Conference 2018 | BCNPA

13th Annual Conference, June 7-9, 2018, Nanaimo – come join us!

We’re back in Nanaimo for the association’s 13th annual conference!  BCNPA’s Annual Conference will be held at the Vancouver Island Conference Centre located in the beautiful harbor city of Nanaimo, BC.

The goal of the Conference Committee is to provide members with opportunities for professional growth and practice, to offer interesting and educational topics, and provide you the opportunity to network with other NPs around the province.

  • Day 1, Thursday, June 7th – workshops, BCNPA AGM, reception
  • Day 2, Friday, June 8th – keynote, plenaries and concurrent sessions, exhibit hall, gala dinner
  • Day 3, Saturday, June 9th – exhibit hall, plenaries and concurrent sessions

The full 3-day program is now available – check it out! Final Program Conference 2018

For the full description of the great workshops available, information can be found at:  Workshop information

TO REGISTER NOW – GO TO:  Conference 2018 Registration

Accommodation at the Coast Bastion Hotel

We are pleased that the host hotel in Nanaimo for the second year in a row is the Coast Bastion!  The Coast Bastion, 11 Bastion Street, Nanaimo, BC.

We have filled the room blocking arranged at the Coast – but they are prepared to extend the preferred rate based on availability.  Please call 800-663-1144 and quote BCNPA Conf 2018 or the group code, CBI-GFC17067

Options – the Vancouver Island Conference Centre has also provided a list of recommended hotels in the area:  Nanaimo Hotels


Harbour Air offers 20% off flights for BCNPA Conference 2018 attendees!

Subject to availability, attendees will receive a 20% discount on our goFlex and goGold fares for confirmed travel to/from Nanaimo. Please note that all rates are subject to tax and fees. This offer cannot be combined with any other offers or promotions or be paid by Airbucks or TurboBucks and cannot be applied to private charters.  This pertains to flights to and from Nanaimo, between the dates of June 4th and 12th, 2018.

In order to receive this special discounted rate, attendees must contact the Reservation Department directly by phone at 1.800.665.0212, by e-mail at or online at and quote the promotional code ‘BCNPA06-18’. Also be advised that attendees will need to provide proof of registration upon check-in. All schedules and location information can be accessed through their website at


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