Atlanta, Georgia World Congress Center | June 11-13, 2021


We are partnering with CBD & Hemp industry professionals to organize a number of educational seminars, keynotes, and
workshops. Most of these seminars will focus on the business side of the CBD and hemp industry, current and future CBD market trends, health benefits, legality, and medicinal use.

  • Speaking topic: Building Customer Loyalty And Retail Best Practices


  • Barbara Biddle

    District Hemp Botanicals

    Barbara Biddle is the founder of District Hemp Botanicals, the DC area’s leading CBD retailer. A mental health advocate, mother and entrepreneur, Barbara founded DHB in 2017 after she discovered first-hand the benefits of CBD to manage her depression. In just three years, Barbara has grown District Hemp Botanicals into the region’s most trusted and innovative brick-and-mortar and online CBD retailer. Her compassionate and forward-thinking leadership style and dedication to her customers and staff has contributed to the success of her company, which now includes three retail locations and a thriving ecommerce site. Barbara has been featured in the Washington Post, Cheddar, Washingtonian, Northern Virginia Magazine, NBC Washington, Thrive Global, Washington Business Journal, Fox, and other outlets. She is on the advisory board of the Virginia Hemp Coalition and has spoken about CBD, entrepreneurship, and building a customer-centric retail business at EmergeCanna and other events.