Convention 2021
Convention 2021
Convention 2021


46th Biennial Convention

6-10 November 2021 in Indianapolis, Indiana, USA

Save the date for Sigma's largest event, our biennial convention, featuring outstanding plenary speakers, networking opportunities, over 800 oral and poster presentations, and the opportunity to travel to our headquarters city, rich in culture, sports, and tradition.

Join more than 2,000 Sigma members and global leaders in nursing as we come together to celebrate our heritage over the last 100 years, build upon our successes, and embrace the 2019-2021 presidential call to action:

Infuse Joy

"We must start wherever we are today to find, create, and leverage joy."

Convention 2021 Indy

The convention theme for 2021:

Honor the Past, Remember the Present, Create the Future


The submission deadline has passed.

Thank you to everyone who submitted. Notifications will be sent to authors the first week of February 2021.

Award Nominations

Sigma is accepting nominations for the 2021 International Awards for Nursing Excellence. Awards are conferred to nurses, chapters, and institutions each biennium for contributions in the fields of technology, media, chapter excellence, research, leadership, and practice.

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Exhibitors, Sponsors, and Advertisers

Reach a vast network of more than 2,000 nurses at convention. There are many ways you can participate as we celebrate our rich 100-year heritage and build upon our successes!

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Convention 2019 Highlights

For a look back at the 45th Biennial Convention in Washington, DC, USA, see the recap on our convention highlights page, visit Nursing Centered for event coverage, view convention photos, and see highlights on Twitter using #SigmaConv19!

Sigma Nurses
Flag Ceremony
Sigma Love