Learn the Secrets of Cannabis Retail Success from Cova

Join Cova for a FREE one-day cannabis industry seminar designed to help you navigate the process of opening a cannabis dispensary in Illinois. With sessions covering startup advice, compliance tips, and operational best practices, this seminar is an opportunity for industry professionals from across the state to learn from the Cova team. RSVP now to secure your spot. 

IMPORTANT: Please make sure that each guest is registered to attend with their own email address.

  • Date: Thursday, October 10, 2019
  • Location: Embassy Chicago - O'Hare/Rosemont (5500 N River Rd.)

Seminar Agenda:

  • 9:30 - 10:45 a.m. How to Open a Cannabis Dispensary in Illinois
    • Key costs of opening a cannabis store
    • What you need to include in your business plan and how to score high on your license application
    • Tips to design a winning dispensary experience
  • 11:00 am - 12:00 p.m. The Basics of Compliance in Illinois
    • Top compliance issues and how to avoid them
    • What are the taxes and how they will be applied in IL
  • 1:00 - 2:30 p.m. Best Practices for Operating a Cannabis Store
    • Inventory management best practices
    • Metrics you need to measure to run a successful dispensary
    • How to recruit and manage employees
  • 3:00 - 4:00 p.m. Optional Demo of Cova POS
    • We'll apply everything discussed to the Cova Software suite  

Our seminar combines Cova’s 20 years of retail experiences with expertise from cannabis consultants, retail technologists, and retailers across US and Canada to help you successfully navigate this new industry. RSVP today!