The Largest Nursing Conference for Nurse Professionals

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Thank you for attending this year’s event!  The ANCC National Magnet Conference® and the ANCC Pathway to Excellence Conference® will be back in 2024 for another impactful, informative, and inspirational nursing event taking place in New Orleans, October 30-November 1. Save the dates and stay tuned for more information when registration opens next spring.


  • Nurses from any size or type of health care organization, including acute, pre-/post-acute, and long-term care
  • Nurses from ambulatory and independent outpatient settings, such as clinics, dialysis centers, home care, hospice, physician offices, surgical centers, and similar organizations
  • Hospital administrators/chief nursing officers/directors of nursing
  • Directors/nurse managers/front-line leaders
  • Clinical nurses
  • School nurses
  • Advance Practice Providers

Attend This High-Energy and Informative Conference

  • Engage and connect with nursing colleagues and administrators from Magnet-designated and Pathway-designated and applicant organizations
  • Understand the long-term value and return on investment of becoming a Magnet or a Pathway to Excellence organization, and how to achieve either of these designations
  • Learn how to align your nursing environment to the Magnet or Pathway to Excellence standards helping to increase nurse job satisfaction and improve organizational outcomes
  • Recognize, honor, and celebrate nursing excellence in leadership, innovation and best practices
  • Learn from peers within the health care industry and discuss solutions to improve nursing in the workplace
  • Earn continuing nursing education (CNE) credits


Interested in sponsoring or exhibiting at the 2024 co-located
ANCC National Magnet Conference® and ANCC Pathway to Excellence Conference®? 



Wednesday, October 30 – Friday, November 1, 2024Ernest N. Morial Convention CenterNew Orleans, LA
Wednesday, October 8 – Friday, October 10, 2025Georgia World Congress CenterAtlanta, GA
Thursday, October 8 – Saturday, October 10, 2026Pennsylvania Convention CenterPhiladelphia, PA