Entries by Alain Daniel

GCAC presents the Citizen Green Platform at Oslo Innovation Week

GCAC, represented by Anastasija Plotnikova – Head of European Operations, has participated in the Oslo Innovation Week. At OIW, startups and entrepreneurs with a global potential meet experienced investors and corporates. It’s where scientists working on cutting-edge technologies meet experts from around the world to learn from each other and create productive collaborations. Among fields […]

How Big Data Will Revolutionize the Medical Cannabis Industry

As the medical marijuana industry continues to grow across the United States, so does the astounding amount of data to collect across all aspects of the industry. From regulatory bodies to cultivators, to consumers, everyone involved, or considering involvement, in the medical cannabis industry has something to gain from the collection of big data. Understanding […]

Current Gaps in Medical Cannabis Data

Although the medical cannabis industry continues to expand across the United States, the continued lack of cohesive data on the use of medical cannabis continues to cause apprehension from doctors and physicians when recommending medical cannabis. As medical cannabis legislation becomes more widely-accepted across the US, doctors and physicians charged with recommending a patient’s treatment […]

How dispensaries can build a loyal community around them

Dispensaries are popping up on every corner in states where medical marijuana is legal, and for good reason. This multi-billion dollar industry is projected to double its total retail sales in the next three years, with the potential to rake in $6.8 billion in 2021. While eager entrepreneurs continue to line up, the competition is […]

Matching Cannabis Treatment to Condition and Individual is Critical

While the legalization of cannabis seemed like a pipe dream only a decade ago, over the past few years legislation worldwide has shifted in favor of the plant’s presence in healthcare. This swift attitude adjustment places the seedling medical marijuana industry in a peculiar place: although enormous anecdotal evidence affirms the efficacy of cannabis in […]