Final Day Conference Agenda and Live Stream

Saturday, April 23

Moderator: George Rohrbacher, medical patient, NORML Board of Directors

8:00-10:00am: NORML Chapter Breakfast (invitation only)
Moderator: Russ Belville, NORML Outreach Coordinator

9:00-10:00am: NORML Conference Registration and Products Desk

10:00-Noon: Breakout Sessions

1. High Times Cultivation
Moderator: Danny Danko, High Times Magazine

2. Colorado’s Cannabis Commerce Laws
Moderator: Warren Edson, Esq.

  • Jill Lamoureux, BCC the MMED advisory board and the CDPHE advisory board
  • Dan Hartman, Director, Colorado State Medical Marijuana Enforcement Division

3. NORML Legal Committee: How Not To Get Busted
Moderator: Dan Viets, NORML board of directors and MO NORML

  • Stephen Dillon, Esq., Chair – NORML Board of Directors
  • Norm Kent, Esq., Ft. Lauderdale, FL
  • Leonard Frieling, Esq., Boulder, CO
  • Jeri Shepherd, Esq., Greeley, CO
  • Lauren Maytin, Esq., Aspen, CO

4. Medibles: Cannabis & Cooking

  • Scott Durrah
  • The Candy Girls
  • Jessica of Twirling Hippy Confections

Noon-1:30pm: Marijuana: Physicians and Researchers Perspectives and Experiences
Moderator: Paul Armentano, NORML Deputy Director

  • Alan Shackelford, M.D., Amarimed
  • David Bearman, M.D., American Academy of Cannabinoid Medicine; Sutter County Health
  • Amanda Reiman, Ph.D, UC Berkeley; Berkeley Patients Group
  • Robert Winnicki, Full Spectrum Labs
  • Larry Bedard, M.D., American College of Emergency Physicians

1:30-3:00pm: Keynote Luncheon – U.S. Congressman Jared Polis
Introduction: Keith Stroup, NORML Founder

3:00-4:30pm: Marijuana and Safety: Real Myths, Real Concerns
Moderator: Marsha Rosenbaum, Ph.D

  • Paul Armentano, NORML Deputy Director
  • Dale Gieringer, Ph.D, CA NORML
  • Amanda Reiman, Ph.D, UC Berkeley and Berkeley Patients Group

4:30-4:45pm: Break

4:45-6:00pm: Lester Grinspoon, M.D. – Questions and Answers with a Marijuana Maverick
Noted cannabis researcher and author, Harvard Medical School (Emeritus)

8:00pm: NORML Annual Fundraiser, hosted by Mile High NORML of Colorado
Tickets $75/pp, purchased directly from NORML, limited space available!
Performance by Nashville singer/songwriter Greta Gaines
Music, food, kegs of hemp ale, video games, pinball machines, glass blowers and other ‘fun’!
Transportation for the fundraiser provided by Rasta Bus