OIDSI Biennial Conference 2022_Save the Date updated


Date Start Time End Time Activity
Wednesday, July 13, 2022 3:00pm 5:00pm Meet and Greet
  7:00pm 8:00pm Ancestral program
Thursday, July 14, 2022 7:00am 8:00am Yoga – Raquel Nweze
  8:15am 9:15am Meditation – Baba Sangodare
  9:30am 10:30am Water Aerobics – Trace Gaskin 
  10:45am 11:30am OIDSI Lineage – Baba Femi and Baba Sangodare
  12:00pm 1:00pm Lunch
  1:30pm 2:30pm Presenter – Iya Omilana 
  4:30pm 6:00pm Conference Speaker – M’ba Montana  of ARC
  7:00pm 9:00pm Chieftaincy Ceremony
Friday, July 15, 2022 7:00am 8:00am Yoga – Raquel Nweze
  8:15am 9:00am Meditation – Baba Sangodare
  9:15am 10:00am Water Aerobics – Trace Gaskin
  10:00am 10:45m Orisa Song Class – Ife Ina
  11:00am 11:45am Orisa Sessions – Esu/Ogun/ Sango/Obatala
  12:15pm 1:00pm Orisa Sessions – Osun/Oya/Yemoja-Olokun
  1:00pm 5:00pm Free time
  5:00pm 6:30pm African Dance Class – Tracie Jackson 
  7:30pm 8:00pm Bembe Processional
  8:00pm 12:00midnight Bembe – Baba Sekou 
Saturday, July 16, 2022 7:00am 8:00am Yoga – Raquel Nweze
  8:15am 9:15am Meditation – Baba Sangodare
  9:30am 10:30am Water Aerobics –  Trace Gaskin
  12:00pm 1:00pm Lunch
  1:00pm 3:00pm Women Only Session – Apetibi Osunyemi Akalatunde
  1:00pm 3:00pm Men Only Session – Baba James Weeks
  5:00pm 7:00pm Conference Keynote Speaker – Chief Iyanifa Ayele Kumari
  8:00pm 9:00pm Talent show
  9:00pm 12:00am Dashiki and Denim OIDSI Party – DJ Carlos Mena
Sunday, July 17, 2022 9:00am 1:00pm Sunday Brunch – Speaker – Baba Sangokayode
  6:00pm 8:00pm OIDSI Yemoja Iyas Galveston Beach Caravan

Click HERE for Children Registration (4-17 years old)
– $150 (First Child)
-$90 (Second Child)
– $45 (Third Child)
For multiple children families

Click HERE for Adult Registration
Regular – $425 per Adult
April 1, 2022 until June 10, 2022 (ends 12am CST)

Click HERE for Vendor Registration Form
$30 per day
$75 for all three (3) days

The conference host hotel for the 2022 OIDSI Conference is the Houston Marriott South at Hobby Airport – 9100 Gulf Freeway, Houston, Texas 77017 www.marriott.com.

We have a discounted rate of $89.00 plus taxes per room/per night that does not include breakfast and a rate of $99.00 plus taxes per room/per night that does include breakfast.

To reserve your room at the discounted rate:
Hotel Room Reservation: (888) 236-2427
Hotel Room Reservation Link:  Click HERE to reserve your room

Vending Days

Thursday, July 13th 10:00am – 6:00pm
Friday, July 14th 10:00am – 6:00pm
Saturday, July 15th 10:00am – 6:00pm

Vending Cost:

$75 for all 3 days

Hotel will provide table with cover and skirt, two (2) chairs and electrical outlet (if applicable and based on availability). No fire, cooking products allowed. Following close of daily conference activities, vendor should pack and take all material.

Payment Methods for Registration:

There is a payment plan option available…you are able to send in as much as you desire when you desire as long as your balance is paid in full before or on the designated due date. All payments submitted are tracked by OIDSI financial team.
Please place in comments: 2022 conference payments
  • Due to processing costs, there is a 50% non-refundable, anytime cancellation fee with Regular or Late registrations.
  • In the event of circumstances beyond its control, OIDSI reserves the right to cancel any event.
  • OIDSI is not liable for any expenses incurred by participants as a result of such cancellation.