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MOCA – Modern Cannabis and Emporium Popups are proud to present Yes We Cann – a journey through the exciting world of Illinois Medical Cannabis!

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Three Days Only:

With adult use in nine states and medical programs in thirty-one states, Cannabis culture has become a radiant thread in the fabric of American society. It’s a new day. New products. New attitude. Join us to learn more!

Yes We Cann popup will be 3 days (Oct 5-7) of presentations, exhibits, networking, art and a fully interactive installation (by Anarchitype Productions) to learn more about the current state of the cannabis industry. Plus, 3 nights of parties to hang out and celebrate cannabis with a CBD or terpene-infised cocktail in hand!

21+ Only and FREE to attend – all events are open to the public!

MOCA – Modern Cannabis is Chicago’s top cannabis dispensary. MOCA is located in Logan Square (2847 W Fullerton / 2369 N Milwaukee – 2 entrances) and offers the best product selection and patient experience in the state. Click here to get a medical cannabis cardbecome a caregiver, or learn more about MOCA now!

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Friday 10/5

  • 4:20pm – “Welcome” with MOCA
    MOCA – Modern Cannabis will make a few brief remarks to welcome everyone to the Yes We Cann popup.
  • 5pm – “Breakfast of Champions” presented by Nature’s Grace and Wellness
    Nature’s Grace & Wellness, joined by Jesse Diaz and Aaron Campos of Chicago’s own Dark Matter Coffee, will discuss the process of infusing food with cannabis. They will detail the art of infusing chocolate and other edibles in an expansive cannabis market. With the help of Dark Matter Coffee, Nature’s Grace, will examine the unique chemical effects that occur when THC and caffeine are mixed.
  • 8pm – 2am Party Time
    The fun doesn’t end when the speakers finish. We’re breaking out one of a kind CBD and terpene infused cocktails! Relax with a CBD infused drink or lively up your cup with one of our several terpene cocktails. Our interactive cannabis installation will be in full bloom in the evening! The surroundings will grow into a lush, green tribute to the most versatile, useful, restorative and magical plant on the planet- cannabis. Enjoy this weekend of knowledge, fun, and cannabis appreciation!d

Saturday 10/6

  • 1pm – “Welcome Info and Get a Card” presented by MOCA-Modern Cannabis
    MOCA – Modern Cannabis will welcome you to each day’s festivities and patient outreach director Amanda Cruz walk you through the ins and outs of how to get a medical cannabis card. MOCA is Chicago’s favorite dispensary located right next door to Emporium Popups. Yes you can(n) get a medical cannabis card in IL!
  • 3pm – “Fighting the Opioid Epidemic” presented by Cresco Labs
    Jennifer Clark has spent the last 20 years making sure people take drugs. Legal and widely accepted drugs. As a veteran of big healthcare and pharma, she now works for Cresco Labs, one of the largest medical cannabis companies in the country. Her journey from biopharmaceuticals to the cannabis industry has a unique backstory that required her to overcome the stigma-plagued mindsets of family, friends, and colleagues. Jennifer offers a unique perspective from big pharma, where medicine doesn’t need an explanation, and uses it to change the mindset around this new form of medicine that is quickly gaining popularity in our country. With the national opioid epidemic at the forefront, join Jennifer as she discusses her journey to join the cannabis industry, Cresco Labs, and a vision for the future acceptance of cannabis as medicine.
  • 4:20pm – Open Mixer and Networking Time
    Meet cannabis enthusiasts and industry professionals in an intimate setting.
  • 5pm – “Best Buds” presented by Progressive Treatment Solutions
    Don’t miss this rare opportunity to hear from one of the top cannabis producing teams in the nation! Shelby Griebel, Director of Manufacturing, and Jordan Seward, Cultivation Manager, for Progressive Treatment Solutions, examine the growing relationship between cannabis cultivation and extraction. Jordan will discuss the progression from cannabis propagation, vegetation, to the flowering stages. Shelby will explain how flower is extracted, processed, and the exciting steps that lead to potent, terpene rich extracts. Shelby and Jordan will then disclose how they coordinate together on the harvest and cure cycles for some the highest quality concentrates in Illinois.
  • 8pm – 3am Party Time
    The fun doesn’t end when the speakers finish. We’re breaking out one of a kind CBD and terpene infused cocktails! Relax with a CBD infused drink or lively up your cup with one of our several terpene cocktails. Our interactive cannabis installation will be in full bloom in the evening! The surroundings will grow into a lush, green tribute to the most versatile, useful, restorative and magical plant on the planet- cannabis. Enjoy this weekend of knowledge, fun, and cannabis appreciation!

Sunday 10/7

  • 1pm – “Welcome Info and Get a Card” presented by MOCA-Modern Cannabis
    MOCA – Modern Cannabis will welcome you to each day’s festivities and walk you through the ins and outs of how to get a medical cannabis card. MOCA is Chicago’s favorite dispensary located right next door to Emporium Popups. Yes you can(n) get a medical cannabis card in IL!
  • 3pm – “Craft Cannabis” presented by Revolution Cannabis
    We’ve all heard of craft beer, but have you heard of craft cannabis? Revolution Cannabis has distinguished itself in a large market by applying the craft approach to their cannabis products. Revolution takes an artisanal approach to everything from extraction methods, flower cultivation, to in-house cannabis breeding. Learn how elite genetics, nug run extracts, and small batch production come together to produce top tier cannabis products. Come find out why bigger isn’t necessarily better in the world of cannabis!
  • 4:20pm – Open Mixer and Networking Time
    Meet cannabis enthusiasts and industry professionals in an intimate setting.
  • 5pm – “From Seed to Sale” presented by Ataraxia
    Innovation and quality have made Goldleaf Medical Cannabis a pillar of the Illinois medical cannabis community. Maria Johnson, Director of National Sales for Goldleaf Medical Cannabis, reveals how Goldleaf balances ingenuity and excellence to stand out in one of the country’s foremost medical cannabis markets. Discover how one cultivator’s focus on high CBD products, microdosing, ethanol extraction, and other exceptional approaches to cannabis products, has made Goldleaf a trailblazer of medical cannabis.
  • 8pm to 2am – Party Time
    The fun doesn’t end when the speakers finish. We’re breaking out one of a kind CBD and terpene infused cocktails! Relax with a CBD infused drink or lively up your cup with one of our several terpene cocktails. Our interactive cannabis installation will be in full bloom in the evening! The surroundings will grow into a lush, green tribute to the most versatile, useful, restorative and magical plant on the planet- cannabis. Enjoy this weekend of knowledge, fun, and cannabis appreciation!
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