EVENT & PERFORMANCE SCHEDULE
Below you will find everything you need to know about your time with us during the 2017 Praxis Academy. If you find information that needs to be updated or have questions, please let us know by replying all to your speaker email.
13800 Biola Ave
La Mirada, CA 90639
We will primarily be in Crowell Auditorium (Plenary Sessions, Concert) and Talbot East (Wednesday morning worship).
When you arrive on campus, please contact Meghan Easley: 724.961.9530 or Dylan Thomas: 717.669.5920
Lodging is proximate to the Biola campus, and we have booked two rooms for you; one King (David & Kate Gungor), one double (Dave Campbell)
7/31 check-in - 8/2 check-out
Your room is pre-paid, simply check in using your name at the front desk.
Sheraton Cerritos Hotel
12725 Center Court Drive South
Cerritos, CA 90703
We are happy to pay all travel related expenses; we simply need receipts for them in order to comply with strict IRS regulations. Please submit receipts to email@example.com by August 16 and include the mailing address you'd like a check sent to.
PRAXIS CONTACT LIST
Jon Hart: firstname.lastname@example.org | 612.382.0609 // Contact for: Pre-Event Questions & Speaker Content
Dylan Thomas: email@example.com | 717.669.5920 // Contact for: On-Site Logistics
Meghan Easley: firstname.lastname@example.org | 724.961.9530 // Contact for: On-Site Logistics
We will be filming the event, and request your permission to do so for your talk; if you haven't sent your signed waiver in yet, please send to email@example.com.
II. YOUR EVENT SCHEDULE
View the full week's event schedule here and meet the mentors here. Please note the below schedule only includes the times we have you down as having specific mentorship/speaking responsibilities. You're more than welcome to attend before or stay after your official mentoring times.
TUESDAY AUGUST 1
- Given the varying morning routines for those staying at the Sheraton, we've opted to let you choose your own breakfast options that are available in the hotel lobby (sit-down or quick-serve). Keep your receipts and submit for reimbursement after the event.
8:00AM // SOUNDCHECK
Crowell Hall Auditorium
8:45 AM: INSTRUMENTAL: The Brilliance (10-minutes)
9:00 AM: WORSHIP: The Brilliance (15-minutes)
9:15AM // PLENARY II: THEOLOGY, CULTURE, ENTREPRENEURSHIP
Section I // Theology: Vocation & Motives
Implication & Responsibility // Talk, 15 minutes
Lessons From an Ambitious Plan to Change the World // Talk, 15 minutes
Jena Lee Nardella
10:00 AM // INSTRUMENTAL during Reflection time (10-15 minutes)
Section II // Culture: Reading & Responding
Cultural I.Q. // Talk, 15 minutes
Love: The Alpha & Omega of Startups // Talk, 15 minutes
A Conversation on Race, Gender, and the Social Fabric of Society // Panel, 15 minutes
Jessica Kim, Christy Vines & Anthony Flynn
Section III // Entrepreneurship: Moving from Insight to Building
Design Thinking: Empathy & Rapid Prototyping // Talk, 15 minutes
Co-Founders & Building Your Team // Conversation, 15 minutes
Kurt Keilhacker and Dave Blanchard
Fundraising & Building Relationships // Conversation, 15 minutes
Josh Kwan and Jessica Kim
Speakers Lunch Available
Talbot East 114
2:00 PM - 5:00 PM BREAKOUT SESSIONS
View the full breakout schedule for each hour here. If you are unscheduled for one of the sessions, feel free to take a break, or attend one of the other sessions.
5:30PM - 7:00PM
WEDNESDAY AUGUST 2
8:00AM // DEPART SHERATON TO BIOLA
8:30AM // SOUNDCHECK for The Brilliance
Talbot East - Plaza Level, Outdoor Courtyard
Setup: 1 microphone; mostly acoustic set
9:00AM // WORSHIP with The Brilliance (Outdoor Set, 15-minutes)
6:00PM // SOUNDCHECK for Concert
7:50PM // DOORS OPEN for Concert
Private Concert – An Evening with Propaganda, The Brilliance, & Friends
We have your time with us concluding after the concert on Wednesday night, and heading to a hotel closer to LAX for your flight out the next morning.