Get the most out of OANASS 2017! There are so many ways to connect with experts, engage with your peers and have your voice heard. Here are just a few!

Join Us – Attending OANHSS 2017 is the very best way to engage.  Join your colleagues at the many social, educational and networking opportunities this three-day event provides.  Can’t make all three days? Consider a day pass!

Get Social - Tell the world why you're loving OANHSS 2017! Tweet your pictures, insights and unforgettable moments with the conference hashtag, #AdvancingSeniorCare.  We'll be dishing out random daily prizes to our conference tweeters!

Rock the App  - Download the Convention app and engage with fellow delegates! The app's chat feature lets you take part in discussion feeds before and during the conference. There's no better way to connect.

Connect with Exhibitors -  Complement your educational experience with a visit to the tradeshow, open on Wednesday April 19 after the opening keynote session and on Thursday April 20. It’s one of the most exciting and popular events of the convention. Meet and talk with representatives from an array of companies supplying products, equipment and services to the long-term care, housing and community care sectors. Check out who's exhibiting.

Convention App

The Convention app works on your phone, tablet, laptop and desktop. Download the app from your favourite app store, or access it via your web browser. With the app, you can check out the social media activity as well as set your customized session schedule. Looking for a specific exhibitor? Browse the exhibitor list and bookmark your favorites to help you make a plan for navigating the floor. Connect with other attendees via the in-app messaging system. You can even use the scheduler feature to map out a detailed plan for the education sessions, networking events, and exhibitors you don't want to miss.

Watch this short video about our Convention app, its features and how to load it onto your device.

Access via Internet

App Download Links

Google Play
Compatible with Android 2.3.3 and higher
Apple App Store
Compatible with iOS 7.0 and higher
BlackBerry World
Compatible with BlackBerry 10 and higher
Windows Phone Store
Compatible with Windows Phone 8 and higher 


How do I download the app?

You can download it by searching AdvantAgeOnt in your phones store. The Convention app is available in the Apple App Store, Google Play, Blackberry World, and the Windows Phone Store.

How do I find session handouts in the App?

All concurrent worshop materials for each session will be posted in the Handouts section in the navigation panel.

How do I access event information while offline?

By default, the Convention app is automatically enabled for offline browsing after the initial download. If not, just follow the instructions:

  1.   Access the app on your smartphone, iPad, or desktop (
  2.   Click on "download app"
  3.   Save the app to your homescreen (for smartphones and iPads)
  4.   Turn off your WiFi or place your device in airplane mode

For detailed instructions on how to download to  your device, click here.

App Support

OANHSS staff are on-site in the Connection lounge to provide hands-on app support.