MFDA

2020 Annual Conference

April 19-22, 2020
Lansing Center and Radisson Hotel Lansing

 

Please note: You will receive a registration confirmation email after registering. This is not a payment receipt.  You will receive a separate payment confirmation email if you are paying by credit card.

Registration Rates

If Registered by
April 10, 2020
On-Site
Member / Spouse $100 $150
MFDA Retiree / Spouse $75 $75
Non-Member $300 $300
MFDA Student $0 $0
MFDA Past President $0 $0
777 Club $0 $0

Exhibitors/Sponsors

In order to expedite registration, we asked for pre-registration on the Exhibitor Space Contract. IF YOU HAVE ALREADY SUBMITTED ATTENDEE NAMES ON THE SPACE CONTRACT, THERE IS NO NEED FOR EXHIBITORS TO REGISTER ONLINE.  Exhibitor attendees should only register online if there are changes or additions to what was submitted on the contract.

MFDA Exhibitors and/or Sponsors shall be issued three (3) free badges per booth and/or sponsorship. A badge for an exhibitor's or sponsor's spouse will be prepared without charge upon presentation of proper identification. Your badges will be held at the Registration Desk in the Lansing Center.

Agenda

Sunday, April 19
6:00 - 10:00 pm Exhibitor Move-In Lansing Center - Exhibit Hall A
Monday, April 20
6:00 am - 2:00 pm Exhibitor Move-In Lansing Center - Exhibit Hall A
7:30 am - 6:00 pm Registration Lansing Center
8:00 - 8:15 am Credentials Meeting Board Room 1
8:00 - 8:15 am Resolutions Committee Board Room 2
8:15 - 8:30 am Rules Committee Board Room 2
9:00 - 10:30 am Annual Meeting Meeting Room 203/204
10:45 - 11:45 am Workshop - Scott Gilligan –“FTC Funeral Rule Compliance” Meeting Room 201/202
12:00 - 1:15 pm Past Presidents Lunch
(invitation only)
Governor's Room
1:15 - 2:15 pm Keynote Speaker - Mark Lundquist - “Passion! 8 Steps to Ignite Yours” Meeting Room 201/202
2:30 - 6:00 pm Exhibit Hall - Grand Opening Lansing Center - Exhibit Hall A
4:00 - 5:30 pm Michigan Mortuary Science Foundation Meeting
(invitation only)
Governor's Room
6:00 - 7:00 pm WSU Mortuary Science Program Alumni Reception River Street Pub
Tuesday, April 21
7:00 am - 5:30 pm Registration  Lansing Center
8:00 - 10:00 am

Workshop - Glenda Stansbury
"Giving Families What They Need"

Radisson Hotel - MI II & III
10:15 - 11:15 am Service of Remembrance Radisson Hotel - Capitol III & IV
11:30 am - 12:00 pm Legislative Advocacy Briefing Radisson Hotel - MI II & III
12:00 - 1:15 pm Legislative Advocacy Luncheon Radisson Hotel - Capitol 1 & II
1:30 - 5:00 pm Exhibit Hall Open Lansing Center - Exhibit Hall A
5:00 pm Exhibitor Move Out Lansing Center - Exhibit Hall A
5:15 - 6:15 pm Honors Reception Banquet Rooms 1-4
8:00 - 11:00 pm MFDA Party The Exchange
Wednesday, April 22
8:30 - 11:00 am Registration Lansing Center
9:30 - 10:30 am Workshop - Tom Buist - “Embalming Infants and Children” Meeting Room 201
10:30 am - 12:30 pm OSHA Seminar - Stephen R. Kemp, CFSP Meeting Room 203/204

Hotel Reservation Instructions

Reserve your room at the Radisson Plaza Hotel Lansing at the Capitol by calling Radisson reservations at 1-800-333-3333, or with the hotel directly at 517-482-0188.  Reservations may also be made by logging on to the hotel website. Be sure to use the Promotional Code: MFDA20 to receive the MFDA discounted group rate of $144.95 plus taxes, available through April 3, 2020.