Pennsylvania Medical Cannabis Society to Host Expert Summit in Harrisburg 10/1

National Cannabis Industry Event Will Support New Statewide Business Opportunities in This Emerging Industry

HARRISBURG, PA --(Marketwired - September 26, 2016) - The Pennsylvania Medical Cannabis Society (PAMCS) will host an expert summit on October 1st, 2016 from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. at the Hilton in Harrisburg, PA, designed to help businesses enter and profit from new industry opportunities made possible by the recent legalization of cannabis for medical use in the state. The one-day event offers access to industry experts and vendor information in areas such as banking, application development, accreditation, testing, analysis, strategy, policy and technology solutions-all areas of expertise that will support growers, agriculturalists and their business partners in entering this emerging market. The use of cannabis for medical purposes was legalized in Pennsylvania on April 17, 2016.

The event brings together parties in the cannabis industry including prospective manufacturers, healthcare professionals, lawyers, and investors to promote business opportunities in this new industry, which could stand to bring significant jobs to the state of Pennsylvania. PAMCS hopes to provide the necessary resources for participants to explore industry strategies and network with peers and authorities in the field. Those seeking a license to manufacture or dispense medical cannabis, and those who plan to work in this new industry, are urged to attend this event to gain the knowledge, key relationships and motivation to succeed. A full list of speakers and an agenda can be found online at

The summit's panel is strategically made up of specialists across each level of organizational development. Among the headline names are National Cannabis Industry Board of Directors' Lance Ott; as well as Avis Bulbulyan, CEO of SIVA Enterprises, who will answer questions concerning competitive application development in the medical cannabis market. Ted Daniels, founder of National Cannabis Security Association and Blue Line Security, will cover crucial cannabis security practices. Insights on the future of Supercritical CO2 applications and methods will be provided by Dr. Lalit Chordia, CEO of Thar Technologies. Roger Brauninger, Biosafety Program Manager at A2LA, will provide insight into accreditation, independent testing, and analysis in the medical cannabis market.

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Pennsylvania Medical Cannabis Society is the recognized voice of Pennsylvania's medical cannabis industry. The organization works to create access to knowledge and opportunities for thriving careers within the Commonwealth. Members of the non-profit include medical professionals, researchers, entrepreneurs, and advocates.

Contact Information:

Sven Hosford
717-736-7027 ext. 6