You’re Invited!

2nd Annual Hawaii Cannabis Event will be held Sunday December 17th in Hilo, Hawaii – Doors open at 8:30am. Keynote starts at 9am

Educational Conference

We have an amazing lineup of presentations for medical patients, caregivers, parents, Doctors, Nurses, legislators, business owners, and entrepreneurs. Learn about Cannabis medicine, your endocannabinoid system, legal and legislative issues, compliance, and cultivation. Licensed Patients come learn how to source your own legal and affordable supply of Cannabis medicine and stay compliant.

  • 9:00am – Keynote – Invocation of Gratitude and Healing
  • 9:30am – Wendy Gibson RN – Legislative Oversight Committee Member, Cannabis Medicine Educator, Drug Policy Forum, Hawaii
  • 9:30am – Tony Donnes, Attorney – Cannabis Law in Hawaii: What?! I didn’t know cannabis has thorns!
  • 10:30am – Stacey Marie Kerr M.D. – Medical Cannabis – Presented by Hawaiian Ethos Medical Director,
  • 10:30am – Steve Sakala – Sustainable Hemp Cultivation
  • 12:30pm – Jade McGaff MD – A Compassionate Journey Towards Healing
  • 12:30pm – Brent Norris – Business Branding and Compliance for Startups in the Hawaii Cannabis Home Market
  • 2:00pm – Legislators Panel Discussion with Representative Joy A. San Buenaventura, Senator Will Espero, Senator Russell Ruderman
  • 4:00pm – Growers Panel Discussion with Greg Smith, Steve Sakala, Victor Scocca, Chrissie Brown

We will still have a few General Admission Tickets for Sale at the Event

Industry Swap Meet

Featuring the latest medical Cannabis and Hemp product and services. Legal businesses offering cultivation, processing, caregiving, growing supplies, CBD products and consulting services. Think Christmas Gifts! This is the place to meet the licensed patients and caregivers making the tinctures, creams, oils, edibles and many more legal Cannabis products. Learn from patient-friendly vendors ready to answer your questions and eager to support your healthcare needs.

We will still have a few General Admission Tickets for Sale at the Event

Meet and Greet Networking

Meet patients, presenters, caregivers, industry experts and more in networking sessions hosted by our Cannabis Ambassadors. Talk story with expert Doctors, Nurses, dispensary operators, suppliers, consultants, cultivators, lawyers, investors, medicine makers, chefs, and entrepreneurs. Get involved Hawaii’s local Cannabis medical, hemp and tourism economies. Learn how to build and share your brand. Upgrade your Cannabis Business Awareness and Knowledge.

We will still have a few General Admission Tickets for Sale at the Event

Patient Support and Advocacy

Support patients without a voice in the legal and legislative process. Help create sensible legislation. Ask questions during our state legislative panel discussion. Learn about the latest local and state legislation, legal actions and the latest efforts by our community to normalize Cannabis for adult use. Legislators, State and County officials are invited. Actionable information will be provided for anyone interested in helping restore and protect patients’ rights.

We will still have a few General Admission Tickets for Sale at the Event


About the Venue

The University of Hawaii at Hilo Innovation Center has two classrooms located at 117 Keawe Street. On the corner of Keawe and Kalakaua across from Bear’s Coffee and Conscious Culture Cafe, it’s also one block up from the Ocean, mauka of the Pacific Tsunami Museum.