Celebrating your profession

In association with Learning Disability Practice, our leading journal for learning disability nurse specialists, the RCNi Learning Disability Nursing Conference will be holding its annual event in Manchester on 10 October 2019.

This CPD-led educational conference attracts learning disability nurses from across the UK.
The conference will provide delegates with:

  • The very latest in evidence-based learning from key experts in their field
  • Case studies that can be applied to everyday practice
  • Support to improve patient outcomes
  • Share knowledge and experience with peers

Who attends our conferences?

In this centenary year for learning disability nursing, we are pleased to deliver another highly successful conference in 2019 attracting over 150 nurses. Typical delegate roles from the previous two events include:

Clinical lead nurse
Community LD nurse
LD liaison nurse
Service manager

Clinical nurse specialist
Home manager
School nurse
Staff nurse/Senior staff nurse

Theme for the conference:
Celebrating your profession

This year’s Learning Disability Practice conference celebrates the centenary of learning disability nursing by taking a look back at the past but really looking forward to the future with an array of top speakers in the field and interactive workshops. It’s an amazing opportunity for you to keep up to date with developments in practice and to celebrate everything that makes learning disability nursing so important.

Sponsorship opportunities

The 2019 Learning Disability Nursing Conference will enable our sponsors to:

  • Engage with our delegates in a highly-respected educational environment where evidence- based learning and practice are the core attractions
  • Deliver educational content to a key target audience of nurse influencers and prescribers
  • Establish key contacts with learning disability nurses from across UK practice

The following sponsorship packages are available at this event:

Exhibition only

Network with our delegates during the refreshment breaks in a dedicated space. Exhibition spaces are booked as space only for a free standing or table top display. Spaces are limited at this event so early booking is strongly recommended.

Exhibition Plus

Exhibition space as described above, plus a full-page advert in the conference programme and two delegate places.

Sponsored Symposium Package

These two high profile sponsored symposium sessions will enable a sponsor to deliver a presentation to the delegates on a topic of their choice. The sponsored symposium sessions have been allocated 45 minutes as a breakfast session and as the first session in the afternoon. This package also includes exhibition space and two delegate places.


  • Sponsor’s accreditation on holding slide and chairperson introduction and thanks
  • Logo on marketing emails
  • Stand at the event
  • Advert in the conference programme
  • Logo and profile on conference website
  • Insert in delegate bag
  • 2 delegate places
  • Banner on Learning Disability Practice website (average 16,948 impressions a month) for one month
  • Sponsorship of bi-weekly e-newsletter to 1,885 LDP nurses

Rate £3,500


  • Stand at the event
  • Advert in the conference programme
  • 2 delegate places
  • Sponsorship of bi-weekly e-newsletter to 1,885 LDP nurses

Rate £2,500


Stand at the event

Rate £950

Insert in delegate bag

Rate £500

Conference seat drop*

Rate £750

Advert in the conference programme

Rate £995

* limited to two morning & afternoon sessions

Charity discount available