This week, we’re back with a two part special. We’re lucky to be joined by Gregor Zorn, a medical cannabis educator and co founder of the European Cannabinoid Therapy Association. Together, we investigate the differences and similarities between western medicine and medical cannabis, explore the effects of the endocannabinoid system on the rest of the body, and look into the ways in which this remarkable medicinal plant can be integrated into western healthcare.
This week, we are joined by Dave Gibson, investor, cannabis industry consultant, and recent founder of CannCrest, a UK based company who own multiple brands including the largest database of cannabis consumers in the UK and a CBD company, focusing on FMCG. Together, we speak about current trends in the USA, the negatives of such a fast growing market, and the limitations of marketing within the industry.
This week, we are joined by Dedi Meiri (PhD), Associate Professor at the Faculty of Biology at the Technion and a member of the Technion Integrated Cancer Center where he runs the “Laboratory of Cancer Biology and Cannabinoid Research’’, one of the world’s largest cannabinoid research labs. Together, we speak about the current research being undertaken in Israel into using cannabinoids for the treatment of cancer, and what developments we can expect in the future.
This week, we are joined by Saul Kaye, pharmacist, angel investor, cannabis expert and founder of iCAN. Saul provides us with some amazing insights into entrepreneurship within the Cannabis Space, we speak about: what you need to become a successful entrepreneur, how to win over investors, the importance of founding teams, and more.
This week, we’re celebrating our 25th episode! We’re joined by Brian Meyer, Co-founder of Maryland based startup - Get Solvent. Solvent empowers banks and credit unions to be the 'authority on identity' to confidently ensure all payments in cannabis are legal and compliant. Together, we examine the banking and payments problems which have arisen within the US.
In this episode, we speak to Avihu Tamir, cannabis entrepreneur with over five years of hands-on experience in multiple Israeli medical cannabis ventures. Avihu is the founder and CEO of Kanabo Research, who are dedicated to unlocking Cannabis' secrets through science. Together, we dive into the Cannabis market in Israel, discovering how this unique market differs from its European counterparts, and finding out what research is currently taking place.
In this episode, we speak to Toby Shillito, a Cannabis entrepreneur who has been deeply integrated within the space for 25 years. Together, we speak about corporate social responsibility within the cannabis industry, what businesses can be doing and should be doing, the environmental impact of production, and the opportunities in which legislation brings.
In this episode, we speak to Michael Garbuz and Deepak Anand who are key figures within the global cannabis space. Together, we speak about entry into the European market, what we can learn from Canada’s federal legalisation of both medical and recreational cannabis, and the key differences between the two markets.
This week we’re delving into the topic of Cannabis and Technology with special guest Richard Skaife (@tokenrichard on twitter!) from Cobidol who is a venture capitalist and cannabis entrepreneur. In this episode we discuss the state of tech in cannabis, and Richard's new blockchain business, Cobidol, which will hopefully raise standards for the CBD industry.