Information for the 5th INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE by Rozzano Locsin Institute for the advancement of Technological Competency as Caring in Nursing and Health Sciences

The RLI and Our Lady of Fatima University will be hosting the 5th International Conference on Technological Competency as Caring in Nursing and The Health Sciences. We hope you will join us. Please see the tentative schedule below and visit the conference website (

When: June 13 - 15, 2024 

Where: Our Lady of Fatima University, RISE Tower, Philippines

Preconference Seminar on TCCN, June 13, 2024 (2:00 PM-5:00 PM)

Dr. Rozzano Locsin, RN, FAAN will present his Technological Competency as Caring in Nursing Theory.

Hybrid (with Japanese translation)

Dr. Joko Gunawan and Dr. Tetsuya Tanioka, RN, FAAN provide will present "Publication in High Impact Journals (lecture in English and/or Japanese)."

Publishing research findings in these high-quality, open access journals will further contribute to improving the quality of nursing and healthcare. 

Conference Day 1 June 14, 2024 (8:00 AM-5:00 PM)

Keynote Speech:The importance of touch as an expression of caring in the high-tech healthcare environment” will be provided by Marlaine C. Smith, RN, PhD, AHN-BC, HWNC-BC, HS-GAHN, FAAN. 

Dr. Smith is a Scholar of Caring Science and Unitary Human Beings, a theorist of Unitary Caring in Nursing, renowned Academician, Holistic Nurse practitioner, researcher on outcomes of touch therapies, and Fellow of the American Academy of Nursing (FAAN) .

Work shop: TCCN Theory-Based In-service Education.

Six plenary sessions: There will be many more plenary sessions by renowned professors.

June 15, 2024 Day 2 (RISE Tower, 9:00 AM-12:00 NN)

Forum: How Technology is Changing Nursing Education, Research, and Practice.

We hope you will join us!