Upcoming events

    • 11 Sep 2024
    • 7:30 AM
    • 12 Sep 2024
    • 5:00 PM
    • Double Tree, 1000 NE Multnomah Street Portland, Oregon 97232

    The Exchange Oregon Is Back!

    September 11-12, Portland, OR

    Don't Miss The Best Cannabis B2B Event in Oregon!



    The Exchange Oregon: September 11-12 in Portland

    Following an amazing event in Eugene this past March, The Exchange is thrilled to return to Portland on September 11-12. This time, we'll be hosting the event in the indoor ballroom at the Doubletree.


    Be a part of Oregon's premier B2B cannabis networking event, where decision-makers representing buyers, sellers, and vendors come together for two amazing days of scheduled meetings, dealmaking, parties, and networking. 


    Don't Miss It — Apply Today!


    Why Attend?

    • Retail Buyers: Discover the latest products, vet new vendors, uncover trends, and find solutions to your most pressing operational challenges.
    • Vendors: Showcase your products directly to retailers and secure valuable shelf space.
    • Exhibitors: Present your essential products or services to retailers and vendors alike, including technology, payment processing, retail design, marketing, packaging, and more.

    Why The Exchange?

    • Effective: Our speed dating format is a game changer.
    • Powerful: Connect with key decision makers all in one place.
    • Boutique: The intimate setting guarantees interaction.
    • Efficient: Save time, travel, and money.
    • Professional: All business, no consumers!
    • Successful: Maximize visibility and exposure to promote sales.

    Checkout Why Folks Keep Coming Back, Exchange Testimonials


    Sign Up TodayEarly registration ensures priority in meeting selection and space location, so don't wait!


    Space is limited, and it pays to sign up early. Click the link below to apply and secure your spot. We cannot wait to see you in September!


    Contact Us:


    Don't Wait - Apply Now!


    Make connections, get business done, and save time and money at The Exchange Oregon in Portland. Inquire today!




    Why Folks Love The Exchange?

    The Exchange Oregon is more than just a networking event; it's a catalyst for business growth in the cannabis industry. Check out these video testimonials to see for yourself -


    Exchange Video Testimonials


    This cannabis B2B networking event fosters efficient and productive interactions, bringing together retailers and vendors for face-to-face meetings akin to speed dating, but with a focus on creating impactful business relationships. Over two fast-paced days, you'll have the opportunity to pitch, network, and establish connections with key decision-makers in the industry.


    Retailer Testimonials:

    "The format is genius! I appreciate the set times to meet with new vendors” 


    "One of the best events I have been to in the industry”


    "Great place to meet vendor partners, and learn about new products”


    "We had an incredible trade show, this may be the most useful one to-date here in Oregon... lots of great meetings & lots of great people"


    Vendor Testimonials:

    I would highly recommend this event to any producer in this industry looking to connect with retail. We will make sure to participate in this event every year ~ Grower


    Best use of our marketing dollars so far ~ Grower


    ...exceeded all of of our expectations.... we left with really great relationships with 20-30 dispensaries... we've already started getting orders. ~ Grower


    We had one group that increased their order from $10K to $35K ---- so ---- I would for sure say I am VERY pleased! ~ Grower & Processor


    You don’t get opportunities like this every day - this is a winner ~ Grower & Processor


    This is perfect for somebody like me... It brought everyone to me and it was amazing. This is one of the best events we have had in our industry ~ Grower


    Don't delay— secure your spot now and take your business to new heights at The Exchange Oregon!


    To register or if you have questions or concerns contact: Susan, Julie, or Darla!


Past events

15 Jul 2024 July Cannabis Insiders Meeting - Guest Speaker: Rep. Ben Bowman House Majority Leader
17 Jun 2024 June Cannabis Insiders Meeting - Guest Speakers Craig Prins & Ree Armitage
13 May 2024 May Cannabis Insiders Meeting - Federal Rescheduling and the CAOA!
22 Apr 2024 SPECIAL April Cannabis Insiders Meeting - 4/22 A Post 420 Celebration
19 Mar 2024 The Exchange Oregon, March 19-20 - Eugene, OR
11 Mar 2024 March Cannabis Insiders Meeting - 2024 Legislative Session Debrief
12 Feb 2024 February Cannabis Insiders Meeting - Guest Speaker Matt Maletis OLCC Commissioner
20 Jan 2024 CIAO's 2024 Blaze Ball: A Toast to the Cannabis Industry!
11 Dec 2023 CIAO Cannabis Insiders Meeting – End of the Year Celebration
6 Dec 2023 December CIAO Federal Cannabis Rescheduling Community Forum
13 Nov 2023 November Cannabis Insiders Meeting - Guest Speaker Craig Prins OLCC Executive Director
1 Nov 2023 November CIAO Federal Cannabis Rescheduling Community Forum
9 Oct 2023 October Cannabis Insiders Meeting w/ Guest Speaker Constantin Severe from the Gov's Office
4 Oct 2023 October CIAO Federal Cannabis Rescheduling Community Forum
29 Sep 2023 Recurring CIAO Industry Forum on Aspergillus Testing & the Fight for Evidenced-Based Regulations
20 Sep 2023 The Exchange Oregon - Sept. 20-21, 2023
11 Sep 2023 September Cannabis Insiders Meeting - Federal Rescheduling, Aspergillus Testing, OHA & OLCC RACs
6 Sep 2023 CIAO Federal Cannabis Rescheduling Community Forum
14 Aug 2023 CIAO August Cannabis Insiders Meeting - Aspergillus Testing Lawsuit, OHA & OLCC RACs, Member Feedback
10 Jul 2023 CIAO Cannabis Insiders Meeting & 2023 Lit Golf Invitational After Party
10 Jul 2023 2023 Lit Golf Invitational
12 Jun 2023 CIAO June Cannabis Insiders Meeting - Taxes, Licensing, Testing, Legislation
21 May 2023 Oregon Leaf Bowl - Competition Intake Deadline April 15th
8 May 2023 CIAO May Cannabis Insiders Meeting
3 May 2023 US Sen. Merkley Virtual Town Hall - 2023 SAFE Banking ACT
19 Apr 2023 NCIA Oregon Industry Social - (Free to NCIA and CIAO Members)
10 Apr 2023 CIAO April Cannabis Insiders Meeting - Testing Issues (Aspergillus) and Fixes
15 Mar 2023 2023 Interchange Oregon - March 15th and 16th
13 Mar 2023 CIAO March Cannabis Insiders Meeting
13 Feb 2023 CIAO (ORCA) February Members' Meeting
9 Jan 2023 CIAO (Formerly ORCA) February Members' Meeting
20 Dec 2022 Cannabis Industry Alliance of Oregon Annual Holiday Party
1 Nov 2022 Oct-Nov 2022 Members' Meeting, Cannabis Industry Alliance of Oregon
28 Sep 2022 MJ Unpacked - Las Vegas, NV - Sep 28-30, 2022
26 Sep 2022 ORCA/CIA September 2022 Members' Meeting
21 Sep 2022 Oregon Interchange - September 2022
29 Aug 2022 ORCA August Members' Meeting
5 Aug 2022 Cannabis Industry BBQ & Fundraiser: Tina Kotek for Governor
27 Jun 2022 CANCELED - ORCA June 2022 Members' Meeting
23 Jun 2022 Bend Cannabis Industry Meetup & Regional Town Hall
21 Jun 2022 Medford Cannabis Industry Meetup & Regional Town Hall
20 Jun 2022 Eugene Cannabis Industry Meetup & Regional Town Hall
23 May 2022 ORCA May 2022 Members' Meeting
25 Apr 2022 ORCA April 2022 Members' Meeting - In-Person and Virtual
28 Mar 2022 ORCA March 2022 Members' Meeting - In-Person and Virtual
9 Mar 2022 Oregon Interchange
28 Feb 2022 ORCA February 2022 Members' Meeting
31 Jan 2022 ORCA January 2022 Members' Meeting
6 Dec 2021 ORCA December Members's Meeting
25 Oct 2021 ORCA October Members's Meeting
27 Sep 2021 ORCA September 2021 Members's Meeting
30 Aug 2021 ORCA August 2021 Members's Meeting - Virtual
20 Aug 2021 National Cannabis Legalization Roundtable for Cannabis Licensees
26 Jul 2021 ORCA July 2021 Members's Meeting - Virtual
28 Jun 2021 ORCA June 2021 Members's Meeting - Virtual
24 May 2021 ORCA May 2021 Members's Meeting - Virtual
20 May 2021 ORCA Social Equity and Racial Justice Committee Meeting - May 2021
17 May 2021 ORCA Cannabis Town Hall with US Senator Jeff Merkley
26 Apr 2021 ORCA April 2021 Members's Meeting - Virtual
22 Apr 2021 ORCA Social Equity and Racial Justice Committee Meeting - April 2021
29 Mar 2021 ORCA March 2021 Members's Meeting - Virtual
22 Feb 2021 ORCA February 2021 Members's Meeting - Virtual
18 Feb 2021 ORCA Social Equity and Racial Justice Committee Meeting - February 2021
25 Jan 2021 ORCA January Members' Meeting - Virtual
7 Dec 2020 ORCA December Members' Meeting - Virtual
3 Dec 2020 ORCA Social Equity and Racial Justice Committee Meeting - December 2020
26 Oct 2020 ORCA October Members' Meeting - Virtual
22 Oct 2020 ORCA Social Equity and Racial Justice Committee Meeting - October 2020
28 Sep 2020 ORCA September Members' Meeting - Virtual
24 Sep 2020 ORCA Social Equity and Racial Justice Committee Meeting
31 Aug 2020 ORCA August Members' Meeting - Virtual
27 Jul 2020 ORCA July Members' Meeting - Virtual
1 Jun 2020 May/June ORCA Virtual Members' Meeting - Virtual
27 Apr 2020 ORCA Virtual April Members' Meeting - Virtual
23 Apr 2020 COVID-19 & Cannabis/Hemp Webinar
30 Mar 2020 March 2020 ORCA Members' Meeting - Portland, OR
10 Mar 2020 NCIA Oregon Cannabis Caucus - Portland OR
25 Feb 2020 THE LOW DOWN on Cannabis and Banking in 2020
24 Feb 2020 February 2020 ORCA Members' Meeting - Portland, OR
27 Jan 2020 January 2020 ORCA Members' Meeting - Portland, OR
15 Jan 2020 NCIA Oregon Industry Social - Eugene, Jan. 15th
6 Dec 2019 2nd Annual Stomping Out Prohibition Party - (ORCA Holiday Party)
5 Dec 2019 Q4: Metrc Licensee User Group Meeting
28 Oct 2019 October 2019 ORCA Members' Meeting - Portland, OR
26 Oct 2019 High Times Cannabis Cup Competition - Oct 26th Portland, OR
23 Oct 2019 RAD EXPO: NATIONAL RETAIL & DISPENSARY EXPO - PORTLAND, OR
18 Oct 2019 Cannabis Community Talks (Sponsored by CPOT)
10 Oct 2019 Cannabis Community Talks (Sponsored by CPOT)
16 Sep 2019 September 2019 ORCA Members' Meeting - Portland, OR
12 Sep 2019 City of Portland- CPOT
4 Sep 2019 Q3: Metrc Licensee User Group Meeting
4 Sep 2019 Cannabis Science Conference
8 Aug 2019 City of Portland- CPOT
3 Aug 2019 INDO EXPO Portland August 2019
31 Jul 2019 ORCA Policy Working Group- July
31 Jul 2019 Shift Processing Webinar - What a Merchant Account can do for Cannabis Businesses
29 Jul 2019 July 2019 ORCA Members' Meeting - Portland, OR
18 Jul 2019 ORCA Regional Town hall, Mixer, & Speed Networking - Medford, OR
16 Jul 2019 ORCA Regional Town hall and Mixer - Bend, OR
15 Jul 2019 ORCA's Regional Town hall and Mixer - Eugene, OR
11 Jul 2019 City of Portland- CPOT
26 Jun 2019 ORCA Policy Working Group- June: National Market/ Export
13 Jun 2019 City of Portland- CPOT
6 Jun 2019 Members Brown Bag Update
6 Jun 2019 Metrc Licensee User Group Meeting
3 Jun 2019 May/June 2019 ORCA Members' Meeting
1 Jun 2019 The Hemp & Cannabis Connection - Medford, OR
24 May 2019 City of Portland 2019 Cannabis Social Equity Grant Application Due
21 May 2019 NCIA Lobby Day's DC
19 May 2019 The Grow Off Competition Kick Off
17 May 2019 Cultivation Classic 2019
14 May 2019 Right-Size Your Cost-Per-Gram
29 Apr 2019 April 2019 ORCA Members' Meeting - Portland
11 Apr 2019 City of Portland- CPOT
25 Mar 2019 March 2019 ORCA Members' Meeting: Portland
14 Mar 2019 City of Portland: Cannabis Policy Oversight Team (CPOT)
12 Mar 2019 Energy Efficient and Solar-Powered Mixed Light Cultivation
12 Mar 2019 ORCA Cannabis Lobby Day 2019- MARCH 12
7 Mar 2019 Cannabis Lobby Day Training & Leg Update - Bend, OR
5 Mar 2019 ORCA Lobby Training & Leg Update - Eugene, OR
4 Mar 2019 Grants Pass - Women in the Industry and Lobby Training
28 Feb 2019 Feb 28: OR Senate Committee On Business and General Government
25 Feb 2019 February 2019 ORCA Members' Meeting - Portland, OR
22 Jan 2019 Cannabis Collaborative Conference - Focus on the Future
7 Jan 2019 January 2019 ORCA Members' Meeting - Portland, OR
13 Dec 2018 New Revenue Coalition - Pre-Session Fundraiser 12/13
5 Dec 2018 Stomping Out Prohibition - A party for cannabis export!
26 Nov 2018 Nov. ORCA Members Meeting - Portland, OR
29 Oct 2018 Oct. ORCA Members Meeting - Eugene, OR with US Rep Peter DeFazio
28 Oct 2018 The DOPE Cup Oregon 2018 - Portland
10 Oct 2018 RAD EXPO: Retail & Dispensary Expo - Portland, OR
27 Sep 2018 International Cannabis Business Conference (ICBC) - Portland
24 Sep 2018 September ORCA Members Meeting - Portland
28 Aug 2018 Cannabis Science Conference - Portland, OR
27 Aug 2018 August ORCA Members Meeting - Portland
4 Aug 2018 INDO EXPO Portland August 2018
30 Jul 2018 July ORCA Members Meeting - Portland
25 Jul 2018 NCIA's Cannabis Business Summit & EXPO - San Jose, CA
12 Jul 2018 NCIA - Pacific Northwest Quarterly Cannabis Caucus
20 Jun 2018 Deschutes Cannabis Industry Mixer - June 20th
4 Jun 2018 ORCA Members Meeting - Portland
30 Apr 2018 ORCA Members Meeting - Eugene
27 Mar 2018 March Cannabis Mixer and Legislative Update - Eugene
26 Mar 2018 ORCA Members Meeting - Portland
26 Feb 2018 February 2018 ORCA Meeting
17 Jan 2018 RAD EXPO: NATIONAL RETAIL & DISPENSARY EXPO - PORTLAND, OR
18 Dec 2017 ORCA HOLIDAY PARTY 2017