EQUIPPING THE NEXT GENERATION OF CHRISTIAN COMMUNICATORS

virtual conference schedule
July 8-10

Day One

Wednesday, July 8
Pre-conference sessions:

1 pm-5 pm

Speakers’ Pre-conference Options:

  • Videotaping & Critiquing of Speeches (15-minute speech with feedback from a faculty member) ½ hour time slot
  • 7 Strategies to Secure Speaking Engagements– Robyn Dykstra

Writers’ Pre-conference Options:

  • Book Proposal Clinic – Dave & Cindy Lambert
  • Marketing & Platform – Cheri Cowell

Speakers’ or Writers’ and Pre–conference Options:

  • Powerful Tools for Speakers & Writers – Carol Ensminger & Shawna Culp
  • Prepping & Polishing Your Pitch – Katie M Reid & Michelle Nietert
  • How to Make a Living as a Writer and Speaker – Pam Farrel
  • 4 Keys to Keeping Your Speaking and Writing Ministry UNSTUCK! – Pat Layton
  • Grow Your Platform Using Email and Social Media – Jill Savage

Also available on Wednesday:

  • Jump Start with Susan Call – Conference Tips and Tricks with pdf guide
  • Look Like a Princess on a Pauper’s Budget – Shari Braendel
  • The Journey of Hope – Bruce Martin
  • Research Made Simple with Scott Lindsey of Logos

 

Day Two 

Thursday, July 9

8:55 am                Moving Moments – Vicki Heath

9:00                      Welcome & Announcements – Carol & Bonnie

9:10-9:25             Praise & Worship – Laura Dingman & team

9:25-9:55            Tanya Glanzman – Weak Made Strong

9:55-10:00          Wrap-up song – Laura Dingman & Team

10:00-10:03        Cheri Cowell announcing 1/3 of the Book Contest winners

10:03-12:30        Enjoy your breakout sessions or join a Coffee Chat Room or stop in the Prayer Room

12:30-1:30          Virtual Meal Meetings for those with the Classic or Premier Package

1:30-1:40            Sponsors

1:40-1:45            Moving Moments – Vicki Heath

1:45-2:00            Praise & Worship

2:00-2:50            Liz Curtis Higgs – Full of Words

2:50-2:55            Wrap-up song – Laura Dingman & team

2:55-3:00            Cheri Cowell announcing 1/3 of the Book Contest winners

3:00-3:10             Sponsors highlighted

3:30-5:00            Speakers’ Track – 1st Small Group Critiquing Session Writers’ Track – 1st Page Peer Critiquing

5:00-5:15             Sponsors highlighted

5:30-6:30            Virtual Meal Meetings for those with the Classic or Premier Package

6:45-7:45             Premier Package – Special Session (Q & A with Liz, Athena Dean Holtz, Drawing for Prizes)

6:45-9:00             Enjoy your breakout sessions or join a Coffee Chat Room or stop in the Prayer Room

Day three 

Friday, July 10

8:55 am                Moving Moments – Vicki Heath

9:00                      Welcome & Announcements – Carol & Bonnie

9:10-9:25             Praise & Worship – Laura Dingman & team

9:25-9:55            Megan Brown – You are Worthy

9:55-10:00          Wrap-up song – Laura Dingman & team follow by Carol live

10:00-10:03        Cheri Cowell announcing 1/3 of the Book Contest winners

10:03-12:30        Enjoy your breakout sessions or join a Coffee Chat Room or stop in the Prayer Room

12:30-1:30          Virtual Meal Meetings for those with the Classic or Premier Package

1:45-3:15            Speakers’ Track – 1st Small Group Critiquing Session (live feedback on 3-minute talks) Writers’ Track – Birth of a Book with Lamberts followed by Q & A

3:30-5:00            Closing Session: Praise & Worship – Laura Dingman & Team // Keynote - Carol Kent – Staying Power

5:00-6:00             Coffee Chat Room and Prayer Rooms open

6:00-the next 7 days, you can view anything you missed. If you purchased the Classic package, you will have access to your videos for 30 days.  If you purchased the Premier package, you will have access to the videos for one year.