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It’s not your grandparents’ weed industry.

Times have changed since baby boomers rolled their first joints — and they’ll continue to change when marijuana is legalized this year.

To learn more about the changing industry, thousands of people hit up the Shaw Conference Centre for CannabisCon, which made its way to Edmonton for the first time this weekend. The conference features speakers, seminars and exhibitors for businesses and consumers interested in the booming industry.

“We’ve got everybody from the people who can build your building to what goes inside it, [and] those that can give you advice on getting licensing,” said show manager Lisa Marin.

Show manager Lisa Marin says people can learn about breaking into the weed industry at CannabisCon.

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