The Cannabinoid Drug Discovery Symposium


17th Nov 2020


London UK
London Heathrow Marriott Hotel

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The Cannabinoid Drug Discovery Symposium

This special one-day symposium on Cannabinoid Drug Discovery will explore in detail the latest drug discovery developments from leading biotech and pharmaceutical companies targeting the endocannabinoid system (ECS), and creating a new class of regulated therapeutics.

The symposium is co-located with 5th Medicinal Chemistry and Protein Degradation Summit and 4th Global Pharma R&D AI, Data Science and Informatics Summit. Both meetings take place on 16-17 November 2020 and The Cannabinoid Drug Discovery Symposium will take place on 17th November.

Track hop

Attend any of the talks at all three meetings.

The 2020 Speaker Panel

How Will You Benefit


  • Learn about novel fatty acid-binding protein 5 inhibitors as modulators of the ECS
  • Explore how AI is driving cannabinoid drug discovery
  • Discover the therapeutic potential CB1/iNOS inhibitor in pulmonary fibrosis
  • Hear about the development of drug derived fluorescent probes for specific visualization of the cannabinoid type 2 receptor
  • Get an update on phase II clinical trial to treat chronic insomnia


This programme is designed to create a collaborative environment in which you can create enduring relationships across the full range of cannabinoid pharmaceutical discovery and development.

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The agenda in brief

  • Molecular biology and target identification of the endocannabinoid system (ECS) 
  • Chemical biology for target validation of the ECS
  • New methods for synthesizing cannabinoids & the medicinal chemistry of ECS modulators
  • Lead optimization & Pre-clinical development


What you will get


London Heathrow Marriott Hotel

London Heathrow Marriott900

Bath Road, Harlington, Hayes, Middlesex, UB3 5AN

2020 Sponsors

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Pricing and Registration


3 for the price of 2 offer
Discount applied automatically when registering 3 places at once.

Contact [email protected] for two-day passes to hear talks given on 16 November at the Medicinal Chemistry and Protein Degradation Summit or at the Global Pharma R&D AI, Data Science and Informatics Summit.

Not applicable for solution provider companies or compatible with any other offers or discount codes.

The conference fee includes
  • All conference sessions
  • Lunches and refreshments
  • Access to exhibition room
  • All networking forums
  • Conference workbook
  • e-documentation pack
Register now

Option 1 – Please phone +44 (0) 1865 671957 ext. 207 and we will take your details over the phone
Option 2 – Please complete the form below to pay online


Register now to ensure your place

If you would also like to hear talks given on 16 November at the Medicinal Chemistry and Protein Degradation Summit or at the Global Pharma R&D AI, Data Science and Informatics Summit please contact [email protected] for two-day passes. 

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Industry Fee


Standard registration for those not in the categories below

Solution Provider Fee


This fee applies to organisations offering services and/or business & technology solutions and also to business consultants.

We accept the following cards through Worldpay
  • Visa
  • Visa Electron
  • Mastercard
  • Maestro
  • JCB

Step 2: Delegate Information

2020 Confirmed Sponsors


Sponsors and exhibitors at our conferences have the opportunity to meet and form partnerships with delegates on a formal and informal basis in a relaxed and professional atmosphere.

Our sponsorship packages offer a wide range of attendance options to suit your budget and business needs in order to maximize return on investment.

If there is any other way you would like to sponsor or increase branding for your company at the event, please get in touch and we will be able to offer you a bespoke service.

Twenty-Minute Prearranged One-to-One Meetings

Select which delegates you would like to meet in a series of prearranged twenty-minute one-to-one meetings, held during breakout sessions from the main conference agenda. Our conference team will be available at the sessions to ensure all your meetings take place on time. 

Pre or Post Event Workshops

Host your own half or full day pre or post event workshop to a dedicated audience around a subject of your choice. Global Engage will assist with the marketing of your workshop to provide a guaranteed audience.

Pre-Event Marketing & Branding

Market to our event database and / or increase brand awareness through taking a poster position or sponsoring one of the refreshment breaks, lunches, drinks receptions or poster sessions. This can be supplemented by branding options such as placing your logo on the attendee lanyards or conference bags. 


Showcase your technologies and products throughout the conference in the dedicated exhibition areas where all refreshment breaks and lunches take place, as well as the networking drinks reception at the end of day one.

Speaking Opportunities

Options include:

  • 30-minute speaker presentations
  • Chairing / panelist positions during a 30-minute panel discussion
  • Hosting a 1-hour workshop within the conference program
Sponsorship Opportunities

For further details please contact
Faizel Ismail 
Telephone +44 (0) 1865 849841 or
email [email protected]

Media Partners

If you are interested in partnering with us, please contact [email protected]

Contact us about sponsoring the
The Cannabinoid Drug Discovery Symposium

Call us on +44 (0)1865 849 841

For details on attendees, packages and new opportunities, please contact our sponsorship team who will quickly provide everything you need to assess the conference for yourself.