Asterion Cannabis Inc. (P.ASTR) (“Asterion” or the “Company”), announces that it will be attending the Cowen Toronto Cannabis Summit on May 22, 2019 held at The Westin Harbour Castle, Toronto, Canada. Mr. Stephen Van Deventer, Asterion’s Chairman and CEO, has been invited to sit as one of three panelists on the Emerging Cannabis Companies Panel, to discuss Asterion’s domestic and international opportunities.
Mr. Stephen Van Deventer commented, “I am pleased to be representing Asterion as part of the Emerging Cannabis Companies panel, along with representatives of Pyxus International, Inc. and Sundial Growers Inc. Asterion looks forward to participating in interesting discussions about opportunities and trends in this evolving cannabis market space.”
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Asterion is a Canadian medicinal cannabis company with operations in Australia, specializing in medical cannabis and is focused on becoming an industry leader in next-generation cannabis products. The Company is focused on the future of precision agriculture and aims to produce the highest quality of genetically uniform cannabis strains, at an affordable price.
The Company is led by a team of highly experienced executives with over 120 years of combined experience in medical cannabis, renewable energy, capital markets, and other highly relevant sectors across North America, Oceania, Europe, Africa and Asia.
On Behalf of the Board of Directors
“Stephen Van Deventer”
Chairman & Chief Executive Officer
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