important dates:

Nov. 5 Registration Opens

Nov. 5 Scholarship Application Opens

Nov. 19  Last day for Workshop Submissions

Feb. 8 Iris Award Nominations Due

Feb. 8 Scholarship Applications Due

Feb. 28 Early Bird Registration Deadline

April 8 Last Day to Register

NAMI Wisconsin's
Annual Conference 2019


April 26th-27th, 2019

Exhibition Hall at the Alliant Energy Center
1919 Alliant Energy Center Way, Madison, WI 53713



Mark your calendars! The Annual Conference 2019 will be held Friday, April 26th - Saturday, April 27th, 2019 in the Exhibition Hall at the Alliant Energy Center in Madison, WI.

This year’s conference theme, One Mind, One Community, will focus on advocacy as it relates to diversity inclusion. Conference attendees will have the opportunity to celebrate the many diversities in the mental health system, while also learning how to make it more inclusive. The event will once again host a large variety of audiences, including mental health providers, leaders, social workers, clinicians, government officials, criminal justice partners, peers, and family members. Mental health advocates from all over the state are welcome to attend.

Register now!

*You should receive an email confirmation once your registration is complete*

Exhibitor and Sponsor Registration

Your generous support through sponsorship, exhibiting, and/or advertisement will grant many conference attendees an opportunity to receive our consumer scholarship, and supports all of our other advocacy, support, and education efforts.

Click here for a list of packages and rates

Click here to access the registration form


Click here to see our full line up of workshop presenters!

*Speakers are subject to change*

Hotel Accommodations

This year we are thrilled to be able to offer three different hotel options for attendees!

 The Clarion Suites are attached to the venue via walkway. 

  • to book a room there call (608) 284-1234 and ask for the NAMI Wisconsin group rate of $89 per night by Friday, March 29th

The Holiday Inn Express in located across the street from the Alliant Energy Center. our group rate of $129 there includes parking, wifi, and a shuttle service that can take you to our venue and downtown. 

The Sheraton is across the street from the Alliant Energy Center. Our group rate there includes parking, wifi, and a shuttle service. The rooms at the Sheraton will be fully renovated by the end of March, making you some of the first guests to stay in the new rooms.