Meet our Faculty Mr. Sébastien Béguerie

Mr. Sébastien Béguerie

Alpha-CAT, France

Sébastien Béguerie holds a master’s degree in Plant Science with a specialisation in plant physiology and medical cannabis. Sébastien has performed hundreds of controlled laboratory tests on cannabis and worked with the leading medical cannabis companies in the world. He is a medical cannabis scientist expert with 7 years of experience in cannabis production optimisation and quality control.
Born in Marseille, France, in 2007 Sébastien first became interested in the science of cannabis in Italy at the cannabis department of Prof. Giampaolo Grassi, part of the Italian governmental Agriculture Research Institute, ISCI Rovigo. To know more about Prof. Grassi’s research Click here. After this he gained the sponsorship of Bedrocan BV to study at Wageningen University Research (WUR), in the Netherlands where he obtained his in Plant Sciences specialising in Horticulture and Plant Physiology. In 2010 he presented a poster (i.e. an article in graphic form with text abbreviation presenting key findings with bullet points and graphics) on clonal propagation of pharmaceutical cannabis during the 28th International Horticultural Congress in Lisbon.