With over 250 suppliers and more than 4,000 attendees, this year’s Indo Expo Portland is likely to be the biggest yet. From demonstrations to seminars and all the latest in technology, this expo showcases experts and companies from across the entire cannabis industry.
While the 2017 Indo Expo Portland is designed with business-to-business professionals like recreational dispensary owners in mind, it’s also open to the general public for just one day.
If you’re planning to attend the show, here’s what you need to know:
When and Where?
The 2017 Indo Expo Portland takes place on August 5th and 6th
- Saturday, August 5th. 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. (Industry only)
- Sunday, August 6th. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. (Industry and public welcome)
The event is at the Portland Expo Center. Located right on the Columbia River, this convenient location offers parking facilities as well as a MAX stop directly in front of the Convention Center.
What to do?
With hundreds of companies showing off their products and top-level seminars from industry experts, it can be hard to know just what to see in a short time.
It doesn’t matter if you’re in the market for new lighting options, nutrient solutions, security measures or legal services — with over 300 vendors there’s something for all needs. Check out the full list of exhibitors here, and you’ll know exactly where to go.
With so many experts attending the expo, you can’t miss hearing one of their seminars. From learning how to optimize your grow lighting to the much anticipated SeedsHereNow.com forum panel with guests like Ethos, DJ Short, and Top Dawg, there are some must see expert sessions. Plan ahead with the full schedule here.
Industrial Hemp Platform
Definitely, plan some time to see the Industrial Hemp Platform. This is an entire section within the Indo Expo dedicated to the many amazing ways that industrial hemp is used to create a wide variety of goods and services.
How to Get There
You must have a ticket to attend the 2017 Indo Expo Portland. The good news is that there are some early bird specials, and if you’re in the industry you might even be able to score complimentary access.
Industry Pro 2 day pass – $199, $149 early bird.
General Public 1 day pass – $60, $29 early bird.
While there are ample parking options, this event is also accessible by the MAX light rail, Portland’s Streetcar central loop and TriMet Bus line #6.
No matter how you enjoy this awesome expo, use the tools above to make sure that you get the most out of your time.