Agenda

14TH ANNUAL GOVERNMENT-TO-GOVERNMENT TRIBAL CONSULTATION
on Violence Against American Indian & Alaska Native Women
Silver Creek Event Center, Four Winds Casino Resort (Pokagon Band of Potawatomi)
New Buffalo, Michigan

This is a preliminary agenda and subject to change.

TUESDAY, AUGUST 20, 2019
Prior to the OVW tribal consultation, other activities are scheduled, including a full-day Office for Victims of Crime (OVC) tribal consultation, an evening Tribal Caucus Meeting, and a Federal Staff Meeting.

WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 21, 2019
7:30am - 8:30am      Registration
8:30am - 9:00am      Call to Order and Traditional Opening
9:00am - 9:20am      Opening Remarks
9:20am - 9:30am      Tribal Consultation Logistics
9:30am - 10:30am    Government-to-Government Consultation/Tribal Leader Testimony
10:30am - 10:45am  Break
10:45am - 12:00pm  Tribal Leader Testimony (continued)
12:00pm - 1:00pm    Working Lunch during Tribal Leader Testimony (continued)
2:45pm - 3:00pm      Break
3:00pm - 5:00pm      Tribal Leader Testimony (continued)

THURSDAY, AUGUST 22, 2019
8:30am - 10:15am     Government-to-Government Consultation/Tribal Leader Testimony
10:15am - 10:30am   Break
10:30am - 12:00pm   Tribal Leader Testimony (continued)
12:00pm - 1:00pm     Working Lunch with DOJ Presentation
1:00pm - 5:00pm       Interactive Session: Tribal and Federal Leadership Open Discussion and Q&A Session
5:00pm - 5:15pm       Traditional Closing

Note: If you are also planning to participate in the Office for Victims of Crime Tribal Consultation on the Tribal Set-aside Services program funding through the Victims of Crime Act/Crime Victims Fund, we recommend that you arrive on Monday, August 19th, as the OVC tribal consultation begins the morning of Tuesday, August 20th and will be a full day of consultation. A Tribal Caucus Meeting hosted by the National Congress of American Indians and the National Indigenous Women’s Resource Center is scheduled on the evening of Tuesday, August 20th. Details to be provided. Please make travel plans accordingly.
The agenda will be available for download once it is finalized.