Skip to main content

© 2019 SUNY Niagara | All rights reserved.

SUNY Cannabis Conference Logo

Agenda

 2024 SUNY Cannabis Conference at SUNY Niagara

Agenda

 SUNY Cannabis Conference at the Niagara Falls Culinary Institute

January 8th, 2024

11:00 AM – 12:00 PM: Registration

First Floor Lobby- Registration, CBD-Infused Mocktails.

NFCI Kitchen #253- American Culinary Federation Culinary Cannabis Competition 12pm – 3pm.

12:00 PM – 12:40 PM: Lunch

Culinary Theatre- CBD-Infused Lunch and Cooking Demonstration.

NFCI Kitchen #253- American Culinary Federation Culinary Cannabis Competition 12pm – 3pm.

12:40 PM – 1:00 PM: Break

NFCI Kitchen #253- American Culinary Federation Culinary Cannabis Competition 12pm – 3pm.

1:00 PM – 2:00 PM: Session 1

Culinary Theatre- Keynote Speaker: Chef Jordan Wagman- James Beard Nominated Chef; Award-Winning Author.

NFCI Kitchen #253- American Culinary Federation Culinary Cannabis Competition 12pm – 3pm.

2:00 PM – 2:40 PM: Session 2

Culinary Theatre- Chocolate Infusion Demonstration with Justin DeLuca, All That Chocolate.

NFCI Kitchen #253- American Culinary Federation Culinary Cannabis Competition 12pm – 3pm.

2:40 PM – 3:15 PM: Break

Break and Tour of Niagara Falls Culinary Institute.

NFCI Kitchen #253- American Culinary Federation Culinary Cannabis Competition 12pm – 3pm.

3:15 PM – 4:00 PM: Session 3

Culinary Theatre- How to Press Rosin for Culinary Usage, Chef Nathan Koscielski, NFCI.

4:00 PM – 4:15 PM: Session 4

Culinary Theatre ACF Cannabis Competition Awards Presentation.

 

4:15 PM – 5:00 PM: Session 5

Culinary Theatre: How to Properly Decarboxylate Cannabis, Chef Nathan Koscielski, NFCI.

5:15 PM – 7:30 PM: Dinner

Savor Restaurant, NFCI- CBD-Infused Dinner with Cash Bar.

Agenda

 SUNY Cannabis Conference at SUNY Niagara

January 9th, 2024

7:00 AM – 8:00 AM: Registration, Vendors & Continental Breakfast

Learning Commons: Registration / Breakfast; Vendor Market

8:00 AM – 8:15 AM: Opening Remarks

Dining Commons: Opening Remarks

Learning Commons: Vendor Market

8:15 AM – 9:15 AM: Session 1

Dining Commons: Dr. Jennifer McVige, Dent Neurologic Institute.

Learning Commons: Vendor Market

9:15 AM – 9:30 AM: Break

Learning Commons: Vendors

9:30 AM – 10:30 AM: Session 2

Dining Commons: Dr. Laszlo Mechtler, Dent Neurologic Institute.

Learning Commons: Vendors

10:30 AM – 10:45 AM: Break

Learning Commons: Vendors

10:45 PM – 11:45 PM: Session 3

Dining Commons: Dr. Jeffrey Lombardo, PharmD; University at Buffalo Translational Pharmacology Research Core.

Small Dining Room: TJ Arnovick; Founder and CEO of Industry Processing Solutions and The Original Resinator.

E142: Justin Esquivel, CEO & Geneticist Green Luster Phenos.

Learning Commons: Vendors

11:45 PM – 1:00 PM: Lunch; Culinary Demo at 12:30, Vendor Market

Dining Commons: Lunch.

Learning Commons: Vendors

1:00 PM – 2:00 PM: Session 4

Dining Commons: Andrew DeAngelo, Cannabis Industry Advisor.

Small Dining Room:

  • Cannabis Concerns for Employers – Your Rights and Responsibilities
  • Amy Habib Rittling, Partner, Lippes Mathias Wexler Friedman, LLP
  • Cindy Lawrence, SPHR, SHRM-SCP, HR Consultant / Compliance Officer, Employer Services Corporation
  • Katie Adrian, Human Resources Business Partner, Employer Services Corporation
    Presented by the Niagara Falls Chamber of Commerce

E142: Daniela Vergara, PhD, Emerging Crops Specialist, Cornell Cooperative Extension

Learning Commons: Vendors

2:00 PM – 2:15 PM: Break

Leaning Commons: Vendors

2:15 PM – 3:15 PM: Session 5

Dining Commons:

  • Soil King’s Legends of Legacy Part 1
  • Patrick King, CEO, Founder, Soil King, LLC
  • Tim Blake, Founder, Emerald Cup
  • Swami Chaitanya; Founder and CEO of Swami Select Brand
  • Positive Nelson; Virgin Island’s Governor’s Policy Advisor on Cannabis
  • Dan Herer; Son of Legend Jack Herer
  • Danny Danko, Cannabis editor, writer, and photographer

Small Dining Room: Nikki Lawley, Patient Advocate

E142:Brandi Hester-Harrell, Adjunct Instructor, Genesee Community College

Learning Commons: Vendors

3:15 PM – 3:30 PM: Break

Learning Commons: Vendors

3:30 PM – 4:30 PM: Session 6

Dining Commons:

  • Soil King’s Legends of Legacy Part 2
  • Patrick King, CEO, Founder, Soil King, LLC
  • Tim Blake, Founder, Emerald Cup
  • Swami Chaitanya; Founder and CEO of Swami Select Brand
  • Positive Nelson; Virgin Island’s Governor’s Policy Advisor on Cannabis
  • Dan Herer; Son of Legend Jack Herer

Small Dining Room: Leslie Norris, Canna Flakes

Learning Commons: Vendors

Proudly presented to you by: