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Tuesday | 8:25 am

Chair's Opening Remarks

Location: Third Level Ballroom, Summit Presentation Room

Tuesday | 8:30 am

Opening Keynote: De-Scheduling Cannabis: The Road Ahead

Speaker: Andrew Kline (National Cannabis Industry Association)

Location: Third Level Ballroom, Summit Presentation Room

Tuesday | 9:10 am

The Need for Anti-Counterfit Packaging of CBD Products

Location: Third Level Ballroom, Summit Presentation Room

Tuesday | 9:50 am

Coffee Break

Location: Room 304

Tuesday | 10:15 am

Packaging CBD and the Environment

Speaker: David McLain (Printpack, Inc.)

Location: Third Level Ballroom, Summit Presentation Room

Tuesday | 10:55 am

Panel Discussion

Panelist: David McLain (Printpack, Inc.)

Location: Third Level Ballroom, Summit Presentation Room

Tuesday | 11:20 am

Global Packaging of CBD

Speaker: Jair Calixto (Sindusfarma Brazil)

Location: Third Level Ballroom, Summit Presentation Room

Tuesday | 12:05 pm

Harmonization of CBD Packaging: International Regulatory Panel Discussion

Panelist: Jair Calixto (Sindusfarma Brazil)

Location: Third Level Ballroom, Summit Presentation Room

Tuesday | 12:30 pm

Networking Lunch

Location: Room 304

Tuesday | 1:15 pm

Update of FDA Regulation of CBD

Speaker: Frederick A. Stearns (Keller and Heckman LLP)

Location: Third Level Ballroom, Summit Presentation Room

Tuesday | 1:55 pm

FDA's Regulation of Cannabis and its Derivatives as Food Additives and in Food Contact

Speaker: Deborah Attwood (Steptoe & Johnson LLP)

Location: Third Level Ballroom, Summit Presentation Room

Tuesday | 2:35 pm

Cannabis Producers, Packaging, and the Law

Speaker: Kimberly Simms, Esq. (The Law Office of Kimberly R. Simms)

Location: Third Level Ballroom, Summit Presentation Room

Tuesday | 3:15 pm

Coffee Break

Location: Room 304

Tuesday | 3:40 pm

Harmonizing CR Standards

Speaker: Walt Berghahn (Healthcare Compliance Packaging Council)

Location: Third Level Ballroom, Summit Presentation Room

Tuesday | 4:20 pm

Testing for CR Packaging – Three Standards, a Major Challenge

Speaker: Richard Ward (Perritt Laboratories)

Location: Third Level Ballroom, Summit Presentation Room

Tuesday | 5:00 pm

Cannabis Packaging Summit Networking Reception

Location: Third Level, California Terrace

Chair's Closing Remarks

Location: Third Level Ballroom, Summit Presentation Room

Wednesday | 8:25 am

Chair's Opening Remarks

Location: Third Level Ballroom, Summit Presentation Room

Wednesday | 8:30 am

Principles of Child Resistance: Review of the Theory of Making Packaging Child Resistant

Speaker: Laura Bix, PhD (Michigan State University)

Location: Third Level Ballroom, Summit Presentation Room

Wednesday | 9:10 am

A Cannabis Packaging Taxonomy

Speaker: Dan Johnson (Rochester Institute of Technology)

Location: Third Level Ballroom, Summit Presentation Room

Wednesday | 9:50 am

Academic Panel Discussion: CBD Packaging Safety and Efficacy

Panelists: Dan Johnson (Rochester Institute of Technology), Laura Bix, PhD (Michigan State University)

Location: Third Level Ballroom, Summit Presentation Room

Wednesday | 10:15 am

Coffee Break

Location: Room 304

Wednesday | 10:40 am

Packaging, Design, and the Needs of the Cannabis Industry

Speaker: Chris Coggan (California Cannabis Industry Association)

Location: Third Level Ballroom, Summit Presentation Room

Wednesday | 11:20 am

Packaging and Building the Brand: A Grower’s Perspective

Speaker: Blue Quisquis (National Native American Cannabis Association)

Location: Third Level Ballroom, Summit Presentation Room

Wednesday | 12:00 pm

Panel Discussion: What Does the Cannabis Industry Want From Packaging?

Moderator: Lori Yaphe-Delisle (Tourmaline Enterprises)

Panelists: Blue Quisquis (National Native American Cannabis Association), Chris Coggan (California Cannabis Industry Association)

Location: Third Level Ballroom, Summit Presentation Room

Wednesday | 12:25 pm

Chair's Closing Remarks

Location: Third Level Ballroom, Summit Presentation Room