Stirring the POT: A year after legalization.

  • Oct 17th, 2019 at 01:30 pm
  • Remai Modern, 102 Spadina Crescent E, Saskatoon, SK

Stirring the POT:  A year after legalization.

Join us for an interactive discussion on where we are a year after medical marijuana legalization.  Join our panel on health professionals, researchers, financiers, Cannabis business leaders and regulatory representatives will discuss where we've been, where we are and where we're going with medical marijuana.

On October 17th, 2019 at the Remai Modern from 1:30pm to 4:30pm, Health Innovation & Economic Development Inc. is hosting a forum entitled:

Stirring the Pot: A Year after Legalization where do we go from here?

Speaking at this forum are: 

  • Christine Hrudka, President of Canadian Pharmacist Association
  • Jeret Bode, Managing Director Investment Banking, IA Securities
  • Rick Green, President- Technology Development, Key Leaf
  • Dr. Jane Alcorn, Director of the Cannabis Research Institute at U of Sask (
  • Rob Hendry, Partner - Miller-Thomson - Advocats- Lawyers
  • Cierra Sieben-Chuback, Owner -  Living Skies Cannabis

Suggested topics to be covered:

  • Where do the Opportunities and Challenges Lie?
  • Canada’s Legalization-Head Start—where should we be investing dollars to keep the advantage?
  • What does innovation in Cannabis look like?  What does the Blackberry experience can teach us about global competitiveness?
  • What is the true cash crop? Growing Weed or Intellectual Property/ Data?
  • How can R&D help shape the future of Cannabis?
  • What roles do Universities and other higher knowledge centres play? Can Saskatchewan leverage ag biotechnology in cannabis?
  • Where in the value chain do opportunities lie?
  • What will the legalization in the 31 US States mean for Canada and how can Canadian companies position themselves?  Where are the opportunities?

Mark the date!  Stay tuned for more information. 


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