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Cannabis Research event next week! New Location

Join us for the second event in our 2018 Cannabis Science, Education, and Networking Series!

February 26, 2018 6:00 – 9:30 PM
NEW LOCATION: Roxbury Innovation Center, 2300 Washington Street, 2nd Floor, Boston, MA 02119

With Special guest DJ LOGIC!

Register here for tickets:

Community First!
Models and best practices for ensuring equitable engagement, access, consumption, and integration in the industry in Massachusetts

Event Schedule

6:00 – 6:45 Registration and Networking

6:45 – 8:00 Panel Discussion

8:00 – 9:30 Networking and Vendor Walk

Opening Remarks
Dr. Valerie Roberson, President, Roxbury Community College

Tito Jackson, Social & Family Justice Fellow at Parenting Journey, Former Boston District 7 City Councilor

Kim Napoli, Director of Diversity Programs, New England Treatment Access (NETA)


Shaleen Title – Commissioner, Massachusetts Cannabis Control Commission

Shanel Lindsay, JD – Founder and President of Ardent Cannabis, Advisory Board Member, Massachusetts Cannabis Control Commission

Sonia Espinosa – Co-founder Massachusetts Recreational Consumer Council (MRCC)

Ellen Brown, President, Sinsemilla Seminars

Eric Martin , Former NFL Player, Patriots Superbowl Champion

Stephen Mandile, Veterans Alternative Healing

What can you expect?

Expert panel discussions
Networking with clinical, research, and cannabis industry leaders
Interactive vendor learning opportunities that drive science and research
Event report summary emailed post event
Hors d’oeuvres

Interactive Learning and Networking Groups
Home Grown Boston
Home Grown Academy
Trella Technologies
ELEVATE New England
Kush Groove
Farm-Bug Co-op
Seaweed Technologies
THC staffing
Students for Sensible Drug Policy (SSDP)
Massachusetts Recreational Consumer Council (MRCC)
Massachusetts Growers Advocacy Council
and more!

Who will be there?

Local cannabis industry, clinical, public health, academic, policy, advocacy, patient, consumer, and community leaders.

What’s the cost? Purchase tickets at

Ticket price: $50 early bird ticket until Feb 23rd, Regular price ticket $60 and the first 75 tickets get a free Cannabinoid and terpene profile lab test*
Five event package: $250
Students, patients, nonprofits, and startups get 40% off!

We also encourage sponsoring a ticket for someone who cannot afford it

*Cannabinoid profile lab tests courtesy of Seaweed technologies and terpene profiles from MCR Labs!

Many many thanks to our financial and in-kind sponsors Green Lion Partners, New England Treatment Access (NETA), MCR Labs, ELEVATE New England, and more!

January – June 2018 C3RN Event Series Details

January 2018 – How can we advance cannabis research?

The opportunities for cannabis cultivation, laboratory, clinical, social, and public health research in Massachusetts

February 2018 – Community first!

Models and best practices for ensuring engagement and equitable access, consumption, and integration in the industry in Massachusetts

March 2018 – Research collaborations from seed to bedside?

Medical cannabis cultivation, clinical care, and research models in Massachusetts

April 2018 – The relationship between cannabis and opioids: prevention and treatment

Addressing the opioid epidemic using cannabis as a tool in Massachusetts

May 2018 – Connecting through cannabis education and standards?

Creating pathways for multi-sectorial collaboration to advance cannabis science, education, and innovation in Massachusetts

June 2018 – A community-led cannabis research ecosystem

Advancing the medical and adult-use cannabis research agenda in the Commonwealth

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The virtual Cannabis Center of Excellence (CoE), powered by Cannabis Community Care and Research Network (C3RN), is a group like minded cannabis industry, advocacy, academic, public health, clinical, patient, policy, and community experts that embrace open-source principles to drive collaborative science in the cannabis industry.

This event series is powered by Cannabis Community Care and Research Network (C3RN)

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