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March 14-16, 2019 | Convergence Track

The Cannabusiness Track aims to navigate the technological, cultural, and political ecosystem surrounding the future of cannabis-focused enterprise.

Cannabusiness Sessions

"Artist to Advocate: Fighting for Criminal Justice" panel - Photo by Chris Saucedo

About Cannabusiness Track


As cannabis becomes more widely legalized, there is immense opportunity for entrepreneurs to seek funding and grow their businesses within a rapidly evolving industry.

Please be aware that cannabis and related laws vary. Programming in this track is designed to inform attendees about this fast-changing industry, and does not promote the use or sale of illegal drugs.

Take a look at a few of the sessions we’re excited about for this March including Can We Heal Ourselves From the War on Drugs?, The Future of Hemp and Health, and Non-Obvious Trends in the Cannabis Industry.

Browse 2019 speakers from the Cannabusiness Track below and explore more programming from the 25 Tracks for the SXSW Conference.

Cannabusiness Sessions

Cannabusiness Track presented by Leafly

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About the SXSW Conference


SXSW dedicates itself to helping creative people achieve their goals. Founded in 1987 in Austin, Texas, SXSW is best known for its conference and festivals that celebrate the convergence of the interactive, film, and music industries.

The SXSW Conference provides an opportunity for global professionals at every level to participate, learn, and network. Featuring a variety of tracks that allow attendees to explore what’s next in the worlds of entertainment, culture, and technology, SXSW proves that the most unexpected discoveries happen when diverse topics and people come together.

Learn more about Keynotes, Featured Speakers, and Session Formats across the 25 Tracks of programming for the 2019 SXSW Conference.

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