Derek Dickow Presents:

POWER CONNECTIONS

Building powerful connections in the Cannabis Industry

CREATE POWERFUL CONNECTIONS IN CANNABIS

Thursday, December 8, 2022
2:00PM-9:00PM ET
The Townsend Hotel
100 Townsend Street | Birmingham, Michigan

CREATE POWERFUL CONNECTIONS IN CANNABIS

Thursday, December 8, 2022
2:00PM-9:00PM ET
The Townsend Hotel
100 Townsend Street | Birmingham, Michigan

CREATING POWERFUL CONNECTIONS IN CANNABIS

This is the premier B2B cannabis event in the region and features the largest 1:1 speed networking session in the industry. It’s an immersive, day-long event that connects key members of the cannabis industry with an array of experienced professionals. Panels cover technology trends, best practices, and an industry outlook. Guests will have opportunities for structured networking with industry professionals, municipal leaders, and cannabis leaders including: retailers, processors, manufacturers, transporters, lab testers, and banking professionals.

The goal of this event is to connect industry leaders and provide opportunities to help facilitate powerful, long-lasting connections.

WHAT TO EXPECT

    • Networking, Cocktail Reception
    • Speed networking session with speakers, sponsors, and attendees
    • Exhibit space
    • Keynotes
    • 3 panels including industry leaders and experts
    • Branding opportunities & education
    • Afterglow at 9:00 pm

TENTATIVE EVENT PROGRAM

2:00 PMRegistration + Networking

2:30 PMKeynote 1: Derek Dickow

2:45 PM1:1 Speed Networking

3:45 PMFireside Chat

4:00 PMPanel 1

4:45 PMBreak

5:00 PMFireside Chat

5:20 PMPanel 2

6:00 PMCocktails + Hors D’oeuvres

7:00 PMProgram Begins

7:15 PMKeynote 2: Claire Moloney, LeafLink

7:30 PMSpecial Update: Brian Hanna,

7:30 PMCannabis Regulatory Agency

7:45 PMFireside Chat

8:10 PMPanel 3

9:00 PMAfterglow Reception

Register now for the largest Cannabis-focused networking event in the region!

Thursday, December 8 at 2:00PM ET

Thursday, December 8 at 2:00PM ET

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SPECIAL UPDATE FROM:

Brian Hanna

Acting Executive Director, Cannabis Regulatory Agency

FEATURED SPEAKERS

Derek Dickow

Event Host, Power Connector

Raymond Abro

COO, JARS Cannabis

Nowfal Akash

Chief Information Officer, Breeze

Mike Bahoura

Founder and Principal Attorney, Bahoura Law

Tom Celani

CEO, High Life Farms

Mike DiLaura

Chief Corporate Officer, House of Dank

Michael Elias

Co-founder and CEO, Common Citizen

RJ King

Editor,
DBusiness Magazine

Charlie Langton 

Reporter & Anchor, FOX 2 Detroit

Tom Lauzon

Vice President of Business Development, PharmaCann

Taryn Leib

Director of Human Resources, Trucenta

Zach Lipson

Co-founder & CPO, Dutchie

Joe Lyons

Vice President Commercial Lines Underwriting, Conifer Holdings, Inc.

John McLeod

Co-Founder & Head of New Markets, Cloud Cannabis

Claire Moloney

VP, Business Operations, LeafLink

Tommy Nafso

CEO, NOXX

Rudy Patros

Owner and President, Securatech

Denise Pollicella

Founder & Managing Partner, Cannabis Attorneys of Michigan

Doug Rodewald

Head of Payments, Dutchie

Jessica Savaya

Vice President, URB & Gans Cannabis

Jeff Sloan

Founder and CEO, StartupNation, LLC.

Andrew Thompson

Founder & CEO, Teamployer

WHAT PEOPLE SAY ABOUT OUR CANNABIS EVENTS

“Incredible event with lots of networking opportunities that led to many business opportunities. Overall, an awesome event. I wish there were more of these … “
Kelsey Palmer, High Life Farms
“Derek Dickow is about putting decisionmakers in front of each other, and he delivers at a very high level.”
Craig Petersmark, The United Green
“Meeting so many new people helped me understand the Michigan market and identify customer/client needs.”
Bradley Barnard, Emerald Testing Labs
“Unique atmosphere, where everyone I met was receptive and eager to network.”
Isaac Liebes, Green Utility Auditors
“As always, there were high-quality speakers and attendees at the event who were there with the intention of connecting, growing, and sharing best practices.”
Rama Gupta, Kapnick Insurance Group
“The event Derek and his team put on was organized and professional from start to finish … our expectations were exceeded.”
Doug Hamburger, The Professional Group
“Outstanding networking opportunities and first-class presentation.”
Brian Henry, eTitle Agency

Event Sponsors

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Interested in sponsoring this event? Email us at events@derekdickow.com