Past Annual Conferences

Learn more about ADEC's recent conferences.

ADEC 39th Annual Conference
April 5-8, 2017
Portland Marriott Downtown Waterfront
Portland, OR, USA

ADEC 38th Annual Conference
April 13-16, 2016
Hilton Minneapolis
Minneapolis, MN, USA

ADEC 37th Annual Conference
Honoring Diversity: Dying, Death and Bereavement in a Multicultural World

April 8-11, 2015
Grand Hyatt Hotel
San Antonio, Texas, USA

ADEC 36th Annual Conference
Riding the Dragon: End of Life and Grief as a Path to Resilience, Transformation and Compassion
April 23–26, 2014
Renaissance Harborplace Hotel
Baltimore, Maryland, USA

ADEC 35th Annual Meeting
Reframing Images of Grief: Identity Transformation Through Loss

April 24–27, 2013
Loews Hollywood Hotel
Hollywood, California, USA

ADEC 34th Annual Meeting
Being a Healing Presence in a Hurting World

March 28–31, 2012
Hilton Atlanta
Atlanta, Georgia, USA

ADEC 33rd Annual Conference & International Conference on Grief and Bereavement in Contemporary Society
Making Connections: Dying, Death and Bereavement in the Global Community

June 22–25, 2011
InterContinental Miami
Miami, Florida, USA

ADEC 32nd Annual Conference
Dying, Death, and Bereavement: It's All About the Stories
April 7–10, 2010
Hyatt Regency Crown Center
Kansas City, MO USA

ADEC 31st Annual Conference
Living Beyond Loss: Mending Body, Mind and Spirit
April 15–18, 2009
Hyatt Regency Dallas
Dallas, Texas USA

ADEC 30th Annual Conference
Global Mourning — Death Among and Beyond Ourselves
April 30–May 3, 2008
Fairmont The Queen Elizabeth Hotel
Montréal, Québec, Canada

ADEC 29th Annual Conference
Transformation and Creativity in Dying, Death and Bereavement
April 12–15, 2007
Westin Downtown Indianapolis
Indianapolis, Indiana, USA



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