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Thursday, March 28th, 2019

1:00 PM – 2:00 PM

THE FEDERAL FUTURE: FDA REGULATIONS AND NATIONAL LAWS

Will the FDA work with the industry or abandon smoking adults for the «benefit of the children?» And will Congress move on federal vaping laws?

Presented by Smoke-free Alternatives Trade Association (SFATA)
Mark ANTON, Executive Director and April MEYERS, President

2:30 PM – 3:30 PM

FLAVOR BANS IN NEW YORK MUNICIPALITIES

The substantial resources of vaping opponents is fueling mis-education, fear and the introductions of e-liquid flavor bans in NYC, Suffolk County and likely many more this year. Learn what to watch for in your town and county, and what you need to do to fight for your business.

Presented by the New York State Vapor Association (NYSVA)
Spike Babaian, Technical Analysis Director (New York City/Municipality Topic)
Michael Frennier, President and Cheryl Richter, Executive Director (NY State Topic)

4:00 PM – 5:00 PM

ANNUAL US VAPE CONSUMER SURVEY

EcigIntelligence will present the latest findings of their annual US vape consumer survey with a focus on advanced vapers, their device usage and consumption patterns.

Presented by Eva ANTAL, EcigIntelligence

Friday, March 29th, 2019

1:00 PM – 2:00 PM

THE STATE OF VAPING IN THE STATE OF NEW YORK

This year, Governor Andrew Cuomo has introduced comprehensive vaping regulations in the Omnibus Budget Bill and there are numerous anti-vaping stand-alone bills. A full ban on flavored e-liquid, Tobacco 21, and a 95% wholesale tax are moving through Albany. Learn the latest status of these bills and what they could mean for your business in NY.

Presented by the New York State Vapor Association (NYSVA)
Spike Babaian, Technical Analysis Director (New York City/Municipality Topic)
Michael Frennier, President and Cheryl Richter, Executive Director (NY State Topic)

2:30 PM – 3:30 PM

ARE CBD E-LIQUIDS BIG IN EUROPE TOO?

CBD-Intel bring you comparative consumer insights on CBD users in the UK, France and Germany. They will share findings on where consumers buy, what product types they consume and what’s their general attitude to CBD.

Presented by Nate ERSKINE – CBD-Intel

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