Registration is now open for the​​​​​​ 24th Annual Travois Indian Country Affordable Housing & Economic Development Conference!

Join us Sept. 9-11 at Hyatt at Olive 8 for an exciting lineup of educational sessions, expert speakers, and networking events.

The conference is free for employees of Tribally Designated Housing Entities (TDHEs), Tribal board and council members, and qualified Tribal economic development staff serving Native communities.

If you are interested in sponsoring or attending the event and do not fall under this category, please contact us at


Our one-of-a-kind educational conference helps Native organizations and Tribal governments interested in securing funds for affordable housing and economic developments in their communities.

We’ll host a welcome reception Monday evening, Sept. 9, followed by two days of panels and interactive sessions.

Our experts and partners will provide in-depth instruction about a variety of topics, including:

  • Low Income Housing Tax Credits (LIHTC)
  • New Markets Tax Credits (NMTC)
  • Planning
  • Securing financing
  • Architectural design
  • Asset management and compliance
  • Advocacy ​​​

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You can get a head start on our conference by attending several engaging and interactive sessions before our Monday evening welcome reception. The sessions are designed to advance your organization’s skills, while also creating an opportunity to network with fellow Tribal housing professionals.

Mastering priorities: A strategic priority management training

1:30-2:30 p.m. Monday, Sept. 9

In today’s fast-paced and ever-evolving workplace, the ability to effectively manage priorities is a critical skill for professionals at all levels. The “Mastering Priorities” training class offers a comprehensive and practical approach to priority management, empowering participants to navigate through competing demands and achieve peak productivity.

Through a combination of interactive sessions, real-world case studies, and practical exercises, participants will learn essential strategies and techniques to identify, prioritize, and execute tasks efficiently. From setting SMART goals to mastering time-blocking techniques, this training equips individuals with the tools they need to optimize their workflow and achieve meaningful results.

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Key topics covered include:

  1. Priority Identification: Understanding the difference between urgent and important tasks.
  2. Goal Setting: Setting clear, achievable, and measurable goals to align priorities.
  3. Time Management: Techniques for maximizing productivity and minimizing distractions.
  4. Decision Making: Strategies for making informed decisions when faced with competing priorities.
  5. Delegation: Effective delegation techniques to leverage resources and focus on high-impact tasks.
  6. Adaptability: Building resilience and flexibility to adjust priorities in dynamic environments.
  7. Communication: Communicating priorities effectively with team members and stakeholders.

Whether you’re a seasoned professional looking to enhance your productivity or a new employee seeking to develop essential skills, “Mastering Priorities” provides practical insights and actionable strategies to excel in a fast-paced work environment. Join us and unlock your full potential by mastering the art of priority management.

TAMC Tailgate: Asset Management & Compliance Kickoff to the Travois Conference

3-4:30 p.m. Monday, Sept. 9

Join the Travois Asset Management & Compliance Team (TAMC) to play LIHTC Jeopardy! with the chance to win prizes!

The categories will be NSPIRE, HOTMA, LIHTC 101, Things that start with T, and Policy & Procedures.

Afterward, we will have an open Q&A session.