Summit 2018 Schedule

Digital Disciple Network Summit Schedule

Orlando Convention Center, Orlando, FL

Tuesday, January 23, 2018
8:00 am – Breakfast and Registration

9:00 am – Opening Introduction & Prayer

9:30 am  Bridging the Gap: Transformation in Church Learning   Environments
Exploring current trends in education and technology, and how these trends may affect our ministry world. 

PresenterTom Murray, Director of Innovation, Future Ready Schools. Murray is a nationally recognized expert and serves as a regular conference keynoter. He was named the “2017 Education Thought Leader of the Year.” He is the co-author of the 2017 book Learning Transformed.

12:00 pm – Lunch

1:15 pm Digital Discipleship: Ministers employ technology for creating faith relationships with others. (Presentation, Discussion, Application)

2:15 pm Digital Citizenship: Ministers recognize the rights, responsibilities and opportunities of living, learning and working in an interconnected digital world, and they act and model in ways that are safe, legal, and ethical. (Presentation, Discussion, Application)

3:15 pm – Break

3:45 pm Digital Communicator: Ministers use a variety of platforms and digital tools to evangelize and share faith. (Presentation, Discussion, Application)

4:45 pm Mobile Evangelization and Catechesis: Ministers can “sow the seed” of faith, engaging others in sharing their faith online through mobile tools. (Presentation, Discussion, Application)

5:45 pm – Closing

6:30 pm – Reception and Dinner

Wednesday, January 24, 2018
8:00 am – Breakfast and Registration

9:00 am – Opening Introduction & Prayer

9:30 am Collaborative DiscipleMinisters foster digital collaboration, both with students and colleagues. (Presentation, Discussion, Application)

10:30 am Digital Curator: Ministers critically curate a variety of resources using digital tools to provide meaningful learning experiences for themselves and others. (Presentation, Discussion, Application)

11:30 am – Closing

12:00 pm – Lunch

Afternoon – Sir Ken Robinson Keynote at FETC (followed by the opening of the Exhibit Hall)

Thursday, January 25 & Friday, January 26
The Future of Education Technology Conference – Orlando Convention Center (separate registration for FETC and the Summit)