"Transforming Hemp to Healthcare and CBD to Commerce”


On September 24th, during United Nations General Assembly week, C3 Summit International and The Erba Verde Group will present the first global Hemp & CBD Summit, with a focus on the growth and impact of CBD on health, wellness and the economy. 

This timely Summit brings together a diverse group of leaders from the government, hemp business and healthcare sectors in the privacy of The Union League Club, one of New York's oldest and most prestigious institutions. A full day of panel topics, moderated by industry experts, will address the challenges and tremendous financial opportunities of this burgeoning industry (see below agenda). According to an estimate by Cowen, CBD sales are forecast to reach $22 billion by 2020, with health and wellness products leading the way, and food, beverage and beauty to also play a critical role. 


About Canopy Growth Corporation:

Canopy Growth has operations in 15 countries across five continents and is proudly dedicated to educating healthcare practitioners, conducting robust clinical research and furthering the public's understanding of cannabis. Canopy Growth is the first cannabis-producing company in North America listed on a major stock exchange (TSX, July 2016) and included on a major stock index (S&P/TSX composite index, March 2017). Canopy Growth's capital raises to date have exceeded $6 billion CAD.


About Acreage Holdings:

Following the April transaction, Acreage now has access to the unparalleled intellectual property, research and development and deep resources of Canopy Growth, the world’s largest cannabis company. In 2019, Acreage will begin distributing a house of quality brands that feature carefully curated wellness, medical and recreational cannabis products for every consumer. Acreage's Form Factory division will help the very best regional brands come to market. Acreage will continue to grow both their operational capabilities and footprint in an aggressive, yet measured way. Together with Canopy Growth, both will advocate for the industry. 

About Erba Verde Group:

The Erba Verde Group (EVG) is a vertically integrated cannabis company, which has formed a number of strategic relationships in the industry. These relationships provide a "go-to-market" immediacy focused on cultivation, extraction, product development and distribution. EVG has also formed a farm consortium with strategic partner Agrinetix. A 

leader in Advanced Agronomy, the partnership with Agrinetix enables EVG to cultivate 2,500 acres of Hemp for this year's harvest, with scalability to tens of thousands of acres for 2020 harvest.