Tribal Leadership Summit
2016 Tribal Leadership Summit
University of Washington
Tuesday, May 10, 2016
Time: 3-5 p.m.*
Location: wǝɫǝbʔaltxʷ – Intellectual House
(*Preceded by a UW Department Fair from 1:30-2:30 p.m. A reception will follow the summit from 5-6 p.m.)
The Tribal Leadership Summit is an opportunity for University of Washington and tribal leaders to gather and discuss issues of importance to indigenous communities.
The 2016 summit agenda will focus on water quality, as well as innovation and entrepreneurship. For additional information, download this invitation or contact Ross Braine at 206-616-6056 / firstname.lastname@example.org. The 2016 Tribal Resource Summit Directory is available here.
The summit was instituted in 2007 within the framework of the Washington State Centennial Accord which recognizes tribal sovereignty and calls for government-to-government conversation around issues facing tribal communities.
Information on past summits is available in the archives.
Accords and Memoranda of Understanding
- Memorandum of Understanding, 2010
- Centennial Accord between Federally Recognized Indian Tribes in Washington State and the State of Washington
- Memorandum of Understanding between Washington State Regional Tribes and the University of Washington
- Memorandum of Understanding for the Confederated Tribes of the Umatilla India Reservation and Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife, 1999
- Treaty Example:Point Elliot Treaty of 1855
- Treaty with the Dwamish, Suquamish, Etc., 1855
- Memorandum of Agreement between the Tribal Leader Congress on Education, Washington State School Directors Association, the State Board of Education, and the Office of the Superintendent of Public Instruction
- Memorandum of Understanding for the Creation of the Washington State University Native American Advisory Board to the President
- Memorandum of Understanding between the Intertribal Timber Council and the UW School of Environmental and Forest Sciences, 2015-2020