Sessions at-a-Glance

Select Criteria: Dates = 11/14/2018

Wednesday, November 14
8:45 AM - 10:15 AM

  • Room:   Chapin Theater
  • Wednesday, November 14, 8:45 AM - 10:15 AM
Our natural inclination is to be interested in how we’re being perceived by the people and leaders before whom we serve. This session will call us back to standing before an audience of only One.
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Bob Sorge

Author/Conference Speaker
Oasis House Ministry
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Wednesday, November 14
10:30 AM - 11:45 AM

  • Room:   W414-D
  • Wednesday, November 14, 10:30 AM - 11:45 AM
This will be an overview of legal issues affecting churches in terms of their land, buildings, and property. We will discuss the acquisition and zoning of land. We'll talk about construction contracts, building occupancy permits, building codes, and so forth. We will talk about the process of securing the building...
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Josh Bryant

Managing Attorney
Church General Counsel
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  • 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....
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Luke McElroy

Founder
Orange Thread Media
Keynote

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  • Room:   W414-A
  • Wednesday, November 14, 10:30 AM - 11:45 AM
Does your Sound System deliver the power of the Word? Does it help your congregation focus on the message or is it a distraction? Does it create a sonic environment that reinforces the worship experience?  This session will help you discover ways to improve your building’s acoustics, control noise and...
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Fredrick Ampel

System Designer/Consultant
Technology Visions Analytics
Moderator

James Brawley

Consultant
James S Brawley & Associates
Co-Presenter

Mike Stukey

Owner
Stukey Associates
Co-Presenter

Steve Thornburn

Principal
Thornburn Associates inc
Co-Presenter

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  • Room:   W315-A/B
  • Wednesday, November 14, 10:30 AM - 11:45 AM
Want to know the difference between effective advertising and noise that ends up being tuned out? Want to know how to get people to listen while competing with the blaring racket that our overwrought social media vehicles create? Join me as I show you how to create a plan that...
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Mark MacDonald

Communication Strategist
Florida Baptist Convention & Founder of Be Known For Something
Speaker

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  • Room:   W222-A
  • Wednesday, November 14, 10:30 AM - 11:45 AM
Within contemporary Christian culture, many freely use the term “worship” as a euphemism for Church congregational singing. Does this indicate a dangerous contradiction? We know that worship is much more. Even for those who might sincerely profess that “worship is a lifestyle”, this potent presentation offers a perspective that will simultaneously...
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Grant Norsworthy

Grammy Nominee, Dove Award Winner, Musician, Songwriter
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  • Room:   W221-A
  • Wednesday, November 14, 10:30 AM - 11:45 AM
Churches come in a variety of shapes and sizes and have spaces with different needs, from contemporary worship to vacation bible school and everything in between. For this reason, there is not one sound system that fits every church. This class will walk you through three major criteria to discuss...
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Preston Gray

NEXO District Sales Manager
Yamaha
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Wednesday, November 14
11:15 AM - 11:45 AM

  • Room:   The Spark
  • Wednesday, November 14, 11:15 AM - 11:45 AM
I’m where I am today at LMG because I burnt out after working at a church for 5 years. Come hear from a recovering work-a-holic to hear what this process has taught me about faith, family, and the technical process.
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Andrew Davis

Sales Engineer
LMG Systems Integration
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Wednesday, November 14
11:45 AM - 12:30 PM

  • Room:   The Spark
  • Wednesday, November 14, 11:45 AM - 12:30 PM
Available titles include: Exploring Worship Following the River Envy: The Enemy Within It's Not Business, It's Personal Secrets of the Secret Place

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Wednesday, November 14
11:45 AM - 1:15 PM

  • Room:   W221-B
  • Wednesday, November 14, 11:45 AM - 1:15 PM
Stepping up to a console to run your church’s lighting system can be intimidating. This 1-hour course takes the mystery out of programming with the award-winning MagicQ consoles. You’ll learn how to patch a new show, create, record and edit cues, apply effects, use tools like MagicVis and unlock loads...
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Philip Watson


ChamSys USA
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Wednesday, November 14
11:45 AM - 3:00 PM

  • Room:   W221-A
  • Wednesday, November 14, 11:45 AM - 3:00 PM
Join us for an intense 3-hour session on how Digital Mixers can improve your worship experience both as an engineer and performer. Which mixer is the best for me: This will be a discussion on the difference between digital and analog mixers, and the features that make it a smart choice...
Speakers
Chip Allen

Technical Marketing Group Specialist
Yamaha Pro Audio Division
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John Schauer


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Jose Perez


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Wednesday, November 14
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM


Wednesday, November 14
12:30 PM - 1:15 PM


Wednesday, November 14
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

  • Room:   The Spark
  • Wednesday, November 14, 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Solomon Awards nominations are open to churches, architects, designers and builders. New Product Awards nominations are open to companies who have developed a new product for the house of worship market. Winners to be determined and honored at the WFX Conference & Expo on November 14, 2018 in Orlando. The WFX...

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Wednesday, November 14
1:15 PM - 2:00 PM

  • Room:   W221-C
  • Wednesday, November 14, 1:15 PM - 2:00 PM
Designing spaces conducive for creating an Intimate and Dynamic worship experiences starts with an understanding of how God created us to worship.  Understanding God’s physical laws in delivering “The Message” gives us insight into how to have the maximum impact in each service.   This seminar will teach you how to use...

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Wednesday, November 14
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM

  • Room:   W221-B
  • Wednesday, November 14, 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
In services, volunteers with little to no training often wind up behind the lighting board. QuickQ consoles are a new, radically simplified version of the MagicQ series, featuring an intuitive plug-and-play interface that makes it easy for even inexperienced users to operate smaller lighting systems. Learn how to cover new...
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Philip Watson


ChamSys USA
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Wednesday, November 14
2:00 PM - 2:30 PM

  • Room:   W221-D
  • Wednesday, November 14, 2:00 PM - 2:30 PM

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Wednesday, November 14
2:15 PM - 2:45 PM

  • Room:   The Spark
  • Wednesday, November 14, 2:15 PM - 2:45 PM
Learn how your church can develop a framework for a solid legal defense, risk management, and a legal compliance strategy. It is important you understand the components of a legal defense wall that can be built around your church much like the walls of a city. Do you understand the...
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Josh Bryant

Managing Attorney
Church General Counsel
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Wednesday, November 14
2:30 PM - 4:00 PM

  • Room:   W221-D
  • Wednesday, November 14, 2:30 PM - 4:00 PM
45-minute instruction 45-minute mix lab and Q&A
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Jim Woodling

Manager, Solutions
MUSIC Tribe Commercial NV Inc.
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Wednesday, November 14
3:00 PM - 3:30 PM

  • Room:   The Spark
  • Wednesday, November 14, 3:00 PM - 3:30 PM
In his latest book, Timeless: 10 Enduring Practices of Apex Leaders, Brian Dodd looks at 10 practices they very best leaders, regardless of profession, do on a daily basis.  During his Spark Session, Brian will look at three of those.  If you want to become the best Christian leader you...
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Wednesday, November 14
3:00 PM - 3:45 PM

  • Room:   W414-D
  • Wednesday, November 14, 3:00 PM - 3:45 PM
In this session, we are looking to inform and educate members of the church on providing and maintaining a safe and secure environment. Any church size and all levels of knowledge is welcome as the training can apply to all houses of worship environments.
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Bill Wells

Director of Security
AE Global
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  • Room:   W314-B
  • Wednesday, November 14, 3:00 PM - 3:45 PM
Speaking with ‘One Voice’ means unity.  What is the opposite of unity?  You got it…disunity.  A words that kills any solid vision.  How does this translate to your organization?  How do you unify the young and old, the creatives and the introverts? We’ll break down the importance of speaking with ONE...
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Megan Kelly

Creative Director
Encounter Church
Speaker

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  • Room:   W224-G
  • Wednesday, November 14, 3:00 PM - 3:45 PM
This class would be ideal for anyone who is currently working with volunteers, working to grow a ministry, or is currently working understaffed. When it's not possible to add staff as needed, it's important to know how to steward the resources that are available, including empowering people to volunteer and...
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Brian Burleson

AV Tech Manager
New Hope Church
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  • Room:   W224-B
  • Wednesday, November 14, 3:00 PM - 3:45 PM
You don’t necessarily have to spend money to improve your sound. Sometimes, it’s the small things that can make a big difference. In this seminar we’ll walk through some very simple changes you can make that will have a positive impact on your sound.  Of equal importance is your people skills,...
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Doug Gould

Worship MD
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  • Room:   W221-C
  • Wednesday, November 14, 3:00 PM - 3:45 PM
LED Video walls are becoming the new standard for displaying video. Choosing the right option for your church is a huge decision that can “wow" your audience and build a connection. With endless options available to all types of environments and budgets, it can get overwhelming. In this session, CEO...

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  • Room:   W221-B
  • Wednesday, November 14, 3:00 PM - 3:45 PM
Set pieces, camera angles and lighting elements found in theatre can add impact to your services and make them more immersive and engaging. Daniel discusses which lighting resources serve as the most powerful means of delivering the story of Jesus with the excellence it deserves. Sponsored by CHAUVET Professional.
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Daniel Connell

Lighting Designer
Speaker

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  • 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
Speaker

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  • Room:   W414-A
  • Wednesday, November 14, 3:00 PM - 3:45 PM
Almost every component of your facilities will have to be replaced at some point. Do you have an action plan? Intentional organizations plan today for tomorrow’s costs. That’s why it’s critical you establish a capital reserve account now! These are not "IF" questions but rather "WHEN" and "HOW MUCH". If...
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Tim Cool

Chief Solutions Officer
Cool Solutions Group/eSPACE
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  • Room:   W222-A
  • Wednesday, November 14, 3:00 PM - 3:45 PM
Imagine a room full of 1000 + people. Finally you find your seat after waiting in line for an hour. You put your stuff down, the lights black out, the spotlight comes on, and your favorite song on the radio starts playing. Singers and dancers come out, lights are going...
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Casie Adams

Items Producer
C3 Church San Diego
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Reuben Poon

Production Coordinator
C3 Church San Diego
Speaker

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  • Room:   W224-D
  • Wednesday, November 14, 3:00 PM - 3:45 PM
Duke DeJong of CCI Solutions explores the effective use of IMAG (image magnification), an effective tool to helping connect to people at your worship, teaching, or stage experience. Done well, you can engage the masses. Done poorly, you will only distract them. In this session we will discuss five keys...
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Duke DeJong

Vice President, Sales and Integration
CCI Solutions
Speaker

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  • Room:   W221-E
  • Wednesday, November 14, 3:00 PM - 3:45 PM
Learn about Point Source, Constant Curvature Array, and Variable Line Array speakers and how to evaluate what technology is best for your application. 
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Josh Maichele

Applications Specialist - House of Worship
L-Acoustics
Speaker

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  • Room:   W222-B
  • Wednesday, November 14, 3:00 PM - 3:45 PM
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Joel Gerdis

Songwriter/Worship Leader
Iron Bell Music
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Stephen McWhirter

Lead Singer
Iron Bell Music
Speaker

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  • Room:   W414-C
  • Wednesday, November 14, 3:00 PM - 3:45 PM
What are the issues a congregation should be prepared to address as it considers the rehabilitation of a historic property? This session will examine the influence that the US Secretary of the Interior Standards and Guidelines, which define the criteria by which all preservation and historic renovation projects are evaluated...
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Jonathan Rollins

Principal
GFF Architects
Speaker

Rev. Elzie Odom, Jr

Senior Pastor
Chapel Hill United Methodist Church
Co-Presenter

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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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  • Room:   W224-F
  • Wednesday, November 14, 3:00 PM - 3:45 PM
In today’s modern church, and due to the demands of broadcasting and streaming, lavalier and headset mics are now a crucial part of just about every church service.  However, sometimes the results obtained are less than stellar quality.  Whether it be a lavalier on a pastor, or a headset mic...
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Alex Rodriguez

Consultant / Designer / Integrator / Engineer
Alex Rodriguez Audio
Speaker

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  • Room:   W221-A
  • Wednesday, November 14, 3:00 PM - 3:45 PM
If you have questions, need design support, want additional information, or just want to hang out with a bunch of audio people…this is the place to be. The Yamaha Staff will be on hand to discuss those questions you didn’t want to ask out loud as well as provide assistance...

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Wednesday, November 14
3:00 PM - 4:45 PM

  • Room:   W315-A/B
  • Wednesday, November 14, 3:00 PM - 4:45 PM
Put two of the leading national voices in Church Communication into one room and give them 105 minutes to be bold, creative, and informative; what do you get? A lot of laughter, caution, stories, and practical information about branding, social media, leadership, tools, and results. Whether you’re getting started, needing...
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Mark MacDonald

Communication Strategist
Florida Baptist Convention & Founder of Be Known For Something
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Phil Bowdle

Creative Arts Pastor
West Ridge Church
Speaker

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  • Room:   W414-B
  • Wednesday, November 14, 3:00 PM - 4:45 PM
This 90-minute presentation will primarily deal with sudden ambush-style attacks, unruly/disorderly individuals, children’s ministry incidents, domestic violence, medical situations, criminal law, civil liability, and attempted intrusions into secure areas. The presentation will introduce statistical data on church attacks, layered security, armed security teams, candidates for teams, as well as other...
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Christophor Periatt

Co-Owner/Lead Instructor
Forever Vigilant LLC.
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James Friedman

Co-Owner
Forever Vigilant LLC
Speaker

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  • 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
3:00 PM - 5:45 PM

  • Room:   W224-A
  • Wednesday, November 14, 3:00 PM - 5:45 PM
LAPTOP IS REQUIRED A session that will introduce you to project management techniques that if applied will improve your skills in a significant way regardless of your starting point or background as manager/leader.  There are many people who started their careers as experts in one field or another and have found...
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Rohan Garricks

DGB Live LLC
Speaker

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Wednesday, November 14
4:00 PM - 4:15 PM

  • Room:   W221-D
  • Wednesday, November 14, 4:00 PM - 4:15 PM

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Wednesday, November 14
4:00 PM - 4:30 PM

  • Room:   The Spark
  • Wednesday, November 14, 4:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Advances in voice and data technologies offer new and innovative tools for the Church organization. Learn how the right technology can help you stay connected within your church community.
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Tasha Richards

Enterprise Account Executive III
Comcast Business
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Wednesday, November 14
4:00 PM - 4:45 PM

  • Room:   W414-C
  • Wednesday, November 14, 4:00 PM - 4:45 PM
Are you looking for ways to save money on building projects? We will be discussing  how to leverage bankruptcies and foreclosures, how to coordinate demolition efforts with contractors, how to partner with commercial designers, how to find and use salvaged construction materials, repurposing old store interiors, securing donations, tax advantages,...
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Scott Walker

Facilities Director
Riverwood Church Community
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  • Room:   W224-G
  • Wednesday, November 14, 4:00 PM - 4:45 PM
It is a known fact that leaders who have self-awareness about their own functioning are much more effective in their leadership work. In addition, those who have access to their own inner lives can effectively self-supervise and monitor their responses to the emotionally demanding circumstances that naturally arise as a...
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Natolie Warren

Licensed Minister, LPC, Transformational Speaker, Self Development Coach & Author
The Whole Woman Experience
Speaker

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  • Room:   W314-B
  • Wednesday, November 14, 4:00 PM - 4:45 PM
We all find ourselves either about to be, in the middle of, or recovering from a transition. Either in our own lives or someone close to us. After navigating a tremulous couple of years Stephen will share what God has uncovered to him about navigating these seasons for yourself and...
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Stephen Brewster

Communications Ministry Expert
Cross Point Church
Speaker

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  • Room:   W-221B
  • Wednesday, November 14, 4:00 PM - 4:45 PM
Daryl Sutton and Daniel Connell share insights into ways a house of worship can work with vendors and consultants to leverage its investment in lighting. Coming from the perspective of a supplier (Sutton) and a TD/consultant (Connell), the two highly regarded industry figures will offer advice on building a lighting...
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Daniel Connell

Lighting Designer
Speaker

Daryl Sutton

National Worship Resource Manager
Chauvet
Speaker

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  • Room:   W222-A
  • Wednesday, November 14, 4:00 PM - 4:45 PM
Are in-ear monitors - usually paired with personal digital mixing console - really the best way to go in every live Church music situation? What benefits are there? And what are the potential dangers and costs of tossing the open speaker monitor system. How can the best outcomes be achieved...
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Grant Norsworthy

Grammy Nominee, Dove Award Winner, Musician, Songwriter
Speaker

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  • Room:   W222-B
  • Wednesday, November 14, 4:00 PM - 4:45 PM
A Grammy-nominated, Dove award-winning, driven, two-faced, fame-hungry, broken and redeemed man tells his story.
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Paul Colman

Grammy Nominated singer/songwriter/speaker/producer/entertainer
Speaker

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  • Room:   W221-E
  • Wednesday, November 14, 4:00 PM - 4:45 PM
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Josh Maichele

Applications Specialist - House of Worship
L-Acoustics
Speaker

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  • Room:   W224-B
  • Wednesday, November 14, 4:00 PM - 4:45 PM
In some cases, the platform volume level has seriously degraded the front of house (Main Mix) in our churches and venues especially in the small to mid-sized venues. How do we mitigate the levels of sound coming from the stage so that the congregation and the musicians all hear what...
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Doug Gould

Worship MD
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  • 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
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  • Room:   W414-D
  • Wednesday, November 14, 4:00 PM - 4:45 PM
Places of worship and church-related facilities must maintain a delicate balance between providing an open and welcoming environment and the safety and security for those participating in their services and events. Salient will discuss several topics of interest including: physical environment , security assessments, multi-site challenges, and response plans. For...
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Paul DiBerardino

Regional Sales Manager - Southeast
Salient
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  • Room:   W224-C
  • Wednesday, November 14, 4:00 PM - 4:45 PM
At some point as a church communicator, you’ll be asked to livestream a Sunday service. Or, maybe you’re the one who comes up with the idea and is willing to jump in and start this new ministry. Livestreaming can create a strategic way to engage members who are sick or...
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Alyssa Bream

Media Pastor
Open Door Church
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  • Room:   W414-A
  • Wednesday, November 14, 4:00 PM - 4:45 PM
Change Orders — nobody wants them, and there's a way to avoid them during construction. Major issues can be averted and there are things you can be looking for that will protect the church from spending more than is needed. Come hear what your rights are as an owner and...
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Dean Johnson

Business Administrator
First Baptist Church Lubbock
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Kreg Robertson

Associate
Parkhill, Smith & Cooper, Inc.
Speaker

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  • Room:   W221-A
  • Wednesday, November 14, 4:00 PM - 4:45 PM
This session offers a working knowledge of Ethernet networks, appropriate for front-line technicians and technical directors alike. By examining how a home network really operates, attendees will see a relatable framework and will begin to understand networking concepts more deeply. These same concepts apply perfectly to production networks and larger...
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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...
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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
4:15 PM - 5:45 PM

  • Room:   W221-D
  • Wednesday, November 14, 4:15 PM - 5:45 PM
Speaker
Kent Margraves


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Wednesday, November 14
5:00 PM - 5:30 PM

  • Room:   The Spark
  • Wednesday, November 14, 5:00 PM - 5:30 PM
One of the most important communication chains is from the tech booth to the platform during sound check and rehearsals. Come find out a few best practices in order to communicate effectively. 
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Andrew Davis

Sales Engineer
LMG Systems Integration
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Wednesday, November 14
5:00 PM - 5:45 PM

  • Room:   W314-B
  • Wednesday, November 14, 5:00 PM - 5:45 PM
Would you like to increase your first-time visitor return rate? Would you like to attract more people from the surrounding region and make a difference in the community? There are ways to create a first impression that will help. This session will be about simple, yet impactful things you can...
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Mr.  Adam McLaughlin


Blogger at AdamMcLaughlin.net
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  • Room:   W224-G
  • Wednesday, November 14, 5:00 PM - 5:45 PM
The most important part of a flight is not the pilot, the passengers, the engine, the size of the plane, the wheels, the shape of the plane or the stale peanuts - although the peanuts help. The most important part of air travel is the size of the runway; if...
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Eric Byrd

Worship Leader/Minister of Music
St John Baptist Church
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  • Room:   W221-C
  • Wednesday, November 14, 5:00 PM - 5:45 PM
A truly immersive and inventive educational demo on psychoacoustics featuring and audiotechnik Soundscape.   As part of AE Global Media’s “Live Booth” experience, attendees will experience sensory perception like no other. CEO Donnie Haulk will walk you through all the new technology used throughout the demo room and audiotechnik will be on hand to educate...

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  • Room:   W221-B
  • Wednesday, November 14, 5:00 PM - 5:45 PM
Lighting designers seeking to create impactful designs that also translate well on camera for church services, often find themselves struggling to balance the demands of lighting for the room and lighting for video. Seth shares tips and tricks for the camera and lighting fixtures that ensure what you see with...
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Seth Thiesen

Production & Lighting Director
North Point Ministries
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  • Room:   W224-C
  • Wednesday, November 14, 5:00 PM - 5:45 PM
This session will give an introduction to video in Houses of Worship, as well as an overview of using media servers with projection, IMAG, LED and TV’s. It will cover Hippotizer V4+’s main features, work-flow, and popular components such as VideoMapper, MultiController, and DMX. Attendees will also go through the...
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Graham Whipple

Product Specialist
Green Hippo US
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Patrick Hentz

Lighting Designer
Church of the Highlands
Church Co-Presenter

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  • Room:   W224-E
  • Wednesday, November 14, 5:00 PM - 5:45 PM
Does your church record and distribute its sermons? Does your congregation want to watch your sermons on YouTube or listen to the message on Podcast? Hear how a four-location mega-church with 6,000 in attendance, edits both video and audio for next-day delivery. This case study will help you understand how...
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Reuben Poon

Production Coordinator
C3 Church San Diego
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  • Room:   W224-H
  • Wednesday, November 14, 5:00 PM - 5:45 PM
When making stage design choices, your church culture and beliefs should help guide your path. Since the early days of the church, architects and acolytes have been designing worship spaces and experiences based around what they believe. They communicate worship, history, and their expectations of attendees without saying a word....
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Adrian Gates

Media Director
Crossroads Community Church
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  • Room:   W224-B
  • Wednesday, November 14, 5:00 PM - 5:45 PM
In 1992 Meyer Sound introduced D-Mitri a powerful multichannel surround system. The same technology used by Cirque de Soleil is now being used to create a fully immersive worship experience. Join us for in depth step by step overview of the D-Mitri multichannel immersive ecosystem and discuss a revolutionary yet...
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Ben Kristajanto

Band Member
Bread of Stone
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Bill Kristajanto

Band Member
Bread of Stone
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Daniel Rivera

Sales/Business Development
Meyer Sound
Speaker

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  • Room:   W222-B
  • Wednesday, November 14, 5:00 PM - 5:45 PM
A Grammy-nominated, Dove award-winning, driven, two-faced, fame-hungry, broken and redeemed man tells the rest of his story.
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Paul Colman

Grammy Nominated singer/songwriter/speaker/producer/entertainer
Speaker

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  • Room:   W221-E
  • Wednesday, November 14, 5:00 PM - 5:45 PM
This workshop will introduce L-ISA. L-ISA technology enables churches to deliver new multidimensional sound experiences, heightening the sense of proximity and deepening connections with the audience. Creating a multidimensional object-based mix is extremely intuitive. As if painting, sources can simply be placed, spread and layered visually where you wish them...
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Josh Maichele

Applications Specialist - House of Worship
L-Acoustics
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  • Room:   W222-A
  • Wednesday, November 14, 5:00 PM - 5:45 PM
Granger Community Church, located in Granger, Indiana, has recently moved to an internal cloud-based production system for audio throughout its worship facility. The installed system functions to provide access to all audio I/O for FOH, monitors and even future applications such as broadcast feeds. The audio I/Os are connected through...
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Mike Franklin


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Tony Staires

Production Director
Granger Community Church
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  • Room:   W414-B
  • Wednesday, November 14, 5:00 PM - 5:45 PM
This hands-on demonstration of non-lethal training ammunition will help Security / Guardian teams to pressure test incidents related to active killer/shooter, a terrorist attack, medical situations or handling an emotionally disturbed person. You will appreciate and understand the benefit of proactively utilizing reality-based training scenarios by incorporating UTM Non-Lethal Training...
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Pierce Kibbey

CEO / Chief Instructor
PRACTICs INC
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  • 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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  • Room:   W414-D
  • Wednesday, November 14, 5:00 PM - 5:45 PM
Security, parking, and medical teams are needed in today's churches, schools, and nonprofits more than ever. The best teams run not only on their own, but also in coordination with each other to produce a holistic approach to serving an organization, allowing all that come onto property to worship, teach,...
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Terry Berringer

Owner / Operator
Church Emergency Consulting
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  • Room:   W414-A
  • Wednesday, November 14, 5:00 PM - 5:45 PM
There is a technology that is trending that I believe will impact all aspects of your world…including church…so let’s get familiar with it – Internet of Things (IoT). So what does this all mean for churches…YOUR church? Our facilities are no longer just sticks and bricks...they are complex commercial buildings...
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Jason Powell

Director of IT & Data Operations
Granger Community Church
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Tim Cool

Chief Solutions Officer
Cool Solutions Group/eSPACE
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  • Room:   W414-C
  • Wednesday, November 14, 5:00 PM - 5:45 PM
This is a session about project borrowing as discussed from the Church's perspective-not the lender's. Lending to churches has changed as financial institutions realized that churches are good at repaying mortgages. This has made a number of lending options available to churches that were previously limited to for-profit entities. Sadly,...
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Billy Goff

CEO
Goff Companies
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Kerry Jones

Director, Client Relations/Church Planner
Goff Companies
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Tom Lanning

Executive Pastor
VantagePoint Church
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  • Room:   W221-A
  • Wednesday, November 14, 5:00 PM - 5:45 PM
Whether your part of a church that has a building that’s been around for years or your church is getting ready to build a new building and are trying to maximize your space. Multi-use spaces are some of the most over-utilized and under supported rooms in the church. We all...
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Tres Cozad


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