Legislative & Advocacy Conference (On-Demand)
Advocacy for the profession is an integral part of the legislative process, ensuring that all nursing voices are heard as laws, regulations and initiatives are crafted, and moving forward, you are invited to participate in the 2023 KSNA Legislative and Advocacy Conference.
The 2023 KSNA Legislative & Advocacy Conference will be a virtual, on-demand program. This year’s virtual conference will feature information on drug diversion, professional identity of nurses, a Kansas legislative update, general advocacy tips, strategies to help all nurses survive and thrive in our profession, in addition to a panel presentation where nurse leaders from a variety of leadership roles will discuss the future of nursing in Kansas.
The on-demand site will be open to those registered beginning on March 1 and the content will be available through April 1. Registrants will have 30 days to view the pre-recorded educational sessions.
Planned Topics Include:
- Advocacy in Action
- Drug Diversion in Healthcare
- Influential Politics in Nursing
- Professional Identity: Developing the Nurse Leader
- 2023 Kansas Legislative Update
- Ask a Leader: The Future of Nursing in Kansas – Panel Presentation
- KSNA Member: $60.00
- Non-Member: $75.00
- Student – Undergraduate: $30.00
We offer two ways to register – 1) as an individual and 2) as a group or school.
The deadline to register is February 22, 2023.
Individuals seeking to participate and register on their own, not with a school or group, may register online.
Group & School Registration
Schools of nursing and specialty groups seeking to participate in the event together as a group (i.e., seating) have two registration options. Groups of 20 people or less may register online. Groups of 20 or more must register using the Group Registration Form and corresponding Group Payment Form below. Online registration is not an option. See instructions below.
Smaller Groups of 20 or less
Smaller groups may register online by clicking the Register Now button, or complete and submit the Group Registration List and corresponding Group Payment Form (forms below) to our office for processing. Register groups of 20 or less online at: https://cvent.me/w8PKaN
Larger Groups of 20 or more
Please complete the Group Registration List and corresponding Group Payment Form below. Both forms are required. The Group Payment Form will ask you to identify the total number of students versus faculty participating along with payment information, and the Group Registration List will ask you to identify each individual in your group by first and last name, address, email address, and type of registrant (KSNA Member, Non-Member or Undergraduate Student). Please submit both forms to our office for processing. We will communicate details about registration and the event to the individual identified as the faculty/group liaison on the forms.
REMINDER: It is important that payment be in the form of ONE check (no individual student payments please), money order, or ONE credit card covering all attendees from the group/school.
The Kansas State Nurses Association would like to invite you to sponsor the 2023 KSNA Legislative and Advocacy Conference, provided as a virtual, on-demand program this year.
Who will be in Attendance?
We anticipate around 250 registrants in this year’s virtual event*. Approximately 80% will be student nurses, representing Schools of Nursing across Kansas, and 20% experienced, registered nurses from a variety of settings. We hope you will choose to support our event! *Attendance numbers are estimates, not guarantees, are based on attendance trends from past events and are subject to change.
Sponsorship Opportunities – Please select one or more of the sponsorship opportunities below:
- Pre-Recorded Video/Audio Ad – $500.00 (space is limited; placement provided on a first-come basis)
Sponsors pre-record a 3-5-minute video and/or audio advertisement introducing their company to event participants and submit to the MSD office as an MP4 file, along with a high-resolution company logo. The video/audio file received will be linked to the sponsor’s logo and posted to the on-demand site home/landing page for learners to access (space is limited).
- Banner Ad – $250.00 (placement provided on a first-come basis)
Sponsors create a 295-pixel (width) x 350-pixel (height) graphic/image advertisement to display at the top of a dedicated ‘SPONSOR’ page of the on-demand site, which will be linked to the company website for learners to view as they access the pre-recorded session presentations. The company name and web address provided in the registration details above will be used when displaying companies on the page.
- Virtual Sponsor Page Listing – $100.00
Sponsor company names displayed in alphabetical order on a dedicated ‘SPONSOR’ page of the on-demand site. Registrants will be encouraged to visit the page and click on the company names to learn more about each company supporting the event. The company name and web address provided in the registration details above will be used when displaying companies on the page.
A list of event participants opting in to receiving emails from our sponsors will also be provided to all supporters.
Sponsor Registration Deadline – February 1, 2023
Video/Audio Ads with Sponsor Logos & Banner/Ads due February 1, 2023
Refund/Cancellation Policy – Sponsor fees, less a $100.00 enrollment processing fee, will be refunded to exhibitors who cannot attend and notify the Kansas State Nurses Association/Midwest MSD office in writing of the cancellation before February 3, 2023. No refunds will be made after February 3, 2023.
5.0 contact hours will be awarded to those participants who meet the successful completion requirements.
The Midwest Multistate Division is accredited as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.