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Tulalip Resort Casino Conference Agenda

Mid-Year Conference & Expo educational sessions are a great opportunity to hear the latest updates, insights, and strategies to improve your operation. Listen to experts from Tulalip Resort Casino and how they have transformed the industry.

Monday, September 16th, 2024

Seeds of Sovereignty: 10 Years of Cannabis in Washington

Ten years ago, the seeds of tribal cannabis were planted in Washington. These sessions explore how these seeds have blossomed into a thriving industry. We'll look back at the early days, the fight for sovereignty and self-determination, and the challenges overcome. We'll also celebrate the successes and explore how collaboration can continue to empower tribal nations economically. Join us for a journey of growth, resilience, and a bright future for tribal cannabis in Washington.

Tuesday, September 17th, 2024

Decoding the Digital Casino: AI's Role in the Evolution of Gaming

These sessions explore how AI is transforming everything from player engagement and personalized marketing to game development and security. Discover how AI algorithms analyze vast amounts of data to predict player behavior, optimize game offerings, and event detect cheating in real time.

Wednesday, September 18th, 2024

Integrating AI in Gaming Operations

These sessions explore the transformative impact of artificial intelligence. Participants will gan insights into how AI technologies are integrated into casino operations to enhance efficiency, personalize experiences, and ensure integrity and compliance. 

Full Conference Schedule


01:00 PM
  1. 60 mins

    Celebrate a decade of cannabis legalization in Washington with a retrospective look at its profound impacts and major milestones. This session will cover the initial steps of legalization, the economic growth, regulatory evolutions, and societal shifts it spurred. Engage in discussions about how legalization has transformed industry standards, shaped public policy, and served as a model for other states, reflecting on the successes and challenges of Washington's green revolution.

02:00 PM
  1. 60 mins
    Tribes such as the Suquamish and the Squaxin Island have entered into compacts with the State of Washington. These agreements facilitate the operation of their cannabis business in compliance with state laws. In return, the tribes share a portion of the revenue generated with the state. These compacts provide a framework for mutually beneficial economic ventures in the rapidly evolving cannabis market.
03:00 PM
  1. 60 mins
    Explore the significant banking challenges faced by tribal cannabis businesses due to federal banking restrictions. This session will delve into the current financial landscape, discuss alternative banking solutions, and highlight strategies for managing financial operations securely and efficiently. Learn how tribes are navigating these hurdles to ensure robust financial management and explore potential legislative changes that could impact tribal access to banking services in the future. 
04:00 PM
  1. 60 mins
    Explore the integration of cannabis into tribal healthcare, focusing on its therapeutic benefits and advancements in treatment options. This session will discuss how cannabis contributes to holistic health strategies and the educational efforts to promote safe usage. Learn about the practical applications of cannabis in improving health and wellness, and how it is becoming a vital component of healthcare practices in tribal communities.
01:30 PM
  1. 60 mins
    Discover the future of casino gaming in our session focused on integrating technology into the modern gaming floor. Explore how AI, digital gaming, and other innovations are enhancing player engagement and operational efficiency. Learn about the challenges and opportunities in adopting these technologies. This session is a must for industry professionals seeking to leverage technology for a competitive edge and a more immersive gaming experience. Join us for insights into the transformative impact of tech on the casino industry.
02:30 PM
  1. 60 mins
    This session explores how artificial intelligence is revolutionizing casino operations by predicting player behavior. Discover how AI algorithms analyze vast amounts of data to forecast individual preferences, spending patterns, and game choices. Learn how this valuable insight empowers casinos to personalize marketing, optimize game offerings, and ultimately enhance the player experience while driving revenue growth.
03:30 PM
  1. 60 mins
    This session explores how artificial intelligence and omnichannel payment solutions are revolutionizing the gaming industry. Discover how AI-powered systems streamline deposits and withdrawals, personalize payment options for individual players, and detect fraudulent activity to enhance security. Learn how these technologies are creating a seamless, frictionless payment experience across online casinos, sports betting platforms, and mobile gaming apps, ultimately boosting customer satisfaction and driving revenue growth. 
09:00 AM
  1. 60 mins
    Discover the transformative impact of Artificial Intelligence (AI) on casino operations. This session will illustrate how AI enhances player experiences through personalized game recommendations and improves security with advanced fraud detection. Learn about AI's critical role in optimizing pricing strategies, improving customer service with chatbots, and refining marketing for targeted outreach. Gain insights into how AI-driven efficiencies can reduce operational costs and enhance data-informed decision-making, thereby boosting profitability. Join us to see how AI not only streamlines management but also ensures a safer, more engaging environment for patrons, setting new standards in the industry.
10:00 AM
  1. 60 mins
    Artificial Intelligence (AI) is reshaping how casinos connect with their players. This session explores how AI-powered tools are revolutionizing marketing strategies, from hyper-personalized promotions to predictive analytics that anticipate player behavior. Discover how AI can enhance customer loyalty, optimize marketing campaigns, and drive revenue growth in the ever-evolving landscape of tribal gaming.
11:00 AM
  1. 60 mins
    Explore the transformative impact of Artificial Intelligence (AI) on casino operations. This session highlights how AI enhances player experiences with personalized game recommendations and strengthens security through advanced fraud detection. Discover AI's role in optimizing pricing strategies, improving customer service via chatbots, and refining marketing for targeted campaigns. Learn about the AI-driven efficiencies that reduce operational costs and bolster profitability through informed decision-making. Join us to understand how AI streamlines management, ensures a safer environment for patrons, and sets new industry standards.


*Conference Agenda is subject to change


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