CANA’s 2017 Cremation symposium: The Race to the top

January 12, 2017
Advertisement

From February 7-9, the Cremation Association of North America (CANA) hosts its 2017 Cremation Symposium at the Paris Las Vegas Hotel. The theme is Vive La Difference: The Race to the Top!

“The race to the top is about innovation and creativity—and offering cremation families the value and the options they prefer,” says CANA President Tim Borden. “Our event features topics that provide powerful insight into the contemporary practice of cremation and death care and expert presenters that know how to help address changing consumer expectations.”

A great place to gather cremation knowledge and network with industry professionals, the 2017 Cremation Symposium can help attendees devise strategies to stand out as the most knowledgeable, trusted, and responsive service providers in their communities. Symposium presenters and topics include:

Advertisement
  • Lynn Elliott and Scott Smith • Square Peg and Round Hole: Advertising and the New Cremation Trends
  • Rhonda Montgomery and Todd Uglow • Best Practices for the “Accidental” Event Planners
  • Jason Bradshaw • Alkaline Hydrolysis: Creating a Sustainable Venue that Attracts the Public
  • Barbara Kemmis • Milestone Project PR Toolkit Introduction
  • Justin Baxley • Sharing Life by Design: A Funeral Arranger’s Guide to Relevant Experience
  • Julie Burn • Using Community Outreach as a Community and PR Tool
  • Kim Medici Shelquist • Seek First to Understand: How Will Changing Demographics and End-of-Life Care Options Impact the Funeral Profession?

CANA’s Cremation Symposiums are truly unique because of their intimate, personalized feel. Presentations and exhibits all take place in a single shared room, providing an opportunity for exhibitors and attendees to spend focused, quality time in consultation.

PLEASE NOTE: There’s still time to save $100. Register by Sunday, January 15 and receive the discounted Early Bird registration fee!

Attendees are encouraged to arrive early for extra continuing education offered throughout the day on February 7. In addition to a pre-symposium offering of its CANA Crematory Operations Certification Program™ (CANA COCP™), CANA is pleased to host the first-ever Alkaline Hydrolysis Summit. This unique event will bring together a diverse group of professionals, including alkaline hydrolysis business owners and practitioners, university and medical center body donation program managers, public health officials, and municipal water management experts.

Registration and up-to-date information about CANA’s 2017 Cremation Symposium are available at http://www.cremationassociation.org.

CDFuneralNews

CDFuneralNews

ConnectingDirectors.com is the leading online daily publication for funeral professionals with a reader base of over 45,000 of the most elite and forward-thinking professionals in the profession. With ConnectingDirectors.com we have created a global community through an online platform allowing funeral professionals to Stay Current. Stay Informed and Stay Elite.
CDFuneralNews
Advertisement

You may be interested

WHY DO WE GIVE ALL OUR CONTENT AWAY FOR FREE? | DISRUPT60 007
DISRUPT60
190 views
DISRUPT60
190 views

WHY DO WE GIVE ALL OUR CONTENT AWAY FOR FREE? | DISRUPT60 007

CDFuneralNews - July 18, 2018

This question gets asked on the daily, "Why do you give so much away for free?". It's a pretty simple…

ASD’s Spanish Translation Services and Web Form Watch Dog™ Features Selected As Finalists for 2018 NFDA Members’ Choice Award
Answering Service for Directors
15 views
Answering Service for Directors
15 views

ASD’s Spanish Translation Services and Web Form Watch Dog™ Features Selected As Finalists for 2018 NFDA Members’ Choice Award

CDFuneralNews - July 18, 2018

Media, PA—ASD–Answering Service for Directors is pleased to announce two of the company’s features have been recognized as finalists for…

WISCONSON VERDICT HAS HHUUGGEE IMPLICATIONS ON THE FUNERAL PROFESSION | FUNERAL nation 117
Funeral Industry News
1154 views
Funeral Industry News
1154 views

WISCONSON VERDICT HAS HHUUGGEE IMPLICATIONS ON THE FUNERAL PROFESSION | FUNERAL nation 117

CDFuneralNews - July 16, 2018

The divide continues in the land of cheese. Wisconsin Supreme Court delivered the final verdict saying Funeral Homes and cemeteries…

Comments