Georgia Council of periOperative Registered Nurses is the collective voice of Georgia Chapters of the Association of periOperative Registered Nurses (AORN). Our mission is to advocate for excellence in perioperative practice and healthcare in Georgia as we unite and empower perioperative nurses. 



2021 Annual Conference


Friday, October 22, 2021

  • 6:00 pm Registration
  • 6:30-8:30 pm Welcome Reception
    Note: Heavy appetizers and open bar provided

Saturday, October 23, 2021

  • 7:30 am Registration/Continental Breakfast
  • 8:00 am Opening Remarks
  • 8:15-8:30 am Advocacy Partnership: AORN and You 
  • 8:30-9:15 am Workplace Advocacy: Clear the Air 
  • 9:15-10:00 am EXHIBITS
  • 10:00-10:45 am Political Advocacy: Your Voice for Change
  • 10:45-11:45 am Morning Keynote: Advocacy: The Heart of PeriOperative Nursing 
  • 11:45 am-1:00 pm EXHIBITS (lunched served)
  • 1:00-1:45 pm Keys to the Advocacy Kingdom: Smoke Research 
  • 1:45-2:15 pm The Seat of Advocacy Power: Meet the Lawmakers 
  • 2:15-2:30 pm Break
  • 2:30- 3:15 pm Next Steps for United Workplace Safety Advocacy 
  • 3:15-4:00 pm Closing Keynote
  • 4:00-4:15 pm Final Remarks and Adjourn


Renaissance Atlanta Waverly Hotel2450 Galleria Pkwy
Atlanta, GA 30339Group Rate: $169/night
Reservations: 888-391-8724
Group Name: 2021 Georgia Council Conference
Deadline: October 1, 2021(room block may sell out prior to deadline)
Direct Booking:  Coming Soon

Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport (ATL)

This hotel does not provide a shuttle service.
Alternate transportation: A&M Shuttle Service; fee: $33 (one way) 
Estimated taxi fare: $55  (one way)

On-site parking, fee: 12 USD daily