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Wednesday, September 26
 

6:30pm PDT

Future of Cannabis | How Technology Will Transform Cannabis Culture
Limited Capacity full
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Curious about the future of cannabis given the recent legal milestones? Wondering what direction the cannabis economy is heading? The upcoming legalization of recreational cannabis has created widespread discussion surrounding Canada’s evolving cannabis economy. Not only is Canada the first G7 country to legalize recreational use, medical use cannabis was legalized in 2001. With these changes closely approaching, we’ve gathered industry professionals to share their experiences and predictions for cannatech in Canada. Join us as we chat with various stakeholders about the upcoming challenges and milestones they are looking forward to. From mobile apps, ecommerce and the evolution out of brick & mortar locations, we will discuss the transformative landscape of cannatech.  

Additional Info:  ​Brainstation Event Page​​​

Speakers
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Josh Lyon

Vice President Marketing and Partnerships, Hiku Brands
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Jamie Shaw

Cannabis Policy Consultant; Partner, Groundwork Consulting
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Stephanie Tan

Director, Government & Stakeholder Relations, Western Canada, Canopy Growth Corporation
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Nick Whitehead

VP Market Development, Aurora Cannabis Inc.



Wednesday September 26, 2018 6:30pm - 8:00pm PDT
Brainstation
 
Thursday, September 27
 

10:00am PDT

UX Principles
Limited Capacity full
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Looking to advance your career with User Experience Design skills? Learn more about UX Design and experience what learning at BrainStation is all about.  

UX Principles will provide you with a basic understanding of the UX Design process and overview of the essential skills UX designers draw upon. We'll discuss strategies like Design Thinking and Human-Centred Design when designing digital products. We’ll also touch upon how UX Designers work independently and with technical teammates. The workshop will close with a hands-on sketching exercise allowing you to apply your human-centred design knowledge. Please remember to bring a charged laptop to the workshop as outlet space is limited.



Thursday September 27, 2018 10:00am - 11:30am PDT
Brainstation