The 2023 Annual Fall Summit was held November 16-18, 2023 in Providence, Rhode Island. Please see the information below regarding the events education provided.


The Fall Summit brings together the executive directors, senior-level staff, presidents, incumbent volunteer leaders, and other key staff or volunteers of the Nursing Organizations Alliance (NOA) member organizations to inspire and develop leaders in the community of nursing organizations.

Fall Summit attendees are provided the opportunity to network and build essential relationships while participating in sessions that help advance the nursing profession and its organizations.

Registration Information

Registration for the NOA Fall Summit has closed. This is an exclusive for NOA Member Organizations. The registration rate was $475.

Hotel Information

Omni Providence Hotel
1 West Exchange Street
Providence, Rhode Island 02903

Room Rate: $149/night plus taxes.

2023 Schedule-At-A-Glance

Thursday, November 16, 2023:
5:00 - 5:30 pm - 1st Time Attendee Meeting

5:30 - 7:00 pm - Opening Reception

Friday, November 17, 2023:
9:00 - 5:15 - Education & Networking Sessions
6:30 - 7:30 - Reception
7:30 - 9:00 - Offsite Dinner & Entertainment

Saturday, November 18, 2023:
9:00 - 11:15 - Education & Networking Sessions

Fall Summit Topics to be discussed will include:

  • From Awareness to Action: Advancing Diversity in Professional Nursing Organizations
  • Future of Leadership-Agility and Innovation
  • Membership Engagement Strategies
  • Nursing as An Act of Justice: How Our Profession Can Disrupt Racism and Build a Culture of Health
  • State of the Nursing Workforce
  • The Power of Purpose
  • Networking Activities
  • and much more!
2023 Fall Summit Agenda

Fall Summit Speaker Information


2023 Fall Summit Host Sponsors

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NOA is pleased to offer sponsorship opportunities for Fall Summit attendees so they may gain exposure to products and services that may be of interest to their organization. Please note that Fall Summit sponsorship does not equate to NOA's endorsement, warranty, or recommendation of any of the sponsoring companies or their products.

Professional Credit Details

CAE Credits
NOA is a CAE Registered Provider. The Fall Summit meets the requirements for fulfilling the professional development requirements to earn or maintain the Certified Association Executive credential.

For more information about the CAE credential or Registered Provider program, please visit

As a CAE Registered Provider educational program related to the CAE exam content outline, this program may be applied for 5.75 credits toward your CAE application or renewal professional development requirements.

Nursing Contact Hours
This activity has been submitted to the Montana Nurses Association for approval to award contact hours. Montana Nurses Association is accredited with distinction as an approver of nursing continuing professional development by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

The 2023 Fall Summit has been approved for 6.75 contact hours.

More Information

For more information please contact NOA Headquarters at 859-514-5802 or [email protected].

NOA's Commitment to a Respectful and Courteous Conference Experience

The Nursing Organizations Alliance (NOA) has a zero-tolerance policy for unlawful discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion (creed), gender, gender expression, age, national origin (ancestry), disability, marital status, sexual orientation, or military status, in any of its activities or operations. NOA conferences are intended for networking and collaboration in the nursing community. We value the participation of each member of the community and want all attendees to have an enjoyable and fulfilling experience. Accordingly, all attendees are expected to show respect and courtesy to other attendees throughout the conference and at all conference events, whether officially sponsored by NOA or not.

NOA is dedicated to providing harassment- and discrimination-free conference experience for everyone regardless of gender, gender identity and expression, sexual orientation, disability, race, age, or religion. NOA does not tolerate harassment of conference participants in any form. Conference participants violating these rules may be sanctioned or expelled from the conference (without a refund) at the discretion of the conference organizers. View our full Anti-Harassment Policy or our Anti-Discrimination Policy; if you need to report an incident, please use our Harassment/Discrimination Reporting Form.