Perioperative Flagship Event at Denver’s Convention Center


For the 2015 AORN Surgical Conference & Expo, the Association of Perioperative Registered Perioperative Nurses is excited to bring the event to the Colorado Convention Center in the heart of downtown Denver. As the leading summit for OR professionals from around the country, it’s an opportunity you don’t want to miss.

What You Need to Know

AORN Surgical Conference & Expo 2015
March 7-11, 2015
Colorado Convention Center
700 14th Street
Denver, CO



For attendees of the event, AORN’s official housing bureau Wyndham Jade has secured preferred rates at Denver’s most luxurious hotels. All official AORN hotels have been inspected for optimal comfort and safety, and conveniently located near the Convention Center in Denver, the prestigious event venue.


Beat the registration rush, and find your preferred hotel today!

Explore the Illustrious Convention Center in Denver


The backdrop for the 2015 AORN event is a one-of-a-kind, multi-purpose facility that has hosted some of the most internationally acclaimed events of the past 20 years. Denver’s convention center was designed by more than 100 event professionals and architects, opened its doors in 1990, and has since accommodated 250+ events per year.


The Convention Center Denver is within walking distance of 300 restaurants, 9 theaters of the Denver Performing Arts Complex and over 8,700 hotel rooms. The Center is conveniently located near a variety of luxurious hotels, some that are a mere few blocks away and others that are easily accessed via AORN’s free shuttle service.


Near-by hotels range from comfortably affordable to lavish, four star accommodations. Here’s a full list of hotels in the vicinity of the Convention Center:


  • Hyatt Regency Denver at Colorado Convention Center (headquarters)
  • Brown Palace Hotel Denver
  • Comfort Inn Downtown
  • Courtyard by Marriott Denver Downtown
  • Crowne Plaza Downtown Denver Hotel
  • Denver Marriott City Center
  • Embassy Suites Denver Downtown Convention Center
  • Grand Hyatt Denver
  • Hampton Inn & Suites Downtown
  • Hampton Inn & Suites Denver Downtown Convention Center
  • Hilton Garden Inn Denver Downtown
  • Homewood Suites Denver Downtown Convention Center
  • Magnolia Hotel Denver
  • Renaissance Denver Downtown City Center
  • Residence Inn Denver City Center
  • Ritz Carlton Denver
  • Sheraton Denver Downtown
  • The Curtis A Doubletree by Hilton
  • Warwick Hotel Amenity Chart
  • Westin Denver Downtown


For a comprehensive list of rates, amenities and near-by attractions, check out Wyndham Jade’spage of official AORN hotels or AORN housing!




Attend a Leading Conference at Denver’s Convention Center


As the leading perioperative event for OR professionals, AORN 2015 has a schedule packed with informative teaching sessions and memorable social events. The conference’s activities include:



  • An opening session on grassroots management techniques by best-selling author and former captain of the USS Benfold, Mike Abrashoff
  • A speech on transforming chaos and challenges into opportunity by successful entrepreneur and consultant Peter Sheahan
  • A group session where teams are pitted against each in real-world OR situations
  • A closing session on how to become the best OR professional you can be by retired registered nurse Vivian Watson
  • The AORN Foundation Gold Rush Party evening fundraiser
  • The AORN Foundation Race for Patient Safety 5K Run/3K Walk
  • The Foundation’s Zumba fitness class at the Hyatt Regency Hotel



For detailed rates, area maps and amenity charts, check out Wyndham Jade’s list of cheap hotels in Denver, Colorado




Register for AORN 2015 today to support your association, learn nursing best practices make lasting working relationships and explore Denver’s leading convention center!