Schedule at a Glance

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Conference

Day 1

Wednesday,

May

13

7:00am – 6:30pm

Registration, ANCC and ANA Enterprise Booths, Bookstore Open

7:00am – 5:00pm

Presenter Ready Room Open

8:00am – 4:30pm

ANCC Pathway to Excellence® Preconference Applicant Workshop

8:00am – 4:30pm

Getting Started: Magnet Program Guidance

8:00am – 4:15pm

The New Nurse Manager Basics Workshop

12:30 – 1:30pm, 1:30 – 2:30pm

Escape Room Session—first come, first serve (free)
Sigma. Global Nursing Excellence
Sigma Escape Room

Save the Data, Save the Day!
Description:
This Sigma escape room experience is re-envisioning experiential learning for conference goers! Participants must solve a series of clues to help deactivate a techno-virus that threatens to delete all electronic medical records around the world. Discover, engage, and have fun in a group setting while exploring team dynamics and engaging your inner leader.

2:00 – 5:00pm

Exhibit Hall Open

2:30 – 3:30pm

Escape Room Session—first come, first serve (free)
Sigma. Global Nursing Excellence
Sigma Escape Room

Save the Data, Save the Day!
Description:
This Sigma escape room experience is re-envisioning experiential learning for conference goers! Participants must solve a series of clues to help deactivate a techno-virus that threatens to delete all electronic medical records around the world. Discover, engage, and have fun in a group setting while exploring team dynamics and engaging your inner leader.

3:30 – 4:30pm

Escape Room Session—first come, first serve (free)
Sigma. Global Nursing Excellence
Sigma Escape Room

Save the Data, Save the Day!
Description:
This Sigma escape room experience is re-envisioning experiential learning for conference goers! Participants must solve a series of clues to help deactivate a techno-virus that threatens to delete all electronic medical records around the world. Discover, engage, and have fun in a group setting while exploring team dynamics and engaging your inner leader.

4:00 – 5:00pm

Poster Viewing

5:00 – 6:30pm

Opening General Session – Rebecca Love
Pathway Nurse of the Year Awards™

Conference

Day 2

Thursday,

May

14

7:30am – 5:15pm

Registration, ANCC and ANA Booths, Bookstore Open, Poster Viewing

7:30am – 4:15pm

Presenter Ready Room Open

8:30 – 9:45am

Opening Session & Keynote – Marcus Engel

10:00 – 11:00am

Concurrents

11:00am – 4:00pm

Exhibit Hall Open

11:00am – 1:00pm

Lunch in Exhibit Hall

11:00am – 1:00pm

Pathway Leadership Lunch (invite only)

11:30am – 12:30pm

Escape Room Session—first come, first serve (free)
Sigma. Global Nursing Excellence
Sigma Escape Room

Save the Data, Save the Day!
Description:
This Sigma escape room experience is re-envisioning experiential learning for conference goers! Participants must solve a series of clues to help deactivate a techno-virus that threatens to delete all electronic medical records around the world. Discover, engage, and have fun in a group setting while exploring team dynamics and engaging your inner leader.

11:45am – 12:45pm

Poster Viewing with Presenters

12:00 – 12:30pm

Book Signing, Marcus Engel

1:00 – 2:00pm

Concurrents

2:00 – 4:00pm

Exhibit Hall Showcase Break

2:30 – 3:30pm

Escape Room Session—first come, first serve (free)
Sigma. Global Nursing Excellence
Sigma Escape Room

Save the Data, Save the Day!
Description:
This Sigma escape room experience is re-envisioning experiential learning for conference goers! Participants must solve a series of clues to help deactivate a techno-virus that threatens to delete all electronic medical records around the world. Discover, engage, and have fun in a group setting while exploring team dynamics and engaging your inner leader.

4:00 – 5:15pm

ANCC Pathway Award® Sponsored by Cerner & Pathway Celebration

5:30 – 7:00pm

Celebration Reception (Hilton West Palm Beach)

Conference

Day 3

Friday,

May

15

7:30 – 11:30am

ANCC and ANA Booths, Bookstore Open

8:00 – 9:00am

Concurrents

8:00 – 10:15am

Pathway Program Director Session

9:15 – 10:15am

VA/Military Breakout

9:15 – 10:15am

Concurrents

10:30am – 11:30am

Closing General Session — Renee Thompson

11:30am – 12:00pm

Book Signing, Renee Thompson

7:00am – 6:30pm

Registration, ANCC and ANA Enterprise Booths, Bookstore Open

7:00am – 5:00pm

Presenter Ready Room Open

8:00am – 4:30pm

ANCC Pathway to Excellence® Preconference Applicant Workshop

8:00am – 4:30pm

Getting Started: Magnet Program Guidance

8:00am – 4:15pm

The New Nurse Manager Basics Workshop

12:30 – 1:30pm, 1:30 – 2:30pm

Escape Room Session—first come, first serve (free)
Sigma. Global Nursing Excellence
Sigma Escape Room

Save the Data, Save the Day!
Description:
This Sigma escape room experience is re-envisioning experiential learning for conference goers! Participants must solve a series of clues to help deactivate a techno-virus that threatens to delete all electronic medical records around the world. Discover, engage, and have fun in a group setting while exploring team dynamics and engaging your inner leader.

2:00 – 5:00pm

Exhibit Hall Open

2:30 – 3:30pm

Escape Room Session—first come, first serve (free)
Sigma. Global Nursing Excellence
Sigma Escape Room

Save the Data, Save the Day!
Description:
This Sigma escape room experience is re-envisioning experiential learning for conference goers! Participants must solve a series of clues to help deactivate a techno-virus that threatens to delete all electronic medical records around the world. Discover, engage, and have fun in a group setting while exploring team dynamics and engaging your inner leader.

3:30 – 4:30pm

Escape Room Session—first come, first serve (free)
Sigma. Global Nursing Excellence
Sigma Escape Room

Save the Data, Save the Day!
Description:
This Sigma escape room experience is re-envisioning experiential learning for conference goers! Participants must solve a series of clues to help deactivate a techno-virus that threatens to delete all electronic medical records around the world. Discover, engage, and have fun in a group setting while exploring team dynamics and engaging your inner leader.

4:00 – 5:00pm

Poster Viewing

5:00 – 6:30pm

Opening General Session – Rebecca Love
Pathway Nurse of the Year Awards™

7:30am – 5:15pm

Registration, ANCC and ANA Booths, Bookstore Open, Poster Viewing

7:30am – 4:15pm

Presenter Ready Room Open

8:30 – 9:45am

Opening Session & Keynote – Marcus Engel

10:00 – 11:00am

Concurrents

11:00am – 4:00pm

Exhibit Hall Open

11:00am – 1:00pm

Lunch in Exhibit Hall

11:00am – 1:00pm

Pathway Leadership Lunch (invite only)

11:30am – 12:30pm

Escape Room Session—first come, first serve (free)
Sigma. Global Nursing Excellence
Sigma Escape Room

Save the Data, Save the Day!
Description:
This Sigma escape room experience is re-envisioning experiential learning for conference goers! Participants must solve a series of clues to help deactivate a techno-virus that threatens to delete all electronic medical records around the world. Discover, engage, and have fun in a group setting while exploring team dynamics and engaging your inner leader.

11:45am – 12:45pm

Poster Viewing with Presenters

12:00 – 12:30pm

Book Signing, Marcus Engel

1:00 – 2:00pm

Concurrents

2:00 – 4:00pm

Exhibit Hall Showcase Break

2:30 – 3:30pm

Escape Room Session—first come, first serve (free)
Sigma. Global Nursing Excellence
Sigma Escape Room

Save the Data, Save the Day!
Description:
This Sigma escape room experience is re-envisioning experiential learning for conference goers! Participants must solve a series of clues to help deactivate a techno-virus that threatens to delete all electronic medical records around the world. Discover, engage, and have fun in a group setting while exploring team dynamics and engaging your inner leader.

4:00 – 5:15pm

ANCC Pathway Award® Sponsored by Cerner & Pathway Celebration

5:30 – 7:00pm

Celebration Reception (Hilton West Palm Beach)

7:30 – 11:30am

ANCC and ANA Booths, Bookstore Open

8:00 – 9:00am

Concurrents

8:00 – 10:15am

Pathway Program Director Session

9:15 – 10:15am

VA/Military Breakout

9:15 – 10:15am

Concurrents

10:30am – 11:30am

Closing General Session — Renee Thompson

11:30am – 12:00pm

Book Signing, Renee Thompson