The Summit agenda can be found below, providing you with an overview of how the 2-day schedule will unfold. *The agenda below is subject to minor changes without notice.

TIME

SCHEDULE

UPDATED SEPT. 7th

Cocktail Making

Sept.14

1:20 pm PST

2:20 pm MST

3:20 pm CST

4:20 pm EST

5:20 pm AST

Cannabis COCKTAIL CLASS

Summit opening virtual Cannabis Cocktail Class

With Andrew Freedman the Cannabis Sommelier

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Join us for a fun Virtual

Cannabis twist Cocktail Class

DAY 1 SEPT. 14th

Gray Structure

2:20 pm PST

3:20 pm MST

4:20 pm CST

5:20 pm EST

6:20 pm AST

THE ROLL CALL

Summit opening virtual Networking event

It's 420! Jeff Ord hosts

The Roll Call events are a great way to break the ice and meet industry professionals in a virtual world. Listen, share, collaborate like never before in this new virtual networking experience.

DAY 2 SEPT. 15th

Architectural Structure

Sept.15

6:35 am PST

7:35 am MST

8:35 am CST

9:35 am EST

10:35 am AST

KEYSTONE LABS

Welcome Remarks:

Stephanie Ostrander, Summit Organizing Committee Member

Desert in Dark

6:45 am PST

7:45 am MST

8:45 am CST

9:45 am EST

10:45 am AST

C45 ASSOCIATION

President’s Address:

Bethan Rider, Interim President of the C45 Association

Campfire

7:00 am PST

8:00 am MST

9:00 am CST

10:00 am EST

11:00 am AST

FIRESIDE WITH

HEALTH CANADA

Topic: Fireside Chat with Health Canada

Health Canada speaker: France Beaudet, Dana Bruce, and Andrew Waye
Facilitator: Bethan Rider, Interim President of the C45 Association

Fog and Nature

8:10 am PST

9:10 am MST

10:10 am CST

11:10 am EST

12:10 pm AST

THE INNOVATION CYCLE & QUALITY MANAGEMENT

How do we learn from the innovation cycle and plan for organizational success? How do we maximize the return on innovation? How do we
coordinate and control activities? Are there technological tools we can use to monitor progress and measure outcomes?

 

 

Marlene Line, Hosts
Av Singh - Flemming & Singh
Chadwick Anderson - RPC
Ashley Chiu - EY
Vinodha Chetty - Tantalus
Chris Bud - Isolocity

Light Bulb

7:50 am PST

8:50 am MST

9:50 am CST

10:50 am EST

11:50 pm AST

Perkin Elmer

With Innovative Thinking, We Are Changing Things For The Better

ISOLOCITY

Automate GMP & ISO compliance and get significant time savings.

Aurelia Jellyfish

9:10 am PST

10:10 am MST

11:10 am CST

12:10 pm EST

1:10 pm AST

LIGHT EmiTting Computers

Leaders in Plant Whisperer® technology and innovation. Empower Growers. Unlock Plant Potential.

SHYIELD

Disinfectants for Cannabis Facilities

Abstract City Lights

9:30 am PST

10:30 am MST

11:30 am CST

12:30 pm EST

1:30 pm AST

INNOVATION & THE FUTURE OF CANNABIS PRODUCTS

Innovation transformation, Turning good ideas into rock-solid
business. What are the trends of innovation? What has gone well,
what has not gone as expected?

 

Patrick Steffes, Hosts
Phil Kwong - 3-Carbon
Priyanka Mehra - Indiva
Ivy Zmuda - Tantalus
Jill Provencal - Topicals Expert

Pipetting Samples

10:40 am PST

11:40 am MST

12:40 pm CST

1:40 pm EST

2:40 pm AST

A&L Cannabis Labs

We are an innovative, research-driven technology company focused on sustainable development.

SIGMA

Sigma Analytical Services is a leading provider of testing, research, product development, and consulting services in cannabis and hemp science.

Magnified Grass

11:00 am PST

12:00 pm MST

1:00 pm CST

2:00 pm EST

3:00 pm AST

NEW PRODUCTS

New Challenges

With new ideas come unforeseen opportunities for improvement. How have you successfully managed to navigate new products in your organization?
 

Ryan Roch, Hosts
Christine Ladewig - Anandia
Justine Hicknell - CannaFarms
Stephane Dupervil  - Heritage Cannabis
Greg Rusnak - Dynaleo

Black Soil

12:20 pm PST

1:20 pm MST

2:20 pm CST

3:20 pm EST

4:20 pm AST

A&L CANNABIS LABS

Soil 2 OIL

Haifeng Song, PhD chemist & Lab director

Daryl Patterson, Technical Customer support

Brian Coutts, Biz Dev Manager

Social - @alcannabislabs  

Meeting

12:40 pm PST

1:40 pm MST

2:40 pm CST

3:40 pm EST

4:40 pm AST

HOW-TO

To access the rooms please follow these instructions:

1. Login to the summit.

2. At the bottom of the screen you weel see a networking rooms tab click it.

3. Click the room you wish to enter.

VIRTUAL NETWORKING

ROOMS

Round table discussion with Experts

Please only stay in each room for a maximum of 15 mins.

ROOM LISTS

A&L Cannabis Labs with Brian Coutts

THC Testing – What you need to know

Shyield with Troy Henderson

Sanitation Simplified: Healthy Crops and Happy Staff

RPC - Can we judge a bud by its label? Are there pitfalls to adopting analytical methods for cannabis that were not originally designed for cannabis matrices?

Diane Botelho, Chief Science Officer

Bruce Phillips, Director of Organic Analytical Services

Karen Broad -Organic Chemist with specialization in pesticides

Andrien Rackov - Research Scientist

Isolocity with Chris Budd

Transitioning to an electronic quality system; what needs and considerations must be addressed in order to maintain compliance.

Keystone Labs with Stephanie Ostrander

Using testing data to inform product development, improve process and create crop consistency.

Elevated Signals

BOAZ with Bethan Rider

Creating robust CAPAs

Perkin Elmer with Tom Hey and Erasmus Cudjoe

The Absolute Solution to Cannabis Testing

Sigma with Kaveh Kahen

Overcoming QC Challenges in Testing Cannabis 2.0

Brevitas with Anil Peer, Helen Ho, and George Keresztesi

For Commissioning, Qualification, Process Validation & Cleaning Validation – EU GMP Readiness

Reach the Top

2:15 pm PST

3:15 pm MST

4:15 pm CST

5:15 pm EST

6:15 pm AST

C45 Summit

Summary of the day, what's next, closing comments

Join us for DAY 3

Pebble Beach

Sept.16

8:00 am PST

9:00 am MST

10:00 am CST

11:00 am EST

12:00 pm AST

STEPHANIE OSTRANDER

&

HUBERT MarCeAU

A Virtual Tour! This tour will be avaiable in French on our social feeds and website later this week.

DAY 3 SEPT. 16th

Blurred people mingling

8:18 am PST

9:18 am MST

10:18 am CST

11:18 am EST

12:18 pm AST

LABSTAT

A Centre For Analytical Excellence

BREVITAS

Your Quality & Compliance Partners – EU GMP Readiness, Quality Management Systems, Operational Excellence, Commissioning, Qualification & Validation, Computer System Validation & Data Integrity

Train Crossing Bridge

8:50 am PST

9:50 am MST

10:50 am CST

11:50 am EST

12:50 pm AST

KARINA Lahnakoski

Quality Assurance & Operational Risk

Results from QA Roundtables discussing operational risk

CCI Deloitte

Waves

9:50 am PST

10:50 am MST

11:50 am CST

12:50 pm EST

1:50 pm AST

Current Trends in Laboratory Data Establishing Best Practices

As our industry evolves and develops, there is a constant push for labs to keep up to date with client requests and regulatory requirements from the federal government. What trends are you currently seeing, and what strategies have you employed to be successful?

Ernesto Sanchez hosts

Emily Kirkham - National Laboratory Services

Bryan Shaw - CARO

Hubert Marceau - Phytochemia

Brigitte Simons - Craft-Labs

Erin Miller - Anandia

Digital Network Cables

9:30 am PST

10:30 am MST

11:30 am CST

12:30 pm EST

1:30 pm AST

Elevated Signals + Tantalus Labs

Learn how Elevated Signals manufacturing execution software (MES) helps Tantalus Labs reduce siloed information across their quality control and operations departments to run an industry-leading (and scalable) quality assurance program.

CALA

CALA invites you to explore the advantages of laboratory accreditation for cannabis testing.

Leaf

10:40 pm PST

11:40 pm MST

12:40 pm CST

1:40 pm EST

2:40 pm AST

A&L CANNABIS LABS

Soil 2 OIL

Daryl Patterson, Technical Customer support

Brian Coutts, Biz Dev Manager

Social - @alcannabislabs  

Business People Applauding

11:00 am PST

12:00 pm MST

1:00 pm CST

2:00 pm EST

3:00 pm AST

FIRST ANNUAL

GENERAL MEETING

First Annual General Meeting of the C45 Association


Specific agenda being managed by C45 executive:

  • formal meeting proceedings as required for non-profit organizations

  • adopt the bylaws

  • election of new executive

Reach the Top

12:15 pm PST

1:15 pm MST

2:15 pm CST

3:15 pm EST

4:15 pm AST

THE END

Gratitude for joining the virtual Summit.

From the team at Hempfest Canada,

we would like to thank you for your support as we shifted into the virtual world in 2020.

We hope to see you all in person in 2021!

Till then stay classy Cannabis industry.

Flower Bulb

12:00 pm PST

1:00 pm MST

2:00 am CST

3:00 pm EST

4:00 pm AST

TOUR PARKLAND FLOWER

Kieley Beaudry gives the summit a virtual tour of the newly licenced Parkland Flower