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Travois

Travois is a Certified B Corporation focused exclusively on promoting housing and economic development for American Indian, Alaska Native and Native Hawaiian communities. Since 1995, Travois has brought investor equity to more than 230 developments through the Low Income Housing Tax Credit (LIHTC) program and New Markets Tax Credit (NMTC) program, making an impact of more than $1.5 billion across Indian Country. These private investor funds have helped build or rehabilitate more than 5,900 homes and have helped finance critical economic developments, including infrastructure, health care, community centers, education facilities and job incubators. The Travois family of companies also offers architectural design, master planning, and construction monitoring services, environmental assessments, consulting on green energy improvements, asset management and compliance services, impact investment models, and comprehensive training to clients in 22 states. For more information, please visit travois.com. Find us on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn and Instagram.


Sponsored Events

9th Annual Native American Housing Conference

June 14-15, 2021

Harrah’s Resort Southern California, Valley Center, CA

Through a series of panels and round-table discussions, attendees will hear 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. You’ll benefit from networking with other tribal leaders and housing directors representing over 100 tribes throughout the country. Discover innovative ideas from housing professionals who share the common goal of bringing affordable housing to Indian Country.

14th Annual Native American Economic Development Conference

June 14-15, 2021

Harrah’s Resort Southern California, Valley Center, CA

Through a variety of tracks, panels and interactive discussions, attendees will engage with top experts focusing on economic diversification. Discovering new ways to diversify your tribe’s economic ventures helps to reduce risk and ensure the growth of your community. By networking with other tribal leaders, decision makers and industry professionals you can exchange tangible ideas on how to maximize your respective economies.

13th Annual Tribal Casino & Hotel Development Conference

September 13-14, 2021

We-Ko-Pa Casino Resort in Fort McDowell, AZ

This unique conference is dedicated to the design and development of Tribal-owned casinos, resorts and hotels. Tribal Leaders will gather with industry professionals to discuss the most relevant topics in the casino and hospitality business. Advancements in technology, latest in gaming trends, renovation and expansion plans and government legislation all mean constant change to the gaming industry. If you are looking to build, expand or update your casino or hotel, this is a can’t-miss event!

10th Annual Native American Human Resources Conference

January 20-21, 2020

The Palms Casino Resort in Las Vegas, NV

There is no better Tribal HR professional development and networking opportunity than the 10th Annual Native American Human Resources Conference. By attending, you’ll be able to gain new skills and connect with necessary resources that will help you achieve your goals and help solve your challenges. We ensure our attendees get to know their peers and interact with one another throughout the event by providing a variety of engaging sessions, numerous networking opportunities, and impressive business solutions.

Seventh Native American Leadership Forum- West

December 9-10, 2019

Moana Surfrider, a Westin Resort & Spa in 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.

8th Annual Native American Housing Conference

June 10-11, 2019

Pechanga Resort & Casino, Temecula, CA

Through a series of panels, roundtable discussions and networking opportunities, attendees will hear 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. You’ll benefit from networking with other tribal leaders and housing directors representing over 100 tribes throughout the country. Discover innovative ideas from housing professionals who share the common goal of bringing affordable housing to Indian Country.

13th Annual Native American Economic Development Conference

June 10-11, 2019

Pechanga Resort & Casino, Temecula, CA

Pechanga Casino & Resort - Healthcare Conference

Through a variety of tracks, panels and interactive round-table discussions, attendees will engage with top experts focusing on economic diversification. Discovering new ways to diversify your tribe’s economic ventures helps to reduce risk and ensure the growth of your community. You’ll hear specific success stories and case studies in addition to digging deeper into new ways to generate revenue beyond gaming. By networking with other tribal leaders, decision makers and industry professionals you can exchange tangible ideas on how to maximize your respective economies.

12th Annual Tribal Casino & Hotel Development Conference

April 29-30, 2019

Harrah’s Ak-Chin Casino, Maricopa, AZ

This unique conference is dedicated to the design and development of Tribal-owned casinos, resorts and hotels. Tribal Leaders will gather with industry professionals to discuss the most relevant topics in the casino and hospitality business. Advancements in technology, latest in gaming trends, renovation and expansion plans and government legislation all mean constant change to the gaming industry. If you are looking to build, expand or update your casino or hotel, this is a can’t-miss event!

Ninth Annual Native American Human Resources Conference

January 27-29, 2019

The Westin Mission Hills Golf Resort & Spa in Rancho Mirage, CA

The Ninth Annual Native American Human Resources Conference will be held January 27-29, 2019 at the Westin Mission Hills Golf Resort & Spa in Rancho Mirage, CA. Through a series of panels, workshops and round-table discussions, attendees will hear from top experts in the human resources field on various topics and discuss real-life scenarios among and between attendees, facilitators and speakers. You will have the opportunity to network with Tribal Leaders and Human Resources Professionals who share the common goal of finding the most effective ways to manage their various tribes and enterprises.

To speak with a representative about attending, speaking, sponsoring or exhibiting, please call us 201-857-5333 or email sales@nativenationevents.org

Eleventh Annual Tribal Casino & Hotel Development Conference

March 25-27, 2018

Pechanga Resort & Casino, Temecula, CA

The Eleventh Annual Tribal Casino & Hotel Development Conference will be held March 25-27, 2018 at the newly renovated Pechanga Resort & Casino in Temecula, CA. This unique conference is dedicated to the design and development of Tribal-owned casinos, resorts and hotels. Tribal Leaders will gather with industry professionals to discuss the most relevant topics in the casino and hospitality business. Advancements in technology, latest in gaming trends, renovation and expansion plans and government legislation all mean constant change to the gaming industry. If you are looking to build, expand or update your casino or hotel, this is a can’t-miss event!

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 will be held June 4th-5th, 2018 at Disney’s Grand Californian Hotel & Spa in Anaheim, CA! Through a series of panels and round-table discussions, attendees will hear 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. You’ll benefit from networking with other tribal leaders and housing directors representing over 100 tribes throughout the country. Discover innovative ideas from housing professionals who share the common goal of bringing affordable housing to Indian Country.

Twelfth Annual Native American Economic Development Conference

June 4-5, 2018

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

The Twelfth Annual Native American Economic Development Conference will be held 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 will engage with top experts focusing on economic diversification. Discovering new ways to diversify your tribe’s economic ventures helps to reduce risk and ensure the growth of your community. You’ll hear specific success stories and case studies in addition to digging deeper into new ways to generate revenue beyond gaming. By networking with other tribal leaders, decision makers and industry professionals you can exchange tangible ideas on how to maximize your respective economies.

Eighth Annual Native American Human Resources Conference

January 28-30, 2018

Viejas Casino & Resort, Alpine, CA

The Eighth Annual Native American Human Resources Conference will be held January 28-30, 2018 at the Viejas Casino & Resort in Alpine, CA. Through a series of panels, workshops and round-table discussions, attendees will hear from top experts in the human resources field on various topics and discuss real-life scenarios among and between attendees, facilitators and speakers. You will have the opportunity to network with Tribal Leaders and Human Resources Professionals who share the common goal of finding the most effective ways to manage their various tribes and enterprises.

Eighth Annual Native American Healthcare Conference

November 5 – 7, 2017

Morongo Casino, Resort & Spa, Cabazon, CA

Native Nation Events presents the Eighth Annual Native American Healthcare Conference. Through a series of panels and round table discussions, healthcare directors and Tribal Leaders will hear from the industry’s top experts on mental health, preventative disease and wellness, among other topics. Tribal Healthcare Clinicians, IHS Representatives and healthcare professionals can look forward to hearing the latest in Healthcare, such as the newest treatments, equipment and opportunities, as well as discuss the current state of the industry and trends for the future. This year’s conference will take place November 5-7, 2017 at Morongo Casino, Resort & Spa in Cabazon, CA.

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 will be held June 5th-6th, 2017 at the Westgate Las Vegas Resort & Casino in Las Vegas, NV.

Due to last year’s success we will be hosting this conference in conjunction with The Eleventh Annual Native American Economic Development Conference. Through a series of panels and round-table discussions, attendees will hear 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. You’ll benefit from networking with other tribal leaders and housing directors representing over 100 tribes throughout the country. Discover innovative ideas from housing professionals who share the common goal of bringing affordable housing to Indian Country.

Fifth Annual Native American Housing Conference

June 6-7, 2016

Anaheim, CA

The Fifth Annual Native American Housing Conference will be held June 6th-7th, 2016 at Disney’s Grand Californian Hotel & Spa at Disneyland in Anaheim, CA.

This conference will be held in conjunction with the Tenth Annual Native American Economic Development Conference. This year we will be hosting these two very popular conferences in one location. Through a series of panels and round–table discussions, attendees will hear 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. At this forum, you will have ample time to network with tribal leaders, tribal housing directors representing over 100 tribes throughout the country, and housing professionals who share the common goal of bringing affordable housing to Indian Country.