OCT 17-18, 2022 - OTTAWA

Where will you be on the 4th anniversary?

C3 is gathering with industry leaders to mark this milestone, meet with MPs and push for urgent change. We need your voice to help grow our influence and ensure the viability of the cannabis sector.


George Smitherman

Cannabis Council of Canada

Pierre Killeen

Cannabis Council of Canada

Ika Washington


David Coletto

Abacus Data

Daphnée Elisma

Aube : La voix des patients

Adam Goldenberg

McCarthy Tétrault LLP

Joanne Di Nardo

Arthritis Society

Eric Costen

ISED - Cannabis Industry Strategy Table

Rahim Dhalla

Hybrid Pharm

Ashley MacIsaac

Live performance at 4th Anniversary Social

Morris Rosenberg (Invited)

Chair of the Statutory Review Panel


Full schedule coming soon, check back for details

Day 1 - Oct 17, 2022

Cannabis Leaders Summit

10:30am - 5:30pm, Ottawa Byward Market

Join us for an engaging day of presentations, workshops and networking opportunities. Our Leaders Summit will equip you with the tools and information you need to communicate the need for urgent regulatory and legislative change. Program includes:

  • Facilitator Ika Washington from DiversityTalk
  • Exclusive cannabis industry data from David Coletto
  • Adam Goldenberg (McCarthy) on his recent Supreme Court Intervention on behalf of C3 and the Quebec association
  • Updates and insights from Eric Costen, who is leading the development of the Cannabis Industry Strategy Table at ISED

  • Presentations focused on medical cannabis and patient access from:

  • Joanne Di Nardo, Arthritis Society
  • Daphnée Elisma, Aube : la voix des patients
  • Rahim Dhalla, Hybrid Pharm

    4th Anniversary Social

    7:30-11:30pm, Lowertown Brewery and Sens House

    Mark the 4th anniversary of cannabis legalization with C3! The evening event will feature food, music, a live performance from Ashley MacIsaac and an opportunity for License Holders to sample their wares to industry peers.

    Day 2 - Oct 18, 2022

    Industry Lobby Day

    9am - 5pm, Parliament Hill

    Make your voice heard! We'll be meeting with as many MPs and decision-makers as possible to push for the urgent change we need to ensure the financial viability of the sector.

    Closing Reception

    5-8pm, Andaz Byward Market

    Invite your MP and join us for a final opportunity to network and socialize.


    2-day Conference

    Includes access to the full conference program, 4th anniversary social, Lobby Day and closing reception.

    C3 Members $299

    C3 Member 3-pack $699

    Non-Members $349

    Non-Member 3-pack $799

    4th Anniversary Social

    Join us to celebrate the 4th anniversary of cannabis legalization, featuring live music and remarks from industry leaders. A portion of ticket sales will be donated to support medical cannabis advancement in Ukraine.

    Access to the social is included with purchase of a 2-day conference pass.



    Andaz Byward Market

    325 Dalhousie St, Ottawa

    Leadership Summit HQ

    Staying at Andaz? Use code G-CNBS for discounted rates.

    Lowertown Brewery

    73 York St, Ottawa

    4th Anniversary Social