The Cannabis Outlook: 2019 and Beyond




February 21, 2019

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Last year was a ground-breaking year in the cannabis sector and 2019 promises to be just as interesting.  Where are we and where do you go next?  Canada’s emerging cannabis industry faces a number of political and regulatory challenges. We’ll discuss today’s political climate, current and predicted hurdles for the cannabis industry, as well as cannabis industry-related trends and opportunities in Alberta, the rest of Canada, and globally.


  • Andrew Stordeur, Chief Commercial Officer, Sundial Growers Inc.
  • Jillian Swainson, Senior Vice President and General Counsel, Aurora Cannabis Inc.
  • Max Herrera, Director of Diversified Industries, ATB Financial
  • Greg Turnbull,QC and Partner, Business Law, McCarthy Tétrault LLP (Moderator)
  • Ranjeev Dhillon, Partner and Co-Head of Cannabis, McCarthy Tétrault LLP

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