This conference provides leaders from the 565 federally recognized tribes the opportunity to interact directly with the President and representatives from the highest levels of his Administration.
Each federally recognized tribe was invited to send one representative to the Conference.
This will be the second White House Tribal Nations Conference for the Obama Administration, and continues to build upon the President’s commitment to strengthen the nation to nation relationship with Indian Country.
You can watch the opening session live starting at 8:30-AM Eastern. Video Link embedded below and at: http://www.mytribetv.com/ and at the Whitehouse video feed here: http://www.whitehouse.gov/live/white-house-tribal-nations-conference-opening-session