The Funeral Times Trade Show Ireland 2023 is just around the corner, poised to become a pivotal event in the Irish funeral industry as the first convention since the difficult Covid-19 period we’ve all been through.

This year there’s an extensive line-up of Irish exhibitors including Obit Funeral Management! We’re delighted to participate in the exhibition and are committed to driving innovation in the industry through our leading software solutions. The event in general is expected to offer invaluable insights and introduce all kinds of products and solutions to funerary professionals from across the country. As the industry grapples with the post-Covid landscape and evolving customer needs, the upcoming trade show will provide an opportune moment for networking, knowledge exchange, and strategic planning. Whether you are an existing client or not, we look forward to meeting you all in-person!

In this article, we explore what attendees can expect from the Funeral Times Trade Show Ireland 2023 and how it will shape the future of the industry on the island.

A Gathering of Industry Professionals:

Scheduled to take place on Tuesday, October 3rd, 2023, from 12 noon to 7:30 pm, and Wednesday, October 4th, 2023, from 10 am to 4 pm, the Funeral Times Trade Show Ireland 2023 is a 2 day event. This year it will be held at The Pavilion at Leopardstown Racecourse which is located just outside Dublin. It will as usual, attract a diverse range of professionals from the Irish funeral industry. Undertakers, embalmers, stonemasons, and funeral service providers will come together to share knowledge, discuss challenges, and explore emerging trends. This unique gathering provides a platform for building connections, fostering collaborations, and gaining insights into the latest developments shaping the industry.

Exhibitors and Showcase of Innovations

With around 75 exhibitors, the Funeral Times Trade Show Ireland 2023 is a landmark event and offers attendees an extensive showcase of leading products and services. From hearse outfitters and funeral software providers, such as Obit, to coffin makers and suppliers of memorial products, the exhibition floor will be buzzing with the latest services designed to enhance funeral experiences and meet the evolving needs of families in their time of grief. Visitors can expect to engage with industry-leading companies, explore funeral tech, and discover new approaches to delivering compassionate and personalised funeral services.

Insightful Seminars and Talks

The Funeral Times Trade Show Ireland 2023 goes beyond the exhibition floor, offering a series of informative seminars and talks. These sessions occur in parallel to the main event and provide a platform for industry experts, thought leaders, and professionals to share their knowledge and expertise. Topics may include regulatory updates, best practices in funeral planning and arrangement, grief support, eco-friendly funeral options, and advancements in funeral technology. Attendees can expect to gain insights and actionable takeaways to enhance their services and stay at the forefront of industry trends.

Networking and Collaboration Opportunities

One of the main reasons to participate is the unparalleled networking and collaboration opportunities it offers.  Visitors will have the chance to connect with other funeral professionals, forge new partnerships or strengthen existing relationships within the industry. Informal discussions, networking events, and a plentiful supply of Irish beer throughout the trade show will facilitate interactions. The highlight of the social aspect will be the traditional dinner at the end of the first day of the trade show. Connections made here can pave the way for future collaborations, knowledge sharing, and industry advancements.

See you soon!

We have a few extra wrinkles since you last saw us at a physical event but will be proud to show the powerful features we have added to Obit during the Covid years; new filters, dashboard, check-lists and more! All aimed at making the funeral directors' life easier"

Anyone wishing to arrange a focused session should just send a message through our website or over email. See you at FT23!