President Obama at previous White House Tribal Nations Conference
This will be the seventh consecutive White House Tribal Nations Conference
Published October 19, 2015
WASHINGTON – The White House announced today President Obama will host the 2015 White House Tribal Nations Conference at the Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center 1300 Pennsylvania Ave NW, Washington, DC 20004 on Wednesday, November 4th and Thursday, November 5th.
President Obama is expected to address the conference late Thursday afternoon.
The conference will provide leaders from the 568 federally recognized tribes the opportunity to interact directly with the President and members of the White House Council on Native American Affairs, which is led by Interior Secretary Sally Jewell.
Each federally recognized tribe will be invited to send one representative to the conference.
This will be the seventh White House Tribal Nations Conference for the Obama administration, and continues to build upon the President’s commitment to strengthen the government-to-government relationship with Indian Country and to improve the lives of Native Americans.
This conference will allow the attendees to learn more about what the Obama administration plans in Indian Country during 2016, which will be President Obama’s final full year in the office.