RCN Advanced Nurse Practitioner Conference

Advanced practice in a changing healthcare landscape

21 Oct 2021 09:00 - 16:00


RCN Members: £80 + VAT Non member - £120 + VAT

To book online using a credit/ debit card select ‘Book Now’. For all other payment methods check the ‘Fees’ tab.

CPD hours: 7

Join us for an opportunity to hear from leading experts and network with fellow advanced nurse practitioners
We look forward to welcoming ANP’s from across the UK to this one-day virtual conference which will address the four pillars of advanced clinical practice: leadership, research and development, clinical practice and education.
With the aid of our world leading platform, Hopin, delegates will have an opportunity to put their questions to leading experts, network with peers, and interact with exhibitors.

Learning outcomes

By attending this conference you will:

  • understand the challenges and limitations experienced around strategic leadership, and the managerial support and skills required to become an effective and valued leader within your organisation 
  • realise the significance and benefits of credentialling as a way of demonstrating competence and ability to practise at an advanced level to help protect the public
  • reflect on the importance of regular clinical supervision to help improve patient care and promote job satisfaction, while contributing to continued professional development and the revalidation process
  • discover the contributions made by advance nurse practitioners during the COVID-19 pandemic such as virtual consultations, enhanced ordering rights and how the role continues to evolve to support patients changing needs including those diagnosed with long COVID symptoms.

Who should attend?

This conference will be of interest to aspiring and experienced advanced nurse practitioners both within the NHS and independent sector.



This virtual conference provides a UK-wide update on contemporary matters of relevance to ANPs.  Attendees will benefit from hearing keynote speakers who are experts in their field and networking with industry professionals with relevance to Advanced Nursing Practice and who manifest strong alignment to the four pillars of advanced practice

Benefits of attending:

Accrue over 7 hours of CPD to count towards your revalidation
Take time out to reflect on your professional journey and current practice: what can you do to improve the patient experience and outcomes?
Be updated on the latest developments in Advanced Nursing Practice
Network one on one over live video with like-minded peers from across the UK
Build professional relationships, share your experiences, and make the most of your connections by exchanging virtual business cards
Tailor your conference experience to your learning needs by adding sessions to your calendar ahead of the event
Put your question to our expert speaker in live Q&A’s and participate in our conference polls
Explore our interactive exhibition and find out about the latest products and services available from our exhibitors
Enjoy extended access to the conference recording after the event and catch up on the breakout sessions you missed,

Our virtual venue: Hopin

The event will be hosted on the world leading all-in one virtual conference platform; Hopin, which enables a highly interactive and engaging experience.

Please note that this is a private event for registered delegates who will be required to have a valid conference booking.

View a short video introduction to help you navigate around our virtual venue, Hopin.

View our brochure 

Access to the event

All booked participants will be emailed details on how to login to Hopin, our virtual venue, in advance of the conference starting. If you are unable to locate your email it is possible that the email may have landed in your Spam/Junk folder. If you still cannot find it, please check which email you signed up to the event with, as this is the email which we will have the sent the magic link to. If you continue to have problems, then email the Events Team at rcnevents@rcn.org.uk or contact 020 7 647 3577

For best results:

  • use a computer if possible, preferably not more than 3 years old
  • if using a tablet, please ensure you download Google Chrome and use this browser to enter Hopin
  • using a personal device reduces the risk of organisational firewalls blocking access
  • if using a work device with firewall protection, share this network guide with your IT department with the list of sites to whitelist (the link will open as the Network Connectivity Settings tab)
  • close any programmes you do not need, and which also use your camera ex: Teams
  • use Google Chrome or Mozilla Firefox as your browser and open in an incognito window
  • if something goes wrong try refreshing your browser.

Update your profile

On first access you will be prompted to set up your Hopin profile.

Your profile helps you connect with others at the event and supports networking. Upload a profile photo, add your place of work, job title, social media contacts and a brief biography to help give you more presence at the event. 


One day virtual conference




RCN Member








Member: Pre-reg student, Retired, health practitioner
(40% discount)




Member: RCN representatives, forum steering committee
(25% discount)






Discounts available (max one per booking)

40 % discount - nursing student members (pre-registration only), associate retired RCN members, HCAs or Aps
25% discount - Accredited RCN Trade Union Representatives
10% discount - Group discount when three or more delegates book together.



Online bookings are the easiest and fastest way to book 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

Bookings can be made by phone with payment by credit card/Maestro, by calling: +44 (0)2920546460. Lines are open from 9.30am - 4.30pm Monday to Friday.

Bookings can also be made via email with a downloaded booking form with credit card details emailed to 

All bookings will be confirmed in writing.

You will not be registered for this event unless payment accompanies your application. Places cannot be held provisionally.

The RCN reserves the right to refuse any booking at any time.


To pay by invoice

To pay by invoice you must send all of the below to eventsreg@rcn.org.uk

  • A copy of the Purchase Order document from your organisation or company (we cannot process your order without it)
  • Your Finance department/accounts payable contact email address to receive an electronic copy of the invoice from us
  • A completed RCN Events Booking Form for each delegate in the booking.

Once the invoice has been raised, you will then receive confirmation of your delegate booking on the event requested. Invoices are to be paid within 30 days of the invoice being issued.

To book your place, please contact the Events Registration Team (Mon – Fri 9am – 4.30pm)

Email: Eventsreg@rcn.org.uk

Tel:+44 (0)29 2054 6460

RCN events


This Advanced Nurse Practitioners event is an unrivalled opportunity for you to connect directly with nurses from across the UK.

How will this benefit you and your organisation?

Engage with advanced nurse practitioners from across the UK 
Showcase your organisation and explain directly to them how and why it will aid them in their work
Connect using the extensive exhibition time with an engaged and high quality audience

There are a number of ways you can get involved; from networking to raise your profile, to tailored commercial packages to help achieve specific objectives, or even sponsorship of the event.

Places are limited, so contact the exhibitions team on 02076473959 or email exhibitions@rcn.org.uk to discuss what we can do for you.

Exhibitors exhibiting at this conference:

  • British Geriatrics Society 


If you are new to online exhibiting watch our short guide to find out how to get the most out of using Hopin our virtual events platform


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