FUNÉRAIRE D'OR is a new competition dedicated to the exhibitors of the 2023 edition.

An event within the event co-organised by the CSNAF (The French Trade Association of the Funeral Industry) and the FNF (French National Funeral Federation) to highlight the manufacturers, distributors and service solutions of funeral professionals who will be exhibiting at FUNÉRAIRE PARIS 2023.

A unique opportunity, within the leading trade exhibition of the French funeral market, for companies and start-ups to showcase their new products and services.

Three prizes will be awarded at the FUNÉRAIRE D'OR ceremony, which will take place on the first day of the trade exhibition, Wednesday November 22nd:
- the FUNÉRAIRE D'OR Products Award, elected by the jury
- the FUNÉRAIRE D'OR Services Award, elected by the jury
- the FUNÉRAIRE D'OR Visitors' Award, elected by the visitors of the trade exhibition

Terms of participation

Only exhibitors registered to FUNÉRAIRE PARIS 2023 can apply for the awards. 
They can present only one project within the two categories of their choice.
Furthermore, the proposed projects must be presented at the trade exhibition.

The submission is free of charges and is exclusively done through the exhibitor space.


The jury will reward the innovations, novelties and creations exhibited. It will be composed of four professionals :  
  • ​Mr Dominique Vigin, CSNAF representative,
  • Mr Michel Marchetti, FNF representative,
  • Mrs Fabienne Gourserol, curator of Les Ulis cemetery and UPFP board member,
  • Mr Jordi Vinas, representing the Spanish federation. 


The exhibitors will be able to submit their applications from April 4th until September 29th. A dedicated communication will be sent to them soon to explain the procedure to be followed.

From October, visitors who have ordered their badge to enter the trade exhibition will be able to vote from a shortlist of 10 candidates selected by the jury.

The award ceremony will take place on November 22nd at 12 pm in the conference room.


The winners will be rewarded at the award ceremony on the first day of the trade exhibition.

They will also benefit:
  • a registration pack for FUNÉRAIRE PARIS 2025
  • a dedicated publication on our LinkedIn page
  • a banner on our website

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