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.
In this episode we speak to Steve Barron, a film/tv director, and now a hemp farmer too! We discuss why Steve decided to buy a hemp farm in Cambridgeshire, and why he firmly believes this form of cannabis can have a huge positive impact on our environment.
In this episode I speak to Alex Fraser, a Crohn's Disease sufferer, and Patient Access Specialist at Grow Biotech - a leading UK medical cannabis company. We discuss how Alex discovered that cannabis could help him with his condition, and how this led him to become a leading activist and campaigner in the UK.
On our third episode we speak to Dr Henry Fisher, PhD from Oxford, and Chief Scientific Officer of Hanway Associates - a leading consultancy and events business in the cannabis space. We discuss some of the active compounds in cannabis and how they work on the body, as well as learning more about the ailments where cannabis is being used as a medicine, and what is being researched.