Raving NEXT: Indian Gaming Strategic Operations & Leadership Development Conference

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You can count on Raving for a learning and conference experience that is different from all other events.

Our approach to our events has NEVER followed traditional models: many of us have different learning styles and come looking for solutions, not just “one-to-many” presentations and general discussions.

We take your learning personally.

We use our nearly 25 years of producing niche industry events and on-property training across the globe to give you a learning experience to help you meet the challenges ahead. Our learning platform isn’t one week only – attendees receive ongoing support and education resources before, during and after the live event.

Event News

Southern California’s Pechanga Resort Casino Chosen as Host Property for all Raving Conferences in 2025 and 2026

 Reno, NV – Pechanga Resort Casino will be the premiere host property for all Raving conferences in 2025 and 2026 which includes Raving NEXT- Indian Gaming Strategic Operations & Leadership Conference (January), Casino Marketing and Technology, and the Host and Player Development Conferences (July), the longest-running conference series in the gaming industry.  Pechanga is…

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Unlocking History and Resilience – Raving NEXT Keynote Margo Gray to Take Stage

 We extend a warm invitation to attend the upcoming Indian Gaming Strategic Operations and Leadership Conference in Durant, OK. It’s not just another conference; it’s a unique gathering where tribal stories, success, and struggles take center stage. At this year’s event, we are fortunate to feature a story of ultimate resilience in a deeply…

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Next-Gen Tribal Leadership with Chairman Alejandre and Justin Barrett

In a conversation with Deana Scott, Raving CEO & Owner, Chairman Alejandre of the Paskenta Band of Nomlaki Indians and Justin Barrett, Treasurer of the Eastern Shawnee Tribe, explore the impact that growing up with gaming has on their generation’s perspective of tribal matters. During the upcoming conference, Chairman Alejandre and Justin Barrett will be…

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Chairman Stevens Invites You to Raving NEXT

Tribal gaming is not the same as it was thirty years ago; with increased competition and threats, aging properties, uncertain economic climates, new legislation … the time is NOW to look at your long-term strategic vision. As Chairman Ernie Stevens, Jr. states, “Building on conversations spanning years, we gather – tribal leaders, gaming experts, regulators,…

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College Credits for Raving Conferences and Training Programs

We are thrilled to announce a strategic alliance between Raving and the University of Phoenix. How does this relationship benefit Raving clients and conference attendees? Attendees of Raving NEXT Conferences can earn college elective credits through the University of Phoenix. That’s right, whether you are a current University of Phoenix student or planning to enroll, this…

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2024 Agenda

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Quick Custom Intelligence


Special thanks to our Title Sponsor, Quick Custom Intelligence