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Opioid Deaths Lower in Counties with Dispensaries discussion on The Budding Report with Leslie Bocskor and Dr. Rob Streisfeld

In Episode 133 of The Budding Report, Leslie Bocskor and Dr. Rob Streisfeld, NMD discuss the possible de-scheduling of cannabis, investing in the industry, and the lowering of opioid deaths in counties with cannabis dispensaries. The guests join hosts Melissa Nasits, Christian Shaw, MD, PhD, and Chris Perri.

North America USA Industry Update by Leslie Bocskor at Canna World Expo January 2021

CANNA WORLD EXPO is honored to have the renowned Leslie Bocskor, Chairman of Electrum Partners, as an Empowerment 2021 Speaker provide an update on the North American USA Cannabis Industry. His vast knowledge of the history of cannabis and hemp, business finance, and domestic policy change can be viewed in this video. Denise Mahaffey and Jessica Chandler co-host, moderated by Tasha Jackson and Charles Horton.

Partial list of topics discussed:

  • Brief history and culture review
  • Thoughts on Federal de-scheduling
  • Level set and industry predictions
  • Economic impact potential
  • Economic impact if Federal de-scheduling occurs
  • Public markets
  • Answers to audience questions

State of the Cannabis Industry Address by Leslie Bocskor at Canna World Expo November 2020

Leslie Bocskor addresses the State of the Cannabis Industry at Canna World Expo in an online conference broadcast November 7, 2020 with topics ranging from the history of the cannabis plant to what operators and investors should be doing in the industry. Denise Mahaffey and Jessica Chandler co-host.

Partial list of topics:

  • Personal background
  • History of the cannabis plant
  • US status today relative to Federal policy
  • International status, Mexico, US tipping point
  • US de-scheduling prediction
  • Drug development narrative
  • Agriculture and technology innovations
  • Transition from black market to regulated market
  • Hemp opportunities
  • The largest carbon negative industry that the world has ever seen
  • What should we be doing as investors and operators?

Canna World Expo State of the Industry address with Leslie Bocskor

Leslie Bocskor speaking on the State of the Industry at Canna World Expo in an online conference broadcast August 8, 2020 with topics ranging from the transition of humanity to biofuel infrastructure issues. Leslie asks that you take his virtual hand, and cross over into the future of the cannabis industry, and business in general and create the world we all want to live in. Co-hosts Denise Mahaffey and Jessica Chandler, and moderator Tasha Jackson join in for the discussion.

Partial list of topics discussed:

  • Transition of humanity and the evolution of business, social and cultural perspectives
  • Chaos and opportunity
  • Culture of intention
  • Pandemic increased opportunities
  • Potential industries
  • De-scheduling
  • Business opportunities
  • Biofuel infrastructure issues

Leslie Bocskor addresses the State of the Cannabis Industry at Canna World Expo

Leslie Bocskor addresses the State of the Cannabis Industry at Canna World Expo in an online conference broadcast April 11, 2020 with topics ranging from bi-partisan politics to product differentiation concerns. Co-hosts Denise Mahaffey and Jessica Chandler, MC Kron Burgundy and moderator Snowden Bishop join in for the discussion.

Partial list of topics in this talk:

  • Personal background
  • Starting in the industry in Nevada
  • International relationships
  • Bi-partisan politics and the industry
  • Impact of competing industry lobbies, changes to scheduling
  • The difference between cannabis, marijuana and hemp
  • Decriminalization
  • Movement to evidence-based regulatory system
  • Prohibition
  • Product differentiation issues