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WHERE GREAT MINDS REUNITE

The Church and Technology Summit Conference has over 35 dynamic speakers lined up to deliver thought-provoking General Sessions and targeted Breakout Sessions that will help you implement new technologies to your church.

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AGENDA KEY

Track 1:
Lead & Executive Pastors

Track 2:

Emerging Technology/IT

Track 3:

Creatives & Communications

Track 4:

Production Engineering & Technology

Track 5:

Church Administration

Masterclass

Fireside Chat

Exhibitor Spotlight

*All sessions listed below are in Central Standard Time (CST)

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OCT. 2

DAY 1: REGISTRATION

Registration

Starts at 1:00 PM(CST)

Location:
The Westin Nashville

Welcome to the Church & Technology Summit! We are thrilled to have you join us here in Nashville, TN. Stop by the CTS Registration Desk to pick up your credentials and get ready for three and a half days of motivation and inspiration. 

Exhibitor Expo & Welcome Reception

Starts at 4:00 PM – 7:00 PM(CST)

Location:

The Westin Nashville L27 Rooftop Lounge

Start your conference out on the right foot by meeting your peers at the Opening Night Welcome Reception at the trendy & chic rooftop lounge at The Westin Nashville. Enjoy light hors d’oeuvres as you mix and mingle with your fellow attendees. We’re a casual bunch so dress comfortably. 

OCT. 4

OCT. 3

DAY 2

General Session:

Innovation and Creativity: Expanding the Reach of the Church

Speaker:

Bishop Joseph Walker, III

Duration:

1 hr

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9:00 am

10:00 am

BREAK

Workshop:

Pastoring Production Staff & Volunteers

Speaker:

Ben Stapley

Duration:

1 hr

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10:15 am

Workshop:

What Ministry Leaders Need to Know About Generative AI

Speaker:

Kenny Jahng

Duration:

1 hr

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Workshop:

Church Multiplication in the Digital Age

Speaker:

Konan Stephens

Duration:

1 hr

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Workshop:

Enhancing Your Church Visual

 

Speaker: 

Carl Barnhill

Duration:

1 hr

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Workshop:

Creatives & Communications Workshop

Speaker:

Duration:

1 hr

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Workshop:

Nurturing Faithful Connections: Embracing Relationship Management Systems (RMS) for Churches & Ministries

Speaker: 

Jeff Bird

Duration:

1 hr

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11:15 am

BREAK

Workshop:

Post-Pandemic Master Blueprint - Equipping Leaders for The Next

Speaker: 

Shawn Bell

Duration:

1 hr

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Fireside Chat:

Divine Device or Dangerous Dark Horse? AI's Role in the Future of Faith, Work & Worship

Speaker: 

Kenny Jahng, Keith Odom & Stuart McPherson

Duration:

1 hr

 

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Masterclass:

Be Heard Better

Speaker:

Mark MacDonald

Duration:

1 hr

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11:30 am

Workshop:

A Conversation with Creatives: The Ministry The Church Didn't Prepare For & Neither Did I! 

Speaker:

Kervance Ross

Duration:

1 hr

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Workshop:

ProPresenter 7 Live-streaming Hacks

Speaker:

Paul Alan Clifford

Duration:

1 hr

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Workshop:

Sermon Shots Exhibitor Spotlight
How to Repurpose Your Sermons into Viral Content

Speaker:

Cory Alderin

Duration:

1 hr

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12:30 pm

LUNCH

1:30 pm

Workshop:

Technology as a Tool of Evangelism

Speaker: 

Nate Jabbar

Duration:

1 hr

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Workshop:

50 AI Tools That Will Change The Impact of Your Ministry Work

Speaker: 

Kenny Jahng

Duration:

1 hr

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Masterclass:

Why Pastors Need to Use Data, and How to Use It Well

Speaker:

Savannah Kimberlin

Duration:

1 hr

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Workshop:

Directing for IMAG

Speaker: 

Ben Stapley

Duration:

1 hr

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Workshop:

Digital Discipleship: Equipping Families, Resourcing Groups & Developing Leaders

Speaker:

Ryan Ash

Duration:

1 hr

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2:30 pm

BREAK

General Session:

Miracle Mentality

Speaker:

Tim Storey

Duration:

1 hr

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2:45 pm

4:00 pm

NETWORKING RECEPTION

Location

Mt. Zion Nashville Lobby & Fellowship Hall

End of day. Be sure to explore the beautiful city of Nashville. Dinner on own.

OCT 5

OCT. 4

DAY 3

General Session:
The Strategy of Technology

Speaker: Nona Jones

Duration:

1 hr

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9:00 am

10:00 am

BREAK

Tech Town Hall @ Church & Technology Summit:

Ministry & The Marketplace

Speaker:

Savannah Kimberlin, Nona Jones, Wendy Nolasco, Wale Mafolasire, Randal Pinkett, Keith Odom

Duration:

1.5 hr

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10:15 am

11:45 am

LUNCH

Workshop:

Connecting on Camera: 5 Technology Hacks Every Online Speaker Needs to Know 

Speaker: 

Larry Macon, Jr.

Duration:

1 hr

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Workshop:

Church in the Metaverse

Speaker: 

Stuart McPherson

Duration:

1 hr

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Fireside Chat:

What Does It Mean to Attend Church

Speaker:

Mark MacDonald

Duration:

1 hr

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Workshop:

Best Practices to use ProPresenter for Live-streaming and in Worship 

Speaker: 

Paul Alan Clifford

Duration:

1 hr

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12:45 pm

Workshop:

Getting It All Done In Seven Days: The Creative's Guide To Getting Stuff Done

Speaker:

David Brown

Duration:

1 hr

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Workshop:

How Much is Too Much? Balancing 1st Amendment Rights & Civil Rights in a Digital Age

Speaker:

Quacy Smith

Duration:

1 hr

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1:45 pm

BREAK

2:00 pm

Workshop:

The Other 164: Engaging & Developing Your Online Community

Speaker: 

Keshia Dixon

Duration:

1 hr

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Workshop:

IT/Emerging Technology Roundtable

Speaker: 

Keith Odom

Duration:

1 hr

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Masterclass:

Be Heard Better!

Speaker:

Mark MacDonald

Duration:

1 hr

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Workshop:

So You Want to Purchase a LED Wall? Where Do You Start?

Speaker: 

Josh Almeida

Duration:

1 hr

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Workshop:

Optimizing Your Church Digital Presence & Outreach Strategies

Speaker:

Carl Ubinas

Duration:

1 hr

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Masterclass:

Church Multiplication in the Digital Age

Speaker:

Konan Stephens

Duration:

1 hr

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2:30 pm

BREAK

General Session:

Embracing Technology: Enhancing Spiritual Connection

Speaker:

Wendy Nolasco

Duration:

1 hr

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2:45 pm

4:00 pm

NETWORKING RECEPTION

Location

Mt. Zion Nashville Lobby & Fellowship Hall

End of day. Be sure to explore the beautiful city of Nashville. Dinner on own.

11:45 am

Workshop:

Audio, Video, Lighting at all sizes

Speaker:

Stephen Kramer

Duration:

1 hr

Workshop:

Reimagining Digital Discipleship

Speaker:

David Brown

Duration:

1 hr

OCT. 6

OCT. 5

DAY 4: FINAL DAY

9:00 am

Workshop:

Has My Brook Dried Up?  Evaluating Your Ministry's Transistion to The Technology You Need

Speaker: 

Kervance Ross

Duration:

1 hr

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Workshop:

Creatively Communicating Christ

Speaker: 

David Brown

Duration:

1 hr

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Masterclass:

Church Multiplication in the Digital Age

Speaker:

Konan Stephens

Duration:

1 hr

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Workshop:

Production Engineering & Technology

Speaker: 

Duration:

1 hr

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Workshop:

The Marketing of the Gospel

Speaker:

Brent Latin

Duration:

1 hr

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Workshop:

How Much is Too Much? Balancing 1st Amendment Rights & Civil Rights in a Digital Age

Speaker:

Quacy Smith

Duration:

1 hr

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10:00 pm

BREAK

Workshop:

The Three Elements of Growth

Speaker: 

Mark Moore Jr.

Duration:

1 hr

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Workshop:

Church in The Metaverse

Speaker: 

Stuart McPherson

Duration:

1 hr

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Masterclass:

Be Heard Better!

Speaker:

Mark MacDonald

Duration:

1 hr

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Workshop:

ProPresenter 7 Live-streaming Hacks

Speaker: 

Paul Alan Clifford

Duration:

1 hr

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Workshop:

Expolring iCONNECT365 by TechChurch - A demo of a fully functioning Relationship Management System 

Speaker:

Jeff Bird & Kelli Emery

Duration:

1 hr

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10:15 am

11:15 am

BREAK

General Session:

Ethics and Responsibility in a Digital World

Speaker:

David A.R. White

Duration:

1 hr

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11:30 am

Thak you for attending Church & Technology Summit!  See You Next Year!

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