Cannabis Industry Resources

Think of this as Your One-Stop Cannabis Industry Research Portal

Cannabis Industry News Sources

New Cannabis Ventures contributes original content and curates quality news on only the most promising cannabis companies and the most influential investors.

Marijuana Business Daily is the most trusted daily news source, exclusively written by professional journalists for the industry.

CBE’s mission is to provide cannabis industry leaders with useful information to help them run their businesses successfully and advance the cannabis industry.

MJINews was started to aggregate, report and opine on various ways to make money in the legal marijuana industry.

CBT’s mission is to help accelerate the success of legal cannabis cultivators by providing actionable intelligence in all aspects of the business.

Cannabis Industry Trade Associations

Representing nearly 2,000 member-businesses and tens-of-thousands of cannabis professionals, NCIA is leading the charge to protect legal cannabis businesses, defend our state laws, and advance federal policy reforms.

The Minority Cannabis Business Association (MCBA) is the first 501(c)(6) not for profit business league created specifically to progress the cannabis industry by increasing diversity.

Women Grow produces professional networking events, local social events, and regional education symposiums where aspiring professionals can connect with cannabis business leaders.

With over 100,000 active members, the mission of Americans for Safe Access (ASA) is to ensure safe and legal access to cannabis (marijuana) for therapeutic use and research.

The Cannabis Trade Federation (CTF) is a national coalition of cannabis-related businesses that represent all aspects of the industry including cultivators, dispensaries, wholesalers, and ancillary businesses.

Upcoming Cannabis Industry Events

Location: Boston, MA
Dates: 03/22 - 03/24
Join hundreds of exhibitors, thousands of industry professionals, home growers, and cannabis enthusiasts at Boston’s ONLY “must-attend” convention.

Location: Grand Rapids, MI
Dates: 03/23
The Michigan Hemp Symposium is a one-day hemp education symposium focused on jump starting the Michigan hemp agricultural community in partnership with Cannabiz Connection and The Hemp Biz Conference.

Location: Las Vegas, NV
Dates: 04/01 - 04/03
Cannabis Conference is the leading cultivation and dispensary education event. Get up close and personal with the best and brightest minds in the industry. Gain solid insights into cannabis cultivation and business operations, as well as retail management and customer engagement.


Location: Denver, CO
Dates: 05/01 - 05/02
Interested in learning about the latest breakthroughs in hemp science and technology in a professional B2B environment? Join us at The Hemp Biz Conference May 1st and 2nd in Denver, Colorado.

Location: Salt Lake City, UT
Dates: 05/10 - 05/11
Join us for Utah’s second annual Cannabis Business Conference and Expo to learn more about the important issues related to cannabis – from the medical benefits, shifting political landscape, the business opportunities, scientific and financial trends, marketing, branding, and more.

Location: New York, NY
Dates: 05/29 - 06/01
The Cannabis World Congress & Business Exposition is a business-to-business trade show event for the legalized cannabis industry. It is held 3 times per year in the largest media, financial, and business markets.

Location: New Orleans, LA
Dates: 06/12 - 06/14
MJBizConNEXT is the place for cannabis business executives, lead cultivators and extractors and innovators in the industry seeking a forward-looking view into what’s NEXT in the cannabis industry.


Location: San Francisco, CA
Dates: 07/19
Cannabis Drinks Expo promises to be relevant for anyone involved in the development, production, distribution and retailing of all alcoholic drinks and cannabis and related products.

Location: San Jose, CA
Dates: 07/22 - 07/24
The nation's most influential, award-winning cannabis conference & trade show, hosted by the industry’s only national trade association, returns to San Jose to celebrate six years of bringing together the industry's best and brightest minds.

Location: Palm Springs, CA
Dates: 08/17 - 08/18
The ultimate weekend dedicated to the art & science of growing cannabis. The CannaGrow Expo is open to all, 18+, and is intended for cannabis growers, grow managers, extractors, and grow enthusiasts to explore the latest cannabis cultivation technology, tools, and techniques.

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