Coming Together of Peoples Conference

Saturday, April 1
9 a.m to 4 p.m.
Lubar Commons

UW Law School faculty, staff, and administration are invited to attend the 31st Annual Coming Together of Peoples Conference.

9-9:30 a.m. Check-in and Breakfast

9:30-10 a.m. Opening Drum and Welcome
, Dean Margaret Raymond and Ashley Duffy, Indigenous Law Students Association President

10-11 a.m.
Introduction to Understanding Tribal Sovereignty, Professor Richard Monette

11 a.m.-noon, Bad River Decision on Enbridge Line 5
, Dylan Jennings

Noon-1 p.m. Lunch and Keynote: Reinforcing Positive Intergovernmental Relationships Between Tribes & Local Government
, Professor Rebecca Webster

1-2 p.m., Employment Relations for Indian Tribes, Attorney Martina Gast

2-3 p.m., Laying the Groundwork for Real Estate to Meet Economic Development Visions for Indian Country: Case Studies and How to Succeed, Attorney Samantha Skenandore

3-3:45 p.m., Implementing the Indian Child Welfare Act, Attorney Dan Lewerenz

3:45-4 p.m., Closing Remarks

Contact Ashley Duffy, ILSA President, with questions about the conference.

Submitted by Law School News on April 1, 2017

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