The Gathering Business Summit is the largest event hosted by the American Indian Chamber of Commerce of Oklahoma each year.  The conference will offer sessions that highlight successful business plans of Native-owned  businesses, how to seek government contracts, obtaining financial assistance for your businesses and business matchmaking sessions. Visit with the directors of preferred Indian-owned programs and TERO from a number of tribes across Oklahoma who champion for Indian-owned businesses.  There are excellent networking opportunities! The AICCO Annual Awards luncheon will take place on Tuesday.  

The Gathering Annual Business Summit Moved to July 2021

“Oklahoma’s largest Native Business Summit “The Gathering” will move dates in an effort to better ensure additional safety protocols and a more in-person event that you have come to enjoy. We originally scheduled for April 25-27, 2021 and will be moving to July 18th-20th, 2021. All booth, sponsorships, and registration purchases will be credited. The Gathering Business Summit will be returning to the Riverspirit Casino and Resort in Tulsa, OK. Please mark your calendars. Please visit this Gathering 2021 page and our social media platforms for more information. Your patience has been so appreciated as we navigate this pandemic.
We will overcome and we will meet again.”
Thank you,
Bailey Walker, President of American Indian Chamber of Commerce of Oklahoma
Anowa Chipisala’cho! Until I See You Again!”

#AICCOkGathering2021

ENGAGING SPEAKERS

Gain new information and ideas from experienced business owners and leading professionals in their industries. Take the opportunity to attend beneficial sessions concerning Indian-owned business certifications and benefits at Tribal and Federal levels.

BUSINESS MATCHMAKING SESSIONS

Meet with representatives of preferred Indian-owned programs and TERO representatives.

TRADE SHOW

Take advantage of thriving businesses and entrepreneurs who offer value-added opportunities to increase your clientele base and vendor lists.

EVENING NETWORKING RECEPTION

Experience one-on-one time to visit with Tribal Directors and other Native-owned businesses.

Member Full Conference Registration |  Price $175

ONE Full Conference Registration (single attendee). 

Includes: Single admission to two networking receptions, two breakfasts, two luncheons (Annual Awards Banquet), breakout sessions, general sessions, and trade show. This is for one (single attendee) full conference registration. To add additional attendees for your business, click “Buy Now” below and select the quantity of additional attendees, then proceed to checkout via PayPal.

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Non-Member Full Conference Registration | Price $200

ONE Full Conference Registration (single attendee). 

Includes: Single admission to two networking receptions, two breakfasts, two luncheons (Annual Awards Banquet), breakout sessions, general sessions, and trade show. This is for one (single attendee) full conference registration. To add additional attendees for your business, click “Buy Now” below and select the quantity of additional attendees, then proceed to checkout via PayPal.

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Member Exhibitor Booth Space | Price $375

 Two Full Conference Registrations (two attendees). 

Includes: One 8 x 10 booth space with pipe & drape, one 6 ft table with linen, two chairs, & Two Full Conference Registrations (two attendees). To add additional attendees for your business, click “Buy Now” below and select the quantity of additional attendees, then proceed to checkout via PayPal.

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Non Member Exhibitor Booth Space | $400

Two Full Conference Registrations (two attendees). 

Includes: One 8 x 10 booth space with pipe & drape, one 6 ft table with linen, two chairs, & Two Full Conference Registrations (two attendees). To add additional attendees for your business, click “Buy Now” below and select the quantity of additional attendees, then proceed to checkout via PayPal.

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Artisan Booth Space | Price $200

One Full Conference Registration (single attendee). 

Includes: One 8×10 Table Booth Space, one 6 ft table with linen, two chairs, one full conference registration. This is for one (single attendee) full conference registration.  To add additional attendees for your business, click “Buy Now” below and select the quantity of additional attendees, then proceed to checkout via PayPal.

*If not attending the Gathering with full registration, a ticket must be purchased to attend the Annual Awards Banquet.

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RIVER SPIRIT CASINO RESORT – RESERVE FOR THE GATHERING JULY 18TH-20TH, 2021!

Available From Saturday, July 17, 2021 through Monday, July 19, 2021!

RESERVE YOUR ROOM

SPONSORSHIPS

The Gathering Business Summit attracts Native-owned businesses, tribal leaders, business development experts, community based organizations, policy makers and financial institutions.

For Sponsorships email or call:  chamber@aiccok.org  / 918-624-9382

HAWK $12,000 – email chamber@aiccok.org

Sponsor Receives
  • Title Sponsor Logo Recognition on all promotional pieces and social media (logo due by May 15th)
  • Website Banner on aiccok.org (logo due by May 15th)
  • Back cover ad or 2-page ad spread placement in Program (logo due by May 15th)
  • Business Highlight  in front cover of program (provide all info by May 15th)
  • Four Full Conference Registrations
  • Prominent booth space
  • Include items in attendee bags (optional)
  • Speaking opportunity during Opening Session (optional)
  • Prominent Business Highlight on stage video screens
  • Free full page ad placement in 2021 Membership Directory (ad art due by May 15th)
  • One Free 2-day single room hotel

Fox $5000

Sponsor Receives
  • 2-page Spread or Full page ad placement in Program (ad art due May 15th)
  • Logo on aiccok.org  (due May 15th)
  • Prominent Business Highlight on stage video screens
  • Booth space (if requested)
  • Three Full Conference Registrations
  • Include items in attendee bags (optional)
Name
Company

Turtle $3000

Sponsor Receives
  • Full page ad placement in Gathering 2021 Program (ad art due May 15th)
  • Logo on aiccok.org (due May 15th)
  • Booth space (if requested)
  • Two Full Conference Registrations
Name
Company

President’s Award $2500

Sponsor Receives
  • Table of eight to Gathering 2021
  • One Full Conference Registration
  • Speaking opportunity (optional)
  • Half-page ad placement in Gathering 2021 Program (ad art due by May 15th)
  • Logo on table tents and video screens (logo due by May 15th)
Name
Company

AICCO Awards $1500

Sponsor Receives
  • Table of five to AICCO Awards Banquet 2021
  • One Full Conference Registration
  • Half-page ad placement in Gathering 2021 Program (ad art due by May 15th)
  • Logo on table tents and video screens (logo due by May 15th)
Name
Company

Brothers & Sisters $1000

Sponsor Receives
  • Logo on Networking Reception table tents (due by May 15th)
  • One Full Conference Registration
  • Half-page ad placement in Gathering 2021 Program (ad art due by May 15th)
Name
Company

President’s Table $700

Sponsor Receives
  • Table of eight seats
  • Listing in Awards Program (logo due by May 15th)
Name
Company

Dove $500

Sponsor Receives
  • Logo on table tents and video screens during breakfast (logo due by May 15th)
  • Live Sponsor Mentions on stage
Name
Company

Hello! These are your ad spec options. All Ads & Payments Due by May 15th, 2021

• 1/2 Page Vertical Ad: 4.25″ W x 5.5″ H, Plus .25″ Bleed, $275 to place

• Full Page Horizontal Ad: 8.5″ W x 5.5″ H, Plus .25″ Bleed, $500 to place

• 2-Page Horizontal Spread Ad: 17″ W x 5.5″ H, Plus .25″ Bleed, $950 to place

Please keep all info, logos and type .25″ from ad trim edges.

Note: This is for ad placement only. Please provide ad artwork by May 15th, and keep all info, logos and type .25″ from ad trim edges. Submit a high resolution PDF to chamber@aiccok.org.  All Ads & Payments Due by May 15th, 2021

Photos from The Gathering 2019

A look back at The Gathering 2018 Business Summit ….