EUROPE IS OPEN’: CANNABIS EUROPA GOES TRANSATLANTIC TO BRIDGE THE GAP BETWEEN THE WORLD’S TWO LARGEST CANNABIS MARKETS

‘EUROPE IS OPEN’: CANNABIS EUROPA GOES TRANSATLANTIC TO BRIDGE THE GAP BETWEEN THE WORLD’S TWO LARGEST CANNABIS MARKETS

As the North American cannabis market begins to rise, so too does the cost of doing business. With consolidation buoying the markets in Canada and the US, savvy operators are looking abroad for expansion opportunities. Europe, the world’s largest potential cannabis market, is now open for business. Cannabis Europa arrives in Toronto this November 5th, and New York on November 7th, against a backdrop of international change as the European market begins to command the attention of the international industry. Medical market growth 22 countries in Europe have now legalised medical cannabis in some shape or form, making up about...

JERSEY’S ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT MINISTER ATTENDS CANNABIS EUROPA

JERSEY’S ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT MINISTER ATTENDS CANNABIS EUROPA

The Economic Development Minister for Jersey, Senator Lyndon Farnham, attended Cannabis Europa this June alongside environmental and economic officers from the island, saying that Jersey could be a ’Centre for Excellence’ in the global cannabis industry.  The reason for the visit was to ensure that Jersey stays abreast of the latest developments in this emerging industry, and to signal that Jersey intends to take its place at the table as a serious contender in the sector. Senator Lyndon Farnham attending Cannabis Europa in London. “Jersey offers distinct advantages over other jurisdictions to companies wishing to engage in cultivation, processing, and...

CANNABIS EUROPA GOES GLOBAL: NORTH AMERICAN EXPANSION, FALL 2019

CANNABIS EUROPA GOES GLOBAL: NORTH AMERICAN EXPANSION, FALL 2019

Europe’s premier cannabis conference goes West as North American firms look to expand European ventures. Demand from Canadian and American cannabis firms has prompted UK-based Cannabis Europa to take their brand across the Atlantic The public can vote on their preferred city to host the next conference with the locations to be announced soon The recent Cannabis Europa London was well received, with over 1200 guests in attendance from all across the world As the giants of the American and Canadian cannabis industries eye the lucrative emerging European cannabis market, the founders of Cannabis Europa are bringing the continent’s premier cannabis...

CANNABIS EUROPA LONDON 2019: STANDING ROOM ONLY

CANNABIS EUROPA LONDON 2019: STANDING ROOM ONLY

In the heart of London, on the south bank of the River Thames, over 1200 delegates gathered in the auditoriums of the Queen Elizabeth Hall to hear from cannabis industry experts from the worlds of politics, finance, healthcare and science. Cannabis Europa London, Europe’s premier medical cannabis conference, brought together key stakeholders to tackle the toughest questions facing the European cannabis industry. In his opening address George McBride, co-founder of Cannabis Europa, told the packed-out audience, “Around the world countries are changing their laws at an ever-increasing pace to allow access to medicines derived from this fantastic plant. I want...