RCCO 2nd Annual AGM & Cannabis Conference!

June 29th, 2023 at Hotel X

Don’t miss the opportunity to attend RCCO’s 2nd Annual General Meeting & Cannabis Retailer Conference on June 29, 2023

The Retail Cannabis Council of Ontario (RCCO) is pleased to be bringing the community together again! Attend a full day and evening of industry insight, discussion, collaboration, and connection. Participate in a round table discussion with the AGCO, OCS, Health Canada, Ontario Provincial Police, and industry professionals. Let’s ask the hard questions and work on real solutions that will keep cannabis retail moving forward to a strong and sustainable industry in Ontario.


        • Liz Yeigh, AGCO Corporate Secretary and Chief Strategy Officer
        • Anne Goodwin, OPP Detective Inspector Central Hub Commander Organized Crime Enforcement Bureau
        • Rachel Huggins, OPP Deputy Director, Executive Lead Cannabis Legalization Organized Crime Enforcement Bureau
        • Christine Zaczynski, Health Canada Director, Compliance Promotion and Policy Controlled Substances and Cannabis Branch
        • Lisa Musselman, Health Canada Acting Manager, Cannabis Promotions Compliance and Monitoring Unit
        • Alex Jalleau, OCS Chief Customer Experience Officer
        • Gary Cohen, Cova Software, CEO
        • James Good, Merrco Payments, Chief Revenue Officer
        • Niel Marotta, Indiva, President and CEO
        • Zane Yassein & Marcus Acaster, Co-Founders, Cannabis Training Canada Inc.

Read the full bios of our panelists

VOTE || RCCO members should attend the 2nd AGM and exercise your right to vote! On the slate are new directors and important items of business.

ASK || Members have submitted some hot topics and timely questions about the industry, get ready to discuss. Delegates from the AGCO, OCS, Health Canada, Ontario Provincial Police and industry professionals will be on the round table panel and ready to get into it. – Submit your own questions and get the conversation going. Email [email protected]

LEARN (& BURN) || Find out more about the industry through interesting and informative activations by our business partners. Check out what’s new and much needed for your store. Get ready to sample a few new cannabis products! There will be an Education Consumption Terrace + the Learn & Burn Patio for partaking, learning, enjoying, sampling and more. Our sponsors have some special activations planned!

NETWORK || As a large and province-wide industry of cannabis retailers, it’s important we come together to communicate our concerns and celebrate our achievements. There will be plenty of patio time, a gala dinner and cocktail reception to enjoy your community.

MEMBERSHIP || Attend RCCO’s AGM and Cannabis Retailer Connect and become a member! There’s no cost to join. Let’s get the conversation started and work together to unite our voices so that retailers are heard. Cannabis retail faces a unique set of challenges. RCCO gives a voice to independent retailers, working towards solutions and evolving the industry.


11.30am – 11pm 11.30am: Registration opens
12.30-1pm:  Light lunch + Networking
1pm:  Opening Remarks 1.30-4pm: Round table panel discussion with AGCO, OCS, Health Canada, Ontario Provincial Police and industry leaders
4-4.20pm: Break
4.20-4.45pm: Annual General Meeting
5-6pm: Cocktail Reception
6-8.30pm: Gala Dinner
8.30-11pm: Social 

The Education & Consumption Terrace + The Learn & Burn Patio will be open throughout the event with some great activations to enjoy later in the day.


$50 – Members & Cannabis Retailers/CROL Holders and their employees

$500 – Table of 8 – Must be purchased by a CROL holder and guest names must be submitted prior to the event

$750 – Industry Partners/Licensed Producers

Note: Industry Partners and Licensed Producers wishing to attend the event as guests must purchase an Industry Partner/Licensed Producer ticket. If your company is interested in providing product and/or brand exposure please contact RCCO for sponsorship opportunities: [email protected] or by phone at 416-303-2650. ** Age: 19+ event **