Conference Location

Anaheim Convention Center
800 W. Katella Ave.
Anaheim, CA 92802

2020 Hotel Reservations

Book through AORN’s housing partner to receive the best availability and lowest rates in the city.

Not sure what days to book? Check out our conference schedule-at-a-glance:

  • March 27: Professional Educator Perioperative, Certificate of Mastery Program—one-day pre-conference session (separate registration required)
  • March 28: Education sessions begin at 8am and Opening Ceremony begins at 3:15pm
  • March 29: Expo Hall Opening Reception begins at 4pm
  • March 29–31: Education sessions and Expo Hall
  • April 1: Education and AORN Congress sessions end by 2:30pm



Check Out Some SoCal Vibes

Soak up some sun and experience Southern California destinations before, during, and after the conference. It’s easier than ever to get around using the Anaheim Resort Transportation (ART) bus system. The hop-on/hop-off service connects you with:

  • Beaches
  • Santa Barbara vineyards
  • Whale watching
  • Angel Stadium
  • Anaheim Convention Center
  • Disneyland Resort
  • Los Angeles
  • Restaurants, golfing, and more

Learn more about Anaheim’s world-renowned attractions, discover the best restaurants in the area, and find exclusive promotions and discounts for AORN Expo attendees.

Special Deals to Disneyland Park and Disney California Adventure!
Bring the family to Anaheim and enjoy Disney before or after the conference. Attendees get access to discounted tickets March 25 – April 5, 2020. Or enjoy Disney in the evening after the conference day ends with special Twilight Tickets that get you in the Park after 4:00pm.

Discounted Anaheim Ducks Tickets
AORN Expo attendees get discounted Anaheim Ducks hockey tickets for the April 1 game. Details and purchasing instructions will be included in attendee newsletters beginning in February.

Nearby Airports

  • John Wayne Airport, Orange County (SNA) – 14 miles
  • Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) – 37 miles
  • Burbank Bob Hope Airport (BUR) – 42 miles

Shuttle Service

When you book your accommodations through AORN’s housing partner, you have exclusive access to additional hotel amenities, including a free shuttle (for hotels outside of walking distance to the Anaheim Convention Center).

View Free Hotel Shuttle Schedule 

Beware of Fake and Fraudulent Housing Claims

AORN has designated MCI USA as the only housing provider for the AORN Global Surgical Conference & Expo. There are fraudulent companies and organizations that will try to present themselves as official partners of AORN and offer you a potential room that might not be guaranteed or available.

Should you be contacted by someone other than MCI USA or AORN, please let us know by calling 972.349.5879 or emailing us at

AORN Global Surgical Conference & Expo 2020