SCHEDULE

C-SUITE SYMPOSIUM

September 25-27, 2022

Sunday, September 25

4:00 pm

Registration Opens

6:00 pm

Dinner

7:30 pm

The Post-Pandemic Publisher: 3 Ways Voice AI is Accelerating Change in Content Businesses

Bradley Metrock, CEO of Project Voice and executive director of Digital Book World
A keynote address and dialogue with C-Suite attendees

Monday, September 26

7:30 am

Breakfast

8:30 am

Welcome

Jeff Crosby, ECPA

9:00 am

Leadership Virtues for Disruptive Times

Tom Ziglar, Zig Ziglar Corporation
Author of 10 Leadership Virtues for Disruptive Times (Thomas Nelson)

9:45 am

Dialogue with Tom Ziglar

Moderated by Doug Lockhart, HCCP

10:15 am

Break

10:30 am

Sustaining the Common Good through Human Capital

Chriscynethia Floyd, Our Daily Bread

11:15 am

Dialogue with Chriscynethia Floyd

Moderated by Jeff Crosby

11:45 am

Lunch

1:30 pm

Sustaining Gospel Unity

Ted Olsen, Christianity Today International

2:30 pm

Environmental Sustainability in Publishing: A Panel Discussion

Ronny Hamilton, Ecological Fibers
Brian O’Leary, Green Book Alliance/Book Industry Study Group
Ben Lowe, A Rocha USA
Dirk Hiler, Lakeside Book Company
Moderated by Jeff Crosby and Dwight Baker, Baker Publishing Group

3:30 pm

Dialogue between panelists and audience

4:00 pm

Break

4:30 pm

C-Suite Round Table discussions

5:15 pm

End of Program

6:00 pm

Dinner

8:00 pm

Informal Conversations

Tuesday, September 27

7:30 am

Breakfast

8:30 am

Saving Us: What Christian Publishers Can Do About Climate Change (virtual)

Dr. Katharine Hayhoe, Texas Tech University; World Evangelical Alliance; A Rocha USA Author of Saving Us: A Climate Scientist’s Case for Hope and Healing in a Divided World

9:30 am

Sustaining Consumer Reach: A Report on Christian Publishing

Kristen McLean, The NPD Group

10:30 am

Break

11:00 am

C-Suite Round Table discussions

11:30 am

Sustaining the Positive Impact of ECPA in a Complex World

Jeff Crosby, ECPA

12:00 pm

Lunch

1:00 pm

Adjourn

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