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2019 Tribal Self-Governance Annual Consultation Conference

March 31 - April 4


Self-Governance Communication & Education Tribal Consortium (SGCETC), Indian Health Service (IHS) and Department of the Interior (DOI) will host the 2019 Tribal Self-Governance Annual Consultation Conference March 31- April 1 at the Grand Traverse Resort in Traverse City, Michigan. The mission of this conference is to connect Self-Governance Tribes, those interested in Self-Governance, and Tribal organizations with Federal Partners and Organizations to discuss national issues, and share best practices. Throughout the conference, there will be numerous opportunities for attendees to network with Self-Governance Tribal leaders, coordinators, and advocates along with Federal partners and various other federal organizational leaders. Some highlights of this year’s conference to keep in mind when booking travel will be our annual healthy walk along with numerous other organized receptions and networking events. This year’s conference will begin on Sunday, March 31- Tuesday Morning April 2 with presentations from IHS. DOI will begin the 2ndportion of the event on Tuesday Afternoon April 2 and continue through Thursday, April 4. Thank you for your continued support of Self-Governance and we hope to see you in Michigan!!

Host Hotel:

Rising in the midst of northern Michigan’s freshwater bounty, winding wooded trails, and sugar-sand beaches, you’ll find Grand Traverse Resort and Spa.

From the sandy shores of Lake Michigan’s Grand Traverse Bay to the top of their 17 story glass Tower, the team’s focus is on presenting a grand experience, here you’ll find accommodations, amenities, and activities that suit your needs and lifestyle, paired with service that exceeds expectations.

Hotel rooms feature free Wi-Fi, iPod docks and flat-screens, plus coffeemakers and mini fridges. Condos add dining areas, kitchenettes and patios or balconies.
Amenities include 3 championship golf courses, a 100,000-sq-ft fitness center with tennis courts, a private beach club and an indoor water park. A spa, pools, shops, and 3 restaurants and 2 bars round out the amenities. 

Room Block Booking


Free Parking and Complimentary Airport Shuttle available





Coming Soon


March 31
April 4


Grand Traverse Resort and Spa
100 Grand Traverse Village Blvd
Acme, MI 49610-0404 United States
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(231) 534 - 6000