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colorado winter hemp summit

january 16th - 10am to 5 pm, boulder jewish community center



About Colorado Winter Hemp Summit

January 16, 2020

Join Colorado Hemp Company for the 2nd annual Winter Hemp Summit. Located at the Boulder Jewish Community Center, we’ll discuss the state of the hemp industry in a town-hall style meeting and provide a catered luncheon.

Boulder Jewish Community Center
6007 Oreg Ave, Boulder, CO 80303

Overflow Parking across Arapaho at Naropa.


Join us for the 2019 Hemp Industry Year in Review and the 2020/2021 Hemp Industry Forecast.

4Rivers Equipment


Aurum Labs


Boulder Creek Technologies

ceres greenhouse solutions

Plant Tape

American Hemp Ventures

miller soils

101 CBD

tree free hemp

Winter Hemp Summit

Jan 16th – 10am-5pm

Colorado Winter Hemp Summit 2020
Program Schedule

10:00am – Doors Open

11:00am – Welcome to the Show

– Morris Beegle & Rick Trojan

11:10am – 2019 Year in Review and 2020/2021 Looking Forward
Policy/Lobbying – FDA, USDA, DEA – State & Federal Regulations

– Garrett Graff, Hoban Law Group

– Patrick Goggin, Hoban Law Group

– Shawn Hauser, Vicente Sederberg

– Cindy Sovine, Sovine Consulting

– Samantha Walsh, Tetra Public Relations – Moderator

12:15pm – Colorado Hemp Advancement & Management Plan (CHAMP Overview)

– Brian Koontz, State of Colorado Department of Agriculture

– Adam Orens, MGP Consulting

– Rebecca Laurie, Colorado Department of Regulatory Agencies

1:00pm-2:00pm – Networking Luncheon 

2:00pm – Welcome back to the Show

– Elizzy Knight & Steve Hoffman

2:05pm – The Business Challenges of Farming Hemp
Genetics, Cultivation, Harvesting, Drying, Processing & Getting Contracts

– Joe Hickey, Halcyon Holdings

– Bill Billings, Colorado Hemp Project

– Wendy Mosher, New West Genetics

– Russel Orsborn, Bija Hemp

– Tim Gordon, Functional Remedies – Moderator

3:00pm – The Path to Getting Hemp Products Certified
Organic, Kosher and Other Certifications

– Steve Taormina, NSF International

– Rabbi Yehuda Goldman, EarthKosher

– Annie Brown, Rodale Institute

– Sindy Wise, Senior Director, Apothecary, Lucky’s Market

– Steve Hoffman, Compass Natural – Moderator

3:40pm – Where is the Market at and Where is it Going
Market/Investment Overview & Recap

– Patrick Rea, Canopy Boulder

3:55pm – Thank You 

4:00pm – 5:00pm – Healthy Hempy Networking Happy Hour

Adam Orens
Adam Orens
MGP Consulting

Annie Brown
Rodale Institute

Bill Billings
Bill Billings
Colorado Hemp Project

Brian Koontz
Colorado Department of Agriculture

Cindy Sovine
Cindy Sovine
Sovine Consulting

Elizzy Knight
WAFBA / NoCo Hemp Expo

Garrett Graff
Garrett Graff
Hoban Law Group

Joe Hickey
Halcyon Holdings LLC

Morris Beegle
Morris Beegle
WAFBA / NoCo Hemp Expo

Patrick Rea
Canopy Boulder

Patrick Goggin
Hoban Law Group
Vote Hemp

Rebecca Laurie
Colorado Department of Regulatory Agencies

Rick Trojan
Hemp Road Trip

Russell Orsborn
Bija Hemp

Samantha Walsh
Tetra Public Affairs

Shawn Hauser
Vicente Sederberg LLC

Sindy Wise
Lucky’s Market

Steven Hoffman
Steven Hoffman
Compass Natural

Steven Taormina
NSF International

Tim Gordon
Tim Gordon
Functional Remedies,,CSO 

Wendy Mosher
New West Genetics

Rabbi Yehuda Goldman

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