Convention 2021
Convention 2021
Convention 2021


46th Biennial Convention

Honor the Past, Remember the Present, Create the Future

6-10 November 2021 in Indianapolis, Indiana, USA

Register today 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."

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In-person and virtual options are available.
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Visiting Indianapolis

Indy is a city rich in arts and culture, history and heritage, time-honored traditions, and endless possibilities. Visit the hotel and travel page to help ensure a safe and pleasant trip.
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Events of Interest

5K Your Way

Join the Sigma Foundation for a 5K “your way” and a chance to win prizes and raise funding for nursing research. You pick the time, date, and location, anytime from 27 October-10 November!
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Speed Connect

Interested in networking at convention? This special event is designed to connect convention attendees in a fun, fast-paced environment. Space is limited—buy your ticket when you register!
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This three-hour session is available to the first 150 attendees who sign up!
Sunday, 7 November 2021
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Cultural Exchange Sessions

Participating Sigma global regions will host a session about the nursing culture of their region during convention.
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Travel Grant Information

Grants are available through the Sigma Foundation for Nursing to assist in offsetting the cost of attending convention.
Deadline: Extended to 7 May 2021

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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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The 2021 International Awards for Nursing Excellence call for nominations is now closed. Thank you to all who submitted. Nominees will be notified in May.
Award recipients will be honored during convention.

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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!

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