BIV on Roundhouse January 10: Lift Cannabis conference coming to Vancouver

Lift Cannabis CEO Matei Olaru previews Vancouver's upcoming Lift conference, BIV's tech panel reviews CES 2018, BLG shares businesses' Top 10 legal risks for 2018

On the latest show, BIV's weekly tech panel discusses the latest gadgets unveiled at the world’s largest electronics trade show, currently underway in Las Vegas. On top of CES 2018, Ali Pourdad, CEO of Progressa, and Penny Green, president, founder and COO of Glance Technologies, tackle why GoPro is struggling, and the end goals of Google’s new unified pay system – Google Pay. 

Lift Cannabis CEO Matei Olaru joins BIV co-hosts Kirk LaPointe and Hayley Woodin with insight into Vancouver’s second annual Lift Cannabis Business Conference and Lift Expo . The former will be hosted Friday, with the expo running Jan. 13 and 14. 

Byron Chard, chief financial and acquisitions officer at Chard Development, looks at what the latest BC Assessment data means for Metro Vancouver real estate and development. He also walks through how developers evaluate land, cost and risk.

Finally, Borden Ladner Gervais partner Andrew Harrison breaks down the Top 10 legal risks facing businesses in 2018. Among them: cybersecurity, cannabis and trade.

Click here to listen to the show. 

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