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High NY: Achieving Cannabis Reform
Jan 20, 2016 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm| $40
Described by Rolling Stone as “the point man” for drug policy reform efforts and “the real drug czar,” Ethan Nadelmann is the founder and executive director of the Drug Policy Alliance, the leading organization in the United States promoting alternatives to the war on drugs.
Ethan has played pivotal roles in most of the major drug policy reform ballot initiative campaigns in the United States on issues ranging from medical marijuana and marijuana legalization to prison reform, drug treatment and reform of asset forfeiture laws.
Ethan received his B.A., J.D., and Ph.D. in Political Science from Harvard as well as a Masters’ degree in International Relations from the London School of Economics, and taught at Princeton University for seven years. He has authored two books and his writings have appeared in most major media outlets in the U.S. as well as top academic journals
7:00 PM: Food, Wine & Schmoozing
7:30 PM: Ethan Nadelmann keynote + audience Q&A
8:15 PM: Networking & Community Time
9:00 PM: End