13 Friday

 
11:30 am - 12:00 am
Opening & welcome

12:30 – 12:50
Spanish Medicinal Cannabis Observatory (OECM)

Spanish Medicinal Cannabis Observatory (OECM)

The Spanish Medicinal Cannabis Observatory (OECM) is born in October 2015 with the need to promote, coordinate and develop activities and projects oriented to improve the knowledge about properties and medicinal uses of cannabis and its derivatives. Furthermore, it aims to advise public and private entities and inform the institutions, media and civil society about cannabis knowledge current situation, based on the results of scientific research and clinical trials.

Speaker:
Carola Pérez
13:00 – 13:40
Cannabis and pain

Cannabis and pain

The Spanish Medicinal Cannabis Observatory (OECM) is born in October 2015 with the need to promote, coordinate and develop activities and projects oriented to improve the knowledge about properties and medicinal uses of cannabis and its derivatives. Furthermore, it aims to advise public and private entities and inform the institutions, media and civil society about cannabis knowledge current situation, based on the results of scientific research and clinical trials.

13:50 – 14:30
Cannabis and cancer

Cannabis and cancer

The Spanish Medicinal Cannabis Observatory (OECM) is born in October 2015 with the need to promote, coordinate and develop activities and projects oriented to improve the knowledge about properties and medicinal uses of cannabis and its derivatives. Furthermore, it aims to advise public and private entities and inform the institutions, media and civil society about cannabis knowledge current situation, based on the results of scientific research and clinical trials.

15:30 – 16:15
Cannabis and quality of life

Cannabis and quality of life

The Spanish Medicinal Cannabis Observatory (OECM) is born in October 2015 with the need to promote, coordinate and develop activities and projects oriented to improve the knowledge about properties and medicinal uses of cannabis and its derivatives. Furthermore, it aims to advise public and private entities and inform the institutions, media and civil society about cannabis knowledge current situation, based on the results of scientific research and clinical trials.

16:30 – 18:00
Responsible usage of cannabis: from theory to practice

Responsible usage of cannabis: from theory to practice

Press media and anti-drug propaganda exaggerate the negative aspects of cannabis and normally present their users as irresponsible, addicts or not trustworthy. On this conference we will review the different theoretical aspects and practice experiences that prove that a non problematic usage of cannabis is not only possible but a strategy to be promoted from the public health institutions.

18:30 – 19:30
CBD therapeutic potential in psychotic issues

CBD therapeutic potential in psychotic issues

Over the last years, CBD has proven its efficiency against several illness and diseases. Recent studies have revealed its capacity to regenerate damaged brains, as well as many therapeutic qualities to face diverse mental pathologies and disorders.

14 Saturday


11:30 am - 12:00 am
Opening & welcome

13:30 - 14:15
Hash Marihuana & Hemp Museum

Hash Marihuana & Hemp Museum

Round table “Hemp: Back to the Future”

Together with three hemp specialists we delve into the past, present and future of the cannabis plant, to stress how useful this plant was in history and how we might use it to better our world today and tomorrow.

Hash Marihuana & Hemp Museum

The Hash Marihuana & Hemp Museum manages and presents a unique collection of more than 12,000 objects related to all aspects of the cannabis plant. The collection is divided over two venues, a canal house in downtown Amsterdam and a modernist palace in Barcelona.

15:30 – 16:15
Pannagh Case: a process to regulation

Pannagh Case: a process to regulation

The lawyer Hector Brotons and the activist Martín Barriuso will perform a conference together in which they will analyze the latest updates of the Pannagh case, not only that but also the performance of the associations within the legal model of the constitutional frame. Proving with all this, a viable, sociable and responsible regulation model which has been and continues to be the example for the regulation in other countries.

 

16:30 - 18:00
Cannabis & sex

Cannabis & sex

Cannabis and pornography have been used since time immemorial to satisfy our sexuality and to solve sexual related problems. This roundtable will analyze cannabis and sexuality investigations, their traditional uses in this context and the role of pornography on the current society.

18:30 - 20:00
Psychoactive letters: culture, communication and literature

Psychoactive letters: culture, communication and literature

The marriage between psychoactive substances and words has been a part of humanity since the beginning of ci- vilization. Even with the modern demonization of drugs such as cannabis, people have been looking for inspiration, widening of perspective and wellness in psychoactive drugs. This roundtable will focus on the close relationship between drug use and cultural production. We will approach cannabis culture, the current social communication about psychoactive substances and will end with a reflection on psychoactive poetry.