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Hemp: A Changing Horizon - Convention 2016
EXCLUSIVE FOR FIBRE PRODUCERS, PROCESSORS & PROPONENTS - For the first time ever, we will have a BQNC Biomaterials Meeting prior to the Convention AGM
The Biomass Quality Network Canada (BQNC), an initiative of Composites Innovative Centre/FibreCITY, will be hosting a 3-hour discussion workshop on biomaterials on
Monday, November 14 from 1pm to 4pm at Salon Batoche, Delta Bessborough Hotel in Saskatoon.
Attendance is FREE but you must register online using this form: http://business.hemptrade.ca/form/view/8153
Here is the Agenda for the Event : Click Here
The Registration Deadline is Friday, November 11 after which no more names will be accepted.
Attention: Trade Show Exhibitors
If you have booked and paid for your Trade Show Booth, you may view the floor plan here Click Here
You will be notified soon of your allotted booth number by email.
Take a peek at the full Convention Programme: Click Here
On Tuesday, the convention starts at 8:30 am following a great hemp infused breakfast. Plenary Sessions and Concurrent Sessions will be held on both Tuesday and Wednesday.
What's on the agenda - hemp paper, Cannabinoids, latest research findings, hemp food, The MegaHemp project, advancements in machinery and more.
Dr. Steve Laviolette - Latest CBD research findings
Paul Benhaim - Social License
Dr. Chad Ulven - Hemp Plastics, 3D Printing with hemp filament
Ryan Brown - Drone Technology
Dr. Stefano Amaducci - MultiHemp Project
Albert Dun/Mark Reinders/Rafael Dulon - Advancements in Machinery
Agronomy - Organic Hemp Production facilitated by Jennifer McComb, Manitoba Harvest
On Thursday morning there will be a Town Hall Meeting - Hot Topics in Hemp. Russ Crawford, President, CHTA will facilitate the discussion and like last year we will probably have breakout groups that will want to focus on specific topics - It's your session to guide.
After Lunch, the GACP Workshop will be on from 1 - 5 pm. This is a must-attend for farmers and growers, or anyone interested in growing hemp. The workshop is free, but pre-registration is required by sending your name and contact details to Connie Kehler at firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com.
Here is the GACP Workshop poster: Click Here