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Weʼre raising £5,000 to fund The Cannabis Education Convention - A CLEAR Initiative. To be held in July 2018. #CannabisEduCon

London, United Kingdom

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In 2018 we hope to hold a groundbreaking event to help educate the UK citizens about Cannabis and it's uses and benefits.

We hope to get Experts, MPs, Campaigners, and patients together to talk with one another about how we can keep the campaign moving forwards.

Some possible ideas for the event are below, please note these are ideas and nothing is set in stone yet. I have started some planning but at this stage the hardest part will be securing a location. This is what the crowdfund is primarily for.

• Invite MPs to talk: Crispin Blunt, Norman Lamb, Baroness Molly Meacher, As many other supporters as possible
• Have talks from experts such as Prof. Mike Barnes and perhaps some universities where cannabinoids have been studied, other relevant experts, and perhaps someone from GW Pharma to tell us more about Sativex and what it’s current uses are, and maybe have Q&A with the experts?
• Speech from CLEAR President, and also from CEO
• Stalls educating about the various uses for cannabis on other levels such as environmentally renewable energy (brickettes for example), building materials, farming, rope etc etc etc.
• CLEAR Staff and Member awards
• Party/Gathering

Further planning on the below items will be carried out as we gather support for this event.

Some of the things we must take into consideration:
Location – Indoors preferable. Central location such as London or another major city.
Vendors/Information booths – invite universities to present their findings, serious cannabis merchandise (not bongs etc!) such as cooking oils, flour, fuel, cosmetics, clothing, and many other uses that I am sure others have thought of.
Technical Support
Food & Drink

This really could be a groundbreaking event!
We WILL be taken seriously, and that is VITAL in our fight for cannabis law reform.

~ Andrea Clarke, CEO of CLEAR Cannabis Law Reform

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  • Andrea Clarke13 days ago
    Andrea Clarke

    Andrea Clarke

    13 days ago

    Subjects for #CannabisEduCon Law Reform - The impact prohibition has on the country and the overall case for reform Medical - Addressing medical uses of cannabis. Debunking the inflated mythical "Reefer Madness" tabloid story sham. Alcohol Vs Cannabis - Why is this question never addressed? Tax Revenue & Savings - Impact that regulation could have in the way of tax revenue and saving money for the NHS, Police etc Politics - The political landscape as it relates to cannabis and ways to push for change CLEAR's aims, objectives and future plans.

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  • Andrea Clarke2 months ago
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    Andrea Clarke

    2 months ago

    Cannabis Education Convention Update: We are at a whopping 4% of our £5k target!!!! WOW!! Just WOW!!! I am truly touched by everyone's generosity! At this rate we'll be well on our way to booking a venue soon! Let's keep it going people! Please keep sharing and please donate what you can, every little helps! #CannabisEduCon Twitter @CannabisEduCon Facebook https://www.facebook.com/CannaEduCon/

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  • Andrea Clarke3 months ago
    Andrea Clarke

    Andrea Clarke

    3 months ago

    The Cannabis Education Convention now has a twitter feed! Follow @CannabisEduCon for regular updates!

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3 months ago

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    Aug 14, 2017


  • John Parkes

    John Parkes

    Aug 10, 2017

    I hope this is a success and you can get the UK into the 21st century. Get hard facts so that Cannabis can consider for medical reasons with an understanding of its benefits.


  • Ben Lawrie

    Ben Lawrie

    Aug 8, 2017

    Can't wait, education is vital!Would love to see this event held somewhere central in the UK that everyone can get to. Loads of great events are always held in London and us Scottish folk miss out!


  • Anonymous


    Aug 5, 2017

    Superb idea. Hope it is successful.


  • Graeme Hughes

    Graeme Hughes

    Aug 2, 2017

    Thanks for the dedication.

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    Jon Halsey

    Jul 31, 2017


  • Sarah Lay

    Sarah Lay

    Jul 30, 2017


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Andrea Clarke

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I am the CEO of CLEAR Cannabis Law Reform. We are a not for profit organization that lobbies for cannabis law reform in the United Kingdom. I have been working for CLEAR for 18 months as a volunteer, initially as Membership Director and more recently being promoted to CEO.

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