Annual Conference (2021) Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently Asked Questions


Listed below are some anticipated questions about the 2021 virtual event. Please continue to check this page in the coming weeks for new information as it is available.

When is the INACSL Virtual Conference 2021? 

The INACSL Virtual Conference 2021 will be held  June 16-18, 2021.

Who can participate? 

Anyone from around the world is encouraged to participate in the event. Registration includes access to session recordings after the event. Only individuals who are registered will be able to complete a Certificate of Completion to be used for continuing education purposes.

What if I am unable to attend some live-streamed sessions? 

Live-streamed sessions will be recorded and available for on-demand access for three weeks after the event. 

How many CNE can I get by registering for the INACSL Virtual Conference 2021?

CNE are based on the number of sessions you attend. You have the opportunity to earn 35+ CNE. If you select the 10 CNE virtual package, you are limited to the number of credits you selected in your registration.

How do I register? 

You can register on this webpage

What is included in my registration package? 

There are two registration packages, a Full Virtual Conference and a Partial CNE with 10 CNE credits. With both packages, attendees receive access to live and recorded sessions of their choice, posters, exhibits, and networking opportunities. The difference between the packages is the number of CNE available.

Full Virtual Conference Package: Access to all virtual conference content with 35+ CNE total, recorded sessions, posters, exhibits, and networking opportunities.

10 CNE Package:  Access to 10 CNE of content to include the Hayden Vanguard Lectureship, Keynote, Plenary, and Endnote as well as 8 additional sessions of the registrant’s choice.  Those who purchase the 10 CNE package will receive an email no later than June 1, 2021 to choose their 8 additional sessions.

How much does registration cost?

Different pricing options are available for INACSL members and non-members. View pricing on the registration webpage

Is Equity Pricing available?

Yes. Equity Pricing is provided for INACSL Individual Members that qualify based on the IMF GDP per capita data. This allows members to join and participate in the conference at a rate consistent with their abilities to pay based on their countries of residence. Learn more about Equity Pricing

When will I receive my login details?

About a week in advance of the Virtual Conference, you will receive an email with the link to access the platform and session pages.  Note, you must use the same email address you used to register when logging in for the event. 

What types of sessions are offered?

There are four 1-hour featured sessions: the Hayden Vanguard Lectureship, Keynote, Plenary and Endnote. All other sessions are 45 minutes. Sessions will be made available on-demand or live streamed. 

What sessions will I have access to if I register for the virtual conference? 

With a full virtual conference registration, you may access all content. With the 10 CNE rate you will be able to access the Hayden Vanguard Lectureship, Keynote, Plenary, Endnote and 8 sessions of your choice as well as all posters, exhibitors, and networking opportunities.

Where is the schedule? 

View the Schedule-at-a-Glance. Full schedule details will be released in the coming weeks. 

Can I choose the sessions I attend? 

Yes. You decide which sessions to attend. If you registered for the full virtual conference, you choose sessions as you have time to participate. If you registered for the 10 CNE package, you must select your sessions. Those who purchase the 10 CNE package will receive an email no later than June 1, 2021, to choose their 8 additional sessions. All sessions will also be available as recordings for 3 weeks after the conference.

Will there be a poster session? 

Posters will be available on-demand throughout the conference. A recording is included with each poster where authors discuss the poster content.

Will I receive continuing education credit for sessions I watch?

Yes, if you register for the event you may receive credit for all sessions you complete. INACSL is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing continuing professional development by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

What platform is being used for the conference? 

CadmiumCD, which is the same platform that has previously been used for the conference website, and surveys and certificates.