2023 Aspire Convention

Registration Rates

2023 Aspire Convention |  March 14-17, 2023 |  Atlanta, GA



by February 6
after February 6

Full Conference Member Rate



Full Conference Non-Member Rate



Single Day Registration



Full Conference Member Group Rate (3+)*



Full Conference Non-Member Group Rate (3+)*




Make the Aspire Convention your own team retreat. With group registration discounts, we’re making it affordable to bring your colleagues and arm them with the tools and resources they need to transform your nursing professional development work.

*Group registration for three or more attendees from the same employer. Group discounts can only be applied prior to the start of the convention. Discounts cannot be applied once registration is complete. Please email for additional details on how to register at this rate.

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Value-Add Options

Requires additional fees.

2-Day Certification Preparation Course

This 2-day, 16 contact hour NPD Certification Preparation Course prepares participants for the American Nurses Credentialing Center's (ANCC) NPD exam. The course is beneficial for NPD practitioners preparing for the certification exam.

Monday, March 13 - Tuesday, March 14
8:00 am - 5:00 pm

  • Member: $525.00
  • Non-Member: $650.00

Learning Labs

Learning Labs are pre-convention workshops that take place throughout the day on Tuesday, March 14.


Tuesday, March 14  | 8:00 am - 12:00 pm

Advanced Certification Portfolio Learning Lab

  • Member: $350.00
  • Non-Member: $499.00

Use Your Compass Learning Lab

  • Member: $225.00
  • Non-Member: $375.00

Tuesday, March 14  | 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Donna Wright Competency Assessment Learning Lab

Demonstrating the Value of the NPD Specialty Learning Lab

Top 10 Engaging Teaching Strategies Learning Lab

  • Member: $225.00
  • Non-Member: $375.00


A hackathon is an event that brings nurses together to take on human health problems by creating solutions in a supportive setting with colleagues and mentors. Participants will work in teams to come up with an innovative solution to a specific healthcare problem/topic and pitch that solution to an expert panel of judges.


Friday, March 17 |  8:00 am - 10:30 am

Individual Registration (includes t-shirt): $15.00 

How to add on:

When completing your registration, the pre-convention sessions listed above and the Hackathon will be available for you to select as an add-on within the session tab. 

Already registered but want to add on? Log into your ANPD account, navigate to the events tab and click "my events." From there, click the dropdown on your registration and select "Change Sessions" (under other options).

Reach out to if you need assistance.

Justification Worksheet

The Aspire Convention is where NPD practitioners find inspiration to be innovators. Learn best practices and research evidence, proven strategies and solutions, and outcomes measurement to integrate into your own practice.

Download the 2023 Aspire Convention Justification Worksheet to create a personalized learning plan that meets your specific needs and create a compelling case for your attendance. 

It's completely customizable!

Download the Justification Worksheet

NCPD Contact Hours

Nursing continuing professional development (NCPD) contact hours will be provided for pre-convention activities (16 contact hours awarded for the Certification Preparation Course; 3.75 contact hours awarded per Learning Lab) and individual convention sessions (17 contact hours for those not participating in the Hackathon; 17.5 for those that are participating in the Hackathon). Successful completion to obtain NCPD contact hours includes registration for convention, attestation of attendance at sessions claimed for contact hours, and completion of the online evaluation for sessions attended.

Association for Nursing Professional Development is accredited with distinction as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation. 

Cancellation Policy

ANPD will provide a full refund of registration fees, less an administrative processing fee of $150, for any cancellations received in writing on or before Friday, February 10, 2023. Cancellations should be directed to Telephone cancellations are NOT accepted for refunds. Participant must obtain confirmation of receipt of email from ANPD on or before the cancellation deadline. All refunds will be processed within 14 days of date cancellation received to the original form of payment. On or after Saturday, February 11, 2023 there will be no refunds for registrations cancelled whatsoever. Substitutions can be made, without a fee, by contacting the registration team at Hotel reservations must be cancelled or modified separately and directly with the hotel.