SCHEDULE

Sunday, September 15

4:00 pm

Registration and Expert Hall opens

6:00 pm

Dinner

7:30 pm

A Vision for Christian Publishing: Biblical and Spiritual Values

Bob Fryling, former ECPA board member and publisher, The Leadership Ellipse

Monday, September 16

7:30 am

Breakfast

8:30 am

Welcome

Jeff Crosby, ECPA President

8:45 am

The Four Biggest Mistakes Change Leaders Make

Tod Bolsinger, Principal of AE Sloan Leadership

9:45 am

Group Discussion and Interactive Exercise with Tod Bolsinger

10:30 am

Break

11:00 am

Publishing Beyond the Book

Bill Reeves, CEO of David C Cook and Integrity Music, in conversation with Jeff Crosby

11:45 am

Lunch

1:00 pm

The Surprising Gift of Healthy Communication in the Workplace: Leveraging the Impact of Nonverbal Communication & Healthy Conflict

Dr. Arianna Molloy, Associate Professor of Organizational Communication, Biola University

2:00 pm

Gen Alpha and Christian Publishing

Rick Rekedal, Executive Director of Creative Arts Collective, Belmont University

3:00 pm

Break

3:30 pm

Religion as a Luxury Good, the Current Landscape of Religion in America, and Implications for Publishing

Dr. Ryan Burge, Associate Professor of Political Science, Eastern Illinois University

4:30 pm

Discussion: Interacting on the day’s content and important industry issues

C-Suite Round Tables, facilitated by ECPA Board members

5:30 pm

Sessions adjourn

6:00 pm

Dinner

8:00 pm

Informal Conversations

Tuesday, September 17

7:30 am

Breakfast

8:30 am

Issues and Opportunities in Student Ministry

Marvin Campbell, President, The Navigators

9:30 am

Accessibility of Christian Content

Daniel Jenkins, President, Lutheran Braille Workers

10:30 am

Break

11:00 am

A General Trade Perspective

Cynthia Sherry, Publisher, Chicago Review Press/Triumph Books

12:00 am

Lunch

1:00 pm

Adjourn

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