Mar
30
Mon
2020
2020 ICCFA Annual Convention & Exposition @ Henry B. González Convention Center
Mar 30 @ 8:00 am – Apr 2 @ 5:00 pm

For more information, visit www.iccfaconvention.com.

Apr
19
Sun
2020
The Bereavement Cruise @ Royal Caribbean
Apr 19 – Apr 26 all-day

The Bereavement Cruise is everything a cruise is with the added programming providing a grief conference for attendees. The conference is run by a team of top grief specialists, from across the country. The conference includes workshops, activities, a remembrance ceremony, a walk to remember, small group sessions, yoga, reiki, art projects and so much more.

The cost of the cruise is set by Royal Caribbean. The conference fee is $300.00 per person. The conference is held a state of the art conference center on board the ship. It is private space and only group attendees can attend. All reservations and registration is handled through Journeys of Hope Healing and Health.
Apr
24
Fri
2020
NFDA Professional Women’s Conference @ Confidante Hyatt Hotel
Apr 24 @ 8:00 am – Apr 26 @ 4:00 pm

Generate new ideas for your business, network with other women in the funeral service profession and create lasting friendships – all in a fun, dynamic environment! Participate in a variety of interesting, informative seminars that will give you fresh insights for your business and for serving families. You’ll gain new perspectives and ideas that can be implemented immediately.

Apr
29
Wed
2020
Selected 2020 Spring Management Summit @ Le Méridien Tampa
Apr 29 – May 1 all-day
The Spring Management Summit is focused on providing up-and-coming leaders, managers and owners with a reasonably-priced, information-packed meeting featuring dynamic presentations that offer continuing education.

-Engage with dynamic speakers who focus on relevant and compelling topics that can have an immediate impact on you and your firm’s daily operations
-Obtain valuable continuing education credit
-Save time with the agenda that’s specifically designed to fit everything in two days
-Enjoy cities that are chosen based on transportation access and price-conscious hotel cost in order to make the most of your investment
-Share best practices and build relationships with your trusted Selected colleagues—the best part of any Selected gathering!

NFDA Advocacy Summit @ The Mayflower Hotel
Apr 29 @ 8:00 am – May 1 @ 5:00 pm

This year’s Summit will be better than ever! Not only will you have the opportunity to educate the new Congress about the issues that affect funeral service and small business, there are a host of memorable activities planned for you to enjoy!

You won’t want to miss a moment of this fantastic event!

May
11
Mon
2020
Indiana Funeral Directors Association Annual Convention and Trade Show @ Embassy Suites Conference Center
May 11 @ 8:00 am – May 14 @ 5:00 pm
IFDA’s 140th Annual Convention & Trade Show with over 60 exhibitors. CE hours will include Indiana Law. This event will be held at the Embassy Suites Conference Center in Noblesville, IN.

Information coming soon! Please check website for more information!

May
14
Thu
2020
NFDA Embalming and Restorative Art Seminar @ Pittsburgh Institute of Mortuary Science
May 14 @ 8:00 am – May 15 @ 5:00 pm

Whether you’re a novice embalmer or seasoned expert, you’re sure to leave this engaging seminar with advanced skills, ideas and knowledge that can be applied as soon as you return to your funeral home!

Engaging topics from the pros include:

  • Advanced restorative art techniques
  • Embalming risk management and standards of care
  • …and more!
May
15
Fri
2020
CANA’s Crematory Operations Certification Program @ Worsham College of Mortuary Science
May 15 @ 7:30 am – 3:30 pm
Jun
5
Fri
2020
New! NFDA Yankee Stadium Bucket List Adventure @ Yankee Stadium
Jun 5 @ 8:00 am

Guest registration is limited to one guest per funeral director registrant.

Registration includes: presentations, handouts, breakfast, lunch, refreshments, box seats at the Yankees game, dinner and hosted bar in the suite. CE hours are available for this conference*.

Jun
10
Wed
2020
Selected European Conference 2020 @ The Grand Hotel
Jun 10 – Jun 14 all-day
European Meetings give members in Europe a chance to connect. They also are a valuable opportunity for North American members to attend and learn from professionals in another part of the world—often the new best practice or upcoming trend originates outside the U.S.!
Aug
2
Sun
2020
NFDA Leadership Conference @ Belmond Charleston Place
Aug 2 @ 8:00 am – Aug 5 @ 5:00 pm

This year’s Leadership Conference truly offers something for everyone!

Whether you’re interested in taking your leadership commitment to the next level or seeking tips to better communicate the profession’s story to the community and media, you’re sure to return home from this conference inspired and invigorated!

Aug
5
Wed
2020
CANA’s 102nd Annual Cremation Innovation Convention @ The Westin Seattle
Aug 5 @ 7:30 am – Aug 7 @ 5:00 pm

CANA’s Annual Cremation Innovation Convention heads to the Emerald City August 5-7, 2020.

It’s everything you expect from 102 years of cremation innovation: engaging discussion, innovative products, networking fun, inspiring programming, intimate tradeshow, and, of course, all things cremation.

CANA’s Crematory Operations Certification Program @ The Westin Seattle
Aug 5 @ 7:30 am – 3:30 pm

Crematory Operations Certification Program – August 5, 2020 – Seattle, WA
This event is being held in conjunction with our 102nd Annual Cremation Innovation Convention

Sep
16
Wed
2020
CANA’s Crematory Operations Certification Program @ National Funeral Home
Sep 16 @ 7:30 am – 3:30 pm
Crematory Operations Certification Program – September 16, 2020 – Falls Church, VA

  When: Wednesday September 16, 2020

Where: National Funeral Home
7482 Lee Hwy
Falls Church, Virginia 22042

Contact: CANA Staff
[email protected]

Sep
21
Mon
2020
New! NFDA Ryder Cup Bucket List Adventure
Sep 21 – Sep 23 all-day

Guest registration is limited to one guest per funeral director registrant.

Registration includes: presentations, handouts, lunch, refreshments, Welcome Reception, transportation to the Ryder Cup, hospitality tent on the driving range, and food and beverages all day. CE hours are available for this conference*.

Sep
30
Wed
2020
Selected’s 2020 Annual Meeting @ Le Westin Montreal
Sep 30 – Oct 3 all-day
The Annual Meeting is a time not only to learn and share valuable take-away information but to develop and rekindle lifelong friendships as only occurs when Selected members gather.
Oct
8
Thu
2020
CANA’s Crematory Operations Certification Program @ Holiday Inn Express
Oct 8 @ 8:00 am – 4:00 pm
  Crematory Operations Certification Program- October 8, 2020- Albany, NY

Thursday October 8, 2019
8:00am – 4:00pm

Where: Holiday Inn Express
16 Wolf Rd
Albany, New York 12205

Contact: CANA Staff
[email protected]

Oct
18
Sun
2020
NFDA International Convention & Expo
Oct 18 @ 8:00 am – Oct 21 @ 4:30 pm

Join thousands of funeral service professionals from around the world for the best in networking, education, the world’s largest funeral service Expo and more! Whether you’re planning to join us for your first NFDA Convention or your fiftieth, get ready for the experience of a lifetime!

Nov
10
Tue
2020
CANA’s Crematory Operations Certification Program @ National Museum of Funeral History
Nov 10 @ 7:30 am – 3:30 pm
When: Tuesday November 10, 2020
Where: National Museum of Funeral History
415 Barren Springs Drive
Houston, Texas 77090

Contact: CANA Staff
[email protected]
312-245-1077