The Healdsburg-primarily based Wine Business Network hosted their third annual Wine & Weed Symposium on August eight at the Hyatt Regency Sonoma Wine Nation in Santa Rosa, California.

Additional than 500 specialists from wine and cannabis industries have been in attendance to discover how adult-use marijuana legalization has impacted wine and overview developments in between the two industries more than the previous year.

Additional than 40 organizations have been represented at the occasion to showcase new goods and solutions.

Francis Ford Coppola Winery CEO Corey Beck was on hand to provide the keynote address and share insights from his much more than twenty years of expertise in the wine business and probable collaborations in between wine and cannabis.

“The explanation this conference continues to develop in reputation is for the reason that we have outstanding speakers,” mentioned Wine Business Network president and CEO George Christie. “We’re tackling a subject exactly where there’s a tremendous quantity of curiosity and factors are evolving so swiftly in between these two industries that we’re never ever out of factors to speak about. Subsequent year will be even far better.”

Low-dose edible business, Garden Society presented attendees a possibility to participate in a cannabis sensory expertise exactly where they have been in a position to examine cannabis plants, smell identifiers in unique strains, and taste foods with related terpene profiles.

Wine & Weed Symposium attendees also had the chance to take the Sonoma County Expertise Tour for a behind-the-scenes check out to CannaCraft, the Solful Dispensary, the Barrel Brothers Brewing Enterprise, and the Francis Ford Coppola Winery.

At the conclusion of the Symposium, attendees have been invited to expertise the Terpenes and Terroir, a crop-to-kitchen dining expertise hosted by TSO Elevated Events, The Herb Somm, and the C2K Neighborhood at Gary Farrell Winery.