Illinois Cannabis Training Center (ICTC) to Participate in NECANN, Showcasing Focus on "Social Equity"

Updated 5/31/2023 10:34 AM

The Illinois Cannabis Training Center (ICTC) is excited to announce its participation in NECANN, the leading Cannabis Convention taking place at the Schaumburg Convention Center, located at 1551 Thoreau Drive N, Schaumburg, IL 60173. As an informative event dedicated to the cannabis industry, ICTC will highlight its commitment to "Social Equity" within the state of Illinois.

"Social Equity" encompasses principles of fairness, justice, and equal opportunities for all in social policy. It acknowledges and addresses systemic inequalities to ensure that everyone can access the same opportunities and outcomes. By focusing on "Social Equity," ICTC aims to eliminate disparities and create a more inclusive industry.


ICTC will feature a series of engaging fire-side chats and an ICTC hiring affair at NECANN. The event will bring together prominent Key-Note Speakers on June 2nd, 2023, from 11am to 2pm, including JR Fleming, Richard Park, Laurie Parfitt, Lamar Richardson, Tony Paolella, Gina Gomez, and Juan Aguirre. On June 3rd, 2023, attendees will have the opportunity to hear from distinguished speakers such as Pamela Althoff, Doug Kelly, Vincent Casillas, Mayor Dan Shapiro, Kelly Judge Goldberg, La Shawn K. Ford, and Deborah Cosey-Lane.

ICTC's mission is to foster diversity among social equity advocates, organizations, and companies, and to address the barriers and challenges faced within the industry. The convention provides an invaluable opportunity for networking and building the necessary bonds to succeed in the billion-dollar cannabis industry. ICTC invites the Illinois community to attend NECANN and support the cause of "Social Equity."

For information on the Illinois Cannabis Training Center, Phone: (630) 259-1096; Email:; Website:

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