A lack of medical research into cannabis use and the ongoing stigma of ‘recreational use’ is hampering the industry’s ability to capitalise on the US$3 billion health and wellness sector, delegates at Prohibition Partners Live have been told.

Join the Cannabiz revolution

Want to stay ahead of the cannabis curve with the latest local and international news, analysis and intelligence and access to Australia's legal cannabis industry?

This article is included with our Premium subscription.

Jessamyn Stanley: all use is medicinal

Co-founder of cannabis justice organisation We Go High Jessamyn Stanley said: “The concept of recreational versus medicinal is really a function of prohibition politics.

Prior to launching Cannabiz, Martin was co-founder and CEO of Asia-Pac’s leading B2B media and marketing information brand Mumbrella, overseeing its sale to Diversified Communications in 2017. A journalist...