Afriplex’s First Webinar Session on Cannabis & How It Can Benefit The SA Economy A Big Success

Afriplex  partnered with Business Day to create The Business Day Cannabis Economy LIVE brought to you by Afriplex, which is a series of webinars that allows access to a panel of experts in the cannabis industry for all our clients. Various topics are covered throughout the series, with the main focus being on how cannabis can help rebuild the SA economy.

The first session took place on 27 August 2020 and addressed the following topics:

Green Gold or Fools Gold? by Mark Diuga (Managing partner of the AfriCan Growth Fund)

Let’s talk Cannabidiol by Sean Willard    (Pharmacist, Holistic Cannabis Practitioner and National Training & PR Manager for Releaf Pharmaceutical)

Positioning the Western Cape as the Medicinal Cannabis Hub of Africa by Tim Harris (CEO of Wesgro)

The future of cannabis in the South African Economy by Bronwyn Williams (Economist, Trend Analyst and Futurist, Flux Trends)

Click below to view if you missed this session.


Preparations for the next session is currently underway and will focus on Intellectual Property rights and cannabis related research project that is currently being conducted in South Africa by The Cannabis Research Institute of South Africa (CRI).

More details on the next session will follow shortly.