Proclaim 17 - Convention Registration
 
Please check back often for updates to the sessions and speakers. 
This program can be found at www.nrbconvention.org

  
The convention this year will run Monday through Thursday night

February 27 = Monday
February 28 = Tuesday
March 1 = Wednesday
March 2 = Thursday

February 26th, 2017
8:00 am - 7:00 pmConvention Entrance 1Registration Open
8:00 pm - 10:00 pmCanary 3-4iNRB Bootcamp - Lead With Your Talent: How Christians Should Approach the Entertainment Industry [More Info]
Speaker: Phil Cooke, Co-Founder & President , Cooke Pictures
Speaker: Nick Runyon, Executive Director, Christian Vision North America
 
February 27th, 2017
7:30 am - 7:00 pmConvention Entrance 1Registration Open
8:00 am-Affiliate Events
Hospitality Lounges - Locations and Hours Vary - Click [More Info] for Locations [More Info]
8:00 am - 8:30 amCanary 3-4Sean Hannity Session [More Info]
Speaker: Sean Hannity
8:00 am - 9:00 amCrystal Salon G1Convention Orientation [More Info]
8:00 am - 9:00 amCanary 1-2iNRB Meet and Greet [More Info]
8:00 am - 7:00 pmRoyalClub 44 Open [More Info]
8:00 am - 7:00 pmCypress Registration DeskInformation Desk Open
8:00 am - 7:00 pmCrystal Registration DeskMember Center Open
8:00 am - 7:00 pmRoyalPress Center Open [More Info]
8:00 am - 7:00 pmCrystal Salon LPress Conference Room [More Info]
9:30 am - 11:00 amCanary 3-4NRB Business Meeting [More Info]
Speaker: Joseph C. Chautin, III, Managing Partner, Hardy, Carey, Chautin & Balkin
11:30 am - 1:00 pmCrystal Salon JNRB Board Meeting [More Info]
Speaker: Alan Sears, President, CEO, and General Counsel, Alliance Defending Freedom
1:30 pm - 2:15 pmCanary 1-2Great Commission (International) Reception [More Info]
2:00 pm - 4:00 pmPalms Registration DeskAffiliate Event (Open to all)
The Eric Metaxas Show [More Info]
Speaker: Eric Metaxas, Author and Nationally Syndicated Radio Host, Salem Radio Network
2:15 pm - 5:15 pmCanary 3-4Great Commission (International) Summit [More Info]
Speaker: Steve Douglass, President, Cru
Speaker: Rita El Mounayer, Chief Channel Officer and Deputy CEO, SAT-7
5:30 pm - 6:30 pmGrand Salon 8Industry Networking Reception [More Info]
7:00 pm - 9:00 pmCrystal GHJOpening Session [More Info]
Musician: Selah, Musical Artist
Speaker: Dr. Jerry A. Johnson, President and Chief Executive Officer , National Religious Broadcasters
Speaker: Mac Brunson, Senior Pastor, First Baptist Church Jacksonville
Speaker: Cary Summers, President, Museum of the Bible
Special Guest Appearance: Amazing Grace cast members
9:15 pm - 10:30 pmMiamiAffiliate Event (open to all)
LPTV Spectrum Auction Update
9:15 pm - 11:15 pmCrystal GHJFilm Screening (TBD)
 
February 28th, 2017
7:00 amGrand Salon 8Affiliate Event (invitation only)
Billy Graham Evangelistic Association Breakfast
7:00 am - 8:30 amCrystal Salon KG-20 Meeting (by invitation only) [More Info]
8:00 amNo locationAffiliate Events
Hospitality Lounges - Locations and Hours Vary - Click [More Info] for Locations [More Info]
8:00 am - 7:00 pmRoyalClub 44 Open [More Info]
8:00 am - 7:00 pmCypress Registration DeskInformation Desk Open
8:00 am - 7:00 pmCrystal Registration DeskMember Center Open
8:00 am - 7:00 pmRoyalPress Center Open [More Info]
8:00 am - 7:00 pmCrystal Salon LPress Conference Room [More Info]
8:00 am - 7:00 pmConvention Entrance 1Registration Open
8:30 am - 9:15 amCanary 3-4Church Media Summit - Pastors Track
Streaming IS Broadcasting: Creative & Technical Concepts for Streaming Your Church [More Info]
Panel Participant: Philip Gauthier, Director of Account Management, Haivision
Panel Participant: Phil Cooke, Co-Founder & President , Cooke Pictures
Moderator: Angie McGregor, Executive Director of Communications, Abba's House
8:30 am - 9:15 amCrystal Salon J2Radio Summit
Why Listen? [More Info]
Speaker: Chuck Finney, President, Finney Media
8:30 am - 9:30 amCrystal Salon G1 TV Summit
Using Technology to Impact the Culture [More Info]
Panel Participant: Craig Harper, National Manager, Sony Faith
Panel Participant: Dan Wathen, Executive Producer, Cooke Pictures
Moderator: Andrew Burchfield, Producer, Young Believer's Broadcast
9:25 am - 10:10 amCrystal Salon J2Radio Summit
The Taylor Swift Effect: How to Make Super Fans for Life [More Info]
Speaker: Carol Baker Ellingson, Promotions Director, Z88.3
9:30 am - 10:15 amCrystal Salon G1 TV Summit - Pastors Track
Resetting the Message [More Info]
Panel Participant: Craig Harper, National Manager, Sony Faith
Moderator: Andrew Burchfield, Producer, Young Believer's Broadcast
Speaker: Dan Wathen, Executive Producer, Cooke Pictures
9:45 am - 11:00 amCanary 3-4Church Media Summit
Cutting the Cord of Traditional Media: Plugging into Your Audience [More Info]
Speaker: Philip Gauthier, Director of Account Management, Haivision
10:00 am - 10:30 amCypress BallroomLearning Arena -
10:00 am - 6:00 pmCypress BallroomExhibit Hall Open
10:15 am - 11:00 amCrystal Salon G1 TV Summit
Reform The Media [More Info]
Panel Participant: Craig Harper, National Manager, Sony Faith
Moderator: Andrew Burchfield, Producer, Young Believer's Broadcast
Speaker: Phil Cooke, Co-Founder & President , Cooke Pictures
10:30 am - 11:00 amCypress BallroomLearning Arena - Understanding Russia [More Info]
10:30 am - 11:15 amCrystal Salon J2 Radio Summit - Pastors Track
A Movement, Not Just a Moment [More Info]
Panel Participant: Brett Larson, General Manager, WDCX-FM
Panel Participant: Ron Walters, Senior VP National Ministries, Salem Media Group, Inc.
11:00 am - 11:30 amCypress BallroomLearning Arena - [More Info]
11:15 am - 12:45 pmCanary 2Affiliate Event (Invitation Only)
IGNITE AMERICA Kick-Off Luncheon [More Info]
11:30 am - 12:00 pmCypress BallroomLearning Arena - Viewership Growth through Efficient OTT/Connected TV Strategy [More Info]
12:00 pm - 12:30 pmCypress BallroomLearning Arena - New Digital Ministry Trends for 2017 [More Info]
12:30 pm - 1:00 pmCypress BallroomLearning Arena - 500: The Impact of the Reformation Today [More Info]
1:00 pm - 1:30 pmCypress BallroomLearning Arena - Using a Custom Branded iOS + Andriod App for Your Organizations Communication [More Info]
1:00 pm - 4:00 pmCanary 3-4Pastors Track
Pastors Track [More Info]
Speaker: Lee Strobel, Author and Christian apologist
Speaker: Erwin Lutzer, Pastor Emeritus, Moody Church
Speaker: Eric Metaxas, Author and Nationally Syndicated Radio Host, Salem Radio Network
Speaker: P. Satish Kumar, Founder and Senior Pastor, Calvary Temple, Hyderabad, India
Mac Brunson, Senior Pastor, First Baptist Church Jacksonville
Speaker: Barry Creamer, President, Criswell College
1:00 pm - 4:00 pmCrystal Salon G1Professional Development Track
Professional Development Track [More Info]
Roy Williams, Williams Marketing
Speaker: Anand Pillai, Managing Director, Leadership Matters, Inc.
Speaker: Sam Sorbo, Author, Actress, Filmmaker, Home School Advocate
Speaker: Lauren Green, Chief Religion Correspondent, Fox News
1:30 pm - 2:00 pmCypress BallroomLearning Arena - A Different Media Model, Amazing Arab World Outcomes [More Info]
2:00 pm - 2:30 pmCypress BallroomLearning Arena - Christian Apologetics for College and High School Students [More Info]
2:00 pm - 4:00 pmPalms Registration DeskAffiliate Event (Open to all)
The Eric Metaxas Show [More Info]
Speaker: Eric Metaxas, Author and Nationally Syndicated Radio Host, Salem Radio Network
2:30 pm - 3:00 pmCypress BallroomLearning Arena - Leveraging the Power of Streaming Technology to Attract a Broader Audience [More Info]
3:00 pm - 3:30 pmNo locationLearning Arena - Sales and Marketing in the Christian World [More Info]
3:30 pm - 4:00 pmCypress BallroomLearning Arena - FCC Regulations Related to Broadcast and Internet Closed Captioning [More Info]
4:30 pm - 6:30 pmCrystal Salon HiNRB Awards Ceremony [More Info]
5:00 pm - 6:45 pmCrystal Salon JMedia Leadership Dinner - by invitation only [More Info]
Speaker: Hugh Hewitt, Radio Talk Show Host, Lawyer, Academic, and Author, Salem Radio Network
7:00 pm - 7:40 pmCanary 3-4Film Pitch-a-thon
How to Pitch Your Story [More Info]
Speaker: Catherine Clinch, Content Creator and Media Strategy Consultant, Clinch Digital Media
7:00 pm - 9:00 pmCrystal Salon H Premier Film Screening
The Case for Christ [More Info]
Lee Strobel, Author and Christian apologist
7:30 pm - 9:30 pmCanary 3-4Film Pitch-a-thon
Film Pitch-a-thon Event [More Info]
Distributor: Jim Schubert, Pure Flix Entertainment
Distributor: Ben Howard, Provident Films
Distributor: Laurie Chimento, Provident Films
Distributor: Ashley Chambless, Provident Films
Distributor: Mark McCallie, TBN / JUCE TV
Distributor: David Austin, Bridgestone Media Group
Distributor: Bill Curtis, Vision Video
Distributor: Bill Carroll, Vision Video
Distributor: Isaac Hernandez, Parables TV
Distributor: Holly McClure, BVOVN Network
Distributor: Johnny Remo, Skipstone Pictures
Distributor: Craig Van Gorp, Virgil Films & Entertainment
Distributor: Joe Amodei, Virgil Films & Entertainment
Writer: Lionel Chetwynd, Screenwriter, Motion Picture and Television Film Director, and Producer
Entertainment Attorney: Thomas H. Vidal, Partner, Pryor Cashman LLP
Distributor: Denise Bueno, Vice President , Ocean Avenue Entertainment
Distributor: Chris Bueno, CEO, Ocean Avenue Entertainment
9:00 pm - 11:00 pmCrystal Salon GiNRB Student Media Showcase [More Info]
 
March 1st, 2017
7:00 am - 8:30 amCrystal Salon KG-20 Meeting (by invitation only) [More Info]
7:30 amGrand Salon 8Affiliate Event - Salem Radio Breakfast  (by invitation only)
"What Does the Trump Presidency Mean for Christian Radio?” (Invitation only event) [More Info]
Panel Participant: Eric Metaxas, Author and Nationally Syndicated Radio Host, Salem Radio Network
Panel Participant: Larry Elder, Talk Show Host, Salem Radio Network
Panel Participant: David Limbaugh, Lawyer, Nationally Syndicated Columnist, Author, Creators Syndicate
Speaker: Mike Gallagher, The Mike Gallagher Show , Salem Radio
8:00 am-Affiliate Events
Hospitality Lounges - Locations and Hours Vary - Click [More Info] for Locations [More Info]
8:00 am - 7:00 pmRoyalClub 44 Open [More Info]
8:00 am - 7:00 pmCypress Registration DeskInformation Desk Open
8:00 am - 7:00 pmCrystal Registration DeskMember Center Open
8:00 am - 7:00 pmRoyalPress Center Open [More Info]
8:00 am - 7:00 pmCrystal Salon LPress Conference Room [More Info]
8:00 am - 7:00 pmConvention Entrance 1Registration Open
8:30 am - 9:30 amCrystal Salon JDigital Media Summit
DMS - Session #1 [More Info]
Speaker: Don Seymour, Facebook
9:00 am - 9:35 amCrystal Salon HFilm & Entertainment Summit
Welcome & Film Session #1 - Directing [More Info]
Speaker: Dave Johnson, Director & Producer, Salt Entertainment Group
9:30 am - 10:30 amCrystal Salon JDigital Media Summit
DMS - The Marketer’s Blind Spot [More Info]
Speaker: Flint McGlaughlin, Managing Director, MECLABS Institute
9:35 am - 10:10 amCrystal Salon HFilm and Entertainment Summit
Film Session #2 - Acting [More Info]
Speaker: Corbin Bernsen, Actor
10:00 am - 10:30 amCypress BallroomLearning Arena - Jesus Film Now in 1500 Languages [More Info]
10:00 am - 10:30 amNo locationLearning Arena - Jesus Film Now in 1500 Languages [More Info]
10:00 am - 6:00 pmCypress BallroomExhibit Hall Open
10:00 am - 6:00 pmCypress BallroomLearning Arena Open [More Info]
10:10 am - 10:45 amCrystal Salon HFilm & Entertainment Summit
Film Session #3 - Screenwriting [More Info]
Speaker: Lionel Chetwynd, Screenwriter, Motion Picture and Television Film Director, and Producer
10:30 am - 11:00 amCypress BallroomLearning Arena - Captivating Chronological Gospel Tools for the Nations [More Info]
10:30 am - 11:00 amNo locationLearning Arena - Captivating Chronological Gospel Tools for the Nations [More Info]
10:30 am - 11:15 amCrystal Salon JDigital Media Summit
DMS - How Digital Media Drove the Largest, One Day, Live [More Info]
Speaker: Gary Zelasko, Director of Marketing Development for Harvest Ministries, Executive Producer with Harvest Films
10:45 am - 11:20 amCrystal Salon H Film & Entertainment Summit
Film Session #4 - Producing [More Info]
Speaker: Gerald Molen, Film Producer
11:00 am - 11:30 amCypress BallroomLearning Arena - Is Transformation Really Possible for Persons with Same Sex Attraction? [More Info]
11:20 am - 11:55 amCrystal Salon HFilm & Entertainment Summit
Film Session #5 - Producing [More Info]
Speaker: DeVon Franklin, President/CEO, Franklin Entertainment
11:30 am - 12:00 pmNo locationLearning Arena - [More Info]
11:30 am - 12:45 pmGrand Salon 8Affiliate Event for CBN (invitation only)
The Reunification of Jerusalem 50 Year Celebration (affiliate event - invitation only) [More Info]
Gordon Robertson, Chief Executive Officer, CBN
11:30 am - 1:00 pmCrystal Salon KiNRB Advisory Council and Standing Committee Meeting [More Info]
12:00 pm - 12:30 pmCypress BallroomLearning Arena - Satellite and Internet Content Distribution / Prison Ministry [More Info]
12:30 pm - 1:00 pmCypress BallroomLearning Arena -
1:00 pm - 1:30 pmCypress BallroomLearning Arena - [More Info]
1:00 pm - 1:35 pmCrystal Salon H Film & Entertainment Summit
Film Session #6 - Legal [More Info]
Speaker: Thomas H. Vidal, Partner, Pryor Cashman LLP
1:00 pm - 2:00 pmCrystal Salon JDigital Media Summit
DMS - Podcasting and Effective Content Marketing [More Info]
Speaker: Todd Adkins, Lifeway Christian Resources
Speaker: Barnabas Piper, Lifeway Christian Resources
1:30 pm - 2:00 pmCypress BallroomLearning Arena - The Power of God & Broadcasting [More Info]
1:35 pm - 2:10 pmCrystal Salon H Film & Entertainment Summit
Film Session #7 - Executive Production & Agent [More Info]
Speaker: Sam Haskell, Author, Philanthropist, and former Worldwide Head of Television, WMA
2:00 pm - 2:30 pmCypress BallroomLearning Arena - Outsourcing Options for Ministries [More Info]
2:00 pm - 4:00 pmCrystal Salon KRadio Advisory Council and Standing Committee Meeting
2:00 pm - 4:00 pmPalms Registration Desk Affiliate Event (Open to all)
The Eric Metaxas Show [More Info]
Speaker: Eric Metaxas, Author and Nationally Syndicated Radio Host, Salem Radio Network
2:10 pm - 2:40 pmCrystal Salon HFilm & Entertainment Summit
Film Session #8 - Social Media Marketing [More Info]
Speaker: Robert "Robby" Baehr, Chief Operating Officer , MOVIEGUIDE®
2:15 pm - 3:00 pmCrystal Salon JDigital Media Summit
DMS - Getting Real About Digital Marketing [More Info]
Speaker: Alli Worthington, Author, Business Coach and Consultant
2:30 pm - 3:00 pmCypress BallroomLearning Arena - Proper Recording Chain for Radio Ministries [More Info]
2:40 pm - 3:25 pmCrystal Salon H Film & Entertainment Summit
Film Session #9 - Distribution & Marketing Panel [More Info]
Panel Participant: Michael Scott, Founding Partner, PureFlix Entertainment
Panel Participant: Greg Gudorf, CEO, PureFlix Digital
3:00 pm - 3:30 pmCypress BallroomLearning Arena - You Think, We Print [More Info]
3:15 pm - 4:00 pmCrystal Salon JDigital Media Summit
DMS - The Sure Way to Fail in a Digital World [More Info]
Speaker: Jeff Bethke, Author
3:25 pm - 4:00 pmCrystal Salon H Film & Entertainment Summit
Film Session #10- [More Info]
Speaker: Ted Baehr, Founder and Chairman of The Christian Film & Television Commission, Publisher of MOVIEGUIDE
3:30 pm - 4:00 pmCypress BallroomLearning Arena -
4:00 pm - 5:00 pmFalls Lounge Affiliate Event (open to all)
Robert Neff Award Reception – Moody Radio
4:00 pm - 6:45 pmMiamiAffiliate Event (Open to all)
India Pavilion - Indian Christian Media Association (ICMA)
4:30 pm - 6:00 pmCanary 1-2FCC Session - Radio Regulatory Framework in the Trump Administration [More Info]
Speaker: Joseph C. Chautin, III, Managing Partner, Hardy, Carey, Chautin & Balkin
Speaker: David Oxenford, Partner , Wilkinson, Barker & Knauer
Moderator: Paul Virts, Senior Consultant for Research, Advocace
4:30 pm - 6:30 pmGrand Salon 8Affiliate Event (open to all)
ICVM Ice Cream Social [More Info]
5:00 pm - 7:00 pmCanary 3-4Affiliate Event for Proclaiming Justice to the Nations (Ticket purchase required) 
2017 International Christian Prayer & Dinner Event for Israel [More Info]
7:00 pm - 9:00 pmCrystal GHJWorship Service [More Info]
Speaker: Nick Hall, Founder and Chief Communicator, PULSE
Speaker: Tony Evans, Founder and Senior Pastor of Oak Cliff Bible Fellowship, Founder and President of The Urban Alternative
9:00 pm - 11:00 pmCanary 2Affiliate Event (open to all)
FamilyLife Game Night - Name That Tune [More Info]
9:15 pm - 11:15 pmCrystal Salon HFilm Screening (TBD)
 
March 2nd, 2017
7:30 am - 8:45 amGrand Salon 8Affiliate Event (by invitation only)
Bott Radio Network Breakfast (invitation only)
8:00 am-Affiliate Events
Hospitality Lounges - Locations and Hours Vary - Click [More Info] for Locations [More Info]
8:00 am - 9:00 amMiamiGlobal News Alliance
The World’s Largest News Reporting Potential [More Info]
8:00 am - 4:00 pmRoyalClub 44 Open [More Info]
8:00 am - 5:00 pmRoyalPress Center Open [More Info]
8:00 am - 6:00 pmCypress Registration DeskInformation Desk Open
8:00 am - 6:00 pmCrystal Registration DeskMember Center Open
8:00 am - 6:00 pmConvention Entrance 1Registration Open
8:00 am - 7:00 pmCrystal Salon LPress Conference Room [More Info]
9:00 am - 9:45 amCrystal Salon J2Radio Summit
Radio SummitYou’re Not (Just) In The Radio Business Anymore [More Info]
Speaker: Fred Jacobs, President, Jacobs Media
9:00 am - 10:00 amCanary 3-4 Church Media Summit
Making Everybody Happy: Keeping Your Ministry AND Your Family [More Info]
Speaker: Jonathan & Shari Falwell, Pastor, Thomas Road Baptist Church
9:00 am - 10:00 amCrystal Salon G1 TV Summit
Your Audience May Be Your Missing Link [More Info]
Speaker: John Turver, President, INFORM Media & Analytics
Moderator: Greg Bogdan, Chief Operating Officer, Total Living International
10:00 am - 10:30 amCypress BallroomLearning Arena - Healthcare Options for Christians [More Info]
10:00 am - 10:45 amCrystal Salon J2 Radio Summit
Christian Radio’s On-Air Tone: How A Kinder Sound Is Your Difference Maker [More Info]
Speaker: Shaunti Feldhahn, Social Researcher, Author and Speaker
10:00 am - 11:00 amCanary 3-4Church Media Summit
You Can’t Do It Yourself: Jesus asked for help and you can too!” [More Info]
Speaker: Justin Firesheets, Production Manager, Church of the Highlands
Speaker: David Leuschner, Associate Senior Director, Technical Arts and Technology
Speaker: Dennis Choy, Technical and Production Ministry, North Coast Church
10:00 am - 11:00 amCrystal Salon G1 TV Summit
Your Community Is At Your Fingertips [More Info]
Speaker: Dorothy Spaulding, CEO & President, Watchman Broadcasting
Speaker: Jamey Schmitz, President & CEO, WLMB-TV 40 Toledo
Speaker: Debra Fraser, President & CEO, Total Living Network
Speaker: Tore Stautland, President, Vision TV / ZoomerMedia
Moderator: Greg Bogdan, Chief Operating Officer, Total Living International
10:00 am - 2:00 pmCypress BallroomExhibit Hall Open
10:00 am - 2:00 pmCypress BallroomLearning Arena Open [More Info]
10:30 am - 11:00 amCypress BallroomLearning Arena - Equipping the Christian Witness to Muslims [More Info]
11:00 am - 11:30 amCypress BallroomLearning Arena - Understanding the Alphabet Soup of LED Lighting [More Info]
11:30 am - 12:00 pmCypress BallroomLearning Arena
11:30 am - 12:45 pmCrystal Salon HMedia Awards Luncheon - Ticket Required [More Info]
12:00 pm - 12:30 pmCypress BallroomLearning Arena -
12:30 pm - 1:00 pmCypress BallroomLearning Arena -
1:00 pm - 1:30 pmCypress BallroomLearning Arena - How Marketing AUGMENTS Sales & Grows Conversions! [More Info]
1:30 pm - 4:30 pmCanary 3-4Public Policy Session -
The Human Cost of the Attack on Religious Freedom (one hour of Public Policy session) [More Info]
Speaker: Kelvin Cochran, Chief Operating Officer / Chief Strategic Officer, Elizabeth Baptist Church
Moderator: David A. Cortman, Senior Counsel and Vice President of U.S. Litigation, Alliance Defending Freedom
Speaker: Gail Schuster, Trinity Lutheran Church
Speaker: Carl & Angel Larsen, Telescope Media Group
2:30 pm - 4:30 pmMiamiChurch Media Advisory Council and Standing Committee Meeting
2:30 pm - 4:30 pmCanary 2Digital Media Advisory Council and Standing Committee Meeting
2:30 pm - 4:30 pmCanary 1Film Advisory Council and Standing Committee Meeting
2:30 pm - 4:30 pmCrystal Salon G1TV Advisory Council and Standing Committee Meeting
6:00 pm - 9:00 pmCrystal GHJClosing Gala Dinner with Special Service Awards - Ticket Required - Black Tie Optional [More Info]
Speaker: Dr. R.C. Sproul, Founder and Chairman, Ligonier Ministries
Speaker: P. Satish Kumar, Founder and Senior Pastor, Calvary Temple, Hyderabad, India