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Wednesday, November 14
10:30 AM - 11:45 AM

  • Room:   Chapin Theater
  • Wednesday, November 14, 10:30 AM - 11:45 AM
For those who serve in the church, we know that every week another Sunday is always coming. And it’s easy to loose perspective of our true calling and run with confidence. Add to this, the world we live in. It’s full of criticism and comparison, that so easily entangles us....
Speaker
Luke McElroy

Founder
Orange Thread Media
Keynote

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Wednesday, November 14
3:00 PM - 3:45 PM

  • Room:   W224-H
  • Wednesday, November 14, 3:00 PM - 3:45 PM
There’s something about atmosphere and environment that helps people encounter God in powerful ways. In this course, Luke McElroy will unpack the building blocks of implementing your own environmental projection (or multiscreen) system by showing the most budget friendly ways to do it. This class won’t use fancy words either....
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Luke McElroy

Founder
Orange Thread Media
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  • Room:   W224-C
  • Wednesday, November 14, 3:00 PM - 3:45 PM
Having great technology isn't always the key to having a great service experience. In fact, without the proper systems in place for training, equipment management, and communication, having complex equipment can do more harm than good. In this class, we will discuss the importance of having proper systems in place...
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Justin Firesheets

Production Director
Church of the Highlands
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Wednesday, November 14
3:00 PM - 4:45 PM

  • Room:   W224-E
  • Wednesday, November 14, 3:00 PM - 4:45 PM
Discussion on the state of IP based standards in production & broadcast today. We talk AES, Dante, SMPTE, etc along with Networking do’s & dont's.
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Ricki Cook

Audio & Production Infrastructure Director // Network Architect
Hillsong Church
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Wednesday, November 14
4:00 PM - 4:45 PM

  • Room:   W224-H
  • Wednesday, November 14, 4:00 PM - 4:45 PM
Being able to mix various video elements together, while seamlessly pixel mapping your output to a custom screen size, unique LED formation or a projection mapped output, sets the stage for a software like Resolume Arena 6. In this class, you’ll learn from Luke McElroy as he unveils how he...
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Luke McElroy

Founder
Orange Thread Media
Speaker

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Wednesday, November 14
4:00 PM - 5:45 PM

  • Room:   W224-F
  • Wednesday, November 14, 4:00 PM - 5:45 PM
This session is a deep dive into the step by step creative process from concept to completion. From creative brainstorming to storyboarding, script writing, directing, and editing, you'll get a behind the scenes look at the production timeline of “Christmas According to Kids” and learn what it took to produce...
Speaker
Neil Gregory

Creative Director
Southland Church
Keynote

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  • Room:   W224-D
  • Wednesday, November 14, 4:00 PM - 5:45 PM
Does your church or worship center have amazing moving lights, LED accents, and video screens that help communicate a powerful message? Are you including your congregation or are you leaving them out? This seminar explores ways to create an enveloping environment that accompanies larger lighting installations and will teach you how to best incorporate...
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Steven Young

Principal Designer, Director of Design
Visual Terrain
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Wednesday, November 14
5:00 PM - 5:45 PM

  • Room:   W314-A
  • Wednesday, November 14, 5:00 PM - 5:45 PM
Join Lisa Jackson and Jon Rutherford for an in-depth examination of the entire pipeline of creation through delivery for media content targeting the next generation of audience that you are trying to reach. It will cover many of the technologies content creators need to consider and understand. This session is for...
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Jon Rutherford

Sr. Solutions Architect
Key Code Media
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Lisa Jackson

Territory Account Manager
Key Code Media
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Thursday, November 15
8:00 AM - 9:45 AM

  • Room:   W224-F
  • Thursday, November 15, 8:00 AM - 9:45 AM
Level 1 Dante Certification Training is an introductory course for users who are new to networking. This session provides a foundation in audio and networking concepts and may be all that is required to assemble and operate a small, stand-alone Dante audio system. It is designed to provide a useful...
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Bernie Farkus

Senior Technical Sales Engineer
Audinate
Speaker

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Thursday, November 15
9:00 AM - 9:45 AM

  • Room:   W222-B
  • Thursday, November 15, 9:00 AM - 9:45 AM
Time is perhaps our most precious commodity. As we strive to prepare musical presentations of excellence, a great deal of time can we wasted through unsure leadership and poorly communicated expectations. This class presents practical and effective coaching for the three essentials of preparation: Practice, Soundcheck, and Rehearsal. Help inspire...
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Grant Norsworthy

Grammy Nominee, Dove Award Winner, Musician, Songwriter
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  • Room:   W224-B
  • Thursday, November 15, 9:00 AM - 9:45 AM
Does it take piles of money and the latest expensive line array, to have fantastic sound at your church? No way! Join us as we unpack ways to quickly upgrade your sound and add in-ear monitoring, by leveraging gear you already have, and taking advantage of a growing number of...
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Brandon Leafblad

Co-Founder
Audio Fusion Systems
Speaker

Peter Neumann

Founder
Worship Expedition
Church Co-Presenter

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  • Room:   W224-D
  • Thursday, November 15, 9:00 AM - 9:45 AM
When designing or selecting your video content for your venue, there are many factors to consider. We'll discuss and help you navigate through the questions you should be asking prior to selecting the right video content for your space. You'll walk out of this session an expert in content creation,...
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Pastor Jermaine Rodriguez

Lead Pastor
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  • Room:   W224-E
  • Thursday, November 15, 9:00 AM - 9:45 AM
Today’s houses of worship are looking for cost-effective ways to communicate with the congregation beyond traditional printed bulletins. Churches are looking for affordable systems that will allow them to broadcast church services, events, and sermons to multiple worship locations, along with desktop computers, smartphones, tablets, and more. An IPTV distribution...
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Bobby Falconnier

Broadcast Manager
First Baptist Orlando
Church Co-Presenter

Jim Jachetta

EVP and CTO
VidOvation
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  • Room:   W224-G
  • Thursday, November 15, 9:00 AM - 9:45 AM
This session will focus on Environmental Projection and it's use in a church setting. We will discuss how technology can enhance storytelling and how to effectively communicate the key message found in preaching and worship using EP, graphics and lighting.  The art of storytelling connects ideas found in songs and...
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Tim Ottley

Church Tech, TD Writer
Asbury United Methodist Church
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Thursday, November 15
10:00 AM - 10:45 AM

  • Room:   W224-D
  • Thursday, November 15, 10:00 AM - 10:45 AM
The Lumen8 lighting consoles are intuitive and equipped with a unique platform that provides a very quick learning curve, therefore providing better control of your light show. The series includes the Lumen8 Station, Lumen8 Surface, and the Lumen8 Console. Built with a durable and compact housing, the Lumen 8 Station is...
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Thursday, November 15
10:00 AM - 11:45 AM

  • Room:   W224-F
  • Thursday, November 15, 10:00 AM - 11:45 AM
Level 2 Dante Certification is an intermediate course designed for intermediate to advanced Dante users that are looking to create more advanced systems and learn best practices.   Course Topics • Dante Controller - Configuration and Diagnostics Tools • Dante redundancy • Clocking • Latency • Unicast & Multicast • Dante Flows • Dante Via
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Bernie Farkus

Senior Technical Sales Engineer
Audinate
Speaker

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  • Room:   W224-E
  • Thursday, November 15, 10:00 AM - 11:45 AM
LED walls seem to be all the rage. This breakout will look at all the factors involved when planning to use LEDs for a special service or if your church is considering purchasing them.  What is a MIL and what do I need?  How do I deal with the weight? ...
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Stefan Svard

Head Engineer
THOR
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Thursday, November 15
11:00 AM - 11:45 AM

  • Room:   W224-B
  • Thursday, November 15, 11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
We all want to use the latest and greatest compressor or effect, but do you really need it? Join me while we discuss how to maximize the basics of audio to take your mix to the next level.
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Andrew Davis

Sales Engineer
LMG Systems Integration
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  • Room:   W224-C
  • Thursday, November 15, 11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
Thousands of churches across the world are leveraging video to connect campuses together. Within the last five years, new technology options have emerged which make reliable live video delivery possible with standard internet connections. This is changing the strategy of church planters who leverage the benefits of video - they...
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Corey McKnatt

Lead Production Director
Real Life Church
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Paul Martel

CEO & Co-Founder
Living As One
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  • Room:   W224-G
  • Thursday, November 15, 11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
Story-telling is an art that should engage all five senses and today’s lighting technology can help to do that. With a little bit of know-how, lighting can enrich worship, the spoken word, the ambiance, and enhance the overall experience.  Lighting and storytelling are commonly used in today’s modern day church. Come...
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Tim Ottley

Church Tech, TD Writer
Asbury United Methodist Church
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