2017 eFormation Conference

What: eFormation is a learning community and an ecumenical conference on ministry in a digital world

Who: Leaders invested in the future of the church

  • Pastors
  • Congregational faith formation leaders
  • Seminary/university professors and students
  • Chaplains and campus ministers
  • Religious schools leadership (K–12)
  • Publishers of digital faith formation content
  • Regional leaders in faith formation: district, synod, diocese
  • National denominational leaders
  • Denominational media organizations

Conference Dates: Tuesday, June 6, 2017 with optional pre-conference on Monday, June 5

Conference Location: Virginia Theological Seminary

Conference Program: Find the preliminary workshop listings here!

Conference Costs: 

  • Leadership Summit – Monday, June 5  – $65
  • Educational Neuroscience Evening Program – Monday June 5 – $25
  • eFormation Conference – Tuesday, June 6 – $130

Conference Registration: Online via Eventbrite

Basic Schedule

Monday, June 5: Leadership Summit – Find out more
8:45 am Gathering and Prayer
9:00-10:15am Conversation 1: 21st Century Formation and Education
10:45am-12:00pm Conversation 2: Theological Perspectives
12:00-1:00pm Lunch
1:15-2:30pm Conversation 3: Congregational Leadership in times of Change
3:00-4:15pm Conversation 4: Digital Fatigue
4:15-4:45pm Final reflections
6:00-9:00pm Educational Neuroscience master class

Tuesday, June 6
8:30am Welcome
9:00-10:30am Workshop offering 1
10:45am-12:15pm Workshop offering 2
12:15-1:15pm Lunch
1:15pm Prayer
1:45-3:15pm Workshop offering 3
3:30-5:00pm Workshop offering 4
5:15pm Closing, Commission, Gathering
6:00-8:00pm Dinner and Lecture