Level I Commissioner Certification
Sep
13
to Sep 15

Level I Commissioner Certification

  • Buffalo Thunder Hotel & Casino (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER
$799   Member Rate
$999   Non-Member Rate

Agenda: (Subject to Change)
July 13 – 8:00am - 5:00pm - Full Breakfast served
July 14 – 8:00am - 5:00pm - Full Breakfast served
July 15 – 8:00am - 12 noon - Full Breakfast served
·         Indian Gaming Regulatory Act:  An Introduction
·         Tribal Gaming Regulatory Agency:  Purpose, Functions & Structure
·         Basic Principals of Casino Accounting
·         Auditing
·         Gaming Compacts & Compact Compliance
·         Anatomy of a Gaming Machine
·         MICS - What's the Big Deal
·         Introduction to Enforcement
·         Managing a Tribal Regulatory Gaming Commission
·         Rules of the Games - Classification of Games

Book your Hotel Room Today!
Buffalo Thunder Resort and Casino

20 Buffalo Thunder Trail
Santa Fe, NM 87506
To Book: (505) 455-5555, Toll-Free (877) 455-7775
Room Rate: $129/night Mention NIGA17 (NIGA discount deadline: August 21, 2017)

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Level II Commissioner Certification
Sep
13
to Sep 15

Level II Commissioner Certification

  • Buffalo Thunder Hotel & Casino (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER
$799   Member Rate
$999   Non-Member Rate

Agenda: (Subject to Change)
July 13 – 8:00am - 5:00pm - Full Breakfast served
July 14 – 8:00am - 5:00pm - Full Breakfast served
July 15 – 8:00am - 12 noon - Full Breakfast served
·         Employment Issues for Regulators
·         Journey of Submission
·         Internal Auditing
·         Financial Controls & Accounting Standards
·         Licensing:  Key Employees & Primary Officials
·         Licensing:  Vendors & Facilities
·         Enforcement:  The Enforcement Function
·         Changes in Regulation
·         Roles of Surveillance Cheats & Scams

Book your Hotel Room Today!
Buffalo Thunder Resort and Casino

20 Buffalo Thunder Trail
Santa Fe, NM 87506
To Book: (505) 455-5555, Toll-Free (877) 455-7775
Room Rate: $129/night Mention NIGA17 (NIGA discount deadline: August 21, 2017)

PLEASE NOTE WHEN MAKING TRAVEL ARRANGEMENTS THAT YOU ARE REQUIRED TO ATTEND THE ENTIRE TRAINING IN ORDER TO RECEIVE YOUR CERTIFICATE

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Level III Commissioner Certification
Sep
19
to Sep 21

Level III Commissioner Certification

  • Renaissance Hotel Phoenix (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER
$799   Member Rate
$999   Non-Member Rate

Agenda: (Subject to Change)
July 19 – 8:00am - 5:00pm - Full Breakfast served
July 20 – 8:00am - 5:00pm - Full Breakfast served
July 21 – 8:00am - 12 noon - Full Breakfast served
·         Avoiding & Detecting Frauds
·         Hearings & Appeals
·         Employment Issues for Gaming Regulators
·         Effective Regulation of Gaming
·         Conflict Management
·         Title 31/OFAC
·         Managing a Tribal Gaming Regulatory Agency
·         Network Risk Assessment
·         Surveillance

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Renaissance Phoenix Downtown

100 N 1st St
Phoenix, AZ 85004
To Book: 
Room Rate: $/night Mention (NIGA discount deadline: )

PLEASE NOTE WHEN MAKING TRAVEL ARRANGEMENTS THAT YOU ARE REQUIRED TO ATTEND THE ENTIRE TRAINING IN ORDER TO RECEIVE YOUR CERTIFICATE

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Master Series Commissioner Certification
Sep
19
to Sep 21

Master Series Commissioner Certification

  • Renaissance Hotel Phoenix (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER
$799   Member Rate
$999   Non-Member Rate

Agenda: (Subject to Change)
July 19 – 8:00am - 5:00pm - Full Breakfast served
July 20 – 8:00am - 5:00pm - Full Breakfast served
July 21 – 8:00am - 12 noon - Full Breakfast served
·         Indian Gaming Regulatory Act
·         Principles of Administrative Law & Tribal Gaming
·         History of Class II Gaming
·         Management Contracts and the NIGC Review Process
·         Indian Lands and Indian Lands Determination
·         Tribal Employment Law Issues for Gaming Regulators
·         Bank Secrecy Act
·         Tribal Sovereign Immunity:  The Gaming Regulator
·         Gaming Law Roundtable

Book your Hotel Room Today!
Renaissance Phoenix Downtown

100 N 1st St
Phoenix, AZ 85004
To Book: Click here
Room Rate: $/night Mention (NIGA discount deadline: )

PLEASE NOTE WHEN MAKING TRAVEL ARRANGEMENTS THAT YOU ARE REQUIRED TO ATTEND THE ENTIRE TRAINING IN ORDER TO RECEIVE YOUR CERTIFICATE

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Level I Commissioner Certification
Nov
8
to Nov 10

Level I Commissioner Certification

  • Southpoint Casino, Hotel & Spa (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER
$799   Member Rate
$999   Non-Member Rate

Agenda: (Subject to Change)

Book your Hotel Room Today!
To Book:
Room Rate: $/night (NIGA discount deadline: )

PLEASE NOTE WHEN MAKING TRAVEL ARRANGEMENTS THAT YOU ARE REQUIRED TO ATTEND THE ENTIRE TRAINING IN ORDER TO RECEIVE YOUR CERTIFICATE

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Level I Commissioner Certification
May
17
to May 19

Level I Commissioner Certification

  • Mystic Lake Hotel & Casino (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

 

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER

$799   Member Rate
$999   Non-Member Rate

Agenda: (Subject to Change)
Wednesday, May 17 - 8:00am (Breakfast) Class: 9:00am - 5:00pm
Thursday, May 18 - 8:00am (Breakfast) Class: 9:00am - 5:00pm
Friday, May 19- 8:00am (Breakfast) Class: 9:00am - Noon

Topics to be covered:

  • Indian Gaming Regulatory Act:  An Introduction
  • Tribal Gaming Regulatory Agency:  Purpose, Functions & Structure
  • Basic Principals of Casino Accounting
  • Auditing
  • Gaming Compacts & Compact Compliance
  • Anatomy of a Gaming Machine
  • MICS - What's the Big Deal
  • Introduction to Enforcement
  • Managing a Tribal Regulatory Gaming Commission
  • Rules of the Games - Classification of Games

Book your Hotel Room Today!
Mystic Lake Hotel & Casino
2400 Mystic Lake Blvd NW
Prior Lake, MN  55372

PLEASE NOTE WHEN MAKING TRAVEL ARRANGEMENTS THAT YOU ARE REQUIRED TO ATTEND THE ENTIRE TRAINING IN ORDER TO RECEIVE YOUR CERTIFICATE

 

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Level II Commissioner Certification
May
17
to May 19

Level II Commissioner Certification

  • Mystic Lake Hotel & Casino (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER

$799   Member Rate
$999   Non-Member Rate

Agenda: (Subject to Change)
Wednesday, May 17 - 8:00am (Breakfast) Class: 9:00am - 5:00pm
Thursday, May 18 - 8:00am (Breakfast) Class: 9:00am - 5:00pm
Friday, May 19- 8:00am (Breakfast) Class: 9:00am - Noon

Topics to be covered:

  • Employment Issues for Regulators
  • Journey of Submission
  • Internal Auditing
  • Financial Controls & Accounting Standards
  • Licensing:  Key Employees & Primary Officials
  • Licensing:  Vendors & Facilities
  • Enforcement:  The Enforcement Function
  • Changes in Regulation
  • Roles of Surveillance Cheats & Scams

Book your Hotel Room Today!
Mystic Lake Hotel & Casino
2400 Mystic Lake Blvd NW
Prior Lake, MN  55372

PLEASE NOTE WHEN MAKING TRAVEL ARRANGEMENTS THAT YOU ARE REQUIRED TO ATTEND THE ENTIRE TRAINING IN ORDER TO RECEIVE YOUR CERTIFICATE

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Apr
10
to Apr 13

Indian Gaming Tradeshow & Convention

  • San Diego Convention Center (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

April 10-13, 2017
San Diego Convention Center
111 W Harbor Dr.
San Diego, CA 92101

Entering its 32nd year, the Indian Gaming Tradeshow & Convention has established itself not only as the premier event for the Indian Gaming industry but as the figurative heartbeat of Native American success.

The largest gathering of tribal leaders and casino executives in the country, the Indian Gaming Tradeshow & Convention is both the meeting place where the community gathers to learn, network and exchange industry-specific ideas and a cultural celebration of success, strength and self-reliance.

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER
For more information, please visit indiangamingtradeshow.com.

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Master Series Commissioner Certification Training (Licensing & Investigations)
Dec
7
to Dec 9

Master Series Commissioner Certification Training (Licensing & Investigations)

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER
$799   Member Rate
$999   Non-Member Rate

Book your Hotel Room Today!
New York/New York Hotel & Casino
3790 S Las Vegas Blvd
Las Vegas, NV 8910
To Book: Click here
Room Rate:
Reference:
(NIGA discount deadline:)

PLEASE NOTE WHEN MAKING TRAVEL ARRANGEMENTS THAT YOU ARE REQUIRED TO ATTEND THE ENTIRE TRAINING IN ORDER TO RECEIVE YOUR CERTIFICATE.

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Master Series Commissioner Certification Training (Lab Testing)
Dec
7
to Dec 9

Master Series Commissioner Certification Training (Lab Testing)

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER
$799   Member Rate
$999   Non-Member Rate

Book your Hotel Room Today!
Double Tree Airport
7250 Pollock Drive
Las Vegas, NV 89119
To Book: 702-948-4000
Room Rate: $99.00/night
Reference: NIGA GLI
(NIGA discount deadline:)

PLEASE NOTE WHEN MAKING TRAVEL ARRANGEMENTS THAT YOU ARE REQUIRED TO ATTEND THE ENTIRE TRAINING IN ORDER TO RECEIVE YOUR CERTIFICATE.

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Level II Commissioner Certification Training
Dec
5
to Dec 7

Level II Commissioner Certification Training

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER
$799   Member Rate
$999   Non-Member Rate

Book your Hotel Room Today!
New York/New York Hotel & Casino
Las Vegas, NV
To Book: Click here
Room Rate:
Reference:
(NIGA discount deadline:)

PLEASE NOTE WHEN MAKING TRAVEL ARRANGEMENTS THAT YOU ARE REQUIRED TO ATTEND THE ENTIRE TRAINING IN ORDER TO RECEIVE YOUR CERTIFICATE.

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Level I Commissioner Certification Training
Nov
9
to Nov 11

Level I Commissioner Certification Training

  • South Point Hotel & Casino (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER
$799   Member Rate
$999   Non-Member Rate

Book your Hotel Room Today!
South Point Hotel & Casino
Las Vegas, NV
To Book: (866)791-7626
Room Rate: $70/night (November 8-10)
Reference: NIGA - 2016 National Indian Gaming Training
(NIGA discount deadline: October 6, 2016)

PLEASE NOTE WHEN MAKING TRAVEL ARRANGEMENTS THAT YOU ARE REQUIRED TO ATTEND THE ENTIRE TRAINING IN ORDER TO RECEIVE YOUR CERTIFICATE.

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Indian Gaming Mid-Year
Sep
12
to Sep 14

Indian Gaming Mid-Year

  • Seneca Niagara Resort & Casino (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Join us as the National Indian Gaming Association's
Mid-Year Conference & Expo
returns this year on September 12-14 in beautiful Seneca, NY

The National Indian Gaming Association's Mid-Year Conference & Expo is the meeting place for leaders in the tribal gaming community. Being held at the Seneca Niagara Resort Hotel & Casino, the intimate event offers the perfect combination of learning, networking and sharing ideas on today's hottest topics in gaming.

New Early Dates - September 12-14
Seneca Niagara Resort & Casino
Register to attend today!

Begin planning your conference and view the event schedule including pricing for Commissioner Training and Golf Tournament HERE

For more event information, visit us online at midyear-nationalindiangamingshow.com.

 

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Commissioner Certification Training, Level II
Aug
29
to Aug 31

Commissioner Certification Training, Level II

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER
$799   Member Rate
$999   Non-Member Rate

Agenda: (Subject to Change)

  • Employment Issues for Regulators
  • Journey of Submissions
  • Internal Auditing
  • Financial Controls & Accounting Standards
  • Licensing: Vendors & Facilities
  • Licensing: Key Employees & Primary Officials
  • Enforcement: The Enforcement Function
  • Challenges in Regulations
  • Roles of Surveillance, Cheats & Scams

Book your Hotel Room Today!
Hyatt Regency Tamaya Resort & Spa
21300 Tuyuma Trail
Santa Ana Pueblo, NM 87004
To Book: 505-771-6120 or click here
Room Rate: $139/night (NIGA discount deadline: August 1, 2016)

PLEASE NOTE WHEN MAKING TRAVEL ARRANGEMENTS THAT YOU ARE REQUIRED TO ATTEND THE ENTIRE TRAINING IN ORDER TO RECEIVE YOUR CERTIFICATE.

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Economic Development Summit
Aug
17
to Aug 18

Economic Development Summit

  • Buffalo Thunder Resort and Casino (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

You're invited to join us to discuss legislation relating to economic development in Indian Country, reexamine NIGA's Internet gaming Principles of Sovereignty, hear from leaders in the areas of Economic diversification and expansion beyond gaming, and strategize motivating Indian Country to vote in record numbers in the 2016 election.

In addition to the meeting, we also invite you to join us for a reception from 5-7pm on the 18th with Members and staff of the NM Congressional Delegation.

For assistance with hotel reservations at the Buffalo Thunder Resort, please email vlittle@indiangaming.org for assistance. 

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Commissioner Certification Training, Level I
Jul
18
to Jul 20

Commissioner Certification Training, Level I

  • Fire Keepers Hotel Casino (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER
$799   Member Rate
$999   Non-Member Rate

Agenda: (Subject to Change)

  • Indian Gaming Regulatory Act: An Introduction
  • Tribal Gaming Regulatory Agency: Purpose, Functions & Structures
  • Basic Principles of Casino Accounting
  • Auditing: Financial Audits and Agreed upon Practices
  • Gaming Compacts & Compact Compliance
  • Anatomy of a Gaming Machine
  • Managing a Tribal Gaming Regulatory Agency
  • Introduction to Enforcement Actions
  • What's the Big Deal - MICS
  • Rules of the Games - Classification of Games

Book your Hotel Room Today!
Firekeepers Casino Hotel
11177 Michigan Avenue
Battle Creek, Michigan 49014
To Book: 977-352-8777 or click here
Room Rate: $129/night (NIGA discount deadline: July 2, 2016)

PLEASE NOTE WHEN MAKING TRAVEL ARRANGEMENTS THAT YOU ARE REQUIRED TO ATTEND THE ENTIRE TRAINING IN ORDER TO RECEIVE YOUR CERTIFICATE.

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Stanley R. Crooks Tribal Leaders Center Grand Opening
Jun
14
to Jun 15

Stanley R. Crooks Tribal Leaders Center Grand Opening

  • National Indian Gaming Association (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Tuesday, June 14
Grand Opening of the

Stanley R. Crooks
Tribal Leader Conference Center

and

Tribal Leaders Welcome Reception

 

Wednesday, June 15

Summer Legislative Summit

 

Full schedule of events to be announced.
CLICK HERE to download the event flier.
CLICK HERE TO REGISTER TO ATTEND.

Book your stay at:
The Holiday Inn Capitol Hill
550 C Street, SW
Washington, DC 20024
Special NIGA Event Hotel Room Rate:  $279.00
Room Block Rate Good Until May 13, 2016
(This rate does not include DC sales tax, currently 14.5%. Credit card information is needed at time of reservation. Individual cancellation policy is 72 hours prior to date of arrival to avoid one night's room plus tax cancellation charge on credit card provided.)For Reservations by phone call:  (877) 572-6951
CLICK HERE TO BOOK ONLINE
Reference:  G8S

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Commissioner Certification Training, Level I
May
18
to May 20

Commissioner Certification Training, Level I

  • Mystic Lake Casino & Hotel (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER
$799   Member Rate
$999   Non-Member Rate

Agenda:

  • Indian Gaming Regulatory Act: An Introduction
  • Tribal Gaming Regulatory Agency: Purpose, Functions & Structures
  • Basic Principles of Casino Accounting
  • Auditing: Financial Audits and Agreed upon Practices
  • Gaming Compacts & Compact Compliance
  • Anatomy of a Gaming Machine
  • Managing a Tribal Gaming Regulatory Agency
  • Introduction to Enforcement Actions
  • What's the Big Deal - MICS
  • Rules of the Games - Classification of Games

Book your Hotel Room Today!
Mystic Lake Hotel & Casino
2400 Mystic Lake Boulevard
Prior Lake, MN 55372
To Book: 800-262-7799
Mention: NIGA Commissioner Trainings
Room Rate: $129/night (NIGA discount deadline: April 27, 2016)

PLEASE NOTE WHEN MAKING TRAVEL ARRANGEMENTS THAT YOU ARE REQUIRED TO ATTEND THE ENTIRE TRAINING IN ORDER TO RECEIVE YOUR CERTIFICATE.

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2016 Indian Gaming Tradeshow & Convention
Mar
13
to Mar 16

2016 Indian Gaming Tradeshow & Convention

  • Phoenix Convention Center (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS
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CLICK HERE TO REGISTER

THE EXPERIENCE:
Where Culture and Commerce Come Together in One Great Location.

Entering its 31st year, NIGA's Annual Trade Show and Convention is the premier event for the Indian Gaming industry. A show place for the newest product and service innovations, the latest industry trends, along with a comprehensive schedule of workshops and plenty of networking events. A main aspect unique to our show is the celebration of our Native American culture throughout. Indian Gaming 2016 expects to be the largest gathering of tribal leaders and casino executives in the country. This is truly an opportunity you can't afford to miss. 

CONFERENCE & NETWORKING:
Securing Self-Reliance. Forging Strong Relationships.

The goal of the trade show is centered upon NIGA's mission to promote tribal sovereignty and Indian self-reliance to advance the lives of Indian people economicallym socially and politically. With that, NIGA's annual meeting and conference sessions attract tribal leaders, gaming regulators, and other industry professionals who come to learn the latest developments and new business opportunities for economic growth for their tribal communities.

In addition, there's a full offering of networking events, receptions and other gatherings to provide opportunities to build lasting business relationships and for fostering new ones.

THE ORGANIZER:
For Indian Gaming. By Indian Gaming.

The National Indian Gaming Association (NIGA) is a non-profit organization of 184 Indian Nations with other non-voting associate members representing organizations, tribes and business engaged in tribal gaming enterprises around the country.

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Commissioner Certification Training, Level II
Jan
27
to Jan 29

Commissioner Certification Training, Level II

  • Viejas Casino & Resort (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER
$799   Member Rate
$999   Non-Member Rate

Agenda:

  • Journey of Submission
  • Employment Issues for Regulators
  • Licensing: Key Employees, Primary Officials, Vendors & Facilities
  • Internal Auditing - What's Required & How It Should Be Approached
  • Financial Controls & Accounting Standards
  • Enforcement:  The Enforcement Function
  • Challenges in Regulations
  • Roles of Surveillance, Cheats & Scams

Book your Hotel Room Today!
Viejas Casino & Resort

5000 Willows Rd.
Alpine, CA
To Book: 619.445.5400
Mention: 160126NIGA
Room Rate: $129 + tax (NIGA discount deadline: January 5, 2016)

PLEASE NOTE WHEN MAKING TRAVEL ARRANGEMENTS THAT YOU ARE REQUIRED TO ATTEND THE ENTIRE TRAINING IN ORDER TO RECEIVE YOUR CERTIFICATE.

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2016 Winter Legislative Summit
Jan
19
to Jan 20

2016 Winter Legislative Summit

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER

2016 Winter Legislative Summit Schedule of Events

Tuesday, January 19
9:00 am - 2:00 pm              Legislative Summit

Members of Congress will speak on gaming and economic development, tribal labor relations, land into trust, and respect for tribal sovereignty.
*Light continental breakfast and lunch will be provided.

5:30 pm - 7:30 pm              Tribal Leaders' Reception
An opportunity for tribal representatives to speak in an informal setting with members of Congress and their staff.

Wednesday, January 20
9:00 am - 12:00 pm             Legislative Summit

Members of Congress will speak on gaming and economic development, tribal labor relations, land into trust, and respect for tribal sovereignty.

Book your Hotel Room Today!
The Holiday Inn Capitol Hill

550 C Street SW
Washington, DC 20024
To Book: CLICK HERE or call 877.572.6951
Mention: G8M
Room Rate: $199 + tax (NIGA discount deadline: December 23, 2015)

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Commissioner Certification Training, Level I
Dec
9
to Dec 11

Commissioner Certification Training, Level I

  • New York/New York - Las Vegas, NV (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER

Click here to view/download the agenda.

Book your Hotel Room Today!
New York/New York

To Book: Click Here
Mention: NIGAVP1215
(NIGA room block deadline: November 17, 2015)

PLEASE NOTE WHEN MAKING TRAVEL ARRANGEMENTS THAT YOU ARE REQUIRED TO ATTEND THE ENTIRE TRAINING IN ORDER TO RECEIVE YOUR CERTIFICATE.

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Commissioner Certification Training, Master Series
Dec
9
to Dec 11

Commissioner Certification Training, Master Series

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER

Click here to view/download the agenda.

Book your Hotel Room Today!
New York/New York

To Book: Click Here
Mention: NIGAVP1215
(NIGA room block deadline: November 17, 2015)

PLEASE NOTE WHEN MAKING TRAVEL ARRANGEMENTS THAT YOU ARE REQUIRED TO ATTEND THE ENTIRE TRAINING IN ORDER TO RECEIVE YOUR CERTIFICATE.

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