Conference Schedule
2017 Conference Schedule of Events
Tentative

4:00 ~ 7:00 p.m.   Poster Set Up
5:00 ~ 7:00 p.m.   Check-In / Registration
5:00 ~ 5:30 p.m.  New Member Orientation
5:30 ~ 7:30 p.m.  Opening Welcome Reception

Thursday-October 19, 2017
6:30 ~ 7:30 a.m.  Poster/Exhibit Set Up
7:30 ~ 8:30 a.m.  
  • Check-In/Registration                                                                  
  • Continental Breakfast   
  • Mentor and Author Book Discussions
  • Poster Presenters Available from 8:00-8:30 a.m.

8:00 ~ 8:30 a.m.  New Member Orientation During Breakfast

8:30 ~ 8:45 a.m.  Welcome Address
    TCNS President  
8:45 ~ 9:45 a.m.  Keynote Address
    9:45 ~ 10:15 a.m.  Response & Discussion


10:15 ~ 10:30 a.m.  BREAK   

10:30 ~ 11:10 a.m. ——————————--Concurrent Session A
Choices:   Room 1 - Room 2 - Room 3 - Room 4 or Room 5

11:10 ~ 11:25 a.m.———————————Break

11:25 ~ 12:05 p.m. —————————-Concurrent Session B
Choices:   Room 1 - Room 2 - Room 3 - Room 4 or Room 5

12:05 ~ 2:00 p.m. ———————————-Lunch On Your Own
    Exhibits/Posters Available

12:00 ~ 2:00 p.m.Lunch Meeting - Journal of Transcultural Nursing

2:00 ~ 2:40 p.m. —————————--Concurrent Session C
Choices:   Room 1 - Room 2 - Room 3 - Room 4 or Room 5

2:40 ~ 2:55 p.m.———————————————–-Break

2:55 ~ 3:35 p.m. ———————--Concurrent Session D
Choices:   Room 1 - Room 2 - Room 3 - Room 4 or Room 5

3:35 ~ 3:50 p.m.——————————————--Break

3:50 ~ 4:35 p.m. ——————————–-Breakout Panel Discussions
Choices:   Room 1 - Room 2

End of Day 1

6:30 ~ 9:00 p.m. ——————--TCNS Gala  Dinner                          
(Reception at 6:30—Program/Dinner begins at 7:00 p.m.)
Advanced Ticket Purchase Required

Friday-October 20, 2017 - Day 2

7:30 ~ 8:30 a.m.——————————-Registration
  • Check-In/Registration                                                                  
  • Continental Breakfast   
  • Mentor and Author Book Discussions
  • Breakfast Meeting/Discussion Regional Liaisons & Chapters

8:30 ~ 9:30 a.m. ————————-TCNS Scholars Presentation
    9:30 ~ 10:00 a.m. ——Response and Discussion


10:00 ~ 10:15 a.m—————————————————–-Break

10:15 ~ 10:55 a.m. ———————————Concurrent Session E
Choices:   Room 1 - Room 2 - Room 3 - Room 4 or Room 5

10:55 ~ 11:10 a.m.——————————————————Break

11:10 ~ Noon. ————————————Concurrent Session F
Choices:   Room 1 - Room 2 - Room 3 - Room 4 or Room 5

12:05 ~ 2:00 p.m. —————-Lunch On Your Own
Exhibits/Posters Available
    Poster Presenters Available from 1:00-1:30 p.m

12:00 ~ 2:00 p.m. Lunch Meeting TCNS Scholars Group     

2:00 ~ 2:40 p.m. —————–——————Concurrent Session G
Choices:   Room 1 - Room 2 - Room 3 - Room 4 or Room 5

2:40 ~ 2:55 p.m. ——————–———————Break

2:55 ~ 3:35 p.m. ————————–————Concurrent Session H
Choices:   Room 1 - Room 2 - Room 3 - Room 4 or Room 5

3:35 ~ 3:50 p.m. —————–———————Break

3:50 ~ 4:50 p.m. ————————–——Breakout Panel Discussions
Choices:   Room 1 - Room 2

4:50 ~ 5:00 pm —————————————Break

5:00 ~ 6:00 p.m. TCNS General Membership Meeting
                      Everyone Welcome!
End of Day 2
Saturday-October 21, 2017

7:30 ~ 8:30 a.m.——————————-Registration
  • Continental Breakfast   
  • Mentor and Author Book Discussions

8:30 ~ 9:30 a.m. ————--------------- Presentation
    9:30 ~ 10:00 a.m——————Response and Discussion


10:00 ~ 10:15 a.m—————————————————–-Break

10:15 ~ 10:55 a.m.——————-—————Concurrent Session I
Choices:   Room 1 - Room 2 - Room 3 - Room 4 or Room 5

10:55 ~ 11:10 a.m.—————————–——————Break

11:10 ~ 11:50 a.m. ——————-—————Concurrent Session J
Choices:   Room 1 - Room 2 - Room 3 - Room 4 or Room 5

12:00 ~ 12:30 p.m. —————2017 Conference Wrap Up & Closing
2018 Conference Presentation

End of Conference

Full Conference Fees Include:
    Welcome Reception on Wednesday Evening
    Breakfast Offerings on Thursday, Friday & Saturday
    (Full conference fee does not include Gala Dinner )        
There will be additional fees for a Spouse or Companion
who wishes to attend any of the Meals listed: Welcome
Reception, Thursday Breakfast , Gala Dinner,   Friday
Breakfast and/or Saturday Breakfast