UCBA Policy Summit and Summer Rooftop Mixer
1615 Vine St, Hollywood, CA 90028, USA
Come join the United Cannabis Business Association (UCBA) alongside our Marquee Sponsor, Linx, and the Humboldt County Growers Alliance (HCGA) at our second annual Policy Summit. Don't miss the hottest international conversation from the largest cannabis market in the world and the launch of the Bureau of Cannabis Control (BCC) California public education and awareness campaign!
We will discuss local Los Angeles, statewide California and national cannabis issues with regulators, legislators and operators from all levels and perspectives.
11a-12p: Check-in with Coffee and Doughnuts sponsored by Original Pot Co.
1215-1p: From Humboldt to Hollywood: Past, Present and Future
Terra Carver - Executive Director, Humboldt County Growers Alliance
Craig Nejedly - Owner, Talking Trees, High Grade Distribution, Satori Wellness
Jerred Kiloh - President, UCBA, Owner, The Higher Path
Carlos De La Torre - Executive Board Member, UCBA, Owner, Cornerstone Research Collective
1-145p: Your Cannabis Vote Matters: A Conversation with CA Lawmakers
Moderator: Melahat Rafiei, Executive Director, Santa Ana Cannabis Association, CEO Progressive Solutions
Assemblyman Tom Lackey, 36th California State Assembly District
Senator Steven Bradford, 35th California State Senate District
215-245p: The State of the California Supply Chain
Moderator: Yelena Katchko - Founding Partner, KV&K
Richard Parrott - Director of CalCannabis Cultivation Licensing, California Department of Food and Agriculture
Rasha Salama - Branch Director of the Manufactured Cannabis Safety Branch
245-330p: From Survive to Thrive: The legal California Cannabis Industry in 2019 and Beyond
Moderator: Laurie Holcomb - Founder and CEO, Gold Flora/King's Crew
Nicole Elliott - Senior Advisor on Cannabis, Governor Newsom
Lori Ajax - Chief of the CA Bureau of Cannabis Control
Cat Packer - Executive Director and GM of the LA Department of Cannabis Regulation
Fiona Ma - CA State Treasurer
330-4p: A Conversation with Herb Wesson - Los Angeles City Council President
Ruben Honig - Executive Director, United Cannabis Business Association
Special thank you to our newest Distribution Partner Born From Flora and the launch of their first brand Sessions who will be providing food, music and comedy sessions at our Summer Rooftop Mixer.
Come see and learn from top California brands in our Education Area between 11a-4p and stay for our Summer Rooftop Mixer from 4-6pm with a BBQ short order kitchen by Altered Plates sponsored by Gold Flora and Kanha Treats.
Win prizes and receive exclusive specials from participating brands through The Kind Center and Smartweed.
Food and Beverage Options
Bring your own refillable water bottle for all day coffee and water stations.
11a-12p Coffee & Doughnuts.
12p-3pm Lunch available for purchase at Burrata House food truck.
3-4pm Wine sponsored by Beboe and hors d'oeuvres by Genius Fund.
4-6pm Summertime inspired menu at Altered Plates short order kitchen.
4-6pm Bar with options available for purchase.
Trader Joe's is located directly across the street for any additional needs.
W Hotel and Hollywood Hotel
All Veterans and Social Equity applicants get FREE ACCESS. Email firstname.lastname@example.org for tickets.
Must be 21+ to attend and will be checking IDs at the door.
Paid parking lots available next door and across the street. We encourage Uber and Lyft.
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In our main theatre, we offer accessible seating in our orchestra section. There is no elevator in our building, therefore our mezzanine, balcony and rooftop are only accessible by stairs.Please call us at (323)461-6999 to request ADA seating in our main theatre.The Montalbán
Summit Access 11am-4pm
Summit Access 11am-4pm & Rooftop Mixer 4-6pm