All Posts by: Olivia Swann

About Olivia Swann

Olivia Swann specializes in research, writing, and education. She is a lover of travel and yoga; and is passionate about social equity and drug policy reform.

Vegan conferences and plant-based events draw a diverse, eco-conscious crowd every year. Some attendees go to enjoy delicious food, or are curious about a plant-based lifestyle. Others attend conferences and expos because they are interested in activism, environmentalism, healthcare, nutrition, and the future of a rapidly growing plant-based industry. Whether you attend in-person vegan events…

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    Cannabis journalists tirelessly bring us news about policy, technology, and culture related to the industry day in and day out. As the industry has grown, so has the number of journalists we love to follow. Last year’s list has more than doubled, as we shine a light on the cannabis journalists consistently doing great work…

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It’s time to look forward and begin planning for the 2022 cannabis conference season. If you’re still hoping to attend one last conference or convention this year, check out this year’s complete list of 2021 conferences and events. Whether it is your first cannabis conference, or you are a cannabis trade show, expo, and conference veteran,…

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  As fall approaches, there are still a few months left to take advantage of the 2021 cannabis conference season.  Although vaccination rates have helped some return to normalcy in the spring and summer of this year, the proliferation of the Delta variant has made virtual conferences increasingly relevant. As part of our marketing and…

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  For teachers and students alike the back-to-school season can be both exciting and stressful. Particularly for students in college or university, effective stress management can be elusive but is wholly necessary to reach full academic potential.  More consumers are choosing cannabis over alcohol for a variety of reasons, including general health awareness. This back-to-school…

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  An increased number of states legalize cannabis each year, leaving activists, legislators, and industry members grappling with how to shape the fledgling industry. Many are worried about seeing a homogenous, wealthy few dominate the industry post-legalization while racial minorities are excluded from cannabiz. Accordingly, it is crucial the cannabis industry works to mitigate the…

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