AHPA Hemp-CBD Supplement Congress

Technical Workshops

AHPA regularly presents in-person technical workshops to train the herbal products industry on the latest tools and methods that help ensure high-quality products and compliance with federal and state regulations.

Upcoming Events

AHPA Hemp-CBD Supplement Congress

RESCHEDULED -- Aug. 26-27

Published: Tuesday, March 17, 2020

Event date: 8/23/2020 - 8/27/2020 Export event


NEW DATE: Aug. 26-27

Due to overwhelming demand, AHPA is presenting a second, expanded Hemp-CBD Supplement Congress in Portland, OR to provide companies with an understanding of federal and state legal and regulatory obligations and current issues and opportunities in the hemp-CBD market.


  • The Hemp-CBD Farm and Retail Financial Snapshot
  • Meeting Hemp Cultivation Challenges
  • Progress on Interim Final Rule (IFR) Implementation
  • Regulatory Update with FDA and States
  • A Primer on FDA Regulation of Hemp-CBD Supplements
  • Maximizing Sales by Minimizing Risks


Workshops (August 26)

Two workshops led by expert faculty will focus regulatory and technical issues pertinent to the hemp and CBD industries.

  • 8am-Noon -- Workshop
  • Noon-1pm – Lunch (for ALL workshop participants)
  • 1-5pp -- Workshop
  • 5:30-7:30pm -- Networking Reception (For ALL workshop and Congress attendees)

Congress (August 27)

  • 8am-8:20am – Registration and continental breakfast
  • 8:20-5:00pm – Congress Programming


The Benson Hotel

309 SW Broadway
Portland, OR 97205

Lodging Information

Guests should phone-in to 888.523.6766 or 503.228.2000, or email their reservation requests to reservations@bensonhotel.com.


Parking fees are $37/night, and are separate from and in addition to room rate and taxes, and subject to change between now and the date of the Congress.

Sponsorship Opportunities

Contact AHPA Director of Membership Development Amber Bennett to learn about sponsorship opportunities.


2020 Annual Fund Sponsors


AHPA appreciates the support of its sponsors, but does not endorse, recommend, or provide a warranty for any sponsor company, its products or services. AHPA has no responsibility for any transaction entered into with any of these companies.