Association Québécoise de l'Industrie du Cannabis

Committees

The Association has formed committees whose mandates are in line with its vision to actively contribute to the responsible development of a regulatory framework adapted to Quebec and with the public health and safety objectives targeted by the legalization of cannabis.

Association Québécoise de l'Industrie du Cannabis

SQDC Relations Committee

The committee ensures that a partnership between the cannabis industry and the SQDC is established and maintained. The committee identifies priority issues for the industry and, in collaboration with the SQDC, implements collaborative mechanisms. Transparency and efficiency are at the heart of the committee's actions. In addition, recommendations are made with a perspective to develop the industry in accordance with the SQDC's mission and the regulations in force. The committee consults and informs the other members of the Quebec Cannabis Association on areas of collaboration with the SQDC.

Chair  AQIC Pierre Leclerc
Members  AQIC Michel Timperio, Rose Scinece Vie Daniel Simard, Origine Nature David Bow, Great White North George Goulakos, Cannara Nicholas Sosiak, Greentone Mariève Rodrigue, PurCann Pharma Raif Kadri, Hexo Sonia Isabel, Betralif Marc St-Arnaud, C3 Farm Jon Morrison, Organigram Nathalie Batten, Canopy growth Alison Currier .

Association Québécoise de l'Industrie du Cannabis

Canadian Cannabis Act review Committee

The committee is composed by cannabis producers, ancillary service providers and legal experts, to conduct interventions with the federal legislator on behalf of the Quebec industry. The committee also produces briefs which are presented during federal government consultations.

Chair  ROBIC Jason Moscovici
Members   Hexo Sonia Isabel et Marc Cyr, Greeetone Mariève Rodrigue, Canopy Growth Stéphane Couture, PurCann Pharma Pierre Plante, Navaya Claude Surprenant, Pilotre Michel Corbeil et Dany Renauld 

If you are interested in joining this committee, please send your application to info@aqic.ca.

 
Association Québécoise de l'Industrie du Cannabis

Craft and microproducers Committee

The committee's mission is to support the artisanal cannabis industry in Quebec and to develop the accessibility of artisanal cannabis for consumers by developing recommendations to support small and medium scale production in Quebec. The committee is recognized as the voice of Quebec's artisanal producers in AQIC's governing bodies

Chair  Fuga Philippe Laperrière
Members  call for interest underway
If you are interested in joining this committee, please send your application to info@aqic.ca.

Association Québécoise de l'Industrie du Cannabis

Government Relations Committee

The committee creates action plans and produces awareness and information tools to elected officials and civil servants. The committee has a good understanding of the loan and grant application process for government programs. All activities are conducted within strict compliance with lobbying laws.

Chair  AQIC Pierre Leclerc
Members  Canopy Growth Stéphane Couture, Navaya Claude Surprenant, Pilote Michel Corbeil et Dany Renauld
If you are interested in joining this committee, please send your application to info@aqic.ca.

Association Québécoise de l'Industrie du Cannabis

Labor Committee

The Committee's mission is to support employers and the workforce by setting up projects to promote careers related to the cannabis industry and contribute to the visibility and knowledge of employment in the sector. Identify and keep up to date workforce needs and issues in collaboration with educational institutions, industry, governments and stakeholders. Develop consultation and coordination mechanisms between organizations and workers, improve knowledge of the sector and contribute to ensure qualified succession.

Chair  Rose Science Vie Danioel Simard
Members   AQIC Pierre Leclerc, Rose Science Vie Gabriela Loureiro 

If you are interested in joining this committee, please send your application to info@aqic.ca.

 
Association Québécoise de l'Industrie du Cannabis

Medical Committee 

The mandate of the committee is to contribute to the advancement of knowledge about medical cannabis, support the accessibility of medical cannabis, and share its expertise with stakeholders. The committee develops and recommends national policies for a safe and secure medical cannabis environment and makes recommendations on best practices, training, and actions necessary for its administration. The committee participates in working groups related to its mandate.

Chair  Fuga Philippe Laperrière
Members  call for interest underway
If you are interested in joining this committee, please send your application to info@aqic.ca.

Association Québécoise de l'Industrie du Cannabis

Scientific Committee

The mandate of the committee is to contribute to the advancement of knowledge about cannabis, its components, effects and applications, and to the advancement of science. The committee advises and recommends priorities and directions for research activities and the implementation of research programs. The committee makes available to members the state of the literature, facilitates relations between the scientific community by sharing information with universities, research centers and research funds, and by informing its members of research project opportunities and possibilities of collaboration with researchers or experts. The committee participates in working groups related to its mandate.

Chair  PurCann Pharma Hugo St-Laurent
Members  call for interest underway
If you are interested in joining this committee, please send your application to info@aqic.ca.