Marijuana Investor & Entrepreneur Forum
Portland, OR
Portland Expo Center
12PM - 5PM
Feb 2, 2016
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Industry Leading Educational Sessions

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Join us, Feb 2nd at the Portland Expo center for an afternoon of workshops dedicated to the cannabis industry. With sessions for both investors and entrepreneurs, our workshop has something for you. The Portland Marijuana Investor Forum is co-produced with Signal Bay Inc. (OTC: SGBY) and in association with the Cannabis Collaborative Conference.


The Portland Marijuana Investor Forum starts at 12PM, Feb 2nd at the Portland Expo Center. Register now!
Day 1
02 Feb 2016

Opening Remarks

Kristin Fox
William Waldrop

Startup to Success – Making it in the MJ Business

The first steps in a new business venture can be the most important ones. Learn about best practices for setting yourself and your business up for long-term growth.
Bob Carp
Joe Dunne

Structuring your Business for Investment

So many companies and so little investment capital. What do you need to do to attract the attention of investors? Find out from professionals what it takes to get investors to look...
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Marco Materazzi
Josh Wolf

Investing in Emerging Markets

Urban Smedeby with MJIC Inc. will discuss his experience investing in emerging markets. Learn about some of the important criteria to look for, as well as risks to avoid.
Urban Smedeby

Preparing a Killer Business Plan

Planning your business correctly is the difference between success and failure. The right plan will help bring in the funding and help you chart your course to success.
Carter Laren
Lori Glauser

The Oregon Investment Landscape

Top cannabis investors discuss the market and how to approach and evaluate opportunities in the heartland of cannabis entrepreneurship.
Sam Chapman

Where to Invest

State vs. state; foreign vs. domestic; invest now or wait for the market to open up more? What does the climate look like now and in the near future?
Bob Carp
Dave Charnick

How To Get all the Money You Need for Your Marijuana Business

How to Get All the Money You Need for Your Marijuana Business: an in-depth look at how to obtain private, non-bank debt based financing for working capital, equipment or real estate...
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Scott Jordan

Public Company Panel

Public companies are on the leading edge of the cannabis industry. Signal Bay Inc. (OTC: SGBY) and Kaya Shack (OTC: KAYS) are two Oregon-based cannabis public companies that have deep...
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Craig Frank
William Waldrop

“Practice” Entrepreneur Pitches

Come and listen to 4 Entrepreneurs practice what it would be like to pitch in front of investors to obtain funding. This is just a practice forum and none of...
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Andrew Cadwell
Rob Kerr
Carter Laren
Urban Smedeby

Closing Remarks

William Waldrop
Green Solution

Outstanding job! Between speakers, fellow vendors, attendees, and ancillary parties this event was one of the most effective we have participated in. Kudos to the Marijuana Investor Summit organizers. We are looking forward to next year!

VP of National Expansion