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The Canadian Nursing Students’ Association National Conference is a four-day student-run conference taking place in Nanaimo, British Columbia from January 24th – 27th, 2018. During the conference, attendees will have the opportunity to learn about various areas of nursing and gain more insight into the roles of members of the healthcare team. Attendees will have the opportunity to participate in speaker and workshop seminars, regional meetings, national assembly, networking with nurses and nursing students from across the country, and social events.

Registration is open! Start planning now!

Pre-conference will take place on January 23rd, 2018
Regional Meetings will start on January 24th, 2018, with Opening Ceremonies later that night

National Assembly and Speakers & Workshops will start on January 25th, 2018

Flight Discounts:

Air Canada to Vancouver: 6UJKPCF1
Air Canada to Nanaimo: 6TA7QC21
Westjet to Nanaimo OR Vancouver: TTTADWG

Flights with Harbour Air and Seair can be booked at a discounted rate by booking a group charter

Stay at The Coast Bastion Hotel
11 Bastion St, Nanaimo, BC V9R 6E4
Registration Link:


Conference Manuals

CNSA NC 2018 Conference Manual – EN
CNSA NC 2018 Conference Manual – FR

2018 National Conference Sponsors

Diamond Sponsor
BC Nurses’ Union

Platinum Sponsor
Canadian Federation of Nurses Union

Gold Sponsor
Saskatchewan Union of Nurses
Ontario Nurses’ Association
Worksafe BC

Bronze Sponsor
MIP Inc.
University College of the North
Vancouver Island Health Authority

Crystal Sponsor
Association of Registered Nurses of BC
Canada Health Infoway
White Cross

Lunch Break
Ontario Nurses’ Association

Learn more about each of our sponsors here: NC Sponsors 2018


January 23 2018 - January 27 2018


The Coast Bastion Hotel, Nanaimo, BC   Google Maps