Join leaders nationwide

Bridge the gap between Tribal council and operations to discover NEXT generation leadership and strategy

A must-attend event if you are ...

A Tribal Council Member seeking a deeper understanding of the factors that create a strategic and successful casino operation

A Board Member developing a strategic operations and leadership plan to support the next seven generations

An HR Professional developing or managing a Tribal Member Development and Leadership Program

A Chief Executive Officer or General Manager balancing the needs of the Tribe and your team

An Emerging Leader looking for the building blocks to develop yourself and understand the needs of your operation and Tribe

Who Should Attend

Anyone who manages or works in Indian Gaming Operations or Tribal business development

Tribal Council

Executive Directors

Economic Development Team

Board of Directors

Emerging Leaders

General Managers, CEOs and Executive Leaders

Why Attend

Three Days of Interaction – strategic operations and leadership content for Tribal gaming

High Level Collaboration – Unique opportunities for Tribal council and operations to join forces

Interact with fellow leaders across the country in problem solving discussion groups

University of Phoenix College Credits for attending

Ask the Experts – You won’t leave without your questions answered

Interact with suppliers on your schedule – Chat about benefits, features or take demos

Incentives for participating – Prizes from sponsors and exhibitors plus special product discounts

Easy to use event app – Add sessions and events to your calendar

Supplemental e-Books and handouts for you to use on your property

Registration Pricing for 2025

Individual Pass $1699 $1899 $2099
Group Pass $1599 $1799 $1999


Visit the registration form for more details on group discounts

Want to send a group of 10 people or more?

Ask us about Super Group Packages! Email to find out how much you will save!

What our attendees say ...

“You pulled together an impressive group of passionate marketers and vendors ... knowing how this community impacts the lives of many young people is powerful. Thank you!”

“Compared to other conferences, I’ve found the format and information more relevant and up to date with technology.”

“The experience was exceptional.”

“Truly can't thank you all enough for what you've brought to me these last few years!  The training and the support have been unparalleled in my professional career."

“I leave this conference year after year with many solid takeaways.”

“I appreciated everything that you all put into the agenda.”

“I love all of the peer to peer interaction.”


 “I really liked the interactive nature of the day.”


“I was energized after the first day of the conference.  I was eager to hear more.”

“It was engaging, informative and well organized.”


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