Over 1,000 startups competed this year at TechCrunch's Disrupt. Two of the six finalists were cannabis-related. Agrilyst, a cannabis greenhouse data sensor, won the coveted Disrupt Cup and $50,000.
Puff, Pass & Paint class being offered by Denver based painter Heidi Keyes, which will be coming to both Seattle and Portland in December of this year. Keyes began offering these cannabis infused painting classes in 2014, in an attempt to create an atmosphere where all types of people can come together and relax, and get their creative juices flowing.
Thousands of entrepreneurs, investors, growers, and product companies arrived at the Rio Convention Center in Nevada - many in town for the entire week of cannabis conferences taking place around Las Vegas. The largest business expo of the year, two convention halls of exhibitors with products, services and inventions that are revealing the future of the legalized cannabis industry
Focused on the technology opportunities in cannabis, New West Summit is a two-day conference held in the heart of downtown San Francisco where startup founders, investors, incubators and innovations in cannabis gathered to share and learn.