Convention and Midyear Events

Annual Convention

The CNSA Annual Convention draws students, faculty and guests from all over the state and this year is no exception! We are excited to offer all attendees the opportunity to attend hands-on trainings for FREE with registration!

Join us and hundreds of students across the state as we navigate a schedule tailored to maximize your experience. Explore your future in nursing with insight from clinical nurse specialists and nurse leaders. Prepare for what's ahead through sessions led by hiring managers and new graduates with the most up-to-date advice on California's job market. Join us for a fun and educational three days in Pomona, CA. 

Sheraton Fairplex Hotel & Conference Center
601 W. McKinley Avenue
Pomona, CA 91768

October 6 - 8

We are working hard on an outstanding Program. Here is a sneak peak at some of the Sessions offered this year:

  • Resume Writing
  • Charting Do's and Don'ts
  • New Grad Panel
  • Emergency (ED) Nursing
  • Pharmacology Cram Session
  • Addressing Health Inequality
  • Flight Nursing
  • Faculty Sessions
  • and More...

*The preliminary Program will be available soon! Please note that the Sessions offered and Program is subject to change.

Training Highlights:

  • NCLEX Review
  • IV Drip Lab
  • Urban First Aid
  • More to be announced soon!


Registration is now open. This year we are excited to offer trainings included in price of registration. All attendees will have the opportunity to attend trainings at no additional cost. Meals throughout the weekend included are: Friday Reception, Saturday Breakfast & Lunch, & Sunday Breakfast. We invite you to register as early as possible. 

Member Registration

Early Registration (Through August 1st): $115
Regular Registration (August 2nd - September 30th): $140

Onsite/Late Registration (October 1st - October 8th): $160

Non Member Registration

Early Registration (Through August 1st): $140
Regular Registration (August 2nd - September 30th): $165

Onsite Registration (October 1st - October 8th): $185


Registration: $75 

Click Here to Register. Please note that you must log-in to your CNSA account in order to receive the Member pricing. For any questions or assistance when registering, please email Sara Shippy at [email protected]

Single day registration will open in late summer/early fall prior to Convention.

Hotel Information

We encourage everyone to make their hotel reservations as soon as possible. We have negotiated the following group rate for all attendees:

Single/Double: $179/night +tax

Click Here to reserve your rooms!

*Any school that will have 5 rooms or more, please contact Stacy Wang at [email protected]. A digital credit card authorization can be submitted for chapters whose school is paying for the rooms. Any school that will be sending less than 5 guests to the hotel can use the booking link to complete their reservation.  

*Reservations must be made by September 7th. After this date, room rates go up and cannot be guaranteed.

Interested in Exhibiting or a Sponsorship for the 2023 Annual Convention?

We are excited to offer unique and exciting sponsorship opportunities for our 2023 events. 

You can participate as an Exhibitor, a Sponsor or both. As an Exhibitor you will be able to display your products and services. 

As a Sponsor, you will receive recognition through our advanced promotions and at events. There are many different sponsorship opportunities with a range of prices. Companies that are unable to attend the conference are encouraged to support CNSA through a sponsorship.

Click Here for the application to for information to reserve your exhibit booth and/or sponsorship.

If you have any questions, please feel free to contact Sara Shippy at 916-382-8541 or e-mail me at [email protected]

A Special Thank You to our 2023 Convention Sponsor and Exhibitors!

Bronze Sponsor




 Additional Sponsorships