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QDG - Quality Challenges for Medicinal Marijuana

  • Brentwood Co-Op 4122 Brentwood Road Northwest Calgary, AB, T2L 1K8 Canada (map)


Brentwood Co-Op Community Room
The community team is in the basement floor and on the right side - once inside - from the main door.
Parking is free at this location.
4122 Brentwood Road North-West, Calgary, T2L 1K8


Quality Challenges for Medicinal Marijuana
Cannabis is an exciting new industry, developing at an unbelievable pace in Canada and across the globe. It is not just about growing plants. Quality Management is a key part of the production and processing to ensure consumers receive a safe, consistent product that they can trust.

The presentation will provide an insight into the emerging industry. Focusing on the development, implementation, and improvement of robust Quality Management Systems. We will discuss the challenges of weaving Quality into an industry that has been around for centuries.

Presenter: Bethan Rider

Bethan Rider (CQA) has been the Quality Manager at a federally licensed Cannabis production facility in Calgary for just over a year. She has over 20 years experience in various aspects of the Pharmaceutical and Food industries in the UK and North America. Bethan has been a member of ASQ since 2010 and has held the Certified Quality Auditor certification since December 2010.

Earlier Event: September 26
ASQ Calgary Leadership Elections
Later Event: October 11
West Jet Tour