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Legal, Medical & Industry
Plant Based Science
Symposium

Congrès Médical

Hybrid Event – Live & Virtual
SAVE THE DATE: October 12,  2024

Main Educational Event

VIP Networking Opportunities taking place throughout Bordeaux October 10 – 12
Cité du Vin | 134 Quai de Bacalan, 33000 Bordeaux (view map)

Join us in Bordeaux, France on October 12, 2024, for a first in class curated educational conference that will shape the future of the global cannabis industry. 

France is on the brink of a groundbreaking shift, set to open its doors to prescribed medical cannabis for five indications on January 1st, 2025. This move, although limited to extracts initially, marks a significant milestone in the country’s approach to medical cannabis therapeutics.

As we anticipate this historic change, stakeholders from around the world are invited to attend our conference to gain invaluable insights into navigating this evolving landscape. Learn from industry leaders, including major suppliers like Little Green Pharma and Panaxia, as we delve into the complexities of marketing authorization submissions and the heavy technical dossiers required for approval. Discover the latest advancements in cannabis research and explore the thriving CBD wellness market, where opportunities abound.

With novel food regulations pending, particularly in France, there has never been a more crucial time to gather and collaborate. Join us in Bordeaux and be at the forefront of this transformative industry. Together, we will shape the future of cannabis therapeutics.

Integrative & Functional Medicine

Integrative & Functional Medicine

A one-of-a-kind, full day of immersion encompassing elements of lifestyle and medicine that speak directly to all medical communities at large. We are offering continuing education on integrative and functional medicine, experts actively practicing in plant based research and scientific presentations on outcomes, healthcare provider health and wellness, practice design, tech, fashion, music and more!

Presented by Medical Resource Association and Science in the City International.

Graciously Hosted by Timothy L. Beury and Kristen M. Beury

Science in the City International is made possible through our vetted strategic international partnerships along with our highly curated global strategic collaborators and sponsors highlighted below.

Importance of Attending Industry, Legal, Medical, and Scientific Conferences

Meet fellow researchers, doctors, attorneys, and inspiring experts in the medical, clinical and healthcare field.

Join us! RSVP Now to reserve your in-person or virtual seat in the Thomas Jefferson Auditorium at The City of Wine (La Cité du Vin) in Bordeaux, France. We welcome with open arms all medical professionals, their clinical teams as well as the savvy administrative staff to a special day of continuing education.

Our Event Partners and Sponsors

Let’s all support quality live events! Our mission is to spread the word about new science and research to foster sustainable and professional market expansion.

We’re delighted to present exclusive sponsorship options designed specifically for your brand and financial objectives. Take a glance at the available sponsorship opportunities for our medical conference, whether you’re attending in person or via live stream.

Showcasing at an exhibit is an excellent way to promote your organization and forge new connections. Additionally, you can maximize your company’s reach and grow your business by exploring various support opportunities that allow you to engage with physicians and other healthcare professionals.

If you’re interested in exhibiting with us in the future, sign up for eblasts about future opportunities.

The Venue

City of Wine Museum (La Cité du Vin) is one of Bordeaux’s most iconic venues.

Opened in 2016, the museum was conceived by a public-private partnership and is dedicated to exploring the world’s wine cultures and civilizations. American Friends of La Cité du Vin made the first commitment to funding the Thomas Jefferson Auditorium, named after the famous wine loving American President, who helped to foster and enrich Franco-American relations. The museum has hosted 2 million visitors, with almost half coming from abroad. Audio guides are available in French, English, Dutch, German, Italian, Japanese, Spanish, and Chinese.

Who Should Attend

Welcome Functional and Integrative Medicine Practitioners. As an attendee, you’re going to meet some of the greats in the industry from around the globe! We will have physicans, teams of legal advisors, researchers, cultivators, retailers, business owners and managers.

Medical Professionals Seeking Improved Patient Outcomes through incorporating Plant Based Therapeutics into their practice:

Physicians, Pharmacists, RD’s, ARNP, RN, PA-C, Certified Health and Wellness Coaches, Ancillary providers and administration from all medical specialties, Investor, Legal and Medical Professionals wanting to build international connections and move plant based medicines into mainstream healthcare solutions including, but not limited to family medicine, internal medicine, chiropractic, osteopathy, naturopathy, cardiology, oncology, immunology, endocrinology, urology, gynecology, geriatrics, pediatrics, lifestyle medicine, integrative medicine, functional medicine, physiatry, podiatry, surgery, neurology, psychiatry, and rheumatology.

The relevancy of nutritional and plant based medicine throughout the patient care spectrum makes this conference an extraordinary medical education opportunity for all allied health practitioners: physical therapists, occupational therapists, massage therapists, as well as those dedicated to empowering patients and clients to new emerging plant based therapies as well as whole food, plant-based dietary protocols for healing.

More About The Event

HEAR FROM THE EXPERTS

Learn from a range of experts in a variety of subject matter and multiple fields of medicine, as well as legal matters that impact your practice.

GET VALUABLE RESOURCES

Following the event, you will be able to download white papers and other information to have a resource to keep – available at your convenience.

ENJOY BETTER NETWORKING

Experience a cultural and clinical (and fun) based exchange like no other at La Cité du Vin in Bordeaux, France. You will not be disappointed!

Proposed Agenda Topics

Sessions cover a range of topics:

Legal Guest Faculty

Our legal guest faculty is dedicated to sharing their expertise and personal journeys into the realm of plant-based medicine, offering a unique perspective on the intersection of law and emerging medical science. They will provide invaluable insights into the legal aspects that impact your practice, covering everything from regulatory compliance to intellectual property rights. 

5

Beau Epperly

JD / LL.M., Epperly | Elam | Fuochi

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1

David Feldman, ESQ.

Skip Intro Advisors, LLC

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Legal Guest Faculty

We have assembled a prestigious lineup of guest faculty from diverse medical disciplines, renowned for their expertise and contributions to integrative and functional medicine. Prepare to be inspired by their cutting-edge research, invaluable insights, and practical applications that will transform your approach to patient care.

5

Beau Epperly

JD / LL.M., Epperly | Elam | Fuochi

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1

David Feldman, ESQ.

Skip Intro Advisors, LLC

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Evidence Based Results

Our team is pleased to extend this unique day of education and collaboration of like-minded professionals wanting to learn more about trending science and research in emerging plant-based medicines. Learn from a range of subject matter experts in multiple fields of medicine as well as legal matters that impact your practice. They will readily share their knowledge and you’ll hear about their journey into plant-based medicine. We are so incredulity honored and humbled to share their stories with you! It would be our privilege to host you and your staff to provide you with the unbiased science as well as evidence-based curriculum along with best legal practices. We’ll offer you white papers and downloadable materials you may keep on file all available post-event plus the opportunity to meet international leaders in the industry conducting live research studies and actively treating and practicing medicine in their perspective countries.

A cultural and clinical evidence-based exchange like no other!

You’ll have the opportunity to learn laugh (hopefully) and network with your fellow colleagues in a prestigious and community rooted location, La Cité du Vin in Bordeaux. Our esteemed subject matter experts and faculty will save you pitfalls and the hundreds of hours of independent research and due diligence that we all demand before considering new and emerging therapies. It’s a must attend – cannot not miss historical event.

We welcome all medical providers and professionals including Functional, Integrative as well as Lifestyle medicine board certified physicians and healthcare professionals. Plant the Seeds of Change in your patient practice and ultimately help patients within in your own community through joining our worldwide live lectures, summits, symposiums and conferences which are curated exclusively for licensed medical healthcare professionals, key industry leaders and trailblazers like yourself. We promise you will not be disappointed!

Medical Guest Faculty

We have assembled a prestigious lineup of guest faculty from diverse medical disciplines, renowned for their expertise and contributions to integrative and functional medicine. Prepare to be inspired by their cutting-edge research, invaluable insights, and practical applications that will transform your approach to patient care.

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Dr. Emese Simon

MD, FAAPMR, DipABLM

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Dr. Simon is a double board certified medical doctor and Diplomat in Lifestyle Medicine/ Culinary Medicine. Members of her team will be joining us to further educate and answer all of your questions.

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Dr. Emese Simon

MD, FAAPMR, DipABLM

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Guest Speakers

We have invited leading experts in various field pertaining to integrative and functional medicine, plant-based research, healthcare technology, wellness advocacy, and more. Their wealth of knowledge and experience to offers invaluable perspectives on holistic healthcare and well-being.

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Jessica Steinberg, PhD, LLM.

Founder of entOURage Network

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6

Rebecca Allen-Tapp

Co-Founder of EmpowHer Cannabis Society

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7

Sheri L. Orlowitz

Founder of the Council for Federal Cannabis Regulation

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8

lex pelger

Founder of White Whale Creations

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5

Beau Epperly

JD / LL.M., Epperly | Elam | Fuochi

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1

David Feldman, ESQ.

Skip Intro Advisors, LLC

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3

Heidi Whitman

Co-Founder of EmpowHer Cannabis Society

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Event Moderators

Our team of esteemed moderators brings together seasoned professionals in the medical field, each with a deep understanding of integrative and functional medicine. With their guidance and expertise, our sessions will be engaging, thought-provoking, and facilitate meaningful discussions that push the boundaries of medical knowledge and practice.

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timothy beury

CFO at Medical Resource Association, Inc.
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3

Heidi Whitman

Co-Founder of EmpowHer Cannabis Society

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6

Rebecca Allen-Tapp

Co-Founder of EmpowHer Cannabis Society

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8

lex pelger

Founder of White Whale Creations

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Don’t miss this unparalleled opportunity to expand your knowledge and network with pioneers in the fields of law, medicine, and plant-based science.

Take the next step in advancing your practice with cutting-edge, evidence-based insights and legal expertise.

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