The deadline for early registration is November 18, 2010. Late fees will apply to registrations received after November 18. Review the schedule of events, subject to change.
Email messages confirming registration will be sent to all participants.
  • $399 by November 18                                               
  • $469 after November 18                                            
  • $369 Additional registrant from same institution by November 18
  • $439 Additional registrant from same institution after November 18
  • $349 Graduate students (not faculty) who are preparing for faculty roles
International Attendees click HERE to register. 
U.S. Attendees register online at  https://www.aacn.nche.edu/Registration.
A block of rooms has been reserved at the Ritz-Carlton, Pentagon City, 1250 South Hayes Street, Arlington, VA 22202; (703) 415-5000 or (800) 241-3333. The room rate is $175 single. The cutoff date for reservations is November 15, 2010. To make reservations, please call the hotel directly and request the group rate for the Global Alliance or GANES Meeting. Or book online through https://www.ritzcarlton.com/en/Properties/PentagonCity/Reservations/Default.htm and enter NURNURA in the group code box. Reservations made after November 15, 2010 will be on a space and rate available basis only. Please make your arrangements early as space fills quickly at the hotel.

The Ritz Carlton, Pentagon City is in compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act.

Reagan National Airport (DCA) is three miles from the Ritz-Carlton, Pentagon City and is Metro accessible. The closest Metro stop is Pentagon City on the Blue/Yellow lines, less than 1 block from the hotel. Taxis are also available from Reagan National Airport and cost approximately $12 each way. Dulles International Airport (IAD) is 30 miles from the Ritz-Carlton, Pentagon City. Taxis from Dulles Airport to the hotel cost approximately $65 each way. You can find further information regarding transportation at: http://www.ritzcarlton.com/en/Properties/PentagonCity/Information/Directions/Default.htm.
Please Note                                                                  
Abstract Submission
The call for abstracts is now closed. Click here to see a draft schedule of the podium presentations, subject to change. Click here to view the poster presentation schedule.  
Continuing Education
Continuing Education contact hours will be provided by the American Association of Colleges of Nursing to all conference participants at no additional cost. CE certificates will be provided in your conference packet

Refund and Cancellation Policy
Registrations that are canceled up to one week before the meeting will be refunded minus a $50 administrative fee. Cancellations received with less than one week's notice will be refunded minus a $150 administrative fee. There will be no refunds for no-shows.
GANES reserves the right to cancel this conference and any group activity that does not meet minimal group requirements. Non-refundable airline tickets are the responsibility of the registrant.
For more information or if you require any special access in order to take part in this meeting please contact Laura Petri at AACN, One Dupont Circle, Suite 530, Washington, DC 20036; (202) 463-6930 X270 or by e-mail at lpetri@aacn.nche.edu.

The Global Alliance for Leadership in Nursing Education and Science (GANES) constitutes the only international body providing strategic-level expertise in the education and professional development of nurses worldwide. Its membership comprises national associations of Nursing Deans and Schools of Nursing and is able to offer information, support and advice to health care policy makers and nurse educators across the world.