March 10, 2020

ANA\C Board of Directors is closely monitoring the Coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak and will adhere to all guidance and recommended safety measures issued by CDC, CDPH, as well as local, state, and federal health organizations. ANA\C is proceeding as scheduled with the 2020 RN Day and Increasing Nursing Presence in Policy and Politics Conference taking place April 20-21, 2020 in Sacramento, CA. ANA\C will communicate directly if there are any changes. The health, safety and well-being of all conference participants is our highest priority.

 ANA\C RN Day and Increasing Nursing Presence in Policy and Politics Conference


If you are a RN or a pre-licensure student wanting to attend only the RN Day event please email us at: [email protected] to add you onto our waiting list.

The 2 day event is for the purpose of attending both days. Please be mindful of this as we have to communicate to the hotel accurate numbers for our conference do the importance of logistics. Thank you for understanding. 

April 20-21 2020 | The Sheraton Grand Hotel | Sacramento, CA

This two-day conference will feature ANA\C's popular RN Day at the Capitol on April 20th, followed by the General Conference on April 21st.

Agenda for both days:

 RN Day- April 20, 2020:

 7:30 a.m. RN Day sign in, light breakfast and networking at: Thee Upper Crust Pizza 1200 K Street, #10 Sacramento, CA 95814 - walking distance from the capitol. 
 8:45 a.m. all participants walk to the Capitol- Room #4202
 9:00 a.m. Welcome and introduction  
 9:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. Session and presentations
12:00 - 1:30 p.m. Lunch included if you are a ANA\C member at the Thee Upper Crust Pizza 

2:00-4:30 p.m. Meetings with legislators and committee hearings (You would need to schedule a meeting with a legislator at least 2 weeks prior to RN Day event) The committee hearing schedule will be available the day before. 


Agenda for Conference April 21, 2020:

 7:00 a.m. Breakfast | Exhibitors and Poster Viewing . 

 8:00 a.m Welcome/ Announcements
 8:15 a.m. Keynote: Janet Heabler  ANA Senior Associate Director, Policy & State Government Affairs 
 9:45 a.m. Break: Exhibitors and Poster Viewing
10:00 a.m.- 12:00 pm Speaker presentations 

12:00 p.m.  Awards Luncheon: Honoring Leaders in Nursing and the Community

1:15 p.m.  ANA\C General Assembly - Bylaws / Resolutions Hearing

2:45 p.m. Break: Exhibitors and Poster Viewing

3:00 p.m. Panel Session-Spotlight on Member Advocacy

4:00 p.m. ANA\C Advocacy and Legislative Update

4:30 p.m. Closing Remarks


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For more information:

Hotel Information and Reservations

RN Day and Conference Registration Pricing

Information for Faculty and Students

Exhibitor and Sponsor Registration and Information

Cancellation Policy

 Hotel Information and Reservations

Sheraton Grand Sacramento
1230 J St
Sacramento, CA 95814

Discounted Room Rate:  $179 single or double room

This discounted room rate is available for April 19-22, 2020. Take advantage of the special conference hotel rate and lengthen your stay in the amazing California Capital!

Deadline for discounted room rate is March 23, 2020.

Self Parking-   $25

Valet Parking- $32

Make Your Hotel Reservations ONLINE 
Enter your date preferences and then click on "FIND” to see the room options at the conference rate.


RN Day and Conference Registration Pricing

Note: All attendees registered for the conference on April 21 are invited to a networking reception held on April 20 from 5:30 to 7 PM at Glide's Market in the Sheraton Grand Hotel.

Early Bird Registration Dates for RN Day and Conference: January 6 - February 13, 2020

MemberNon-MemberPre-Licensure Student
$169 $199 $79
Processing Fee:
$4.30 $5.00 $2.15


On time Registration Dates for RN Day and Conference: February 14 - April 13, 2020

MemberNon-MemberPre-Licensure Student
$209 $249 $99
Processing Fee:
$5.25 $6.25 $2.65


Registration for Conference Day only: January 6 - April 13, 2020

Conference Day Only, April 21
MemberNon-MemberPre-Licensure Student
$159 $189 $59
Processing Fee:
$4.05 $4.80 $1.75



Attention Faculty and Students

If you are an RN and a student, you must register under the member or non-member category. The student registration fee is for pre-licensure students only.

If you are faculty and are bringing 5 or more students to RN Day, you will receive a free registration. Before completing the registration form, contact the ANA\C office ([email protected]) with your name, # of students attending and name of school to receive a discount code to use when you register. You and your students will still need to register individually online for the event.


Cancellation Policy

Registration fee is refundable if written notice is emailed and received by April 13, 2020. (No refunds will be given after April 13, 2020). 

No registration substitutions are allowed. 


If you have any questions about the Lobby Day at the Capitol and Conference please contact the ANA\C office at: (916) 346-4590 email: [email protected]