Agenda, Workshops & Speakers

Join our Best in class educators for an immersive weekend where attendees return home inspired, Educated, empowered and rejuvenated- and ready to take on the world 

Friday: 

4:00pm - 5:00pm: Check-in and Registration

4:30pm - 5:30pm: Get Settled

5:30pm - 6:30pm: Opening Cocktails hosted by Hotbox Farms

6:30pm - 8:30pm: Opening BBQ hosted by Chalice Farms, Welcome Ceremony, Setting Intentions

Saturday:

7:00am - 7:45am: Oso Verde Morning Yoga - Vinyasa Flow

8:00am - 9:00am: Breakfast at the Barn hosted by Nectar

9:00am - 10:30am: Business Basics with Emily Paxhia Poseidon Asset Management + Caroline Miller Rogue Venture Partners

10:45am - 12:15pm: Breakout Sessions

  • Heather Samarin Product Rebels - Developing the Customer Foundations That Enable You to Effectively Take Action in Every Aspect of Your Business

  • Christina Volgyesi Dr. Bronner’s - Building a Purpose Driven Brand Using Your Own Cosmic Guiding Principles

12:30pm - 1:30pm: Lunch

1:30pm - 2:00pm: Breakout Sessions

  • Tahira Rehmatulla MTech & Hyperventures - Sourcing Capital Beyond Friends and Family: how to reach beyond your network and identify and connect with potential funding

  • Jess Henson Acreage Holdings

  • J. Summer Rogers maxiaNET - Corporate Culture: Your most important job as CEO

2:15pm - 3:45pm: Breakout Sessions

  • Renee Shade Xxcelerate Fund - Real Talk: Getting Real About Your Business Hopes and Dreams

  • April Pride Van Der Pop - Lots to Say, Less to Show: The importance of Minimum Viable Product (MVP) to efficiently and effectively launch your brand

  • Kimberly Dillon Papa & Barkley

3:45pm - 4:30pm: Breakout Sessions

  • Carlos Perea iAnthus Capital - Negotiations: Getting to win-win on deal structure

  • Ali Bell & Carla Quisenberry Miller Nash Graham & Dunn - Protecting Your IP: From trademarks to deal terms, how to make sure your most valuable asset is safe

  • Sunshine Lencho Supernova Woman - Protect Your Neck - strategies for success via real life scenarios

4:45pm - 5:30pm: Closing Speaker - Amanda Reiman Flow Kana - Seriously, I'm Fine: Getting real about self care

5:30pm - 7:30pm: Wellness

  • Afternoon Yoga - Yin with Reiki (75 min)

  • Self Defense Training

  • Crystal Workshop

7:45pm - 9:00pm: Cocktails + Dinner hosted by Acreage Holdings

9:30pm - 11:00pm: Pool Party hosted by The Caputo Group

SUNDAY:

7:30am - 8:30am : Morning Yoga - Vinyasa Flow

8:30am-9:00am: Continental Breakfast in the Barn hosted by Nectar

9:00am - 9:45am: Nitin Rai Elevate VC - Investor Communications: Refining your message from initial contact through the pitch

10:00am - 10:30am - Eric Gomez maxiaNET - Exit Road Map: Your Investors Expect to be Paid Back

10:30am - 11:00am - Harris Damashek Acreage Holdings

11:15am - 1:00pm - Robin Jones Maloney Public Market - Pitch Presentation - Attendees will break into small groups based on stage of business and growth. Facilitated by presenting VCs, attendees will work through ideation, pitches and decks to take a real work product home.