Sixth Native American Leadership Forum – West

December 3-4, 2018

Hilton Waikiki Beach, Honolulu HI

This hands-on interactive accelerator allows participants to practice leadership thought and action in real time. As a leader you are the heartbeat of your tribe or organization. Your ability to leverage new ways of thinking, speaking and acting can have an enormous impact on productivity, profitability and overall effectiveness. Meet and interact with leaders from around the country and share best practices while receiving new ideas to help innovate progress.

Fourth Native American Cannabis & Hemp Conference

October 15-16, 2018

Viejas Casino & Resort, Alpine, CA

Prominent experts in the industry will come together to discuss the most recent legal, economic, social, and policy changes that are allowing Native America to enter into the cannabis market. Every day there is change, and we intend to sum it all up for you! This is a must-attend event if your tribe is considering other means to drive revenue and create jobs, or if you are a professional with products or expertise looking to partner with a tribe to take advantage of the many benefits offered when entering into a business relationship on reserve land.

12th Annual Native American Economic Development Conference

June 4-5, 2018

Disney’s Grand Californian Hotel & Spa, Anaheim, CA

The 12th Annual Native American Economic Development Conference was held on June 4th-5th, 2018 at Disney’s Grand Californian Hotel & Spa in Anaheim, CA. Through a variety of tracks, panels and interactive round-table discussions, attendees engaged with top experts focusing on economic diversification.

Third Annual Native American Women’s Leadership Training

June 6th, 2018

Disney’s Grand Californian Hotel & Spa, Anaheim, CA

The Third Annual Native American Women’s Leadership Training was held on June 6th, 2018 at Disney’s Grand Californian Hotel & Spa in Anaheim, CA!
Over 100 women from tribes all across the country come together to:
Connect | Learn | Exchange Ideas | Elevate each other

Seventh Annual Native American Housing Conference

June 4-5, 2018

Disney’s Grand Californian Hotel & Spa, Anaheim, CA

The Seventh Annual Native American Housing Conference was held on June 4th-5th, 2018 at Disney’s Grand Californian Hotel & Spa in Anaheim, CA! Through a series of panels and round-table discussions, attendees heard from top experts in the housing field on the state of housing in Native America.

Ninth Annual Native American Healthcare Conference

June 4-5, 2018

Disney’s Grand Californian Hotel & Spa, Anaheim, CA

The Ninth Annual Native American Healthcare Conference was held on June 4th-5th, 2018 at Disney’s Grand Californian Hotel & Spa in Anaheim, CA! Through a series of panels and round table discussions, healthcare directors and Tribal Leaders heard from the industry’s top experts on mental health, preventative disease and wellness, among other topics.

Second Annual Tribal Leaders National Emergency Management Mid-Year Briefing

June 4-5, 2018

Disney’s Grand Californian Hotel & Spa, Anaheim, CA

The Second Annual Tribal Leaders National Emergency Management Mid-Year Briefing was held on June 4th-5th, 2018 at Disney’s Grand Californian Hotel & Spa in Anaheim, CA. In our ongoing effort to keep tribes informed and safe, Native Nation Events was happy to welcome The National Tribal Emergency Management Council (NTEMC) to discuss critical topics, expert speakers and updates to support tribal leaders in ensuring their tribe’s wellbeing.

NNE Group’s Gaming & Hospitality Active Threat & Crisis Management Symposium

April 30-May 1, 2018

Park MGM Las Vegas, formerly the Monte Carlo, Las Vegas, NV

The world we live in will only grow in uncertainty. The use of terror tactics is on the rise. Yet most security experts are armed with only a handful of linear checklists and status-quo tactics aimed at yesterday’s threats. As leaders of enterprises in which hundreds of thousands of people walk through each year, concern for their well-being and safety as well as your employees, not to mention your brand, is imperative. Great leaders lead and don’t shy away from uncertainty or the complexity it engenders. Instead they embrace it by taking the steps needed to ensure every measure imaginable has been taken to circumvent a catastrophic event from occurring.

11th Annual Tribal Casino & Hotel Development Conference

March 26-27, 2018

Pechanga Resort & Casino, Temecula, CA

The 11th Annual Tribal Casino & Hotel Development Conference was held on March 26-27, 2018 at the newly renovated Pechanga Resort & Casino in Temecula, CA. This unique conference was dedicated to the design and development of Tribal-owned casinos, resorts and hotels. Tribal Leaders gathered with industry professionals to discuss the most relevant topics in the casino and hospitality business.

Fifth Annual Tribal General Manager & Casino Executive Exchange

February 25-27, 2018

Hilton La Jolla Torrey Pines, La Jolla, CA

The Fifth Annual Tribal General Manager & Casino Executive Exchange took place on February 25th-27th, 2018 at the Hilton La Jolla Torrey Pines in La Jolla, CA. This event brought together GMs and Casino Executives from Tribal-owned casinos for two+ days of professional, moderator-led round table discussions, small group break-out sessions, peer-to-peer dialogues and plenty of networking opportunities.

Opioids: Indian Country Demands to be Part of the National Conversation

February 13, 2018 at 12:00 PM

P.J. Clarke’s, Washington DC

This complimentary luncheon and information session is open to all Elected Tribal Leaders and a guest.

Eighth Annual Native American Human Resources Conference

January 28-30, 2018

Viejas Casino & Resort, Alpine, CA

The Eighth Annual Native American Human Resources Conference was held on January 28-30, 2018 at the Viejas Casino & Resort in Alpine, CA. Through a series of panels, workshops and round-table discussions, attendees heard from top experts in the human resources field on various topics and discuss real-life scenarios among and between attendees, facilitators and speakers.

Fifth Annual Native American Leadership Forum – West

December 11 – 12, 2017

The Monte Carlo in Las Vegas, NV

The Fifth Annual Native American Leadership Forum – West was held on December 11th-12th 2017 at The Monte Carlo in Las Vegas, NV.  This unique forum put into practice and strengthened courageous communication skills for creating peaceful, productive working relationships and operations at all levels, compassionate accountability, and effective collaboration with partners, employees, investors, and other stakeholders.

Eighth Annual Native American Healthcare Conference

November 5 – 7, 2017

Morongo Casino, Resort & Spa, Cabazon, CA

The Eighth Annual Native American Healthcare Conference took place on November 5-7, 2017 at Morongo Casino, Resort & Spa in Cabazon, CA.. Through a series of panels and round table discussions, healthcare directors and Tribal Leaders heard from the industry’s top experts on mental health, preventative disease and wellness, among other topics.

Midwest Native American Human Resources Conference

October 10 – 11, 2017

Aloft Oklahoma City Downtown-Bricktown, Oklahoma City, OK

The Midwest Native American Human Resources Conference was held on October 10-11 at the Aloft Oklahoma City Downtown-Bricktown in Oklahoma City, OK. Through a series of panels, workshops and round-table discussions, attendees heard from top experts in the human resources field on various topics and discuss real-life scenarios among and between attendees, facilitators and speakers.

Fourth Tribal Financial Management & Leadership Symposium

September 28-29, 2017

Morgan Stanley, New York, NY

The Fourth Tribal Financial Management & Leadership Symposium was held on September 28th and 29th, 2017 at Morgan Stanley in New York, NY. This exclusive two-day event will focus on one of the most important aspects of a tribe’s economic future – financial management. Attendees learned about the state of the economy, building a financial constitution, both long-term and short-term investments, alternative investment options and much more.

Second Annual Native American Women’s Leadership Training

June 7, 2017

Westgate Las Vegas Resort & Casino, Las Vegas, NV

The Second Annual Native American Women’s Leadership Training was held on June 7th, 2017 at the Westgate Las Vegas Resort & Casino in Las Vegas, NV. This training provided interactive content that allows you to acquire new skills while learning best practices from other female leaders.

Eleventh Annual Native American Economic Development Conference

June 5 – 6, 2017

Westgate Las Vegas Resort & Casino, Las Vegas, NV

The Eleventh Annual Native American Economic Development Conference was held on June 5th-6th, 2017 at the Westgate Las Vegas Resort & Casino in Las Vegas, NV. Through a variety of tracks, panels and interactive round-table discussions, attendees engaged with top experts focusing on economic diversification.

Sixth Annual Native American Housing Conference

June 5 – 6, 2017

Westgate Las Vegas Resort & Casino, Las Vegas, NV

The Sixth Annual Native American Housing Conference was held on June 5th-6th, 2017 at the Westgate Las Vegas Resort & Casino in Las Vegas, NV. Through a series of panels and round-table discussions, attendees heard from top experts in the housing field on the state of housing in Native America. Regardless of your tribe’s focus, you’ll explore programs aimed at helping you serve your entire community.

Third Annual Tribal Accounting Conference

June 5 – 6, 2017

Westgate Las Vegas Resort & Casino, Las Vegas, NV

The Third Annual Tribal Accounting Conference was held on June 5-6, 2017 at the Westgate Las Vegas Resort & Casino in Las Vegas, NV. Attendees had the opportunity to network for two days with tribal leaders and accounting professionals to exchange expertise and ideas.

Tribal Leaders National Emergency Management Conference & FEMA Emergency Management Course

June 5 – 6, 2017

Westgate Las Vegas Resort & Casino, Las Vegas, NV

The Tribal Leaders National Emergency Management Conference & FEMA Emergency Management Course was held on June 5th-6th, 2017 at the Westgate Las Vegas Resort & Casino in Las Vegas, NV. In our ongoing effort to keep tribes informed and safe, Native Nation Events was happy to welcome The National Tribal Emergency Management Council (NTEMC) to bring you critical topics, expert speakers and updates to support tribal leaders in ensuring their tribe’s wellbeing.

Tenth Annual Tribal Casino & Hotel Development Conference

May 7 – 9, 2017

Viejas Casino & Resort, Alpine, CA

The Tenth Annual Tribal Casino & Hotel Development Conference was held on May 7-9, 2017. This unique conference was dedicated to the design and development of Tribal-owned casinos, resorts and hotels. Tribal Leaders gathered with industry professionals to discuss the most relevant topics in the casino and hospitality business.

Advanced Leadership Forum

April 3 – 4, 2017

Hilton Waikiki Beach, Waikiki, Hawaii

The Advanced Leadership Forum was held on April 3-4 in Waikiki, Hawaii and was a hands-on interactive accelerator that allows participants to practice leadership thought and action in real time. Attendees were able to meet and interact with leaders from around the country and share best practices while receiving new ideas to help innovate progress.

Fourth Annual General Manager & Casino Executive Exchange

February 12 – 14, 2017

Hilton La Jolla Torrey Pines, La Jolla, CA

The Fourth Annual General Manager & Casino Executive Exchange took place on February 12th-14th, 2017 at the Hilton La Jolla Torrey Pines in La Jolla, CA. This event will brought together GMs and Casino Executives from Tribal-owned casinos for two+ days of professional, moderator-led round table discussions, small group break-out sessions, peer-to-peer dialogues and plenty of networking opportunities.

Seventh Annual Native American Human Resources Conference

January 22 – 24, 2017

The Disneyland Hotel, Anaheim, CA

The Seventh Annual Native American Human Resources Conference was held on January 22-24, 2017 at The Disneyland Hotel in Disneyland in Anaheim, CA. Through a series of panels, workshops and round-table discussions, attendees heard from top experts in the human resources field on various topics and discuss real-life scenarios among and between attendees, facilitators and speakers.

Third Native American Cannabis Conference

December 5 – 6, 2016

Viejas Casino & Resort, Alpine, CA

The Third Native American Cannabis Conference took place on December 5th & 6th at Viejas Casino & Resort in Alpine, CA. Prominent experts in the industry came together to discuss the most recent legal, economic, social, and policy changes that are allowing Native America to enter into the cannabis market.

Fourth Annual Native American Leadership Forum – West

December 1 – 2, 2016

The Monte Carlo, Las Vegas, NV

The premier of the Fourth Annual Native American Leadership Forum – West was held on December 1-2nd, 2016 at The Monte Carlo in Las Vegas, NV. This interactive, hands-on training provided opportunities to practice and master leadership and management communications for tribal and organizational success.

Seventh Annual Native American Healthcare Conference

November 14 – 15, 2016

Viejas Casino & Resort, Alpine, CA

The Seventh Annual Native American Healthcare Conference took place on November 14-15, 2016 at Viejas Hotel and Casino in Alpine, California. Through a series of panels and round table discussions, healthcare directors and Tribal Leaders heard from the industry’s top experts on mental health, preventative disease and wellness, among other topics.

The Canada Marijuana Boom: Opportunities in Indigenous Territory

October 3 – 4, 2016

The Sheraton Vancouver Wall Centre, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

The Canada Marijuana Boom: Opportunities in Indigenous Territory took place on October 3rd & 4th at the Sheraton Wall Centre in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. For over 10 years Native Nation Events has been setting the standard by developing over 100 conferences with the most relevant and cutting edge topics and speakers in the U.S. Native American Market.

Third Annual Native American Leadership Forum – East

July 12 – 13, 2016

New York, NY

The Third Annual Native American Leadership Forum – East was held on July 12-13th, 2016 at Morgan Stanley Headquarters in Times Square, New York. This interactive, hands-on training provided attendees with a variety of opportunities to practice and master leadership and management communications for tribal and organizational success.

Tenth Annual Native American Economic Development Conference

June 6-7, 2016

Anaheim, CA

The 10th Annual Native American Economic Development Conference was held on June 6th-7th, 2016 at Disney’s Grand Californian Hotel & Spa at Disneyland in Anaheim, CA. Through a series of tracks, panels and round-table discussions, attendees heard from top experts focusing on economic diversification.

Fifth Annual Native American Housing Conference

June 6-7, 2016

Anaheim, CA

The Fifth Annual Native American Housing Conference was held on June 6th-7th, 2016 at Disney’s Grand Californian Hotel & Spa at Disneyland in Anaheim, CA. This conference was held in conjunction with the Tenth Annual Native American Economic Development Conference. Through a series of panels and round–table discussions, attendees heard from top experts in the housing field on the state of housing in Native America and what programs are available to assist you in taking the next step.

Second Annual Tribal Accounting Conference

June 6-7, 2016

Anaheim, CA

The Second Annual Tribal Accounting Conference was held on June 6-7, 2016 at Disney’s Grand Californian Hotel & Spa at Disneyland in Anaheim, CA. This conference was held in conjunction with the Tenth Annual Native American Economic Development Conference.  At this two-day event, attendees had the opportunity to network with fellow tribal leaders and accounting professionals who share a common goal of preparing your tribe for changing accounting needs and planning for the future.

Inaugural Native American Women’s Leadership Training

June 8th, 2016

Anaheim, CA

The Inaugural Native American Women’s Leadership Training, a one-day event, was held on June 8th, 2016 at Disney’s Grand Californian Hotel & Spa in Disneyland, Anaheim, CA. This 1-day training was designed to be impactful, useful and provide participants with tangible solutions to developing their own leadership ability while fostering leadership within their tribal communities.

Second Annual Native Alaskan Leadership Forum

May 16-17, 2016

Elizabeth Peratrovich Hall, Juneau, AK

The Second Annual Native Alaskan Leadership Forum, a two-day event at Elizabeth Peratrovich Hall in Juneau, AK was held on May 16-17. This 2-day leadership forum was a live interactive training where participants practiced and gained specific skills to support them in personal leadership development. From there, participants were able to discover how to work effectively in groups to create progress, productivity, and support effective community development.

Ninth Annual Tribal Casino & Hotel Development Conference

April 11th-12th, 2016

Viejas Casino & Resort, Alpine, CA

The Ninth Annual Tribal Casino & Hotel Development Conference took place on April 11th-12th, 2016. This event was dedicated to the design and development of Tribal-owned casinos, resorts and hotels. Tribal Leaders gathered with industry professionals to discuss the ins and outs of the casino and hospitality business.

West Coast Native American Leadership Training

February 24th-25th, 2016

Bahia Resort Hotel, San Diego, CA

The West Coast Native American Leadership Training, a two-day event at Bahia Resort Hotel, was held on February 24th and 25th. The Agenda for this 2-day forum zeroed in on specific discussions and practices you can use for your tribes.

Third Annual General Managers’ Exchange

February 22nd-23rd, 2016

Rancho Bernardo Inn, San Diego, CA

The Third Annual Native Nation Events’ Leadership Solutions Group: General Managers’ Exchange took place on February 22nd-23rd, 2016 at Rancho Bernardo Inn in San Diego, CA. This event brought together GMs from Tribally-owned casinos for two days of professional, moderator-led round table discussions, small group break-out sessions,peer-to-peer dialogues and plenty of networking opportunities.

Sixth Annual Native American Human Resources Conference

January 27-29, 2016

Caesars Palace, Las Vegas, Nevada

The Sixth Annual Native American Human Resources Conference was held on January 27-29, 2016 at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas, Nevada. In addition to a series of panels, this year’s curriculum included smaller workshops designed for more interaction and discussion over real-life scenarios among and between attendees, facilitators and speakers.

National Native American Leadership Forum – Las Vegas

December 7th – 8th, 2015

MGM Grand, Las Vegas, NV

The National Native American Leadership Forum at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas, NV, was held on December 7th – 8th, 2015. The Agenda for this 2-day forum addressed the next phase of issues, discussions and ideas for your tribes.  At this Leadership Forum you will:

  • Understand the art and science of Leadership
  • Learn how to use communication and relationship-building to navigate Tribal politics that leads to a positive outcome
  • Find a management strategy that helps you work smarter, not harder

Third Annual Tribal Financial Management Symposium

December 3 – 4, 2015

The Westin, Palm Springs, California

The Third Annual Tribal Financial Management Symposium was held on December 3 – 4, 2015 at The Westin in Palm Springs, California. This exclusive two-day event focused on one of the most important aspects of a tribe’s economic future – financial management. Attendees learned about the state of the economy, building a financial constitution, both long-term and short-term investments, alternative investment options and much more.

Native American Marijuana and Hemp Conference & Expo

September 9-10, 2015

Harrah’s Resort Southern California, Valley Center, CA

The Native American Marijuana and Hemp Conference & Expo was held on September 9-10, 2015 at Harrah’s Resort Southern California, located at 777 Harrah’s Rincon Way in Valley Center, CA, just north of San Diego.  Attendees heard from prominent experts in the industry discuss the most recent legal, economic, social, and policy changes that are allowing Native America to enter into the marijuana market.

Second Annual National Native American Leadership Forum – West

July 9-10, 2015

Hilton Waikiki Beach Hotel, Waikiki, HI

The Second Annual National Native American Leadership Forum was held at the Hilton Waikiki Beach Hotel in Waikiki, HI. After very successful regional Tribal Solution Summits, this forum’s agenda addressed the next phase of issues, discussions and ideas for your tribes.

Sixth Annual Native American Healthcare Conference

May 17-19, 2015

Harrah’s Resort Southern California, Valley Center, CA

The Sixth Annual Native American Healthcare Conference  took place on May 17-19, 2015 at Harrah’s Resort Southern California in Valley Center, California. Healthcare Directors and Tribal Leaders heard sessions about the latest in Healthcare, such as the newest treatments, equipment and opportunities.

Inaugural Symposium — Marijuana: The Next Big Thing in Native American Economic Development?

March 30, 2015

Harbor House, San Diego, CA

The Inaugural Marijuana: The Next Big Thing in Native American Economic Development? Symposium was held on March 30, 2015 at Harbor House, located at 831 West Harbor Drive in San Diego, CA, just minutes from the San Diego Convention Center. Attendees heard from prominent experts in the industry discuss the most recent legal, economic, social, and policy changes that are allowing Native America to enter into the marijuana market, or to decide that the marijuana market is not for every tribe.