This weekend at the Town and Country Hotel in San Diego, located in the heart of San Diego’s Mission Valley, the World CBD Expo is bringing together professionals, educators, and business from around the country. The expo takes place March 9th and 10th is an event dedicated entirely to CBD. The focus will be on CBD Vendors, presentations, seminars from experts and professionals as well as personal testimonies from people that have experienced the benefits of CBD.

The event will have numerous educational seminars focusing on the medicinal values of CBD, the proper dosage for pets, and various delivery methods for taking CBD. There will also be product demonstrations of cutting-edge industry products. Hundreds of CBD brands will be represented in several showrooms.

The expo will feature important topics surrounding CBD including:

  • Health
  • Lifestyle
  • Oils
  • Tinctures
  • Pet care
  • Beauty
  • Edibles
  • Cartridges
  • Topicals

Full event Business Passes are available at $100 and include 2 hours early access, access to all exhibitors, all seminars, access to speakers, free samples of CBD products, and easy access to the event.

Individuals who don’t want to attend the whole weekend can purchase day passes for $35 which include access to all exhibitors, all seminars, speakers, free samples of CBD products, and easy access to the event.

Papa & Barkley’s Guest Speaker Keiko Beatie

Speaking on behalf of Papa & Barkley is speaker, writer, and consultant Keiko Beatie. Keiko is currently a board member of OC Normal, the California Cannabis Tourism Association, and Director of Education Coral Cove Cannabis Resort and has worked in the Cannabis industry as an educator and advocate for over three decades.

A brief bio of Keiko:

Keiko Beatie has been a practitioner of Ayurveda, Chinese and Holistic Medicine since the 1970’s. Her specialty in Bach Flower and Homeopathics has continued with whole plant cannabis medicine and focusing on education to the community for better patient care and health and well-being.  She speaks at many mainstream CBD and cannabis conference across the country on subjects Senior Education with CBD & THC, Pain Management, Edibles, Topicals, Patient Care, Minorities in Cannabis, How to Create a Business in Cannabis, just to name a few.   Her background, education and knowledge on the whole plant has assisted many to be able to be in this industry and community, but most of all heal themselves from many serious diseases.

Keiko’s outreach has brought her to the County Fairs in California cooking with hemp and CBD, to enable outreach to the mainstream the benefits of hemp and cannabis.  She is a Board Member of NORML OC, Director of Education for Coral Cove Cannabis Jamaica, Contributing Writer for for Weedmaps and on the Board for the Cannabis Tourism Association.  In the past Keiko created the first cannabis-based TV network on Roku TV The US Weed Chanel, former Leadership Women Grow, Instructor at CCI Cannabis Career Institute, and Co-Host of Hemp Radio. She resides in Orange County, Ca and was formally on the OC Election as a Precinct Inspector for 25 years, a PTA President and supported many non-profit organizations within the OC and cannabis community. Her mission statement is “Acceptance and legalization through education and outreach” for positive CBD and Cannabis patient care for better health and well-being.

Keiko will be speaking about how to gain more education about the benefits of CBD as well as specifically how to shop for CBD if you are a first-time buyer.

Shopping for CBD

We have recently launched our newest CBD line of products, Papa & Barkley Essentials, that features Hemp Infused products based on our award-winning formulations. For people who are just experiencing CBD or are entirely new to CBD the World CBD Expo is a great opportunity to learn more about CBD and the amazing benefits you can gain by incorporating it into your health and wellness routine. Whether you need CBD for pain management, health and wellness, or even for sports performance and recovery, our products can help provide the positive benefits of this amazing plant.

MCT Oil & Cannabis Tinctures

All Papa & Barkley CBD products utilize our Whole Plant Infusion Process and provide the full spectrum of phytonutrients and terpene profiles of cannabis. We have also simplified the dosing method by providing an accurate chart which you can use to quick-start your experience. Check out our full line of products on Papa & Barkley and Papa & Barkley Essentials.

Want to Attend the World CBD Expo?

Please visit World CBD Expo directly for tickets:

Follow Keiko at:

IG Account: @keikobeatie


About Papa & Barkley

Founded by caring for the ones we love, we are a team of scientists, caregivers, and advocates who are committed to producing safe and reliable products from the whole plant. Our products are 100% solvent free and are offered in ratios of CBD and THC for a variety of conditions.