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CWCBExpo New York City

Audience at CWCBExpo conference program, November 2021.

New York has long been considered the business capital of the world. Now New York and the entire tri-state area are becoming one of the largest cannabis and hemp economic sectors in the country.  Attend the 3-day CWCBExpo and stay for the special networking and Cannabis Week events, all in New York City – where business gets done!

Atlas Seed
Atlas Seed exhibit booth, November 2021.

Expo & Conference Hours

Thursday, June 2
Expo floor open: 10 am – 5 pm
Conference program: 11 am – 4 pm
Networking Mixer: 5 pm – 7 pm

Friday, June 3

Expo floor open: 10 am – 5 pm
Workshop: 9 am – 11:30 am
Conference Program: 11 am – 4 pm
Industry Yacht Party: 6 pm – 10 pm

Saturday, June 4

Expo floor open: 10 am – 3 pm
Conference Program: 11 am – 2 pm

Exhibitor List

See who you’ll meet at CWCBExpo. The 2022 Exhibitor List is growing fast, so check back often. 

Tropical Cannabis
Tropical Cannabis exhibit booth, November 2021.
National Hemp Association hemp car
National Hemp Association exhibit booth with BMW hemp car, November 2021.

Special Exhibit Floor Features Include:

Women Grow Pavilion

Female entrepreneurs are given table space to showcase their products for the first time. This partnership with CWCBExpo and Women Grow was created to foster entrepreneurship and success for minority and women-owned cannabis businesses.

Women Grow

Education Pavilion

CWCBExpo has created a pavilion so that colleges with a cannabis curriculum can be given table space to promote their cannabis programs to the public.

"She Blaze" Podcast – Live from the Exhibit Floor

She Blaze is an award-winning video podcast bringing cannabis culture from a woman’s perspective to the mainstream. Co-hosts Dasheeda and Ice are millennial women offering a frank and funny take on the industry, combining keen business insight with head-nodding real talk, news, reviews, and interviews. Welcome to a bold new take on the high life!

She Blaze

Proud Mary Lounge

CWCBExpo has partnered with Proud Mary, a LGBTQ+ cannabis association to provide exhibit space and a safe environment for the LGBTQ+ entrepreneurial community and to recognize Gay Pride Month.

Proud Mary
Calvin Frye, Faye Colman and Steve Gelsi
Calvin Frye and Faye Colman keynote conversation, moderated by Steve Gelsi, November 2021.

Conference Program & Workshop

CWCBExpo produces the premier cannabis and hemp business  conference programs in the industry. The sessions are educational, relevant and up to date and detail the local landscape as well as the national outlook. The program helps you develop your brand, increase efficiencies, and look for investments.

In addition to the Seminars, is  a Friday morning Add-on Workshop:

  • Friday morning: “Dispensaries: The Rising Green Sun”

Network. Party. With CWCBExpo.



Wednesday, June 1, 7 pm to 10 pm at the Stitch Bar & Blues, 247 West 37th Street

Be at a memorable evening , networking and celebrating on the eve of the CWCBExpo.(Get your tickets directly from NORML FORML.)

Networking Mixer, sponsored by Weedmaps

Thursday, June 2, from 5 – 7 pm

Located at CWCBExpo, at the back of the Exhibit Floor

Immediately following the first spectacular day of the CWCBExpo and Conference, you can network and continue deal-making, or just relax and get ready for the next two days ahead. Food, beverages, business, enjoyment and celebration are all on the agenda.

You must be registered for CWCBExpo to purchase a Networking Mixer Ticket.

For best pricing, get your tickets today.

With music performed by “The East Side Trio”

The East Side Trio
Deborah Karpel, vocals and guitar; Ismail Butera, accordian; David Hofstra, bass
CWCBExpo After Party
CWCBExpo Networking Mixer, May 2019.

Networking Mixer Sub-sponsors:

"The After" After-Party on the Yotel Rooftop


Thursday, June 2, from 7:30 pm – 10 pm

At “Social Drink & Food” on the Yotel Rooftop, 570 Tenth Avenue at 42nd Street

Following the Networking Mixer, go on to this after-party sponsored by Spleef. This will be a perfect night for a mix-and-mingle of leaders/investors in the nationwide cannabis industry, as well as cool and interesting professional NYC-based canna-sseurs from all walks of life. Spleef will be adding some of their very own elements to the vibe, so you can expect a very fun and interesting evening.

The event will be held at the stunning Yotel’s outdoor rooftop terrace overlooking Times Square with very wide and beautiful views of the rest of the city. The energy in the space, mixed with the good vibes of everyone in attendance connecting over our favorite plant, will surely be a good way to spend a Thursday night in New York City.

Get your tickets directly from Spleef. Reserve them now for the best pricing.

Spleef After Party
Spleef After Party

Industry Yacht Party

Friday, June 3, from 6 – 10 pm

Board at 6 pm from Pier 81, behind the Javits at West 41st Street

Following the second exciting day of the CWCBExpo and Conference, walk behind the Javits Center and board the yacht for the CWCBExpo Industry Yacht Party.  Eat, drink and dance the night away surrounded by your fellow industry professionals and the New York City skyline. This is a premier networking and deal-making opportunity.

You must be registered for CWCBExpo to purchase an Industry Yacht Party Ticket. Get your tickets now for the best pricing.

Industry Party 2019
CWCBExpo Industry Yacht Party, 2019.

Industry Yacht Party Sub-sponsors:

Christopher "CJ" Wallace in Press Booth
Christopher "CJ" Wallace in Press Booth, November 2021.

Media & Press Info

CWCBExpo is a hub for news and press access to the leading cannabis businesses and people. Apply for press credentials to attend the CWCBExpo. Stay informed of the latest innovations, initiatives and changes in the fast moving cannabis industry by meeting directly with our sponsors, exhibitors, speakers and partners.

Travel Hub

Get travel info and hotel deals directly from “Expo Travel,” the only authorized travel agency serving CWCBExpo. Get the best hotel deals by booking early.

NY Waterway
Coming from New Jersey? Get there by NY Waterway!
Exhibitor and Customer
Exhibitor and attendee interaction, 2019.

Become an Exhibitor/Sponsor

CWCBExpo offers lead generation, business building and engagement opportunities to its exhibitors. The expo provides a high quality business-focused attendee base in the premier East Coast US cannabis and hemp market.

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