july 19, 2018

ResponsiTech Offers ‘Protecting Your License by Protecting Youth’ Workshop at NCIA Business Summit

July 18, 2018 - (Redondo Beach CA) -- ResponsiTech will conduct a ‘Protecting Your License by Protecting Youth’ Workshop at NCIA Business Summit on Thursday July 26 12:30 – 2:00 PM at the Retail & Dispensary Lounge.

Joan Irvine CEO & Co-Founder will provide an overview of youth safety and the importance of self-regulation and compliance with such legislation as California AB 3067: Potential Online Advertising Youth Safety Restrictions and Federal US The Marijuana Freedom and Opportunity Act. 

Tim Henning, CTO & Co-Founder and digital forensics expert will discuss an industry-specific parental filtering label and other technology since law enforcement will not continue to accept “Are You Over 21 – Yes or No” -- and the importance of having your site and the affiliate traffic directed to your site monitored by a third-party. 

Alastair Graham Co-Founder and CEO of AgeChecked will provide information on age verification and how to keep youth away from your business and website while protecting the privacy of your customers. 

Scott Rabinowitz CEO of Buoyancy Digital will show you what you need to do to have your ads accepted by publishers and digital media, and how this both protects your company and increases your revenues. 

Kieren McCarthy ED of Youth Safety Technology Foundation (YSTF) will talk about industry self-regulation, policy development and the Responsitech Youth Safety Plan for various applications. 

Stephen Bugbee Co-Founder will provide insight from a decade in the cannabis industry utilizing software applications for regulator management of cannabis, transactions, tracking, reporting to government agencies and how age verification interact and integrates. He sits on the board of multiple cannabis businesses as well as has been influential in several CBD and cannabis startups; including Alternate Health Canada, Support Your Buds, Madison/8 and he is President of CanaPass

About Responsitech 

Responsible Internet Technology Company (ResponsiTech) provides a broad range of youth safety technology and services including state-of-the art age verification technology and age-restricted ad buying services. ResponsiTech assists companies in restricting illicit youth access and demonstrates the industry’s ability to self-regulate and comply with government restrictions with regards to youth safety. It helps shelter its members from regulatory threats, providing best practices for the industry at large. 

About YSTF 

The Youth Safety Technology Foundation (YSTF) develops youth safety policies for the cannabis industry with a focus on how technology can be used to restrict youth access. YSTF also puts together best practice guidelines through its international team of policy experts, business leaders and law enforcement representatives. 

For additional details, please contact: 

Joan Irvine 

P – 011 (424) 262 7204