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Grow Opportunity hosts first of four “Focus On” virtual events, March 1st

February 23, 2023  By Grow Opportunity Staff

From 1:00-3:30pm ET, Wednesday, March 1st, Grow Opportunity will host a free virtual event called Focus On: Labs & Cannabis Testing.

The event will cover topics in the labs and analytical testing space, welcoming speakers with expertise ranging from consulting and compliance, to R&D and international laboratory development.

Event sponsors: BioScisionLabs; High North Laboratories; Canvas Labs.


1:00pm – 1:05pm
Opening Remarks: From the editor

1:05pm – 1:50pm
Keynote: Testing parameters, instrumentation, product class

Speaker: Sherry Boodram PhD – CEO & co-founder of CannDelta Inc.


Sherry Boodram CEO & co-founder of CannDelta will provide an overview of cannabis testing parameters, analytical instrumentation, regulatory requirements for various cannabis product classes, insight into testing considerations in other jurisdictions, and industry challenges.

1:50pm – 2:05pm

2:05pm – 2:50pm
Panel Discussion: Analytical testing: Standardization, potency inflation, and international expansion

Moderator: Beatrix Csemer, director of QA and compliance, QAP, Safari Flower Co.

  • Gillian Vandermeirsch, director of R&D/Lab, Pure Sunfarms.
  • Brandon Tate, C45 board member & consultant.
  • Wendi Young, president & CEO, Triverity Laboratories.

Panelists Gillian Vandermeirsch will cover standardized analytical testing, Brandon Tate will provide a regulatory overview, and Wendi Young will provide a product analysis in addition to her international perspective.

2:50pm – 3:05pm
A word from our Gold Sponsor

Closing Remarks

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