You are invited to the 2019
Native American Risk Management Conference!

The Native American Risk Management Conference brings together a capacity to share best practices, ideas, and form relationships in the Risk and Safety field. Over the three day conference, the topics that are discussed are relevant to today’s issues in Tribal Gaming. This conference is designed to help you gather information that will help you in your profession. We have great speakers coming from all over the United States to be with us.

Come and be a part of the conversation!

Who should attend?

Professionals in.... Safety, Human Resources, Surveillance, Security, Workers Compensation Representatives, Loss Control/Prevention, Risk Management, Insurance Agents, Legal Representatives and Individuals in Tribal Government.

The 18th Annual Native American Management Risk Conference is free to attend thanks to our sponsors.

Register Now!

All Participants must be registered by June 30th.

Conference Schedule

  • July 17th 2019

    7:00am - 8:30am Breakfast

    8:30am - 8:45am Innvocation

    8:45am - 9:15am Key Note Kathy George

    9:30am - 9:45am Introductions Roxanna Perez

    9:45am - 10:30pm Speaker Cyber Security

    10:30am - 10:45am Break Drawing #1

    10:30am - 12:00pm Speaker Active Shooter

    12:00pm - 1:00pm Lunch

    1:15pm - 2:15pm Speaker Food Born Illness & Food Safety

    2:15pm - 2:30pm Break Drawing #2

    2:30pm - 4:00pm Speaker Opiods & Mental Health

    4:15pm - 5:00pm Speaker OSHA

    5:30pm - 7:00pm After Hours Dinner and Entertainment

  • July 18th 2019

    7:00am - 8:30am Breakfast

    8:45am - 9:45am Speaker Claims Handling

    9:45am - 10:00am Break Drawing #3

    10:00am - 11:00am Speaker Return To Work

    11:00am - 12:00pm Lunch

    12:00pm - 1:45pm Speaker Human Trafficking

    1:45pm - 2:00pm Break Drawing #4

    2:00pm - 3:00pm Speaker Marijuana in the Workplace

    3:00pm - 3:15 Break Drawing #5

    3:15pm - 4:15pm Speaker Tort Claims & Contact Review

    4:15pm - 5:00pm Speaker WC & GL Claims Handling

    After Hours Dinner and Entertainment On Your Own

  • July 19th 2019

    7:00am - 8:30am Breakfast

    8:30am - 9:45am Speaker Creating Your WC Code

    9:45am - 10:45am Speaker Creating a successful Health and Safety Culture

    10:45am - 11:45am Speaker Violence in the Workplace

    11:45am - 12:00pm Wrap Up Final Drawing and pick next years location

Schedule is subject to change.


FireKeepers Casino Hotel
11177 E. Michigan Avenue
Battle Creek, MI 49014
Standard Room: $89 per night
After you register for the conference above, use this link and insert code 071719RISK for special $89 rate:

Conference Topics Include:

  • Sex Trafficking

    Sex Trafficking is on the rise, learn about the signs of sexual exploitation in your facility to help combat the issue.

  • Drug Epidemic

    No area is immune to the drug epidemic in the US. Working together and finding solutions to addictions are key.

  • Mental Health

    As time goes on, taking the stigma out of mental illness is one step closer to a healthier work place and community overall.

  • Active Shooter

    Active shooter situation is an unfortunate risk we all have to think about. Stay informed about the current best practices in Tribal Gaming.

  • Cyber Security

    Not only do we need to keep our physical security in mind, but we need to be vigilant against increasing cyber threats as well!


The conference is great because it brings Native American casino professionals together to hear about the most current risk management and insurance issues of the day and allows them to network and learn from each other. The conference's growth and effectiveness, from small beginnings to today, has been tremendous. Congratulations!

Susan R. Shapiro
Senior Vice President
Willis Towers Watson

This conference is filled with Subject Matter Experts that willingly share their best practices, classes are back to back and have immediate relevance. The best part is the content is forward thinking, the vendors are appropriate and you always go away renewed and ready to use all the information learned, each and every time you attend!

Deborah Ruff
Risk Management Specialist
Grand Casino Mille Lacs

Our Amazing Sponsors

Make sure and thank our Sponsors!

Interested in becoming a Sponsor Download our Sponsorship Packet to learn more, or contact our sponsor coordinator Kerri Lippert.

Interested in being a Vendor? Download our Vendor Application and fax it to 269-660-5792 ATTENTION TO: Kerry Lippert