Tentative schedule subject to change


Saturday, January 20


Delta Hotels Richmond Downtown, Rocketts Landing Room

9:00AM - 5:00PM Conference registration & badge pick up


Delta Hotels Richmond Downtown, Kanahwa Ballroom

9:00AM - 6:00PM Exhibitor Hall


Delta Hotels Richmond Downtown, Capitol Room

9:00AM Virginia Cannabis Conference Networking Breakfast

12:00PM Lunch

2:45PM Afternoon break


Delta Hotels Richmond Downtown, James River Ballroom

10:00AM Opening Remarks
JM Pedini, NORML Development Director, Virginia NORML Executive Director

11:00AM Authentic Branding, Revenue Increasing Genetics & Cultivation Success Funded by Solventless Extraction 
Justin Esquivel, CEO & Geneticist, Green Luster Phenos, LLC

1:00PM Federal Cannabis Policy Update
Morgan Fox, NORML Political Director

2:00PM Records Sealing and Second Look Legislation
Sheba Williams, Executive Director, Nolef Turns

3:00PM Ask the Expert: Home Cultivation Q&A
Presented by Lucky Roots

4:00PM Community Healing Session: Your Cannabis Story
Tamara Netzel, Founder, Cruel Consequences: Portraits of Misguided Law

4:45PM Closing Remarks
JM Pedini, NORML Development Director, Virginia NORML Executive Director


Delta Hotels Richmond Downtown, James River Ballroom

7:00 - 10:00PM Commonwealth Green Gala 

2024 Vanguard Award: Delegate Dan Helmer
In Recognition of Courageous Public Leadership in Advancing Cannabis Law Reform

2024 Virginia Activist of the Year: Shanna Berry
In Recognition of the Important Role of Our Volunteers In the Fight to Legalize Marijuana

2024 Virginia Public Service Award: David May
In Recognition of Outstanding Public Leadership in the Field of Cannabis Law Reform