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Mississippi Policy Conference in Tunica, MS

August 10, 2017 - August 13, 2017

August 10 – August 13, 2017

Registration is now closed


Onsite Registration
We have limited onsite registration. If you are interested in registering onsite, please email Nakia Kelly at NKelly@CBCInstitute.org with “ONSITE REGISTRATION” in your email subject line. Confirmed reserved participants will receive an email confirmation with a registration number. You must print and bring this confirmation along with your full payment to register onsite.


The Congressional Black Caucus Institute has secured a group rate starting Thursday, August 10 -13, 2017. The group rate is $115 per night at Horseshoe Tunica Casino and $109 at Gold Strike Casino Resort Hotels (excluding suites and outside conference dates).


Horseshoe Tunica Casino & Hotel
1021 Casino Center Drive
Robinsonville, MS 38664




Gold Strike Casino Resort Hotels
1010 Casino Center Drive
Robinsonville, MS 38664

Note: Gold Strike reservations cannot be made online.



1107 Casino Center Drive
Tunica Resorts, MS 38664
Note: Discount code available upon completion of registration.


Registration Cancellation Policy
Registration cancellation for the 2017 MS Policy Conference must be received in writing via info@cbcinsitute.org on or before Friday, July 28, 2017.  All cancellation requests received after this date will be denied.

Refunds will be issued in the form of a check to the person or entity that originally issued payment.  Note: Refunds will not be processed until after the conference concludes; please allow up to four weeks for processing.  The Institute will adhere to the refund schedule below, with no exceptions.


Refund Schedule – Refunds for payments made with a credit card will be assessed a $55 administrative fee.

  • Requests received between May 15 – June 30, 2017 – Full Refund (less $55 administration fee)
  • Request received between July 1 – July 28, 2017 – 50% refund (less $55 administration fee)
  • All requests received after July 28, 2017 – No refunds

Transportation info from Memphis International Airport

Uber and LYFT rideshares are now available from Memphis International Airport! If you have any questions, please contact the Congressional Black Caucus Institute via email at info@CBCInstitute.org or by phone at 202.785.3634.


2017 Conference Schedule
Click to download


August 10, 2017
August 13, 2017


Congressional Black Caucus Institute


Tunica, Mississippi + Google Map