NIIC 2016 in Nashville!

tirrcThe 2016 NIIC will be held in Nashville, Tennessee with our partners at the Tennessee Immigrant and Refugee Rights Coalition (TIRRC).

When you think about Nashville you may think about country music and cowboy boots, but did you know that Nashville has one of the fastest-growing immigrant populations in the country? Like many cities across the Southeast, Nashville has become one of America’s new gateway cities for immigrant communities. We hope you’ll join us in Nashville to learn how Music City has emerged as a leader in immigrant integration and a model for new destination cities across the country.  Stay tuned for details.


We’ll be making history together Dec 13-15, 2015 at NIIC 2015. Watch this video and find out why you should join the country’s largest immigration-related conference, and the largest NIIC yet!

Join us at NIIC 2015 - the largest gathering of immigrant integration leaders, strategizing for change - December 13-15, 2015

          • Find out about the New American Dreams Expo that showcases businesses, government programs, service providers, advocacy and education groups, and individual artists who are committed to a new vision for immigrant integration in the United States.

NIIC 2015 Hosts

The National Immigrant Integration Conference 2015 is co-hosted by the National Partnership for New Americans and the New York Immigration Coalition. Feel free to find out more about our advocacy and vision and follow us on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.

NIIC 2015 Executive Committee

Joining the Co-Hosts on the NIIC 2015 Executive Committee are key partners Make the Road New York, which builds the power of Latino communities to achieve dignity and justice, as well as the Massachusetts Immigrant and Refugee Advocacy Coalition, the largest organization in New England promoting the rights and integration of immigrants and refugees.

About #NIIC 2015

NIIC 2015, New American Dreams: Advancing Opportunity, Equality & Justice, will be held in Brooklyn, New York from December 13-15, 2015.

1,000+ policy makers, advocates, educators, business leaders, culture shapers, community stakeholders, and more will gather from across the country!

The eighth annual NIIC aims to connect a bold and dynamic immigrant integration movement with a broader group of stakeholders to drive inclusion and impact together.

Discover exciting new developments in adult education and access to health care, new approaches in integration in emerging immigrant communities, and efforts to empower New Americans to apply for citizenship.

Discuss and tackle key integration issues facing U.S immigrant communities today and, together, we can shape a platform for New Americans ahead of the 2016 Presidential elections!


twitterbirdNIICUse hashtag #NIIC when posting about NIIC and follow @npnewamericans for more about immigrant integration. Be sure to look for pre-conference activities and engagements! We want your voice to be heard!


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NIIC 2015 Sponsors

Thanks to our generous early sponsors! This list is in formation. To sponsor NIIC 2015, click here for more information.


What others say about NIIC

Julia Preston

They pushed strollers, tugged toddlers and streamed into the convention center in the heart of this city on Sunday, thousands of immigrants here illegally and anxious to find out if they could gain protection from deportation under executive actions by President Obama

The crowd, waiting in a long snaking line to check in, was drawn by an information session organized by advocacy groups offering people initial assessments to see if they meet the requirements to apply to stay in the country and work.

Julia PrestonImmigration Reporter, New York TimesRead the article here
Jaime Garcia

Univision Nacional, Jorge Ramos introdujo esta historia en la Conferencia Nacional de Integración de los Inmigrantes 2014, con el director de USCIS León Rodríguez, Asociación Nacional de Nuevos Americanos director Joshua Hoyt y Anjelica Salas, directora de la Coalición por los Derechos Humanos de los Inmigrantes de Los Ángeles.

Jaime GarciaUnivision National Anchor Jorge RamosWatch the story here