As Jews and young professionals, we have a unique responsibility to tackle the issues of the day. With the legalization of cannabis, we have faced many important questions including: how is cannabis newly acceptable, or perhaps it always was? What expectations are out there with regards to professionalism and cannabis? Do kiddish wine and cannabis mix? Let’s tackle these questions and more with our panel of experts including Jay Rosenthal (Co Founder and President of Business of Cannabis) and Brian Zeiller Kligman (Senior Associate Sussex Strategy).
6.00 p.m. – Latkes and Drinks
6.30 p.m. – Panel Conversation with Rabbi Mikelberg Moderating
Jay Rosenthal, Co Founder and President of Business of Cannabis
Jay has a 20-year career at the intersection of media, business, politics, and policy — especially as it relates to heavily regulated industries. Jay is a sought-after media commentator on cannabis related issues, having appeared in The Globe and Mail, and on CBC Radio, Metro Morning in Toronto, BNN Bloomberg and Breakfast Television. He is also a contributor to The Huffington Post and Civilized Life.
Brian Zeiler-Kligman, Senior Associate Sussex Strategy, Provincial Legislative and Regulatory Affairs
Temple member and member of the Ontario Bar, Brian has spent his career at the intersection of government, politics, business and the law. Brian works to ensure the public, private and non-profit sectors understand each other’s respective priorities and to create effective public policy that can be supported by all actors.
Please Register by Tuesday, December 4 at noon.