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WELCOME! WPFDA IS EXCITED TO CELEBRATE USA IN ERIE, PA AT THE 114th ANNUAL CONVENTION!



SPECIAL EVENTS TO LOOK FORWARD TO


MONDAY  |  JUNE 19th, 2023


10AM  |  GOLF SCRAMBLE • WHISPERING WOODS GOLF COURSE

10AM - 4PM | EXHIBITOR REGISTRATION

1PM - 4PM | ATTENDEE REGISTRATION

     Ambassador Garden Atrium Pre-function Area

6PM | APPRECIATION PARTY FOR EXHIBITORS & CONFERENCE ATTENDEES AT THE HEMINGWAY BAR. COMPLIMENTARY FOOD BAR & OPEN BAR 6PM-7PM   |   CASH BAR 7PM   |   YETI Cooler Giveaway 7:30PM - YETI Cooler Giveaway Sponsored by WPFDA

     ENTERTAINMENT featuring Bobby Ray from Nashville, TN

     Hemingway Bar and Lounge Area • Sponsored by WPFDA


TUESDAY  |  JUNE 20th, 2023


7AM - 4PM | ATTENDEE REGISTRATION

9:30AM -11AM | EXHIBITOR REGISTRATION

     Ambassador Garden Atrium Pre-function Area

7:30AM - 9:30AM | BREAKFAST

     Ambassador Garden Atrium • Sponsored by American Funeral Consultants, American Coach Sales & WPFDA

8:45AM - 10:45AM | SEMINAR • Kahlen Knapik • 2 ceu's 

     Ambassador Hemingway Ballroom • Sponsored by The Wilbert Group

11AM - 12PM | SEMINAR • Conor Dawley • 1 ceu

     Ambassador Hemingway Ballroom Sponsored by The Wilbert Group

NOON - 1:30PM | ROAMING LUNCH WITH VENDORS 

     Ambassador Exhibit Hall • Sponsored by Batesville, Thomas Removal Services, Precious Memories & WPFDA

NOON - 4PM | EXHIBIT HALL OPEN

4PM - 6PM | SEMINARDR. JOSEPH A. MARSAGLIA, CFSP • 2 ceu's

     Ambassador Hemingway Ballroom • Sponsored by WPFDA

6:30PM | PRESIDENTS RECEPTION

     ENTERTAINMENT featuring Bobby Ray from Nashville, TN  |  Past-President Honoree Award Presentation  |  Golf Outing Awards Presentation

      7:30PM • Door Prize Raffles. Must be present to win.

      Ambassador Garden Atrium and Outside Terrace • Sponsored by Vantage Point Preneed & WPFDA



WEDNESDAY  |  JUNE 21st, 2023


7AM - NOON | REGISTRATION

     Ambassador Garden Atrium Pre-function Area

9AM - 10AM | SEMINAR • Sherrie Dunlevy  • 1 ceu

     Ambassador Hemingway Ballroom • Sponsored by WPFDA

10AM - NOON | ROAMING BRUNCH

     Ambassador Exhibit Hall  • Sponsored by Nomis Publications, Matthews Aurora, Regulatory Support Services & WPFDA

10AM - NOON | EXHIBIT HALL OPEN

NOON - 2PM | SEMINAR • Lee Gohman• 2 ceu's

     Ambassador Hemingway Ballroom • Sponsored by WPFDA


 THURSDAY  |  JUNE 22nd, 2023


WRAP UP DAY | Thank you for attending the 2023 Convention in Erie, PA!


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