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WACA Leadership and Policy Seminar
Thursday, October 25, 2018, 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM PDT
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WACA Policy & Leadership Seminar

October 25, 2018, 10am to 2pm 

The Washington CannaBusiness Association (WACA), the premiere policy influencer on behalf of its 502-licensed members in Olympia and in Washington, D.C., will host a Policy & Leadership Seminar on October 25 (Day 1) of Lemon Haze from 10am to 2pm. The seminar will deliver insights from, and access to, state lawmakers sharing insights about the legislative process and how to be successful in Washington, a team of compliance experts answering questions about how to protect your business interests in the spotlight of our heavily-regulated marketplace and a keynote presentation featuring those on the frontline of protecting and strengthening the legal industry against threats from an anti-cannabis Trump/Sessions administration, as well as a hosted lunch.

The agenda is as follows: 

10:00 - 11:30  Washington State Legislature Panel

What is ahead in Olympia for 2019? Interact directly with leaders from all four caucuses of the legislature.
Sen. Karen Keiser (D)
Sen. Ann Rivers (R), 
Sen. Guy Palumbo (D)
Sen. Joe Fain (R) - Invited
Sen. Steve Conway (D) - Invited
Rep. Steve Kirby (D)
Rep. Shelley Kloba (D)
Rep. Brandin Vick (R)
Rep. JT Wilcox (R) - Invited

11:45 - 1:00  Lunch with Congressman Denny Heck (Invited)

Get the latest updates on what is happening - and what is not happening - in DC. Congressman Heck and WACA Federal Counsel Tim Thompson will give you the real story.

1:00 - 2:00  Unlocking Washington’s Value Seminar

Learn about how current law restricting capital investment is holding Washington industry back