We’ll See you in Vegas!

The ICCFA Annual Convention & Expo is back! After years apart, we’re so excited to be gathering together again in Las Vegas! Join us at the Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino on March 22–25, 2022 for a memorable event that’s packed with enlightening keynote speakers, gatherings, sessions, and even a concert from the Oak Ridge Boys! Scroll down to learn more about what you can expect at this year’s event, and don’t forget to register now!

Registration is Now Open!

This is the ICCFA’s biggest event of the year, so take advantage of our early bird rates and register now! Your registration will provide you access to all of our exciting keynote speakers, amazing exhibit hall, hours of educational sessions, and tons of receptions and networking opportunities. There are few opportunities as good as this one to gather with deathcare professionals from all over the world while learning and laughing live and in-person in Las Vegas!

Early Bird Registration Rates through February 11, 2022:

Cemetery, Crematory & Funeral Home Member Pricing

$695

Cemetery, Crematory & Funeral Home Non-Member Pricing

$955

Supplier Member Pricing

$905

Supplier Non-Member Pricing

$1,150

Spouse/Guest Pricing

$350

Regular Registration Rates starting February 12, 2022:

Cemetery, Crematory & Funeral Home Member Pricing

$750

Cemetery, Crematory & Funeral Home Non-Member Pricing

$1,005

Supplier Member Pricing

$955

Supplier Non-Member Pricing

$1,200

Spouse/Guest Pricing

$350

Keynote Speakers

* Schedule subject to change

 

Daymond John

An entrepreneur in every sense of the word, Daymond John has come a long way from taking out a $100,000 mortgage on his mother’s house and moving his business operation into its basement. John is CEO and Founder of FUBU, a much-celebrated global lifestyle brand, and a pioneer in the fashion industry with over $6 billion in product sales world-wide.

John is an award-winning entrepreneur and has received over 35 awards including the Brand Week Marketer of the Year, Advertising Age Marketing 1000 Award for Outstanding Ad Campaign, Ernst & Young’s New York Entrepreneur of the Year Award and, most recently, was named #2 on LinkedIn’s Top 20 Voices, a list of the top influencers, who are using their voice to help us analyze today’s changing world of work, navigate our industries, and find balance through an unprecedented year!

His marketing strategies and ability to build successful brands has made him a highly influential consultant and motivational speaker today. His marketing firm The Shark Group offers advice on how to effectively communicate to consumers through innovative means and connects brands with the world’s top celebrities for everything from endorsements to product extensions.

John is also an author of 5 best-selling books including his New York Times best-selling books, The Power of Broke (2016) and Rise and Grind (2018). In March 2020, John released his fifth book, Powershift, that walks through his tried-and-true process of how to transform any situation, close any deal and achieve any outcome through his own experience and vast network of industry leaders.

Finally, John is celebrating his 13th season on ABC TV’s critically acclaimed business reality show Shark Tank by renowned producer Mark Burnett, which has reinvigorated entrepreneurship around the world. Shark Tank has now gone on to win five Emmy® in the US and millions of weekly viewers world-wide tune into the show as John demonstrates his marketing prowess and entrepreneurial insights.

Lynne Lancaster

Lynne Lancaster is one of today’s most sought-after generational experts, and the founder of two successful consulting firms.  Her clients include 3M, Apple, Coca-Cola, Deloitte, Disney, Exxon, NASA, General Mills, Rose State College, Tinker Airforce Base, the University of Notre Dame, and St. Jude’s Children’s Hospital. 

She is co-author of two best-selling books: When Generations Collide and The M-Factor: How the Millennial Generation is Rocking the Workplace. She has interviewed literally thousands of Traditionalists, Baby Boomers, Gen Xers, Millennials, and Gen Y to understand what makes them tick. 

Mark Scharenbroich

Keynote speaker Mark Scharenbroich is the expert in creating authentic connections and inspiring his audience to transform corporate cultures.  By discovering the power of connections, leaders are moved to connect more effectively with their team and the team in turn connecting with the customer. Mark’s “Nice Bike” metaphor is a memorable principle that helps create raving fans one customer at a time.

Rikard Steiber

Visionary Internet entrepreneur with extensive experience successfully launching and growing digital businesses at global companies incl. Google, Modern Times Group, HTC VIVE and Einride.

Unique expertise in building digital subscription services, global marketing and digital strategy. An active advocate of “Technology for Good” and founder of Europe’s largest Women in Tech network and event. Initiator of the “VR for Impact Initiative” supporting UN Sustainability Goals. Future Astronaut with Virgin Galactic.

Schedule of Events

* Schedule subject to change

2:30–3:45 pm Finance Committee Meeting
4–5 pm Executive Committee Meeting
8 am–7 pm Registration Open
8:30–10:30 am Board of Directors Meeting
10:30 am–1:30 pm PLPA Committee Meeting
11 am–1 pm Sales & Marketing Committee Meeting
11 am–12 pm CCSC Committee Meeting
12–2 pm Government & Legal Committee Meeting
1–2 pm Certification Subcommittee Meeting
1–3 pm IMSA Board Meeting
2–4 pm ALPAR Board Meeting
2–4 pm Educational Breakout Sessions
4–7 pm Grand Opening Reception in the Expo Hall
7–9 pm Oak Ridge Boys Concert
7 am–5 pm Registration Open
8–10 am IMSA Business Meeting
9–10 am ICCFA Annual Meeting of Members
10–11 am Keynote Speaker
11 am–2:30 pm Lunch with Exhibitors
2:30–3:30 pm Keynote Speaker
3:30–5 pm Happy Hour Reception
5–6 pm First Timers Reception
5–6 pm PLPA Reception
7 am–1 pm Registration Open
7:30–8:30 am Prayer Breakfast
9–10:30 am General Session
10:30 am–1:30 pm Lunch with Exhibitors
2–5 pm Education Breakout Sessions
4–5 pm Executive Committee Meeting
8 am–1 pm Registration Open
8:30–10 am Coffee Break
9 am–1 pm Educational Breakout Sessions
1–2:30 pm Legal Legislative Luncheon
6–7 pm Reception
7–7:30 pm Celebration of Remembrance
7:30–10 pm Closing Banquet

Exposition Information

Our sprawling exhibit hall is a cornerstone of the ICCFA Annual Convention & Exposition! Promote your products and services to all segments of the deathcare professional with a booth in our expo hall! You’ll be able to connect and network with potential clients and customers from across the globe, many with final purchasing authority. There is a booth type and location for businesses of all sizes at the ICCFA Annual Convention & Exposition. Learn more about them below:

Corner Booth (10’ x 10’)

ICCFA members: $2,400 Non-members: $2,900

Non-corner Booth (10’ x 10’)

ICCFA members: $2,100 Non-members: $2,700

Non-profit

$800 for ICCFA members or non-members

Island (20’ x 20’ or bigger)

$2,300 (per 10′ x 10′ space) for ICCFA members or non-members

 

Want to learn more about exhibiting or purchasing booth space? Contact ICCFA Supplier Relations Manager Rick Platter today!

Grand Opening Reception Featuring a Concert by The Oak Ridge Boys!

Thanks to the generosity of Service Corporation International (SCI), the ICCFA is pleased to close out the first day of exhibits with a concert featuring Grammy award-winning artists, The Oak Ridge Boys. All registrants are invited to attend, enjoy the music and enjoy food and drink with fellow attendees. So mark your calendars for this can’t-miss event on  Tuesday, March 22 from 7–9 pm!

Hotel Information

Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino
3950 S Las Vegas Blvd.
Las Vegas, NV 89119

The ICCFA has obtained a discounted room rate (per night plus taxes) for convention attendees and exhibitors:

Sunday, March 20: $148
Monday, March 21: $168
Tuesday, March 22: $168
Wednesday, March 23: $168
Thursday, March 24: $148
Friday, March 25: $168

This also a reduced resort fee of $30. The cut-off date for making reservations at the Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino is February 11, 2022.

BEWARE OF SCAMMERS!

Please be aware of that scammers may try to contact you regarding hotel rooms or attendee lists for the ICCFA Annual Convention & Expo. These companies are not approved by the ICCFA and are scams. For housing, we encourage all attendees and exhibitors to register via the links provided on this page, when they become available. If you have any questions about housing, please contact the ICCFA meetings department at 703-391-8400. The ICCFA does not utilize any outside parties or services for hotels or attendee lists.

Sponsorship Opportunities

If your organization is interested in showing your support for the ICCFA and the deathcare profession at one of the largest events of the year, consider becoming a sponsor! Thousands of attendees will see your organization’s logo and branding, solidifying your place as a leader in deathcare. Our sponsors are recognized in our official publication Memento Mori, on the ICCFA website, on on-site signage and more!

For sponsorship opportunities, contact Meetings Manager Kelly Spann to learn more.

Celebration of Remembrance

Every year we honor the memory of ICCFA members, loved ones of ICCFA members, or employees of ICCFA-member firms who are no longer with us.  

ICCFA would appreciate the opportunity to memorialize those who are ICCFA members, loved ones of ICCFA members, or employees of ICCFA-member companies who have passed on in 2021. If you would like us to honor someone during the Celebration of Remembrance, please complete form linked below and submit it to us as soon as possible.