2017 Annual Licensing Seminar

25th Annual NARA Licensing Seminar
September 11 - 13, 2017
Hyatt Regency Minneapolis  |  Minneapolis, Minnesota


Leadership: Hear ideas from experts and researchers in the human care licensing field that lead to a better future for vulnerable populations.

Education: Participate in lectures and discussions on a broad range of regulatory topics important to all licensing disciplines and all professional positions.

Collaboration: Access networking opportunities, brainstorming activities and explore common challenges and solutions.

Service: Participate in a Silent Auction that supports a variety of educational and professional growth programs.


Registration Information

Registration is OPEN! Click here to register today!

Schedule & Session Descriptions

The Licensing Seminars schedule and session descriptions are up. Details can be found here.

Keynote Speakers

Two great keynote speakers will be joining our Licensing Seminar. Details can be found here.


NARA has arranged for a discounted room rate at the Hyatt Regency Minneapolis and the Millennium Hotel Minneapolis starting at $205/night for single occupancy. All reservations are first-come-first-serve; see our hotel page to book early and ensure your preferred room type is available. Find rate information and booking instructions here.

Justification Tool Kit

To assist you in gaining funding approval to attend the NARA Annual Licensing Seminar, we have developed a justification toolkit, which includes customizable documents and information to help you demonstrate to your supervisors and leadership the significant value your participation in the seminar will bring to your organization. Access the Justification Tool Kit here.

Sponsor, Exhibitor & Advertising Opportunities

The Licensing Seminar provides access to many opportunities for you to engage with industry professionals for valuable face time, networking, prospecting and feedback. There are a variety of opportunities for your company to be involved and support this year’s Silver Seminar. View opportunities here.

Meet Minneapolis

Minneapolis - home to the 2017 Silver Seminar, and Super Bowl LII, is the perfect blend of natural beauty and urban sophistication.Minneapolis is a city that offers something for everyone. Learn more and start building your itinerary of local must do activities!

Silent Auction

Support the Norris E. Class Professional Development and Research Fund. This fund, named for one of NARA’s founders and the unquestioned father of human care licensing in the United States, supports a variety of educational and professional growth programs sponsored by NARA. If you would like to make a donation to the auction, please complete this Silent Auction Donation Form. Please keep in mind travel restrictions for items when considering to contribute.


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