Schedule

Box Office opens at 10 a.m. Shuttle service from the Base Lodge (where general attendees may park) begins at 9:45 a.m. We ask that people please not arrive early!

Exhibitor Hours:
10 a.m. – 6 p.m. Saturday

Official Schedule (Check back for updates!)

Time Description Location Speakers
10:00 a.m. Box Office Opens Patio
10:00 a.m. Shuttle Service Begins from Base Lodge Base Lodge – Peace Bridge
11:00-11:50 a.m. Session I: Vermont Hemp Status, The Farm Bill, FDA and CBD regulations Ballroom Andrew Subin, Vermont Cannabis Solutions; Kristen Nichols, Hemp Industry Daily
11:00-11:50 a.m. Session II: Witherell
11:00-11:50 a.m. Session III: Willoughby
12:00-12:45 p.m. Session IV: Hemp Certification – Organic and Clean Green Ballroom Matt Leonetti, Homegrown Consultants, Clean Green; Brian Shevrin – Organic Certification Specialist, Vermont Organic Farmers
12:00-12:45 p.m. Session V: #EatMoreHemp Food Demo with hemp farmer and educator Thatcher Michelsen Witherell Thatcher Michelsen
12:00-12:45 p.m. Session VI: The Value of a Strong Brand Identity by Jennifer Whetzel Willoughby Jennifer Whetzel, Lady Jane
1:00-1:30 p.m. Keynote Presentation: Kristen Nichols, Hemp Industry Daily Ballroom Kristen Nichols
1:45-2:30 p.m. Session VII: Growing CBD for Hemp 101 – Answers to basic questions about hemp cultivation Ballroom
1:45-2:30 p.m. Session VIII: Hemp Fiber Markets Witherell Laura Sullivan, Kelly McDowell, Abha Gupta
1:45-2:30 p.m. Session IX : Regenerative Farming Practices Willoughby Keith Morris, Willow Crossing Farm
2:45-3:30 p.m. Session X: Advocating for Hemp: Political Activism Panel Ballroom
2:45-3:30 p.m. Session XI: Medical Panel Witherell Lisa Powers RN MSN, New Hampshire Cannabis Caregiver and patient; Susan Trombley, RN, Vermont Cannabis Nurse; Jessilyn Dolan, RN, CMT
Cannabis Nurse Researcher, Educator and Consultant, NurseGrown Organics
2:45-3:30 p.m. Session XII: Hemp Seed Processing and Products Willoughby Chris Bailey, Victory Hemp Foods
3:45-4:30 p.m. Session XIII: Hemp Lab Analytics, Extraction and Processing Ballroom Scot Waring, eLucidation
3:45-4:30 p.m. Session XIV: Lessons Learned – One year of Organic Hemp Certification Witherell Brian Shevrin, Certification Specialist, NOFA
3:45-4:30 p.m. Session XV: Product Distribution and Scaling Up Willoughby
4:30-5:15 p.m. Session XVI: Breeding CBD Hemp Strains Ballroom Joe Veldon, 7 Leaf Genetics;
4:30-5:15 p.m. Session XVII: Witherell
4:30-5:15 p.m. Session XVIII: Willoughby
6:00 p.m. Music Starts: The Shane Murley Band Day Lodge
8:00 p.m Music Ends Day Lodge