How do I participate in the virtual Policy Conference?
The 2020 Policy Conference will be held virtually on October 29 – 31 and will include keynote and panel presentations, posters, exhibits, and various breakout sessions. After completing the online registration, you will receive an email with the virtual event portal and login information the week before the conference.
Will I be able to access the content from the conference after the event?
Conference content will be available with extended on-demand access. Please note, you must register for the Policy Conference to access the content after October 29 - 31.
What is included in my conference registration fee?
Is there a fee or tickets required to watch Living Legends?
No, the Living Legend Ceremony will have open streaming with no fee to access and a live chat feature.
Is there a fee or tickets required to watch the Induction Ceremony?
No, the Induction Ceremony will have open streaming with no fee to access and a live chat feature.
Is there a fee to purchase continuing education credits?
No, the fee for Contact Hours is included in the registration rate.
How will abstracts be presented and viewed?
The Policy Conference platform will feature a virtual poster hall where abstract presenters and attendees can connect through live chat and 1:1 video meeting. Each poster presentation will be pre-recorded and available with on-demand access.
How will Q&A and dialogue be facilitated through the virtual platform?
Keynote and panel presentations will have Q&A available through live chat in the virtual platform.
Will I have the opportunity to participate in the exhibit hall?
Yes, the Policy Conference platform will feature a virtual exhibitor hall where vendors and attendees can connect through live chat and 1:1 video meeting.
How can I network with my colleagues during the virtual event?
There are networking opportunities available through group chats, 1:1 video meetings, and messaging capabilities in the virtual platform. The platform will also feature a Conference Lounge which is a virtual meeting room where attendees, presenters, exhibitors, and sponsors can network and connect at any time.
How do I receive continuing professional development credits for attending the virtual conference?
The fee for Contact Hours is included in the registration rate. Contact hours are awarded by the American Academy of Nursing following the completion of the virtual event. Continuing education certificates will be sent following the virtual conference.