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Some minor changes on the time of lectures can happen, until we close the whole schedule.

3:00pm - 3:20pm

Welcome to CANNAMERICA - Cannabis and Evidence Based Medicine

Speech by Martha Montemayor, Conference Coordinator

3:30pm - 4:00pm

Cannabis in Colorado, Pros and Cons

Speech by Clarissa Krieck

4:00pm - 4:45pm

Cannabis and Brain Plasticity

Speech by Dr. Sidarta Ribeiro

4:45pm - 5:15pm

Best Practices for Medical Cannabis Growers

Speech by Rudy Ellenbogen

5:15pm - 7:30pm

Networking Happy Hour

9:00am - 9:40am

To Be Announced

CME Program

9:40am - 10:25am

To Be Announced

CME Program

10:25am - 11:15am

Coffee Break

11:15am - 12:00pm

Basic Dosing & Training for Practitioners

Speech by Martha Montemayor, CNC
CME Program

12:00pm - 12:40pm

To Be Announced

CME Program

12:40pm - 1:15pm

To Be Announced

CME Program

1:15pm - 2:15pm

Lunch break

2:15pm - 3:15pm

Cannabis in Cancer and Pain

Speech by Dr. Donald Abrams
CME Program

3:15pm - 4:15pm

To Be Announced

CME Program

4:15pm - 4:45pm

Coffee Break

4:45pm - 5:15pm

To Be Announced

5:15pm - 5:45pm

To Be Announced

5:45pm - 8:30pm

Networking Happy Hour

9:00am - 9:40am

To Be Announced

CME Program

9:40am - 10:25am

Cannabis Plant Genetics - What is Indica and Sativa?

Speech by Dr. Daniela Vergara PhD
CME Program

10:25am - 11:00am

Coffee Break

11:00am - 12:00pm

Cannabis and Psychiatry

Speech by Dr. Jose Franceschini, MD
CME Program

12:00pm - 12:45pm

Cannabis and Autism Spectrum Disorder

Speech by Dr. Eliane Guerra Nunes, MD
CME Program

12:45am - 1:45pm

Lunch break

1:45pm - 2:45pm

Cannabis & Cancer Research

Speech by Dr. Cristina Sánchez, MD
CME Program

2:45pm - 3:30pm

The Dispensary Role in Patient Care

Speech by Mara Gordon

3:30pm - 4:15pm

To Be Announced

4:15pm - 4:30pm

CANNAMERICA Closing Ceremony

4:30pm - 7:30pm

Final Networking Happy Hour


What you will experience here

Medical Education

Physicians and Researchers, bringing their knowledge and sharing precious experiences on healthcare development with cannabis, including CME certification.View more

Panel Discussions

Moderated discussions, aiming to clarify polemic subjects that influence the development of the whole medical cannabis chain.

Exhibitors and Workshops

The most innovative companies and experts, showing how they are contributing for the consolidation of this new Cannabis era.

Lectures on Innovation

Learn how emerging technologies transforming cannabis medicine. Including innovative extraction techniques, drug development, novel routes of administration, and more.

Business Promotion

Mentorship and techniques for structuring, starting, and running a successful cannabis business, within a complete structure and environment set for business development. Making business as fluid as it can be.

Startup challenge

An unique challenge, promoted in partnership with F6S, to facilitate the access of Startups to markets, investors, and their target public.

Startup Competition

From March 10 to July 30, 2019, Startups are invited to take part of this challenge that will select the most relevant young companies that are developing innovative solutions to the cannabis market.

The competition is open to every kind of solution, since that the Startups show the connection of it to any of the cannabis markets.

The Startups will be evaluated by a jury, composed of representatives of CANNAMERICA supporters, entrepreneurs, investors, and market executives, who will elect the best solutions and the one that has the potential to generate the greatest positive impact to the cannabis market development and to people's lives, through their business.

The 3 first places will have a special participation at CANNAMERICA, having space on stage to pitch their solutions to the market and investors, and networking with a special introduction to all interesting professionals there.

See more details on the CANNAMERICA Competition on F6S.

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Supporters who see the importance of education on the market consolidation, those who are helping everything to come true.
Be aware of the availability to sponsor Cannamerica, at




Medical Doctors

US$800 US$650
Early Bird Special Price

  • CME certification
  • Full access to the event activities
  • Breakfast, coffee break, lunch and happy hour
* Ticket for the doctors and health professionals who wish to obtain certification CME at the end of the event, and meet all the requirements on the registration.
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General Public

US$720 US$580
Early Bird Special Price

  • Full access to the event activities
  • Breakfast, coffee break, lunch and happy hour
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US$360 US$290
Early Bird Special Price

  • CME certification, when applicable
  • Full access to the event activities
  • Breakfast, coffee break, lunch and happy hour
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US$360 US$290
Early Bird Special Price

  • CME certification, when applicable
  • Full access to the event activities
  • Breakfast, coffee break, lunch and happy hour
* For Uruguayan citizens, permanent residents, and foreign professionals working in Uruguay. Proof of this status will be requested on the registration.
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CANNAMERICA offers AMA-PRA Category 1 Continuing Medical Education (CME) credits in cannabis medicine for physicians, and for other clinicians and medical cannabis industry professionals, a Medical Cannabis Specialist Basic Training Certificate, to attendees completing the medical portion of the conference.

For Uruguayan students, group plans and non-profit institutions, explain us your condition and ask for our special prices, contacting

Full access to the event does not include workshops that will be announced shortly.

Playa Mansa, Parada 4 - Punta Del Este, Uruguay

Enjoy Cassino & Resort



Convention Center @ Enjoy Resort & Casino, at Punta del Este, Uruguay.

to 16°
from 42°
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August in Uruguay is the end of winter. Usually sunny days, and a little cold.

Event Structure

  • 800 people conference room
  • Simultaneous translation (PT/EN/ES)
  • 30+ Exhibition booths
  • Breakfast, coffee break, lunch and happy hour
  • Meeting rooms
  • Workshops tent

Local Information

International travels

You can look for two different destinations within Uruguay, as international airports:

Montevideo Airport (MVD): 115 km from CANNAMERICA.
Punta del Este Airport (PDP): 20 km from CANNAMERICA.

Flights from Brazil:

If your flight depart from Brazil, you can also take advantage of a flight from LATAM which goes from São Paulo (GRU) to Punta del Este (PDP).
For more information on this flight and special conditions, contact


Enjoy Resort & Casino, venue of the event - 5 star hotel

Rooms reservations are now open. If you are interested on special rates, contact
You also can find lots of Airbnb hosts around the event site, as well as other hotels.

Ground Transportation

Scheduled transportation will bring attendees and guests, from these airports to CANNAMERICA.

Check the time of your flight arrival and let us know if you want to hire this transportation.
Car is simple to hire or rent on the airports.
Be aware on the availability.