Feb
5
Wed
2020
New! NFDA Napa Wine Train Bucket List Adventure
Feb 5 @ 8:00 am – Feb 7 @ 5:00 pm

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

Registration includes: presentations, handouts, breakfast, lunch, refreshments, Welcome Reception and wine train. CE hours are available for this conference*.

Feb
21
Fri
2020
NFDA Cremation Conference
Feb 21 @ 8:00 am – Feb 23 @ 5:00 pm

Paradise meets profitability at NFDA’s Cremation Conference!

Collaborate with cremation experts and your peers from small to mid-size funeral homes to design strategies for:

  • Communicating the value of the funeral
  • Boosting the profitability of your cremation business
  • Becoming the cremation expert in your community, whether you own a crematory or work with a third-party
  • And more!

The Tradewinds Island Resort will not disappoint! Whether you want to soar over the ocean with a water jet pack or prefer to escape to a beach-side hammock, you’re sure to stay busy during your downtime at this beautiful resort.

The entire experience will leave you inspired and armed with a plan to increase the value – and profit – of your cremation business.

Feb
26
Wed
2020
CANA’s 2020 Cremation Symposium & Art of Selling Cremation Preneed Summit 3 @ Paris Las Vegas
Feb 26 @ 9:00 am – Feb 28 @ 5:00 pm
CANA’s 2020 Cremation Symposium and Preneed Summit returns to the Paris Las Vegas to explore innovative solutions, network with peers, and discuss the topics that matter to our profession.

https://www.cremationassociation.org/events/EventDetails.aspx?id=1271992

Mar
8
Sun
2020
NFDA Meet the Mentors @ Emory Conference Center Hotel
Mar 8 – Mar 10 all-day

Meet the Mentors is held each March at the Emory Conference Center Hotel in Atlanta, GA. The names of 50 NFDA-member, licensed funeral directors/embalmers age 40 or under, or newly-licensed within the last five years, invited to participate in the program are chosen by random drawing held the last week of each January. The drawings will be viewable on www.nfda.org/mentors daily beginning the week of the drawing.

Mar
27
Fri
2020
Selected European Spring Meeting 2020 @ Bologna Funeral Exhibition
Mar 27 – Mar 29 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.!
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
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
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!
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*.

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!

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
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!