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2016 NFDA Advocacy Summit Schedule

This year’s conference features exciting opportunities for you to achieve more! Highlights include:

  • In-depth Welcome Briefing
  • Engaging presentations from government and funeral service experts
  • Exclusive access to the Capitol Hill Club while on the Hill
  • Capitol Hill Reception – Invite your member of Congress!
  • NFDA wreath laying at Arlington National Cemetery’s Tomb of the Unknown Soldier

Wednesday, April 27


7:30 a.m. – 6 p.m.


4:30 – 6 p.m.

Welcome Briefing

Thursday, April 28


7 – 10:30 a.m.


7 – 8 a.m.

Continental Breakfast

8 – 9 a.m.

Keynote Speaker

9 – 10 a.m.

Government/Funeral Service Expert Presentation

10 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Hill Visits
Exclusive access to the Capital Hill Club will be available 11 a.m. – 4 p.m. Stop in to refresh between visits. Experts will be on-hand to help you navigate the Hill, answer your questions, talk about your visits and more.

5 – 7 p.m.

Capitol Hill Reception
Invite your members of Congress to join you at this special event!

Friday, April 29


7:30 – 10 a.m.


7:30 – 9 a.m.

Continental Breakfast

8 – 10 a.m.

Closing Session

11 a.m. – 1 p.m.

Arlington National Cemetery
Special NFDA wreath laying at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier

1 p.m.

Bus departs Arlington for Ronald Reagan National Airport






























































CE Approved States

*This conference provides licensed funeral directors/embalmers up to 3 CEU hours and is approved by APFSP and most state licensing boards. CE hours vary by state. Schedule subject to change.

**Bring your luggage when you board the bus for the Arlington Cemetery Outing if you would like to be dropped off at the airport Thursday afternoon. Those not taking advantage of this stop will be responsible for their own transportation to the airport.

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