California Employment Development Department and CannMed 2018 host inaugural Cannabis Career Fair
Published: Oct 11, 2018
WOBURN, Mass., /PRNewswire/ -- The State of California's Employment Development Department (EDD) will partner with Medicinal Genomics' CannMed Medicinal Cannabis conference to host a Cannabis Career Fair on Monday, October 22nd from 12 to 5 pm at UCLA's Luskin Conference Center. The Fair is free to job seekers and will feature presentations by expert staff of the EDD for California-licensed cannabis companies, and more than 75 exhibitors looking to fill jobs in every aspect of the rapidly growing industry. For more information and to register, visit http://www.cannmedevents.com/cannmed-cannabis-career-fair/.
EDD Presentations will include overviews from their Disability, Tax, Unemployment and Workforces Branches and information on how the EDD can assist employers and employees in the cannabis industry through its programs and services. These presentations will include:
"The career fair is a great way for job seekers to learn more about the opportunities being developed in this emerging industry," said EDD Director Patrick W. Henning. "And for employers, the EDD offers a number of services to connect you with talent, support you in your business, and help you succeed."
The Cannabis Career Fair represents the first such partnership between the state of California and the cannabis testing startup, and attendees are also invited to attend the CannMed Conference to advance their skills and knowledge. CannMed will be held October 22-24 at the Luskin Center at UCLA's Luskin Conference Center, and is sponsored by Medicinal Genomics and DASH Cryptocurrency. The conference promises to gather over 50 of the industry's leading experts in medical cannabis presenting the latest advancements in cannabis research, clinical applications, innovations in cultivation and the use of blockchain technology to improve transparency and product safety.
"We're very excited to be able to partner with California's EDD in conjunction with our 3rd annual CannMed Conference," said Kevin McKernan, Medicinal Genomics' Chief Science Officer. "It's an reflection of the growing importance of the cannabis industry in California and the confluence of its most exciting developments—endocannabinoid-based therapies, genomics and cryptocurrency. We're on pace for CannMed 2018 be our biggest and most exciting conference yet."
CannMed 2018 will showcase such topics as:
Some of the presenters headlining CannMed 2018 are:
For a full list of presenters and the latest conference information visit www.cannmedevents.com, follow CannMed Events on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram, or follow hashtags #CannMed #CannMed2018. Note to editors: Passes are available for accredited media upon request.
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