Tommy Chong Appears at ICBC in San Francisco

Mr. Man himself, Tommy Chong, headlined a busy opening day at the International Cannabis Business Conference at the Grand Hyatt in San Francisco.

Feb. 13 schedule:

9:30 am – Former U.S. Surgeon General Jocelyn Elders (keynote)

10:30 am – Congressmen Earl Blumenauer and Dana Rohrabacher

11:30 am – California Regulations (moderated by Dale Sky Jones)

2 pm – Legalization in California (moderated by Debby Goldsberry)

3 pm – The State of Oregon and Colorado (Anthony Johnson)

3:45 – Canada Update (Philippe Lucas)

4:20 – Tommy Chong (interviewed by Steve Bloom

CelebStoner’s Steve Bloom interviews Tommy Chong at the ICBC in San Francisco on Feb. 13. (Photo by Matt Emrich)

Saturday night's after-party at Pier 23 featured Bay Area hip-hop legend Del Tha Funky Homosapien and reggae toaster Rocker T.

Feb. 14 schedule:

9:30 am – Andrew Sullivan (keynote)

10:30 am – Emerging Legal Issues (Henry Wykowski)

11:30 pm – How to Pitch Your Cannabiz

2 pm – Cannabis Around the World (moderated by Todd McCormick, with Arjan Roskam)

3:30 pm – Entrepreneur Panel

Steve Bloom

Steve Bloom

Publisher of, former editor of High Times and Freedom Leaf and co-author of Pot Culture and Reefer Movie Madness.