Race for Patient Safety
fun run with colleagues and friends along the historic Grant Park. The
course begins at Arvey Field on the west side of Grant Park and
located 1 block from Hilton Chicago. This course is a combination of going
through Grant Park while incorporating both the museum campus and the southern
part of Monroe Harbor. Race begins at 6:30am on Tuesday, April 1.
Shuttles will be provided to and from the race from the conference
Zumba Fitness Class
End the conference strong by attending the Zumba fitness class
Wednesday morning. Zumba is an exhilarating, effective, easy-to-follow,
Latin-inspired, calorie-burning dance fitness-party™ that’s moving millions of
people toward joy and health. We will jam out to music from all genres,
including Latin, Hip-Hop, Reggae and favorite tunes of yesterday and today. It
is for women and men of all fitness levels. Dance experience is not required.
Class will be held Wednesday, March 4 at 6:30am at the Hilton hotel.
available with Surgical Conference & Expo
Chicago Blues Party & Foundation Benefit
We’ve got the Chicago
“blues” and we are dressing up to celebrate! Come dressed to impress in your
favorite blue ensemble and dance the night away at the Foundation’s annual
evening fundraiser. The party will be held at the Cuvee Chicago Nightclub on
Monday, March 31, 8pm - midnight.
Are you looking to expand your
professional network? A first-time attendee wanting to find new nurses to
connect with at the conference? New or seasoned, we’ve got an event for
you! New this year, the Foundation is hosting a
speed networking event to help attendees maximize quality, lasting professional
connections in a short period of time.
Speed Networking Works
an online profile in advance of the event. The pre-screening will help us match
you with others who meet your needs and goals for attending
event, you will have approximately 7 minutes with 8-10 colleagues who you will
be assigned based on your profile. A facilitator will be keeping time. The networking event will be held at the Convention
Center on Monday morning, 9:30am - 11:00am. Bring your business cards, prepare
an elevator speech, and have fun!
available with Surgical Conference & Expo registration
and support the Foundation at the same time. Bid on vacation packages,
electronics, jewelry, sports memorabilia and more!
Saturday: 12:00pm - 4:30pm
Sunday: 7:30am – 4:30pm
Monday: 7:30am – 2:00pm (Auction Closes)