The Benzinga Cannabis Capital Conference, the most successful cannabis business event in the world, is returning to Miami beach April 11-12, 2023. We’ve put together the two-day schedule of events, which will take place simultaneously on two stages at Miami Beach’s historic Fontainebleau Hotel.
Have a look and keep checking back as we fill in the schedule with dozens of speakers from across the ever-growing cannabis industry.
Day One, Stage One, Tuesday, April 11
The conference will open at 9:25 am with opening remarks followed by the keynote speech.
9:50: We’ll jump right into a topic that has been on all of our minds: cannabis banking and the continued lack thereof.
Hopes were dashed this past December as the lame-duck session dragged to an end without passage of the Secure and Fair Enforcement (SAFE) Banking Act, leaving cannabis businesses unable to access financial institutions. As companies continue to rely on all-cash operations, making them sitting ducks for robberies, we’ll discuss what we can and should do about this situation, which for many has become untenable.
10:50: What do cannabis businesses expect from elected officials …