Annual Symposium & Expo

For the Long-Term Care Nursing Continuum

February 24-26, 2020

Kalahari Resort | Wisconsin Dells, WI

Registration Open

Excellent Keynote Presenters and Sessions

Conference Information

Hotel Information & Reservations
Book Online Website:

Or call 877-525-2427 WI Director of Nursing Council event.
Attendees needing overnight accommodations can book individual rooms. Reservations for this event will are by individual attendees and registration is hosted online. Reservations must be made on or before Friday, January 24, 2020.    At the Cut-Off Date, Hotel will review the reservation pick up for the Event, release the unreserved rooms for general sale.  The hotel will determine, based on space availability, if the Client group rate will be honored after this date.   

Hotel room rates are $115 per night subject to applicable state and local taxes (currently 12.25%) in effect at the time of check in.  The resort fee has been waived for Symposium. The hotel shall provide as Run of House accommodations a room with two Queen beds based upon the number of guests sharing the room to a maximum of four people. Rooms with two queen beds may also be available with a sofa bed and have a base price for four people in the room. There is a charge of $50.00 per person per night in addition to the base price when adding additional guests to any room style beyond which is established for that style’s base pricing.

Deposit policy for individual reservations:  One night (plus tax) at the time the reservation is made.

Cancellation policy for individual reservations:  72 hours, or more, prior to arrival to receive full refund less $25.00 processing fee.  Less than 72 hours prior to scheduled arrival forfeits the entire deposit.

Nursing Contact Hours & Nursing Home Administrator Credits

Nursing Contact Hours
The Wisconsin Director of Nursing Council – Education Forum, Inc. is a provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider #CEP17120, for 15.25 Contact Hours. A Certificate of Completion is signed after each session for the attendees who have completed each session of the course. The licensee must retain the certificate for four years after the course ends.

Nursing Home Administrat or Participant Hours
The Wisconsin Director of Nursing Council – Educational Forum, Inc. is a Certified Sponsor of continuing education with the National Association of Long Term Care Administrator Boards (NAB). This program has been approved for Continuing Education for 15.25 total participant hours by NAB/NCERS.

DNS-CT, WCC, DWC or Other Credential Renewal
This education activity may qualify for contact hours/credits to renew various credentials commonly associated with long-term care nursing, nursing administration or administrators.  Please verify with your credential accrediting body the renewal process and what sessions would provide CE credits based on your credentials and the above mentioned accrediting bodies.

Cancellation Policy

Cancellations will be accepted, and refunds made, prior to Feb. 12th, but WDONC will withhold a $25 administrative fee.  Cancellations made after Feb. 12, or no-shows, will forfeit their registration fee.  Registrations are transferrable at any time with notice.

Attendees who come under survey during the conference will receive a prorated refund depending on the time of departure and once proper verification is received.

Attendence Policy, Procedure & Waiver
Conference Location/Directions


Thank you to the Sponsors of Symposium


Sponsor of the Monday Night Networking Event

Bronze Sponsor

Thank you to Thrifty White Pharmacy for sponsoring our Attendee Exhibitor Show Gift.

Thank you to Pathway Health Services and Arkray USA, Inc. for continued support of Symposium.