Lift Events & Experiences Returns to Toronto, June 1-3, Announces Speaker, Exhibit & Partnership Opportunities

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Toronto – Following on the tremendous success of Lift Vancouver in

January, Lift Events & Experiences will return to Toronto, showcasing even more interactive presentations from cannabis industry experts, plus the ultimate in new cannabis brand, product and technology discovery from hundreds of premiere exhibitors. Lift Toronto 2023, which will bring together thousands of cannabis industry professionals and consumers from all parts of the cannabis ecosystem, will take place at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre from June 1-3, 2023.


Speaker applications are now open and potential speakers can apply to speak at Lift Toronto here. Lift is seeking energetic disrupters and established blue-chip industry experts, along with everyone in between, for individual and panel presentations showcasing lively, informative and sometimes provocative dialogue.

Topics of interest include but are not limited to:

  • Activism & Advocacy
  • Budtender Education
  • Ethics & Society
  • Funding & Investments
  • Growing, Processing & Extraction Innovations
  • Hemp Research & Applications
  • International Market Analysis & Collaborations
  • Lifestyle: Tourism, Cuisine, Entertainment
  • Micro-Producers
  • Psychedelics Research & Advancements
  • Retail Acceleration
  • Science & Technology
  • Start-Ups
  • Therapeutics & Treatments

If Lift Vancouver is any indication of what to expect, Lift Toronto will welcome a great many fresh faces to a buzzing expo floor. A survey following Lift Vancouver found that 50% of attendees were new to Lift and some 80% of attendees report that they will follow up with exhibitors to make a purchase, continue a conversation or pursue an opportunity.

“As we reflect on a warm, welcoming and very successful return to Vancouver, we’re also working very hard to create an unforgettable experience in Toronto,” says Lindsay Roberts, Portfolio Lead, Lift Events & Experiences. “From speakers, panels and demos, to live entertainment and our Lift After Party, you can count on Lift Toronto to spark the important conversations and facilitate the connections that will lift the cannabis community in one of our most beloved locations.”

Event Schedule

Lift Cannabis

Business Conference | Thursday, June 1, 2023

Lift Expo Industry

Days | Friday, June 2 and Saturday, June 3, 2023

Lift Expo Consumer

Day | Saturday, June 3, 2023

Upcoming Lift Events:

Lift San Francisco: August 2-4,

2023 | Moscone Center. San Francisco applications will open shortly, and

registration for both events will open in the spring 2023.

About Lift

Lift Events & Experiences serve the cannabis community as both a meeting place and a destination for discovery. With dates across North America, each Lift event showcases leading-edge content and premiere exhibitors in a high-energy setting for thousands of cannabis growers, processors, manufacturers, brands, budtenders, retailers, educators, advocates, regulators, consumers, investors and more – while paying tribute to the roots of this rapidly-evolving industry.

Lift is proudly produced by MCI. For more information, visit