Guides | 11.04.2022

The Definitive Guide To Cannabis And Weed Conferences 2023

Find out about the leading cannabis and hemp events you can't miss in 2023.

The cannabis industry is gearing up for a busy year with conferences and events in 2023. If you’re part of the cannabis space and looking to learn more about it, these events are a great way to do so.

Cannabis events are essential not only because you can learn more about the industry, but they’re an excellent opportunity to network, meet different suppliers, and create alliances.

Whether you’re looking for some marketing tips or want to learn more about the seed-to-sale process, consider stopping by the cannabis conferences below.

Importance Of Cannabis Conferences

Attending the right trade show ensures you meet potential consumers and business partners interested in learning more about your company. Participating in these trade shows is easier than you might think.

At cannabis conferences, you can find everything in the chain of production, distribution, packaging, cannabis marketing, business services, cannabis sales, and everything you can think of in between. It’s the perfect place to do business and make contacts.

To participate as an exhibitor, you must rent a booth and pay the required fee. And, of course, have something worth exhibiting.

You can also attend as a spectator if you’re not yet ready to embark on the adventure of exhibiting at a cannabis fair. What is certain is that if you want to be part of the cannabis business in the United States, you must attend the events.

Cannabis Industry & Conference Expo 2023

When: January 20 – 22, 2023

Where: Detroit, MI – TCF Center

This conference will allow participants to learn more about the cannabis industry, its projections, challenges, and advances. It will also be a great place to connect with different levels of the production, sales, and distribution process.

Cannatech Expo

When: February 14-17, 2023

Where: Broward County Convention Center, Fort Lauderdale, FL

Cannatech Expo is an event for cannabis-related technology. From IT infrastructure to technologies that support growth, processing, manufacturing, and sales.

Alternative Products Expo

When: Mar 2- 4, 2023

Where: Broward County Convention Center

1950 Eisenhower Blvd, Fort Lauderdale, FL, United States

One of the largest CBD expos you could ever attend. Learn how the industry is moving forward and the advances, and connect with others in the CBD world.

NoCo Hemp Expo

When: March 24 and 25, 2023

Where: Gaylord Rockies Resort & Convention Center, Aurora, CO

NoCo Hemp Expo brings together hemp industry leaders and experts with more than 6,000 visitors and more than 200 exhibitors across the hemp supply chain.

You’ll find exhibits and contacts from development topics to farmers and growers to retail and wholesale customers, processors and equipment manufacturers, and technology and innovation companies. Everything you could possibly need for the hemp business is at this show.

The Emerald Conference

When: March 1-3, 2023

Where: San Diego, CA

The Emerald Conference is an interdisciplinary cannabis science event. This space provides a platform for scientific communication and collaboration.


When: March 10-12, 2023

Where: Hynes Convention Center, Boston, MA

At NECANN, exhibitors can present advanced concepts and high-quality products in a variety of business sectors.

This conference is the perfect place to gain an in-depth understanding of the industry, what changes are taking place, and where business is headed.

Connecticut Cannabis Expo

When: March 25-26, 2023

Where: Earth Convention Center at Mohegan Sun, Connecticut

The Connecticut Cannabis Expo is one of the most notable cannabis trade shows of 2023 that aims to bring together cannabis-related vendors, including local dispensaries and producers, physicians and doctors, CBD product distributors, cannabis ancillary product manufacturers, and more.

Michigan CannaTech Expo

When: May 03-04, 2023

Where: Soaring Eagle Casino & Resort, Michigan

The Michigan CannaTech Expo aims to bring industry professionals together to gain insight into the profitable and growing cannabis market. It will allow attendees to access the latest cannabis and hemp cultivation and processing technologies.


When: May 15-17, 2023

Where: JW Marriott Marco Island Beach Resort, FL

CannMed is an event focused on the science of cannabis, its medicinal aspect, applicability in health industries as well as its cultivation and care.

CannMed is the place where great minds showcase the advancements of cannabis in health-related issues, as well as showcasing revolutionary technologies in the field.

Vermont Cannabis and Hemp Convention

When: May 6-7, 2023

Where: 105 Pearl St., Essex Junction, Burlington, VT

The annual Vermont Cannabis & Hemp Convention will be packed with exhibits, educational seminars, and speakers related to medical cannabis, industrial hemp, CBD wellness products, and the growing cannabis industry.

CannaCon Detroit

When: June 23, 2023

Where: Huntington Place 1 Washington Blvd, Detroit, MI

CannaCon is an iconic Cannabis conference. The event is currently held in Chicago, Detroit, Oklahoma City, and New York.

CannaCon attracts a large concentration of businesses looking to network with other cannabis industry professionals. With some 20,000 visitors and 500 exhibitors, it’s one of the busiest trade shows in the industry.

World Cannabis Congress & Business Expo NYC

When: June 01-03, 2023

Where: Javits Convention Center, NYC

The Cannabis World Congress & Business Exposition is one of those conferences you simply can’t miss. And not just because it’s in the Big Apple.

But because it’s the perfect place for medical store owners, growers, distributors, shareholders, healthcare specialists, government overseers, cannabis entrepreneurs, and generally anyone in the business to deepen their knowledge of cannabis and the industry in general.

Cannabis Conference

When: August 15-17, 2023

Where: 3655 S Las Vegas Blvd, Las Vegas, NV, USA

Cannabis Conference has become known for providing the highest level of education to thousands of cultivation, dispensary, and extraction professionals.

Here you can meet and talk with the brightest minds in the industry while soaking up cannabis knowledge and the latest technologies, services, and solutions.

The Cannabis Conference has been recognized for providing the most significant level of education for dispensary and cultivation professionals worldwide.

Cannabis Drinks Expo

Where and When: July 27, 2023 – South San Francisco Conference Center – San Francisco

Where and When: August 1, 2023 – Midwest Conference Center – Chicago

Organized by the Beverage Trade Network, the Cannabis Drinks Expo is the ideal place to learn about new beverage products and market strategies.

The goal of the Cannabis Drinks Expo is to give you the knowledge, networking opportunities, and platform to grow and build your cannabis beverage business.

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