2018 Schedule

Subject to modifications

  • Tuesday | May 1
    7:15 am

    Registration Open

    8:15 am


    Stan Jantz, Executive Director, ECPA

    8:30 am

    Deeper Commitment

    Principles to Help You Thrive in a Threatening World

    Barry C. Black, Chaplain of the United States Senate

    9:15 am

    Deeper Innovation

    How Publishers Can Better Create and Innovate

    Bryan Loritts, Author, Pastor, President of Kainos

    10:00 am


    Sponsored by Ingram Content Group

    10:30 am

    CEO Segment

    11:00 am

    Deeper Discipleship

    What Churches Need from Publishers

    Michelle Sanchez, Executive Director, Make and Deepen Disciples, Evangelical Covenant Church

    11:45 am


    Sponsored by LSC Communications

    1:15 pm

    CEO Segment

    1:45 pm

    Deeper Thinking

    A Survival Guide for a World at Odds

    A Conversation with Alan Jacobs, Author and Professor

    2:30 pm


    3:00 pm

    Deeper Messaging

    How to Publish so a New Generation of Readers Will Hear You

    Montse Alvarado, Executive Director, Becket Fund

    3:30 pm

    Round Table Discussions

    Round table conversations on the topics of the day, reflecting on the presentations and their implications for our industry.

    4:15 pm

    Program Concludes

    (Museum exhibits are open until 5:00 pm)

    5:30 pm

    Networking Mixer Reception

    6:30 pm

    Night at the Museum: The 40th Annual Christian Book Award® Dinner and Awards Celebration

  • Wednesday | May 2
    7:15 am

    Registration Open

    8:00 am

    Deeper Integrity

    Becoming People of Courageous Integrity

    Charles Causey, Former Senior Army Chaplain at the Pentagon

    8:30 am

    Deeper in the Word

    God’s Word in the World

    Mart Green and Bobby Gruenewald

    9:30 am

    CEO Segment

    10:00 am


    10:30 am

    Deeper Dive

    Discovering the Habits of Bible Readers

    Kristen McLean, NPD Book

    11:00 am

    ECPA Annual Membership Meeting

    11:30 am


    Sponsored by Nord Compo

    1:00 pm

    Museum of the Bible: Open Tours

    (Museum exhibits are open until 5:00 pm)

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