Monday, Jan 14, 2019 5 PM

LEAD 2019

The Troubadour
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1111 Gravier St, New Orleans, LA
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UMC LEAD is excited to announce that the 8th annual LEAD Conference will be held in New Orleans Louisiana from January 13th-16th, 2019. The host hotel will be The Troubadour
and the host church will be St. Mark's UMC, As always, speakers will be chosen from an application process and will present on a variety of topics. Church, non-profit, education, and business leaders are encouraged to apply. Each speaker will give a 7-18 minute “TED style” talk. In addition to speaker sessions there will be crowdsourced breakouts, a special session Monday evening, and a closing worship and dinner on Tuesday evening. Other details such as venues, hosts, and sponsors will roll out between now and the conference. LEAD 2019 Schedule (subject to change) Sunday January 13th3:00 p.m. Hotel Check-In5:00 p.m. Conference Registration starts7:00 p.m. Opening Mixer (Doors open)Monday January 14th8:00 a.m. Breakfast8:00 a.m. Late registration9:00 a.m. Worship9:30 a.m. Speaker Session #111:00 a.m. Q&A/Dialogue11:45 a.m. Lunch1:30 p.m. Speaker Session #22:30 p.m. Q&A/Dialogue3:15 p.m. Snack Break4:00 p.m. Breakouts organized by speaker content5:30 p.m. Free EveningTuesday January 15th8:30 a.m. Breakfast9:30 a.m. Worship10:00 a.m. Speaker Session #311:00 a.m. Q&A/Dialogue11:45 a.m. Lunch1:30 p.m. Speaker Session #42:30 p.m. Q&A/Dialogue3:15 p.m. Snack Break3:45 p.m. Breakouts organized by speaker content6:30 p.m. Closing Dinner and Worship9:00 p.m. Conference Closes but registration fee includes Tuesday night in hotel