San Francisco | July 30, 2021

Chicago | Aug 4, 2021


First Round of Speakers for Cannabis Food Show Announced

Some of the most influential leaders within the cannabis industry to appear at the 2021 Cannabis Food Show

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The first-ever Cannabis Food Show is set to take place in San Francisco and Chicago in the summer of 2021. With a trade exhibition area containing the biggest brands in the cannabis edibles market, Cannabis Food Show will also run a series of business conference sessions throughout the day.

With the CBD market to reach $20 billion by 2024, the time is ripe to capitalize on the cannabis trend which is definitely here to stay.

2021 Cannabis Food Show: Speaker List

  • David Brott (Co-Founder and Director, Culinary Cannabis Association)

  • Kristine Sherred (Food Reporter, Writer, Journalist)

  • Chris Sayegh (CEO, The Herbal Chef)

  • Paul Pedersen (CEO, Nextleaf Solutions)

  • Michael Magallanes (Founder and Executive Chef, Opulent Chef)

San Francisco Only - 30th July 2021

  • Tess Kofoid (Senior Director, Communications, Marketing & Brand Strategy, Solful)

  • Elise McDonough (Brand Manager, Confections, CannaCraft)

The thrill of the chase in the cannabis industry revolves around educating ourselves on the spectrum of opportunities out there. The B2B conference at Cannabis Food Show features cannabis experts and leading speakers from across the sector, giving you a comprehensive look at the current situation and the future opportunities in the Cannabis+Food sector.

Topics of Discussion - Which topic are you most interested in?

  • What Are Investors Really Looking For In Cannabis Edibles Brands?

  • Building A Massive Direct To Consumer Edible Brand Business

  • The Business Of Cannabis Oils and Concentrates

  • How mainstream hospitality operators can capitalize on the cannabis trend

  • What branding and marketing your dispensary need to grow the top line?

  • What Products, Promotions, and Packaging Are Working In Retail?

  • The Current State of Cannabis Supply Chain

  • Cannabis and Cuisine: New era of dining

  • How to pair Cannabis with other food ingredients

  • Future of cannabis in the restaurant business

  • How To Operate In Multiple Markets and Scale Your Cannabis Business?

The Cannabis Food Show conference will be a combination of panel debates, offering practical business advice on how to grow your cannabis business from major players in the sector, to TED-style leadership talks from some of the biggest names in this fast growing market. The focus will be on sharing best practice ideas on how to make the most of cannabis edibles in different channels and the constantly changing legal framework within which producers and retailers need to operate.

About Cannabis Food Show

The Cannabis Food Show is the latest cutting edge, breakthrough networking event devised and hosted by the Beverage Trade Network. It was the first event organizer to tackle the cannabis and the drinks industry with its inaugural Cannabis Drinks Expo earlier this year.

So, for anyone looking to glimpse the future of the cannabis food category, the place to be in 2021 will be the Cannabis Food Show, in either San Francisco or Chicago. On July 31 and August 4, respectively, these one-of-a-kind events will be the place to meet directly with potential business partners.

Get your discounted conference tickets here: Chicago | San Francisco

Exhibit your brands at the 2021 Cannabis Food Show and meet 1000+ visitors including dispensaries, distributors, investors and press under one roof. Book your exhibitor spot before May 31, 2021, and save $600.

Book Your Spot At: San Francisco   Chicago