SCHEDULE AT A GLANCE

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8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Pathway Program Guidance: The Journey

8:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Getting Started International: Magnet Program (Separate registration fee applies)

12:30 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
NCPD Summit Keynote (separate registration fee applies)

5:00 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.
NCPD Summit
Reception to follow (Separate registration fee applies)

7:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.
Registration 

8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Pathway Program Guidance: Writing to the Standards (Separate registration fee applies)

8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
NCPD Summit Day 2 (Separate registration fee applies)

Noon – 7:00 p.m.
ANCC/ANA Booths, Conference Bookstore, and ANA Enterprise Gift Shop

1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Magnet® Program Director Meeting

3:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
Posters Open (Available for viewing)

5:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.
Magnet International Attendee Forum – Offsite (Separate registration fee applies)

5:30 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
Exhibit Hall Reception (CNOs, Invition only)

7:00 a.m. – 6:30 p.m.
Registration

7:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
ANCC/ANA Booths, Conference Bookstore, and ANAE Gift Shop 

7:30 a.m. – 8:30 a.m.
Healthy Nurse, Healthy Nation™ Tai Chi (invite only; separate registration required)

9:00 a.m. – 10:45 a.m.
Opening General Session: Welcome and Keynote — Carolyn Jones

10:45 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Exhibit Hall Open

Noon – 1:00 p.m.
Concurrent Sessions

1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Lunch in the Exhibit Hall

1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Magnet® CNO Luncheon (Invitation only, advance registration required)

1:30 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Carolyn Jones Book Signing

1:45 p.m. – 2:45 p.m.
Poster presenters available at their posters

3:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Concurrent Sessions

4:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.
General Session: Magnet and Pathway to Excellence Designation Celebration

7:00 p.m. – 10:30 p.m.
Welcome Party at the Georgia Aquarium

7:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Registration

7:00 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.
ANCC/ANA Booths, Conference Bookstore, and ANA Enterprise Gift Shop

8:00 a.m. – 9:00 a.m.
Concurrent Sessions

8:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.
Exhibit Hall open

9:30 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.
Concurrent Sessions

11:00 a.m. – Noon
Concurrent Sessions

Noon – 12:30 p.m.
Candy Campbell Book Signing

Noon – 2:00 p.m.
Lunch in the Exhibit Hall

Noon – 2:00 p.m.
Pathway to Excellence Leadership Luncheon (Invitation only, advance registration required)

Noon – 2:00 p.m.
Magnet Appraiser Meeting (Invitation only for Magnet Appraisers; advance registration required)

12:45 p.m. – 1:45 p.m.
Poster presenters available at their posters

1:00 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.
Bonnie Barnes with DAISY Foundation Book Signing

2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Concurrent Sessions

3:30 – 5:15pm
General Session
Awards – Pathway to Excellence Award® 2021, Magnet® Prize 2021, MNOY and PNOY Awards 2021
Keynote – Josh Linkner

5:30 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Josh Linkner Book Signing

7:00 a.m. – Noon
ANCC/ANA Booths, Conference Bookstore, and ANA Enterprise Gift Shop

8:00 a.m. – 9:00 a.m.
Concurrent Sessions

8:30 a.m. – Noon
Exhibit Hall open

9:30 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.
Concurrent Sessions

10:30 a.m. – noon
Brunch in the Exhibit Hall

11:00 a.m. – Noon
Poster presenters available at their posters

12:15 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.
General Session: Co-host Handoff and Keynote — Marcus Engel 

1:30 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Marcus Engel Book Signing