OKC VeloCity | Chamber Forum Sept. 16 to highlight medical marijuana industry issues

Chamber Forum Sept. 16 to highlight medical marijuana industry issues

By Chamber Staff / Events / August 31, 2020

On June 26, 2018, Oklahoma voters approved State Question 788, which legalized medical marijuana use in the state of Oklahoma. Today, Oklahoma has more than 9,300 active medical marijuana business licenses and nearly 330,000 active patient licenses.

At the September Chamber Forum, to be held virtually Wednesday, Sept. 16, hear from industry experts on the growth of the industry, the legal challenges experienced by business owners and the obstacles faced by the banking industry when working with medical marijuana dispensaries.

Scheduled panelists include Kelly Williams, PhD, interim director of the Oklahoma Medical Marijuana Authority, Eric Fisher of Crowe & Dunlevy, who will discuss legal challenges in the industry and employer concerns, and Keri Cain, director of special programs at Regent Bank. 

Date: 09/16/2020

Time: 11:45 am - 1:00 pm

The Chamber Forum series brings thought leaders together to discuss major initiatives, programs and current issues that impact Oklahoma City's business climate, economy and community.

Schedule

11:45 a.m. to Noon - Small group networking (We'll randomly place all attendees into small groups for networking before the program kicks off at Noon. Think of it as your virtual "table!" Come prepared to meet new faces or reconnect with familiar ones. Video is highly encouraged.)

Noon - Program starts

Panelists

Keri Cain
Director of Special Programs
Regent Bank

Eric Fisher
Shareholder & Director
Crowe & Dunlevy

Kelly Williams, PhD
Interim Director
Oklahoma Medical Marijuana Authority


Access to the Zoom event link will be emailed to the email address associated with each registration on Monday, Sept. 14 and a reminder will be sent on Wednesday, Sept. 16. The emails will come from events@okcchamber.com. Please ensure events@okcchamber.com is on your approved sender list. The best event viewing experience will be from a computer.

For more information, email register@okcchamber.com or call 405-297-8921.

Special thanks to our Series Presenting Sponsor Cox Business and Series Corporate Sponsor ADG.

Price:
Member Non-Member
$15.00 $25.00

 

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