1871 & Grown In’s Cannabis Innovation Lab meets for four immersive weeks once per month in Jan, Feb, March and April 2023. Each immersive week, the Lab opens several events for the public.
Join us for Immersive Week 3’s schedule of events!
Monday March 20, 2:00-3:00pm CST
Cannabis + Consumer Experience Lightning Talks
Come hear 5 different startups or organizations present what they are working on in the intersection of Cannabis & Consumer Experience. Featuring: Progress Retail, Human Elements Consulting, Cannmenus, Dapsocially, and Beuhi.
Tuesday March 21, 10:00-11:00am CST
Perspective: War on Drugs
We invite you to join us for a deeper look into the history of the War on Drugs and its lingering effects on the cannabis industry. Our panelists will be breaking down key moments and the impact of the regime from its start in the Nixon / Reagan-era through to the 21st century and sharing their perspective on how cannabis can progress forward towards federal legalization and wider public acceptance.
Wednesday March 22, 12:00-1:30pm CST
Future of Cannabis: Media
From the D.A.R.E. campaign to RUN-D.M.C., cannabis has seen a plethora of portrayals in media. As public perception of the plant shifted so too has its portrait in movies, music, and pop culture. Join our panels as they dissect the role of cannabis in media in recent history and explore what cannabis in media could look like in the future.
Thursday, March 23⋅2:30 – 3:30pm CST
Talent: Working in Cannabis
Get a behind the scenes look at what it’s like to work in the Cannabis Industry. Join us to hear experiences and advice from experts on how to transition into or elevate your role in the industry.
During the week of March 20-23 2023, we have a series of events open to the public. Feel free to register below!