2014 Schedule of Events and Programming*

The following is the schedule of events and programming for the 2014 Funeral Directors Convention and Expo. For more scheduling details on Certified Celebrant Training Retreat and the New Jersey Mandatory CEU Series can be found on their respective pages.

NOTE: The Trump Taj Mahal is not affected by the Trump Plaza Casino Hotel's decision to close in September.
Our event is still scheduled as planned.

Tuesday, September 30
Wednesday, October 1
Thursday, October 2
9:00 a.m. to 6:30 p.m.
   Registration Desk

8:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m.
  Coffee Bar

8:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
  Registration Desk

8:00 a.m. to 9:30 a.m.
  Coffee Bar

8:00 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.
  Registration Desk

11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
  Refreshment Break

8:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.
  General Session (1 CEU)
8:30 a.m. to 9:30 a.m.
  Educational Programming
Noon to 1:00 p.m.
  Resolution Committee Meeting (tentative)

9:30 a.m. to Noon
  Educational Programming

11:00 a.m. to Noon
  Funeral Directing Ethics

9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
  Exhibit Hall Hours

Complimentary lunch available from 11:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

Noon to 4:00 p.m.
  Educational Programming

3:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.
  Funeral Directing Ethics

Noon to 4:00 p.m.
  Exhibit Hall Hours

Complimentary lunch available from 12:30 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. on the exhibit hall floor.

12:30 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.
  NJ Mandatory CEU Series
  (Preneed and Law/Rules)

NJ Mandatory CEU Series runs concurrent with convention educational programming and requires a separate registration fee.

4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.
  Exhibit Hall Hours
  Wine and Cheese Reception

12:15 p.m. to 12:45 p.m.
  Service of Remembrance

12:45 p.m. to 2:15 p.m.
  Past Presidents Luncheon
  By invitation only.

12:45 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.
  Educational Programming
11:00 p.m.
  Funeral Directors Round Up
5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.
  Convention Happy Hour Party
  This is a ticketed event.

*All programming is subject to change.