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Cannabis World Congress And Business Exposition Comes To The Javits Center

May 30, 2018 - 10:15 am

NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- They have all kinds of trade shows at the Javits Center, but the one starting Wednesday is for a relatively new industry -- the legalized marijuana trade.

The Cannabis World Congress And Business Exposition will feature a keynote address by longtime medical marijuana advocate Montel Williams.

State Senator Diane Savino will lead a panel called New York State of Cannabis which will also include the head of the state bureau of narcotics enforcement.

There will also be some deep dive sessions with intriguing titles like; The Secret Sauce: Developing IP And Production Best Practices with the Incredibles Kitchen & Extraction Laboratory.

The expo runs through Saturday at the Javits Center.