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    • 25 Jul 2018
    • 8:00 AM
    • 27 Jul 2018
    • 5:00 PM
    • San Jose, CA

    The NCIA's annual Cannabis Business Summit & EXPO in San Jose, CA is coming up July 25-17th. 

    It is one of the industries largest and most influential cannabis event of the year and is 90% SOLD OUT! So if you are looking for a reason to head down to California register today.  NCIA is extending a 15% discount to ORCA Members (Code "AAP15") and tickets are just $150 for Dispensary owners, Cultivators, and Infused Product Manufacturers.

    The Cannabis Business Summit & Expo is NCIA's largest industry gathering with more than 7,000 of the industry's leaders, entrepreneurs, and newcomers coming together. Everyone will get to network and learn from 150 industry experts about best practices, maintaining a successful business, and emerging topics and policy issues. The Exhibitor floor is officially sold out but there are still tickets available. 

    New for this year the NICA has created five tracks to ensure they cover business solutions for every pain point of the industry. Regardless of where your industry interests lie they have something for you.

    1) The Fine Print: Money law & your Business
    2) Running Your Cannabis Business
    3) Policy Reform
    4) Cultivation & Processing
    5) Leading Edge: emerging Topics in the Cannabis Industry

    Register Today

    Don't forget ORCA Members get 15% discount to ORCA Members (Code "AAP15") and tickets are just $150 for Dispensary owners, Cultivators, and Infused Product Manufacturers.15% discount


    • 30 Jul 2018
    • 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM
    • Cultiva Law, 222 NW Davis St, Portland, OR 97209

    ORCA July Member Meeting - Portland 7/30/18

    Join us for a great night with special guest Sen. Lew Frederick at our monthly members meeting Monday, July 30th.  We will cover important legislative issues for next session, and have meaningful opportunities for you to provide input for Sen. Frederick and his colleagues to consider. Then we'll enjoy a fun social hour with appetizers provided by Cultiva Law and pre-roll samples provided by one of our members.

    July 2018 ORCA Meeting, Eugene
    Monday, July 30th, 6:30-8:30pm
    @ Cultiva Law
    222 NW Davis St, Suite 420, Portland, OR 97209

    Check-in: 6:00 (Please arrive before 6:30)
    Meeting begins: 6:30pm
    Special guest(s): 7:00pm
    Social Hour: 7:30pm - 8:30pm


    We'll start with a brief round of introductions and then quickly move through our agenda. Our special guest(s) will speak from 7:00pm to 7:30pm. Folks can then relax and enjoy some casual networking with complimentary food provided by Cultiva Law.

    If you are a Producer [Silver Level or higher], Contact our staff if you'd like to be a Flower Sponsor for one of our upcoming meetings! It's great way to show off some strains you'd like to get into the hands of shop owners!

    • 4 Aug 2018
    • 10:00 AM
    • 5 Aug 2018
    • 5:00 PM
    • Portland Expo Center, 2060 N Marine Dr, Portland, OR 97217

    One of our great members the INDO EXPO trade show is thrilled to be returning to Portland for its pre-harvest show August 4th-5th. And the Indo Expo is giving ORCA members a great discount for exhibitor booths. 

    Oregon has always been at the forefront legalization and the INDO EXPO team is excited to bring together leaders in the community for an opportunity to shop, source, network, and learn at this terrific B2B event that can help shape the future of the cannabis industry.


    INDO EXPO is a literal a "grapevine" for the Industry, with leading experts in every vertical in attendance.  It will feature 300+ exhibitors, 5000+ attendees, and the Industrial Hemp Pavilion so don't miss out.

    Industry professionals qualify for a FREE 2-day pass that includes access to ALL Exhibits, Demonstration, and Seminars. Pre-register: 

    Register Today!

    Indo Expo is giving ORCA members a great discount for exhibitor booths. Just email Jesse Bontecou to get your discount code - Jesse@oregoncannabisretailers.com 

    • 27 Aug 2018
    • 10:00 AM
    • 29 Aug 2018
    • 5:00 PM
    • Oregon Convention Center, 777 NE Martin Luther King, Jr. Blvd, Portland, OR 97232

    Cannabis Science Conference is the world's largest and most technical cannabis event and is coming back to Portland, OR Aug. 27-29.  It pulls together cannabis industry experts, instrument manufacturers, testing labs, research scientists, medical practitioners, policy makers and interested novices.  Most importantly they are giving a 25% discount to ORCA Members for Full-Access registration (Use Code "CSC25"). 

    The  Cannabis Science Conference is dedicated to improving cannabis science and bringing the latest technology to the industry and its customers.   It is a great conference with informative and accessible keynotes, presentations, round table discussions and exhibits. At the inaugural in 2016 event they hosted over 750 attendees from all over the world! Their second event hosted over 2,000 attendees from over 24 countries and this one is expected to have over 3,000 attendees.  

    Register Today

    Don't forget the 25% off Full-Access registration for ORCA Members (Code "CSC25"). This discount is not applicable to the 2018 Canna Boot Camp.

    • 27 Sep 2018
    • 6:00 PM
    • 28 Sep 2018
    • 10:00 PM
    • Hilton Portland Downtown, 921 SW 6th Ave, Portland, OR 97204

    The International Cannabis Business Conference (ICBC) is coming to Portland, Oregon Sept. 27-28.  As always it will provide attendees the latest information on local, state, national, and international cannabis policy and give business what they need to get to the next level. This is set to be their best conference yet! Better yet they are giving ORCA members a great discount on tickets (Members use the code "orcavip").  

    The ICBC will provide attendees the latest information on state and federal issues with sharp insight into the growing national and global industries.  Additionally, it always provides top-notch networking opportunities with investors, entrepreneurs, and activists. So be sure to get your tickets today and take advantage the great early bird discount they are offering.  ORCA Members can save up to an additional $100.00 - use the code "orcavip".  This discount is only good at time of purchase, no refunds will be made after tickets are purchased!    

    “When we first started the ICBC, we knew that the international cannabis industry would take off, but no one really had an idea that we would advance politically so fast. I’m so pleased to bring the ICBC back to Portland where it all started, to help continue the momentum for sound policies that will help those in the industry thrive.” ~ Alex Rogers, Executive Producer of the International Cannabis Business Conference.

    For more information, and tickets, visit www.internationalcbc.com or call 541-864-0090. Early bird pricing of $349 ($299 for ORCA Members) for the conference or $499 ($399 for ORCA Members) for the conference plus VIP party last until September 12th. The event is expected to sell out. 

    ORCA Members can save up to an additional $100.00 - use the code "orcavip". This discount is only good at time of purchase, no refunds will be made after tickets are purchased! 

    • 10 Oct 2018
    • 10:00 AM
    • 11 Oct 2018
    • 5:00 PM
    • Oregon Convention Center

    The RAD Expo returns this October for Cannabis retailers

    Due to the RAD Expo’s huge success in January, the next RAD (Retail and Dispensary) Expo will be this October 10-11 in Portland, Oregon. This B2B event is 100% focused on marijuana retail and dispensary businesses.

    The RAD Expo is FREE for cannabis retail and dispensary owners, buyers and employees, the quality of attendees was a difference-maker for many exhibitors. 

    “The RAD Expo is the only conference where we know almost everyone we talk to will be a potential client or partner because its focus on retail and brands,” said Jeff LaPenna, CEO of The Peak Beyond, a technology company aimed at retailers.

    Exhibitors are companies who supply goods and services to existing and future retailers in the legal marijuana space, offering everything from flooring and point-of-sale systems to snacks and drinks, insurance, glassware, CBD products, marketing services and rolling papers. At the RAD Expo, cannabis retailers can find everything they need to open and operate their business in one place.

    About The RAD Expo:

    Dates: Oct. 10-11, 2018
    Location: Oregon Convention Center in Portland, Oregon
    Admission: Free for qualified future and current retail store/dispensary owners, buyers and employees. Register today!

    Exhibitors: Booths and a variety of sponsorship packages are available. Use discount code EARLYBIRD25 for 25% ($750.00) off your booth. Offer ends June 1, 2018. 

    Tickets & More Information: www.theRADexpo.com
    Phone: (425) 656-3621
    Email: theradexpo[at]gmail.com

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