NAWEOA Conference 2019

July 15-20, 2019, Oklahoma City Oklahoma

The Oklahoma State Game Warden Association is proud to host the North American Wildlife Enforcement Officers Association Conference in beautiful Oklahoma. You can find all the information about the Conference by scrolling down this page.

Welcome To Oklahoma

Since 1907, the “Sooner State” has been a place of scenic beauty, filled with rich culture and history. You are sure to enjoy all that Oklahoma has to offer. From thousands of miles of shorelines to our beautiful mountain ranges there is something for everyone. 


From the beginning, Oklahoma has been a place with natural beauty. Many settlers rushed to Indian Territory to get a piece of the west during the land run of 1889. There was an estiamted 50,000 people lined up for their piece of the available two million acres.

Native Culture

The Native American Culture is strong in Oklahoma. You can find a diverse representation of Native American Tribes throughout the state. There are 39 tribes represented in Oklahoma. The Cherokee, Cheyenne, Chickasaw, Choctaw, Creek, Osage, Potawatomi, Comanche and Shawnee being among the largest tribes. 


Oklahoma is full of “must see” attractions around the state. You will find many great destinations near the Oklahoma City area like The National Cowboy Hall of Fame, Oklahoma City Zoo, Brick Town, The Oklahoma City Science Museum, Myriad Botanical Garden, Oklahoma City Bombing Memeorial, and many other great destinations in Oklahoma. 

Featured Talks & Speakers

This years NAWEOA Conference will have many guest speakers. We are thrilled to have Agency Leaders as well a officers from around North America bringing you exciting news and conservation enforcement information to share. This years training will be top notch with exciting topics and hands on experiences that will better equip you as a modern day law-enforcement officer. Don’t miss out on this chance to experience the greatest wildlife law-enforcement officer gathering of 2019. 

Jul. 17 — 09:00 AM

Shawn Farrell

President – NAWEOA

Jul. 17 — 09:15 AM

JD Strong

Director – Oklahoma Dept. of Wildlife Conservation

Jul. 17 — 09:30 AM

Jay Harvey

NAWEOA Conference Chairman – OSGWA

We are Stronger Together

Renaissance Oklahoma City Convention Center Hotel & Spa

Make your visit to downtown Oklahoma City one you’ll remember when you stay at Renaissance Oklahoma City Convention Center Hotel. The hotel boasts an amazing location, connected to the Cox Convention Center and just steps from popular destinations including the Bricktown District, Chesapeake Energy Arena and The Criterion. Unwind after an exhausting day in our spacious rooms and suites with plush bedding and luxurious amenities. Enjoy a selection of delicious dishes at 10 North Grille, the on-site restaurant, or explore the local cuisine at the variety of restaurants surrounding our hotel. During downtime, relax while sipping coffee at our cafe, pampering yourself at our spa, swimming at our indoor pool or just enjoy the company of your law-enforcement freinds and famliy.  Use the link to book online or contact the Hotel directly by calling 1-800-468-3571 and let them know you are with the NAWEOA Group.  

Needing Shuttle Transportation?

If you are arriving by plane, bus or train and you would like a complimentary shuttle to the event hotel. simply give our transportation coordinator Mark a call to schedule a pick-up time. 405-343-5489

Destination Oklahoma is the official tour partner of the NAWEOA Conference.

Discover the exciting sights, unheard sounds, and ultimate surprises Oklahoma has to offer. Explore the alabaster caves and bats at night, get your kicks on Route 66, or revel in our deep-rooted Native American history. Tap your boots in Stockyard City, take in our rich western heritage, or walk the sacred grounds at the Oklahoma City National Memorial. Let Destination Oklahoma be your guide to our most famous, fascinating, and sometimes forgotten treasures. You’ll learn it’s a land of sass, spirit, and soul. Simply click on the “Book Your Tour Now” button and it will take you to the tour site. You will be booking through Destination Oklahoma directly. Make sure when you book to use the discount code NAWEOA to save an extra 10% off of tour pricing.


Pricing &  Registration

Here is a quick breakdown of the conference pricing based on early registration. 

Fishing Trip of a Lifetime Raffle

The OSGWA is holding a raffle to benefit the NAWEOA Conference. By purchasing a raffle ticket, you will be entered to win a Canadian Fishing Trip for Two at a 5-Star Lodge in northern Saskatchewan, Canada. The Twin Falls lodge is the gateway to explore remote lakes teeming with trophy walleye, whitefish, perch and giant northern pike along the cold, clean waters of the Churchill River system in northern Saskatchewan. This once in a lifetime trip includes your lodging, meals, equipment, boats, ground transportation and airfare. A value of over $5,500! You can buy your tickets now online using the button below. 

Stay Up To Date

If you want the latest information about the Conference be sure to join our Facebook Group. Just simply search 2019 NAWEOA Conference – Oklahoma or click the link below.

Oklahoma City Conference Discounts

Many participating attactions have offered discounts just for you during the NAWEOA Conference!

Our Sponsors

Registration Opens Jan. 14th, 2019

We look forward to seeing you in Oklahoma City. When registration opens you simply click on the link below where you can register your entire family at once. Please note Hotel Reservations are made through the hotel directly. Tour bookings are made directly through the tour company. If you are interested in becoming a sponsor or having a vendor space at the conference please use the available Contact Us form to partner with us. 

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