Schedule

June 30, 2022 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm Negril Escape- Courtyard

Opening Ceremony

It’s here, the opening day of the inaugural Ganjactivist.com Caribbean Cannabis Summit, Cannabis Exchange & Trade Show. Opening ceremony:  

June 30, 2022 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm Meeting Room #1 (Downstairs)

UN Single Convention- Cannabis classification- Moving forward as Sovereign Nations and a block.

UN Single Convention- Cannabis classification- Moving forward as Sovereign Nations and a block.

Kenzi Riboulet-Zemouli Independent, interdisciplinary drug policy researcher.
Michael Krawitz Executive Director / Veterans for Medical Cannabis Access (Non-profit)
June 30, 2022 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm Meetings Room #2 (Upstairs)

Ganja Tourism 1

June 30, 2022 3:00 pm - 3:45 pm Meeting Room #1 (Downstairs)

US Federal Legalization, Setbacks, Sovereignty and a Way Forward

June 30, 2022 3:00 pm - 3:45 pm Meetings Room #2 (Upstairs)

Ganja Tourism 2

June 30, 2022 4:00 pm - 4:45 pm

Cannabis Amnesty/ Grace Period for 2 years- Guest Speaker

Presented by Richard “Dickie” Crawford. He has formulated a way forward to transition traditional farmers into the legal framework of the new ganja industry. This will be presented and discussed in an open-mic format.

Richard "Dickie" Crawford President / Ganja Growers and Producers Association of Jamaica
June 30, 2022 4:00 pm - 4:45 pm Meetings Room #2 (Upstairs)

Ganja Tourism 3

June 30, 2022 5:00 pm - 5:45 pm Meeting Room #1 (Downstairs)

The Caribbean as a Viable Export Market/ Establishing a Caribbean Free Cannabis Trade Zone within the Caribbean

Recent global economic shake-ups have forced government across the Caribbean region to look towards a more self-sustainable agricultural model. The same should apply to the emerging cannabis industry. Different islands have different growing conditions and some many. With many island states looking to expand their agricultural production, they also acknowledge the need and demand to […]

Richard "Dickie" Crawford President / Ganja Growers and Producers Association of Jamaica
June 30, 2022 6:00 pm - 6:45 pm Meeting Room #1 (Downstairs)

Hemp and Industrual Uses Across the Caribbean Region

July 1, 2022 9:00 am - 9:45 am Meeting Room #1 (Downstairs)

Ganja and the Media De- Stigmatizing the Herb Across the Caribbean

Ganja and the Media De- Stigmatizing the Herb Across the Caribbean

July 1, 2022 9:00 am - 9:45 am Meetings Room #2 (Upstairs)

Ganja 2.0- Old Technologies in New Cannabis- Grow Tech

July 1, 2022 10:00 am - 10:45 am Meeting Room #1 (Downstairs)

Branding Jamaican/ Caribbean cannabis: Retail, export, pharmaceutical, craft

Branding Jamaican/ Caribbean cannabis: Retail, export, pharmaceutical, craft

July 1, 2022 10:00 am - 10:45 am Meetings Room #2 (Upstairs)

Black Tech. Entrepreneurs in the Cannabis Space

While people of colour are associated with cannabis use, there remains little representation at the nership level of the industry across the board. While there are man standing at the gates, a few stepping out of the crowd and establishing well known and reputable tech companies, exclusively serving the legal cannabis industry. What are the […]

July 1, 2022 10:00 am - 5:00 pm Workshop Space #3 (MX3 Entertainment Centre)

Cannabis Exchange

The first ganja exchange programme. We are seeking seeds to diversify the varieties of ganja plants in Jamaica. Exchange seeds, ideas, grow-techniques, new technology. Whatever it takes to keep the industry moving in a froward and fruitful direction.  

July 1, 2022 10:00 am - 8:00 pm Trade Show Venue #1 (B2B)

Trade Show 1

July 1, 2022 10:00 am - 8:00 pm Trade Show 2 (MX3)

Trade Show 2

July 1, 2022 11:00 am - 11:45 am Meetings Room #2 (Upstairs)

Ganja 3.0 Blockchain Technology in Cannabis

Ganja 3.0 Blockchain Technology in Cannabis. How two new industries can merge to mitigate the suppression of both.

July 1, 2022 11:00 am - 11:45 am Meeting Room #1 (Downstairs)

Branding Jamaican/ Caribbean cannabis: Retail, export, pharmaceutical, craft

Branding Jamaican/ Caribbean cannabis: Retail, export, pharmaceutical, craft

July 1, 2022 11:00 am - 12:00 pm Workshop Space #3 (MX3 Entertainment Centre)

Hash Making Workshop 1

Bubble Hash making

The Dank Duchess Founder/ CEO / The Dank Duchess
July 1, 2022 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Lunch

Nourish your body with food from oru summit and trade-show locations or take a short stroll up West End Road to our partner restaurant locations. Look for the Ganjactivist.com logo.

July 1, 2022 1:00 pm - 1:45 pm Meeting Room #1 (Downstairs)

Inclusion- Defining and Modeling Representation

Inclusion- Defining and Modeling Representation

July 1, 2022 1:00 pm - 1:45 pm Meetings Room #2 (Upstairs)

Cannabis Retail- Merchandise and Ancillary Revenue Streams

Cannabis Retail- Merchandise and Ancillary Revenue Streams

July 1, 2022 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm Workshop Space #3 (MX3 Entertainment Centre)

Hash Making 2

Dry-sift hash making.

The Dank Duchess Founder/ CEO / The Dank Duchess
July 1, 2022 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm Workshop Space #1 (CanJamRetreat)

Infusing Food Workshop

Food and meal infusion workshop.

Necole Hines Founder/ CEO / Faded Living
July 1, 2022 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm Meeting Room #1 (Downstairs)

Crowd Growing and Cooperatives, A Collective Effort For Fair Inclusion

July 1, 2022 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm Meetings Room #2 (Upstairs)

Ganja Retail- The Data Trail Between Farmer and Consumer.

What role does data play in the cannabis supply chain, from seed to consumer.

July 1, 2022 3:00 pm - 3:45 pm Meeting Room #1 (Downstairs)

Working in Ganja- Taking the Leap of Faith

Starting or changing careers is never an easy step to make. The cultural stigma attached to the cannabis industry inhibits many from taking the leap and transition into what will only become more mainstream over time.ow do we transition more skillsets in the growing industry?

July 1, 2022 3:00 pm - 3:45 pm Meetings Room #2 (Upstairs)

Ganja 3.0 Blockchain Technology in Cannabis

Ganja 3.0 Blockchain Technology in Cannabis. How two new industries can merge to mitigate the suppression of both.

July 1, 2022 4:00 pm - 4:45 pm Meeting Room #1 (Downstairs)

Hemp and Industrual Uses Across the Caribbean Region

July 1, 2022 4:00 pm - 4:45 pm Meetings Room #2 (Upstairs)

TBD

To Be Determined

July 1, 2022 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm Workshop Space #1 (CanJamRetreat)

Mushroom Propagation

Mushroom Propagation

July 1, 2022 5:00 pm - 5:45 pm Meeting Room #1 (Downstairs)

Consumption Lounge and Retail Design

Consumption Lounge and Retail Design

July 1, 2022 5:00 pm - 5:45 pm Meetings Room #2 (Upstairs)

EU.GMP/ Export Standards/ Stardardization of local/ Ital standards

July 1, 2022 6:00 pm - 6:45 pm Meeting Room #1 (Downstairs)

TBD

To Be Determined

July 1, 2022 6:00 pm - 6:45 pm Meetings Room #2 (Upstairs)

TBD

To Be Determined

July 2, 2022 9:00 am - 9:45 am Meetings Room #2 (Upstairs)

Doctors Prescribing Cannabis

Doctors Prescribing Cannabis

July 2, 2022 9:00 am - 9:45 am Meeting Room #1 (Downstairs)

Sustainable Farming Standards for Human Consumption and Medical Applications

Sustainable Farming Standards for Human Consumption and Medical Applications

July 2, 2022 10:00 am - 10:45 am Meetings Room #2 (Upstairs)

Research and Development Trials in Jamaica

Research and Development Trials in Jamaica.

July 2, 2022 10:00 am - 10:45 am Meeting Room #1 (Downstairs)

Hemp and Industrual Uses Across the Caribbean Region

July 2, 2022 10:00 am - 12:00 pm Workshop Space #3 (MX3 Entertainment Centre)

Decarboxylation and Infusion Workshop

Decarboxylation and Infusion Workshop

Necole Hines Founder/ CEO / Faded Living
July 2, 2022 10:00 am - 5:00 pm Trade Show 2 (MX3)

Trade Show 2

July 2, 2022 10:00 am - 5:00 pm Trade Show 2 (MX3)

Cannabis Exchange

The first ganja exchange programme. We are seeking seeds to diversify the varieties of ganja plants in Jamaica. Exchange seeds, ideas, grow-techniques, new technology. Whatever it takes to keep the industry moving in a froward and fruitful direction.  

July 2, 2022 10:00 am - 8:00 pm Trade Show Venue #1 (B2B)

Trade Show 1

July 2, 2022 11:00 am - 11:45 am Meeting Room #1 (Downstairs)

Sustainable Practices for Caribbean Cultivation Environments

Sustainable Practices for Caribbean Cultivation Environments

July 2, 2022 12:00 pm - 12:00 am

Lunch

Nourish your body with food from oru summit and trade-show locations or take a short stroll up West End Road to our partner restaurant locations. Look for the Ganjactivist.com logo.

July 2, 2022 1:00 pm - 1:45 pm

TBD

To Be Determined

July 2, 2022 1:00 pm - 1:45 pm Meetings Room #2 (Upstairs)

Cannabinoid Treatments & New Cannabinoids

Cannabinoid Treatments & New Cannabinoids

July 2, 2022 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm Workshop Space #3 (MX3 Entertainment Centre)

Ganja Cultivation at Home

Ganja Cultivation at Home

July 2, 2022 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm Meeting Room #1 (Downstairs)

TBD

To Be Determined

July 2, 2022 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm Meeting Room #1 (Downstairs)

TBD

To Be Determined

July 2, 2022 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm Workshop Space #3 (MX3 Entertainment Centre)

Seed to Clone Stabilization Workshop

Seed to Clone Stabilization Workshop

July 2, 2022 3:00 pm - 3:45 pm Meetings Room #2 (Upstairs)

TBD

To Be Determined

July 2, 2022 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm Workshop Space #1 (CanJamRetreat)

Steam Chalice Making Workshop Experience

Learn to make and use a steam traditional chalice.

Taijah Mills CEO / Taitopics
July 2, 2022 4:00 pm - 4:45 pm Meeting Room #1 (Downstairs)

TBD

To Be Determined

July 2, 2022 4:00 pm - 4:45 pm Meeting Room #1 (Downstairs)

TBD

To Be Determined

July 2, 2022 5:00 pm - 5:45 pm Negril Escape- Courtyard

Coffee Break

Take a few moments, meet some new people and make a few connections and deals.

July 2, 2022 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm Trade-Show (Negril Escape B2B)

Ganjinvest Pitch Event

Ganjinvest pitch sessions

July 2, 2022 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm Negril Escape- Courtyard

Golden Chalice Awards

Golden Chalice Award Ceremony.

July 3, 2022 10:00 am - 10:45 am Meeting Room #1 (Downstairs)

Formulating a Caribbean Framework

A Caribbean framework for a regional cross/ open-border cannabis industry.

July 3, 2022 10:00 am - 5:00 pm Trade Show Venue #2

Trade Show 2

July 3, 2022 11:00 am - 11:45 am Meeting Room #1 (Downstairs)

The Caribbean At 60- Unity, Sovereignty, Nation Building Through Cannabis

Jamaica and Trinidad and Tobago re celebrating 60 years of independence. Barbados recently removed the Queen of England from her Head of State status, but entanglement remains as geopolitical hegemony has left the entire region stymied by more powerful nations agendas. Across the globe, ganja legalization has been accepted and called for by the majority […]

July 3, 2022 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm Meeting Room #1 (Downstairs)

TBD

To Be Determined