Cannabis and the Workplace
Thursday, May 2 | 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
ATB Entrepreneur Centre, Calgary
Though cannabis is not new to Canada the legalization of it in 2018 was a significant change for our country. One area that many employers were concerned about was how they were going to manage legal cannabis in the workplace. In this short workshop we will discuss the impacts of cannabis legalization on our workplaces and how to mitigate your risk when it comes to cannabis.
The Speaker: Karen Stokke
Karen is a Chartered Professional in Human Resources (CPHR) with 15 years of experience in HR. She has worked in a variety of industries including Oil & Gas, Post-Secondary Education and Veterinary Medicine.Over the last 2 years Karen has worked in the cannabis industry helping to educate employers on how cannabis legalization will impact their workplace and how to update their policies to reflect this change. She currently works as an independent HR Consultant specializing in Policy Review & Development and Interim HR Solutions.