May 21 - 23, 2021
  September 29 - October 2, 2021
  Mandalay Bay, Las Vegas

Budtender Awards created G4 Live with the vision to be the most ambitious & essential Cannabis Event. Life is short. Be present, be industrious, be you. This show is designed for people that want to take their business to the next level.

G4 Live & Budtender Awards collectively are creating a safe space to educate and support our community. During these new times, we are focusing on the health and safety of our event and all attendees. 

Let us be your safe space, together we’ll celebrate and create new memories.

May 21-23rd, 2021 & September 29th- October 2nd, 2021.

Safety Notice

G4 Live & Budtender Awards are working closely with Mandalay Bay, the Gaming Commission, Clark County & Nevada state to ensure the safety of all attendees. We will be enforcing Mandalay Bay’s Seven Point Plan and we will be updating safety rules & regulations as needed by the previously mentioned parties. See our G4 Live FAQs for more details.

Masks will be required at all events

*All CDC, Clark County, and Mandalay Bay Covid policies will be enforced.*

G4 Live Experience
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G4 Live Expo

Join the top-rated industry professionals at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center as they share the industry’s latest offerings and newest concepts. Exhibitor space is available.

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Clover Leaf University


Presented by Clover Leaf University

G4 Live partnered with Clover Leaf University to offer education programs for Budtenders as well anyone looking to learn more about the cannabis industry.

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Interested in becoming a speaker?

Keynotes & Speakers

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Brand certification

Brand Certification

Teach Budtenders from across the nation on what they’re selling and why they should recommend your products to their customers.

Brand Certification courses are an exclusive opportunity! Budtenders will leave with a certificate from you declaring them “Your Brand” Certified. Get your brand directly in front of the Budtenders & into the hands of your customers!

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Investor Summit

Pitch your brand to high level & celebrity investors!

G4 Live Investor Summit – Pricing

  • Speaker or Panel (25 Minutes) – $500
  • Investor Judge for Pitch Competition (300 Minutes) – Complimentary  
  • Presenting Company Investor Pitch Competition (18 Minutes) – $500
  • Investor Mixer (May 23, 2021) – $199.00 (Limited Tickets)
  • Package 1 – $4,000
    • Includes 
      • Exhibitor Booth ($3500)
      • 2 G4 Live 2-Day Passes ($249 Each)
      • Investor Summit Speaking Spot ($500)

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OG Awards

2021 “OG” Budtender Awards

The “OG” Awards will be awarded Oct. 2nd as the final event of G4 Live’s fall event. Every nomination counts as a vote!

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“Your Choice” Awards

The Sponsored “Your Choice” Awards are awarded during G4 Live‘s May Expo.

The “Your Choice” Awards are awards that the community creates! Nominate any Budtender for the award YOU think they deserve!

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Outdoor Party

G4 Live will be hosting an outdoor party at Mandalay Bay Beach featuring a DJ set by Travis Barker and special musical guests. Awarding of the “Excellence in Wellness” Sponsored by Barker Wellness.

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After Party!

May 21-23rd, 2021

-Schedule Subject to Change-

Sponsored By:

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Friday, May 21st

Saturday, May 22nd
10am-6pm Expo

(Oceanside Ballroom 2nd Floor of Mandalay Bay Convention Center)

Sunday, May 23rd
10am-5pm Expo

(Oceanside Ballroom 2nd Floor of Mandalay Bay Convention Center)

Investor Summit
Saturday May 22

(Breakout K)

Presented by The Herb

Hosted by Gia Kubik of Get Elevated w Gia KUNV 91.5 and moderated by Princess Viray of Sutter Securities 


  • 11:00 am – 11:45am Current Trends in Investment – Cannabinoids, Crypto Currency and NFTs OH MY!!
    • Adryenn Ashley
    • Donald Hayes-Ranns
    • Shane Fairbrother
    • Keith Allen, RMH Corp CEO & Managing Director


  • 11:45 am  – 12:45pm  Living the Green Dream
    • Larry Sheffler, Planet 13 Holdings Co-CEO and Board Member 
    • Keith Allen, RMH Corp CEO & Managing Director


  • 1:00 pm – 1:45pm Cultivation Production and Laboratory Testing – The Investment In Safety!
    • Paul Schloss CEO Redwood Cultivation
    • Sal Ali, CCO NLV Wellness
    • Chef Kristal Chamblee 
    • Brandon Kosman, CEO of Kosmic Gardens 
    • Tyree Brown, CEO Cannalysis Labs


  • 2:00pm – 2:45pm  R&D and marketing of new products using BIG data! 
    • Find out what they want and give it to them!
    • Matt Young, CEO APOP Media
    • Joseph Jaconi, COO John Daly Collection
    • Donald Hayes-Rann, CEO Tattoo Lovers Care 
    • Rob “Chief” Griffin, Retired Athlete/Cannabis Influencer 


  • 3:00m – 3:45 pm  Why you should invest in Social Equity
    • Nicole Buffong, Western Regional Director M4MM Minorities for Medical Marijuana 
    • Sal Ali, Founder of CECP Coalition for Equitable Cannabis Policies and The Compassion Club in Michigan 


  • 4:00-5:00  Education & Entertainment will Create More Demand
    • Rico Lamatte, CEO Canivision and Canniprenuer
    • Fred Smith, COO Canivision

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G4 Live Sponsors

Sponsorships Available!
Budtender Awards
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Cannapaid Logo
clover leaf university
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Pot Brothers at Law
CityTrees Charcoal
barker wellness
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G4 Live Exhibitors

Space is Available!


Budtender Awards
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barker wellness
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Pot Brothers at Law
The Canna Pro Wrestling Show
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Vegas Cannabis
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Cannabis Capitol