The 2011 NFDA International Convention & Expo, being held in conjunction with the Cremation Association of North America (CANA), will take place October 23-26 in Chicago.
Up-to-date information about the 2011 NFDA International Convention & Expo can be found by visiting www.nfda.org/chicago2011. Save $20 when you register for the NFDA Convention online. Enter discount code CV11W20 during checkout.
Hotels Sold Out
The NFDA room blocks at the Convention hotels have sold out. If you have not yet secured accommodations for the NFDA Convention, you may contact NFDA's travel agency for assistance: Omega World Travel, 414-409-4897 or 800-969-4152.
Check out the Business Exchange Exhibitor Presentations
The Business Exchange Exhibitor Presentations make their return to the NFDA Convention. During these 40-minute sessions, exhibitors will share information that will help funeral professionals overcome business challenges. These presentations are open to all convention attendees, including those who have received an "Expo Only" pass from an NFDA exhibiting company. No continuing education credits are offered for the Business Exchange Exhibitor Presentations.
Celebrate Funeral Service All-Stars
Join in the celebration with your colleagues to recognize a group of elite funeral professionals during the All-Star Recognition Ceremony and Reception on Monday, October 24 at 4:15 p.m.
Guest speaker Patrick Hallinan, superintendent of Arlington National Cemetery, will share his experiences serving and honoring fallen soldiers.
During this reception and ceremony, we will honor:
There is no charge to attend this event.
NFDA and CANA are generously supported by Federated Insurance Company, Batesville Casket Company, Facultatieve Technologies, Frazer Consultants, Madelyn Company, Matthews International, Memories by Design, Nomis Publications, American Crematory Equipment, American Funeral Financial, Case New Holland, Cemetery Funeral Supply, Deaton-Kennedy Company, Director's Select Retirement Plan (DSRP), Doric Products Inc., Funeral Call, Homesteaders Life Company Illinois Funeral Directors Association and Messenger.
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