Day 2 - Industry Summit

09:00

Addressing the challenges associated with accessing medicinal cannabis

09:30
  • Setting the scene – how medicinal cannabis is being used to heal illness?
  • Advocating for equity in access to medicinal cannabis for patients
Bonni Goldstein Medical Director, Canna Centers Wellness & Education
10:40
  • The opportunity to develop the CBD sector in New Zealand – what are the resources available to achieve this?
  • Insights into the economic opportunity

11:10
  • Examining how medicinal cannabis can be a big contributing factor to NZ’s economy
  • Callaghan’s assistance in companies being established in the medicinal cannabis industry
  • Insights on how the roadmap has been developed and how it is evolving with the changing nature of regulations

11:40
  • Explaining the work currently being undertaken by Crown Research Institutes in the medicinal cannabis space
  • Advocating for the industry – a spotlight on the work taking place here

Dr Trevor Stuthridge Research Director, AgResearch
Dr Stefan Hill Portfolio Leader for High-Value Biorefineries, Scion
Dr Richard Newcomb, PhD Chief Scientist, Plant & Food Research
13:10
  • Exploring the reality of using CBD oil and other CBD products for animals
  • Educating the people on the use of medicinal cannabis use for animals – how can this be done effectively?
  • Insights on how medicinal cannabis is used in conjunction with other medicines for pets
  • Highlighting overseas success stories that New Zealand can learn and benefit from

Jacob Morrison, VetCanNZ

13:40
  • The impact and opportunity that disruptive technology has on New Zealand’s primary industry
  • Becoming a data focused cultivator with the use of AI and ML – how can growers make informed decisions using this?
  • Segmenting critical information to capture growth patterns

14:40
Katy Thomas TV Presenter. Editor. Mother And Overnight Influencer
15:20

Martin Lee, Director, Project CBD

10:40
Andrea Eng Manager of Regulatory Practice & Analysis, Medicinal Cannabis Agency, Ministry of Health
10:40
Ali Seyfoddin Associate Professor of Drug Delivery and Biological Engineering Deputy Head of School, School of Science, Auckland University of Technology
10:40
  • Nutrients
  • Grow media
  • Bio pesticides
10:40

What are considerations for the sector?

10:40

What are considerations for the sector?

13:10
Andrea Eng Manager of Regulatory Practice & Analysis, Medicinal Cannabis Agency, Ministry of Health
13:10
Ali Seyfoddin Associate Professor of Drug Delivery and Biological Engineering Deputy Head of School, School of Science, Auckland University of Technology
13:10
  • Nutrients
  • Grow media
  • Bio pesticides
13:10

What are considerations for the sector?

13:10

What are considerations for the sector?