Schedule

8:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.        Preconference Intensive: Content Strategy

11:45 a.m.                            Registration Opens

12:15 p.m. – 3:30 pm.        MCC Tour and Service Project (for early arrivals)

3:45 p.m.                             New Attendee Welcome Orientation

4:30 p.m.                             Opening Plenary Session: Keynote Speaker Trillia Newbell

6:00 p.m.                             Dinner

8:00 p.m.                             TBD

7:15 a.m.                               Sponsored breakfast

8:15 -9:10 a.m.                     Plenary Forum: Kay Warren — The Gospel and Mental Health

9:10 a.m. – 9:40 a.m.          Networking Break

9:40 a.m. – 10:35 a.m.        Breakout Sessions #1

10:35 a.m. – 11:05 a.m.       Networking Break

11:05 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.       Breakout Sessions #2

12:15 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.         Lunch and Higher Goals Awards Presentation Part 1

2:15 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.          Sight & Sound Theatre Live Production of “Esther”

6:00 p.m.                              Free night to enjoy dinner on your own in Lancaster city

8:00 p.m.                              TBD

8:15 a.m. – 9:10 a.m.          Plenary Forum: Stories of Refugees — In Their Own Words

9:10 a.m. – 9:40 a.m.         Networking Break

9:40 a.m. – 10:35 a.m.       Breakout Sessions #3

10:35 a.m. – 11:05 a.m.      Networking Break

11:05 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.      Breakout Sessions #4

12:15 p.m. – 2:15 p.m.         Lunch, Business Meeting and Higher Goals Awards Presentation Part 2

2:15 p.m. – 2:35 p.m.          Networking Break

2:35 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.         Breakout Sessions #5

3:30 p.m. – 3:50 p.m.         Networking Break

3:50 p.m. – 4:45 p.m.         Breakout Sessions #6

5:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.         Closing dinner: Awards of Excellence presentation and Keynote Speaker Walter Kim

7:30 a.m.              Bus departs for media trip to Washington, D.C.

10:00 a.m.            Museum of the Bible Tour

3:30 p.m.              Bus departs to return to Lancaster

6:00 p.m.              Arrival in Lancaster