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Innovation Takes Center Stage at Experience Hemp SUMMER SOLSTICE Virtual Conference & Trade Show, June 16-19, 2020

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Innovation Takes Center Stage at Experience Hemp SUMMER SOLSTICE Virtual Conference & Trade Show, June 16-19, 2020

Leading Hemp Experts to Address the State of the Hemp Industry in a Rapidly Changing World. The Virtual Conference and Trade Show is Produced by NoCo Hemp Expo and Let’s Talk Hemp Media, featuring Presenting Sponsor PureHemp Technology.

What: Experience Hemp SUMMER SOLSTICE Virtual Conference & Trade Show

When: June 16-19, 2020

To Register: Click Here for FREE Registration

Denver, CO (June 11, 2020) – Leading hemp experts will address the state of the industry at next week’s Experience Hemp SUMMER SOLSTICE Virtual Conference & Trade Show, June 16-19, 2020. Entrepreneurs and others seeking the latest on hemp news, regulations, innovations, and investment opportunities are encouraged to register and hear insights from panelists throughout the four-day virtual conference and trade show.

Participants will have access to six live webcast Supersessions along with video archives and content that will cover key topics driving the industrial hemp market today. More than 30 guest speakers will kick off conversations centered on the evolution of – and opportunities for – hemp during these very fluid times. Hear from executives and business leaders from the agricultural, investment, commercial and advocacy sectors, including:

  • Joy Beckerman, Consultant, Legal Hemp Advocate, Founder, Hempace
  • Andrew Bish, COO, Bish Enterprises
  • Shawn Hauser, Partner, Vicente Sederberg
  • Winona LaDuke, Farmer, Hemp Advocate, Environmentalist
  • Sean Murphy, Hemp Industry Consultant and Founder, Hemp Business Journal
  • Scheril Murray Powell, ESQ, Managing Partner, Scheril Murray Powell
  • Patrick Rea, CEO and Co-founder, Canopy Boulder
  • Courtney Moran, Founding Principal, Earth Law
  • Doug Fine, Author and Hemp Farmer … and more!

Winona LaDuke, Farmer, Hemp Advocate, Environmentalist

Summer Solstice Speakers

Fort Lupton, CO, based PureHemp Technology, an internationally recognized manufacturer, uses proprietary technologies to refine hemp into pulp, sugars, lignin and full-spectrum cannabinoids for use in multiple hemp-based products. Ed Lehrburger, PureHemp Technology’s CEO, will share insights on how the company is revolutionizing the packaging design and paper products industry.

“PureHemp is proud to be the Presenting Sponsor of Experience Hemp’s SUMMER SOLSTICE Virtual Conference & Trade Show. Our participation is a positive gesture that strengthens the community,” said Lehrburger. “We believe in whole plant utilization, sustainable organic farming practices, and we want to support the local and global hemp industry.”

“We’re more than grateful and pleased to have this continued support from our sponsors and speakers. Our longstanding partners are truly what make these industry gatherings possible, especially now,” said Elizzy Knight, Vice President, We Are For Better Alternatives (WAFBA).

Experience Hemp SUMMER SOLSTICE Line-up (all times are in MDT):

Tuesday, June 16: 

11:00 am – 12:30 pm: Technology Across the Hemp Supply Chain

2:00 pm – 3:30 pm: Investor Outlook & the Financial Future of The Hemp Industry

Wednesday, June 17: 

11:00 am – 12:30 pm: Food Sovereignty, Nutrition & Hemp’s Role

2:00 pm – 3:30 pm: Bast & Hurd: Opportunities in Building, Biocomposites, Biofuels & More

Thursday, June 18: 

11:00 am – 12:30 pm: The 2020 Hemp Crop: Harvesting, Drying, Handling & Finding Markets

2:00 pm – 3:30 pm: The 1 Percent Solution – Why 0.3 Percent THC is Arbitrary and Wrong

Once the live sessions have finished, participants can continue the experience by visiting the Library and viewing pre-recorded archive footage from around the world.

Experience Hemp SUMMER SOLSTICE: Virtual Expo Halls

Attendees also will have access to the virtual Expo Halls, open through Friday, June 19, featuring a variety of hemp businesses, brands, products, and services, and the option to chat with industry professionals. The interactive rooms offer an opportunity to connect with hemp-based companies and keep the conversations moving forward to strengthen the industry:

  • Get creative and discuss collaborative opportunities in the Diversify Hemp Lounge
  • Make valuable connections in the Business Networking Lounge
  • Catch classic archive video content from past hemp events in the Library
  • Check out the Sound Stage and listen to the sound of hemp featuring new and classic tunes
  • Chat with attendees from around the world through an easy user interface

Registration Information

Register today for the FREE Experience Hemp SUMMER SOLSTICE Virtual Conference & Trade Show. If you participated and registered for the NoCo Hemp Expo EARTH WEEK virtual event this past May, attendees can log in on June 16, 2020, with the same email address.

About Let’s Talk Hemp Media

Let’s Talk Hemp is a leading media platform that focuses on “Changing the Cannabis Conversation.” We curate news, education, and information about hemp and cannabis to our podcast listeners, newsletter subscribers, and digital magazine readers so that they can learn more about the industry and get tips and tricks on the latest technologies. Subscribe to our YouTube channel and learn about everything from legal updates, farming, production, and new products entering the hemp and cannabis space. Let’s Talk Hemp is a publication of the Colorado Hemp Company (a division of We Are For Better Alternatives WAFBA) focused specifically on the subject of industrial hemp and cannabis. Let’s Talk Hemp features news globally and shares the benefits of cannabis on health, energy, manufacturing, and the planet (HEMP).

About Colorado Hemp Company

The Colorado Hemp Company, producer of the NoCo Hemp Expo and the Experience Hemp SUMMER SOLSTICE Virtual Conference & Trade Show, and publisher of Let’s Talk Hemp Media, is a leading organization for the advancement and advocacy of hemp farming, processing, production, innovation, education, and legalization in the United States. Operated under parent company WAFBA – We Are for Better Alternatives – the entire team is committed to researching and developing alternatives so that hemp can once again thrive and help individuals and communities throughout America and around the globe.


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Morris Beegle, Colorado Hemp Company, 970.541.0448,

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