Sponsorship & Exhibit Opportunities

We invite you to market and promote your products and services at the 2023 Deans Annual Meeting, March 25-27, 2023 in Washington, DC – a member-only event open exclusively to Chief Nurse Administrators of AACN member schools of nursing.

Utilize our conference platform to raise brand awareness, attract new business, and connect with those leading the change in nursing education, health, and health care!

For more than 50 years, the American Association of Colleges of Nursing (AACN) has been the national voice of academic nursing education. AACN has earned the reputation of being one of the most thought-provoking and insightful organizations in our industry. We bring together the top leaders from nursing schools nationwide to share experiences and success stories, to connect with noted thought leaders, and to shape the future of nursing.

Join us on our journey so we can transform and shape the future of nursing together!

Quick Facts

Conference Dates:  March 25-27, 2023

Exhibit Dates:  March 25-26, 2023

Venue: The Fairmont Washington, DC
M Street, NW
Washington, DC 20037

Exhibition Schedule:     
Saturday, March 25, 2023
Sunday, March 26, 2023
Additional information coming soon.

Maximize your Exposure with Marketing and Promotional Opportunities

We offer numerous marketing and promotional opportunities to help you stand out and enhance your presence and visibility at the conference:

  • Reach prospects and generate leads with pre- and post-conference email blasts to attendees
  • Provide educational content to your attendees via a Solution Circle, a 60-minute educational session lead by you in a collaborate format, examining current challenges in the field of academic nursing
  • Maximize your exposure with on-site branding
  • Network with current and potential clients at one of AACN’s contracted meeting spaces
  • Highlight innovations in your products and services in the Solution Provider Showcase

Attendee Demographics

The Deans Annual Meeting is a member-only event exclusive to the Chief Nurse Administrator (Dean/Director) of AACN member schools of nursing.

400+ Chief Academic Nursing Officers. Line graph that shows breakdown of school type - 22% academic health center, 23.6% public school, 25.6% small school, and 28.8% private schoolRegional map of the US that shows breakdown of attendees  - 20% from west, 30% from mid-west, 40% from south, and 10% northeast

Who should exhibit? 

Companies and Organizations offering services and products in the areas of:

  • Analytical Services
  • Continuing Education
  • Design & Architecture
  • Clinical Placements
  • Curriculum Management
  • Career & Employment Services
  • Certification & Accreditation
  • Consulting Services
  • Education Technology
  • Health & Wellness 
  • Medical Supplies
  • NCLEX Test Prep
  • Nursing Apparel
  • Online Testing
  • Professional Association
  • Publishing
  • Simulation Technology
  • Software/Information Systems
  • Student Admission & Application Services


Contact Kate Waggoner at KWaggoner@aacnnursing.org.