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Dates: October 27, 2012
Location: JW Marriott - Washington,DC


General Information

The AACN Organizational Leadership Network (OLN) is comprised of nursing academic leaders with broad administrative responsibilities, including associate deans and assistant deans. The OLN fosters professional growth and development, information sharing, communication, and discussion of key issues. Networking within these groups will be facilitated through programs, meetings and electronic communications.

 











Conference SchedulE

Registration & Fees

The deadline for early registration is October 12, 2012. Late fees will apply to registrations received after October 12.

Register online at
http://apps.aacn.nche.edu/Registration/registration.asp

Organizational Leadership Network (OLN) Fees:
(Only one discount per person, per conference can be taken.)


Before October 12, 2012
     
$79                              

After October 12, 2012
$99

- $20 Discount for OLN Network Members

 

Hotel Information

A block of rooms has been reserved at the JW Marriott Washington, DC, 1331 Pennsylvania Avenue, Washington, DC 20004. The special conference room rate is $259 single/double. The cutoff date for reservations at the group rate is October 3, 2012. To make reservations, please call the hotel at 800-266-9432 and request the group rate for the American Association of Colleges of Nursing (AACN) or Fall Semiannual Meeting. You may also place your reservation online. The room block may fill before the deadline, so please make your reservation early.

An overflow block of rooms has been reserved at the Washington Marriott at Metro Center, 775 12th Street NW, Washington DC 20005. The hotel is located approximately 8 min walking distance from the JW Marriott hotel. The special conference room rate is $259 single/double. The cutoff date for reservations at the group rate is October 5, 2012. To make reservations, please call the hotel at 800-228-9290 or 202-737-2200 and request the group rate for the American Association of Colleges of Nursing (AACN) or AACN Fall 2012 Overflow Room Block. The room block may fill before the deadline, so please make your reservation early.

The following hotels are within walking distance of the JW Marriott Washington, DC and may have availability over the meeting dates:

Courtyard Washington Convention Center (approx. 9min)
900 F Street, NW
Washington, DC 20004
Phone: 202-638-4600

Hilton Garden Inn Washington DC (approx. 10min)
815 14th Street NW
Washington, DC 20004
Phone: 202-783-7800

 

Transportation

Reagan National Airport (DCA) is located approximately 15 minutes from the JW Marriott Washington, DC and is metro accessible. The closest metro station to the hotel is Metro Center on the Red and Orange/Blue lines, 2 blocks from the JW Marriott Washington, DC. The cost of a taxi from Reagan to the hotel is approximately $16.00. Dulles International Airport (IAD) is 35 minutes from the hotel and a taxi costs approximately $55. Baltimore/Washington Airport (BWI) is one hour from the hotel and a taxi costs approximately $65. Super Shuttle is available for ground transportation from BWI (approximate cost is $38 each way), DCA (approximate cost is $15 each way), and IAD (approximate cost is $30 each way).
 

Continuing Education

Contact hours will be awarded to those who attest to attendance at entire sessions and complete the electronic evaluation process.

The American Association of Colleges of Nursing is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s (ANCC) Commission on Accreditation


Conference Materials

AACN is dedicated to environmentally responsible practices. Select conference materials for the Fall Semiannual Meeting will be provided online. One week prior to the event, please look for an email with a link to the conference materials.


Refund and Cancellation Policy

All registration cancellations and refund requests must be made in writing by October 12, 2012. A refund of the conference, minus a $25 administrative fee, will be given for cancellations received by that date.

No refunds will be granted for requests received after October 12, 2012. Submit all requests to AACN Conference Registration via email at conferences@aacn.nche.edu or via fax (202) 785-8320. Conference registrations are fully transferrable (see Substitution Policy); however, conference fees cannot be transferred to other conferences. AACN regrets that refunds will not be given for no-shows.

AACN 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.


Substitution Policy

Registration substitutions are permitted prior to the conference; however, conference fees cannot be transferred to other conferences. Only one substitution is permitted per original registrant. The individual submitting the substitution request is responsible for all financial obligations (any balance due) associated with that substitution as well as updating any contact information. Submit all requests to AACN Conference Registration via email at conferences@aacn.nche.edu or via fax (202) 785-8320.


Contact

For more information, contact AACN, One Dupont Circle, Suite 530, Washington, DC  20036; 202-463-6930. If you require any special access in order to participate in this meeting, please phone Nadja Beverage at AACN or email nbeverage@aacn.nche.edu.