Why attend?

Chapter Leadership Connection is the in-person experience for chapter leaders to collaborate, learn, share information about chapter operations, and discover additional ways for chapters to help achieve Sigma's vision of transforming global healthcare.


Learn from a variety of presentations.


Meet and collaborate with chapter leaders from around the world.

Plenary Sessions

Attend plenary sessions about chapter, board, and nursing leadership.


Nursing continuing professional development (NCPD) will be available for attending this event.*

*Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing (Sigma) is accredited as a provider of nursing continuing professional development (NCPD) by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.

Sigma will abide by Indiana and Marion County COVID-19 guidance for Chapter Leadership Connection 2022. There is no mask mandate in effect, but we strongly encourage attendees to wear masks in areas where social distancing is not possible. Visit the MCPH website for more information.

Sigma’s United Nations Liaisons to Present

Sigma Nurses Engagement with the Sustainable Development Goals: A Call to Action

Janice E. Hawkins, PhD, RN, CNS-BC
Patrick Chiu, MPH, RN

Over the last decade, Sigma chapters have been encouraged to embed the Sustainable Development Goals into their strategic and operational plans. In this session, Sigma UN Liaisons will discuss their analysis of Sigma chapter service activities and engagement with the SDGs since being granted consultative status at the UN.

Janice E. Hawkins, PhD, RN, CNS-BC

Janice E. Hawkins, PhD, RN, CNS-BC

Patrick Chiu, MPH, RN

Patrick Chiu, MPH, RN

Other session topics to choose from include: membership recruitment and engagement, leadership succession, chapter finance, strategic planning, social media, branding, communication, time management, leadership, program planning, and more!

Headquarters at Night

Sigma Headquarters Tour

Friday, 16 September, 4:45-6:00 p.m. (1645-1800)

Take a self-guided walking tour and see where all the behind-the-scenes magic of Sigma happens.

Filled with history and member appreciation in the form of photos, specialty rooms, decor, and nods to those who’ve helped us become the prestigious organization we are today*, the building tour is a remarkable opportunity you’ll not want to miss.

A 3/4 mile walk from the Indianapolis Marriott Downtown, Sigma Headquarters will be open on Friday, 16 September 2022 from 4:45-6:00 p.m. (1645-1800) for attendees who are interested.

The tour is currently limited to the entry foyer, Executive Suite, Founders Room, and the paver garden.