2016_Annual_Tribal_Summit_ Agenda

1st ANNUAL TRIBAL GOVERNMENTS PROGRAM SUMMIT:

KEY ISSUES and PROMISING PRACTICES in NATIVE COMMUNITIES

August 30 – September 1, 2016

Intercontinental St. Paul Riverfront Hotel ~ St. Paul, MN


Monday, August 29, 2016

6:00 – 8:00 pm          PRE-SUMMIT SIGN-IN

Day One: Tuesday, August 30, 2016

7:30 am                        SUMMIT SIGN-IN

8:30 am                        TRADITIONAL OPENING, WELCOME & INTRODUCTIONS

  • Ogitchidakwe Council – Native Grandmothers Drum Group
  • Bea Hanson, Principal Deputy Director, U.S. Department of Justice, Office on Violence Against Women
  • Lorraine P. Edmo, Deputy Director for Tribal Affairs Division, U.S. Dept. of Justice, Office on Violence Against Women
  • Tina Olson, Executive Director, Mending the Sacred Hoop

9:15 am                        GENERAL SESSION: Upholding Sovereignty: Special Domestic Violence Criminal Jurisdiction (SDVCJ) and Three U. S. Supreme Court Cases (Dollar General, Bryant, and Voisine) – Kelly Stoner, Tribal Law & Policy Institute

10:15 am                      BREAK

10:30 am                    WORKSHOPS: Key Issues in Native Communities – Tribal Technical Assistance Providers

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