Excitement is starting to build once more with the Hemp & CBD Expo set to take place in the NEC Birmingham this weekend.
Over 6,000 visitors are expected to attend this much-anticipated event which will feature the very best in CBD brands, speakers, as well as the latest news and innovations.
The Extract is once more proud to be this year’s official media partner and we look forward to bringing you all the latest news from the world of hemp.
High on the agenda this year will be discussions on compliance and future planning with recent FSA guidelines regarding novel foods certain to be a controversial talking point.
Visitors can expect over 90 established brands such as Elixinol and CBDfx, as well as newcomers such as Vita Coco, Cannapresso, and Jersey Hemp.
Following on from last year's phenomenal success this year’s event has been moved to Hall 2 of the prestigious NEC in anticipation of increased demand from the UK public.
In terms of speakers, we are spoilt for choice with over 40 influencers as well as panel discussions taking place on two stages over the two days all of which can be found here.
Speakers confirmed to date:
- Dr Dani Gordon – Doctors Guide to CBD
- Robert Jappie – Risk & Regulation
- Hannah Deacon – Patients View on Medical Cannabis
- Dr Sandra Carrillo – Medical Cannabis: Scientific Evidence
- Geoff Miller – The Cannabis Financial Sector
- Brenda Gordon – Hemp Fashion
- Phil Monk – The Fight For Access
- Peter Reynolds – Novel Foods Scam
- Douglas Berg – Lab Accreditation
- And more
We encourage our readers to come up and talk to us over the weekend and for anyone who cannot make it be sure to subscribe to The Extract for all the latest news.
Friday 28th February – Exhibitions set up day
Day 1 – Saturday 29th February 10:00 – 18:00 (Awards Ceremony from 19:00)
Day 2 – Sunday 1st March 10:00 – 17:00