Convention and Midyear Events

After two years meeting virtually, CNSA is excited to meet in-person!

Annual Convention

We are excited to be back in person this year in Pomona, CA at the Sheraton Fairplex Hotel and Conference Center! Join us October 14 - 16 for education, networking, and FUN!

This is a three day event that brings CNSA members together from all over the state.  Our program hosts multiple education sessions, our House of Delegates, annual business meeting and state elections. The CNSA  Annual Convention connects students from all over the state that share a common commitment to nursing through education, advocacy, development, and professional growth. 


Join us 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.

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

  • Interview Fundamentals
  • Next Generation NCLEX Information
  • Intensive Care Unit (ICU) Nursing
  • Oncology Nursing
  • Nursing Engagement in Health Policy
  • Legal Issues Malpractice Case Studies
  • Women's Health, Obstetric, Neonatal, Midwife Nursing
  • Men in Nursing 
  • Correcting Inequality
  • Beyond the Hospital Room
  • Emergency (ED) Nursing
  • Communication During Loss
  • Medical Missions
  • Mental Health Nursing
  • Pharmacology Cram Session with Cathy Parkes
  • and More...

Click Here to see the Preliminary Program.

*Please note that the Sessions offered and Program is subject to change.


All nursing and pre-nursing students are welcome! You don't have to be a CNSA Member to attend! Breakfast on Saturday and Sunday and Lunch on Saturday are included.

Register Now!
CNSA Members: $80
Non-Members: $110
Faculty/Advisors: $75

Offered Trainings:

NCLEX Review - This is FREE to all CNSA Members, $10 for all non-members.
American Red Cross Disaster Relief - $10
Emergency First Aid - $10


To register, Click Here and login to your CNSA account using your email that is associated with your NSNA membership.

Not a member? Just Click Here and join!

For all questions or issues with registration, please contact Sara Shippy at [email protected].


Sheraton Fairplex Hotel & Conference Center
601 West McKinley Avenue
Pomona, CA, 91768
Make your hotel reservation for Convention!
The deadline has been extended. The deadline to lock in your Convention rate is Friday, September 30th.
After this date the negotiated rate cannot be guaranteed.
We have negotiated the following rates for all attendees. 
Single/Double - $169
Triple - $189, Quad - $209 
Click Here to book your room for a single or double!
Call this number 1-888-627-8074 to make a reservation for triple or quad
*Reservations must be made by September 30th. After this date, room rates go up and cannot be guaranteed.

Travel Information

If you are traveling from Northern California and would like additional information on travel, please Click Here! Flight options and information can be found Here!

Interested in Exhibiting or a Sponsorship?

There is a designated Exhibit Hall where exhibitors are assigned booths. Space is limited to 60 exhibitors.  We are anticipating approximately 600 CNSA Members and guests at Convention. It is an excellent opportunity to market your company’s products and services to our attendees. 

We are excited to offer unique and exciting sponsorship opportunities for our 2022 events. 

CLICK HERE for the current Exhibitor and Sponsorship Guide. This has complete information on the various exhibiting and sponsorship opportunities available this year.

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.

To reserve your virtual exhibit booth and/or sponsorship please complete the form in the attached guide and return to the CNSA office. Completed forms can be sent via postal mail, fax, or e-mail. There is a limited number of sponsorship opportunities. All opportunities are on a first-come, first-serve basis. The sooner your company signs-up the sooner you can take advantage of our advance convention promotions.  

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

Thank you to our 2022 Convention Sponsor and Exhibitors!

Bronze Sponsor







Additional Sponsorships