Adu Dhabi


34th International Nursing Research Congress, 20-23 July 2023

2-4 August 2023 | Virtual

Join Sigma in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, to connect and engage with over 800 nurse researchers, students, clinicians, and leaders who are focused on evidence-based research. Can't make it to Abu Dhabi? Join us virtually from 2-4 August!

Congress Theme

Connect Nursing Globally Through Research and Evidence Dissemination

Program Outcomes

  • Learners will identify at least two opportunities to apply learning from the conference to their nursing practice.
  • Learners will report agreement that the conference provided the opportunity to engage with the global nursing community.


Standard Registration Deadline: 21 June 2023

Register today! »



Naeema Al Gasseer, PhD, RN, RM, FAAN, AIPHF

Naeema Hasan Al Gasseer

Opening Plenary

Judy N. Khanyola, MAHP

Judy N. Khanyola

Closing Plenary


Visiting Abu Dhabi

Congress will take place at the Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre (ADNEC). Visit the Abu Dhabi travel site to help ensure a pleasant trip and to plan side trips while in the capital city.

Feel awed by one of the world’s top landmarks, the Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque, take on the planet’s fastest roller coaster at Ferrari World Abu Dhabi, zoom to the pace of a speedboat tour of the UAE capital’s coastline, tune out to the sound of the wind while sand boarding in Al Dhafra, or enjoy the peace and tranquility of a stroll through Al Ain's cooling oases.

Learn more »

Partner with Sigma

Reach more than 800 nurse leaders representing more than 40 countries! There are many options to participate as an exhibitor, sponsor, or advertiser at congress.
Learn more »

2023 International Nurse Researcher Awards

The award nomination deadline for the International Nurse Researcher awards has passed. Visit these award ceremonies at congress.
Learn more »

For a look back at congress 2022, check out the many astounding images captured by Cecilia Macchione of John Need Media Ltd.

INRC18 Attendees

Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque

INRC18 Attendees