California: Cannabis World Congress In L.A. Boasts Women Grow Sponsored Education


Women Grow, a professional networking organization for women leaders in the cannabis industry, is partnering with the Cannabis World Congress & Business Exposition (CWCBExpo) in Los Angeles to produce 15 business-focused educational sessions at the September event.

CWCBExpo in LA will take place September 16-18 at the Los Angeles Convention Center.

The Women Grow tracks at CWCBExpo in LA will feature leading industry experts from the Women Grow Speaker's Bureau. These women and men will draw on experience to share entrepreneurial insight with the next generation of industry professionals.

Topics include "Upcoming States for New Licenses;" "Future Billion-Dollar Segments: Pets & Skin Care;" "New Technology for Efficient Grows;" "What Women Want From the Cannabis Industry;" and "Capitalizing on the Senior Market While a Providing a Service."

"Women Grow's ongoing partnership with CWCBExpo is an exciting opportunity for us to educate and inspire the next generation of cannabis industry leaders," said Jazmin Hupp, cofounder and CEO of Women Grow. "By offering expert-led educational programming that focus on the topics that matter to new entrepreneurs, we are setting the stage for the industry's long-term success."

Women Grow's national leadership team will be in attendance at CWCBExpo in LA, according to Hupp. They will network with attendees and share insights on investment, cultivation, retailing, brand marketing, advocacy, and more.

"These sessions will be important educational platforms for all stages of business development,' said Dan Humiston, president of the International Cannabis Association (ICA) and sponsors of CWCBExpo in LA. "We look forward to working with Women Grow in providing the West Coast with best in class information on how to succeed in the cannabis business."

Headlining the CWCBExpo in LA are three powerful keynotes—Melissa Etheridge, Grammy and Academy Award winning singer/songwriter; Ethan Nadelmann, founder of Drug Policy Alliance; and George Zimmer, iconic businessman — sharing their unique views on advocacy, entrepreneurship, and industry beliefs.

The educational program on September 17-18 provides insight on what is needed to succeed in this rapidly changing and growing industry including in-depth workshops on September 16. CWCBExpo in LA also features an exhibit floor (September 17-18) with suppliers in the industry showcasing products and services.

More information for CWCBExpo in LA can be found at