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116th Annual OFDA Conference


116th Annual OFDA Conference

The Checkered Flag Experience “Rev It Up!”

Marriott Conference Center at NCED

Norman. Oklahoma

April 15 - 17


Sunday, April 15, 2018

8:00 a.m. Exhibit Hall Set-up

1:00 p.m. Vendor Move-in

5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. OFDA Opening Party

 

Monday, April 16, 2018

ALL EDUCATION TODAY WILL BE LOCATED IN SALON N – O ON THE FIRST FLOOR

7:30 a.m. Registration Open –

8:30-10:20 Keynote Speaker – Wallace P. Hooker, Embalming and Facial Reconstruction

10:20-10:30 Break – Sponsored by NFDA
10:30-12:30 OFDA Business Meeting, Election of Officers and Memorial

Stewardship Award, 25 & 50 Year Service Award

12:30 –1:30 Lunch – on your own

1:30 – 2:25 Phil Pares – How Opioids Changed My Life – Sponsored by Funeral Service Foundation

2:30 – 3:55 Trends for Funeral Professionals, Steve Shaffer, CEO, Homesteaders Life

4:00 – 6:00 Tradeshow Exhibits (Snacks and Beverages will be served) SALONS G-M First Floor

Courtesy of the Oklahoma Funeral Supply Sales Club

PRESIDENTS DINNER–6:30–7:00 Cocktails/7:00 Dinner- MAIN LEARNING CENTER – Salons A-F


 

Tuesday, April 17, 2018

 

ALL EDUCATION TODAY WILL BE LOCATED IN SALON N – O ON THE FIRST FLOOR

7:00 a.m. Registration Open –

8:30-10:20 Nancy Weil, All Stressed Out and Ready to Blow!

10:20-10:45 Break Sponsored by NFDA

10:30 – 12:00 Trade Show Exhibits

12:00 - LifeShare Luncheon –

12:00 - Past Presidents Luncheon – Garden Room 1

1:00 – 3:00 Exhibit Floor Open - SALONS G-M First Floor

3:00 p.m. – 3:55p.m.  Nancy Weil, Community Outreach – Building Connections to Build Your Business

4:00 – 5:00 Ethical Funeral Service – John Fritch, Ph. D.
 


Platinum Sponsors (Over $4,000)

Central Burial Vaults

Federated Insurance

Homesteaders Life Insurance Company

LifeShare Oklahoma

Matthews Aurora Funeral Solutions

Oklahoma Funeral Supply Sales Club

The Ray Fransisco Companies

Zuker Group

Gold Sponsors ($3,000 - $3,900)

Batesville

Silver Sponsors ($2,000 - $2,999)

Wilbert Funeral Services

 




 

 

 

 

Copper Sponsors ($500 - $1,999)

American Benefit Life Insurance Company

National Funeral Directors Association

United Heritage Life Insurance Company


Announcing the 2019 OFDA Conference

Later Event: May 17
Past Presidents Reunion