MARCH 29 - APRIL 1, 2016

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MARCH 29 - APRIL 1, 2016
TAKING THE LEAD
2016 Missions and Marketplace Conference

Who we are

This Missions & Marketplace Conference draws marketplace and ministry leaders from every sphere of society: business, government, media, arts and entertainment, education, the family and religion. 

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What we do

The 2016 Missions & Marketplace Conference will empower every leader in attendance to fulfill God’s plan for their life, to be a channel for wealth creation to advance God’s kingdom, and to be His agents of change to transform the world.

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Register now for the 2016 Missions & Marketplace Conference: TAKING THE LEAD

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Speakers

Schedule

This conference run through all 4 days from March 29th - April 1 2016.
Day 1
29 Mar 2016
Day 2
30 Mar 2016
Day 3
31 Mar 2016
Day 4
01 Apr 2016

CAREER FAIR

Explore career opportunities across various industries offering entry to executive level positions. Connect with recruiters and executives from corporate, non-profit, government and small business enterprises. This event is FREE and...
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BUSINESS OPPORTUNITY EXPO

This event is for emerging and established entrepreneurs and business owners and is intended to provide direct access to opportunities to help grow revenue and to support business expansion. At...
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Registration Opens

Wednesday Night Session

Doors Open

Wednesday Night Session

Evening Session

Wednesday Night Session

Registration Opens

Thursday Morning Session
8:00a.m. - 9:00a.m.

Coffee/Tea Service

Wess Morgan

Thursday Morning Session

Welcome

2016 Missions and Marketplace Conference

Guest Speaker

Thursday Morning Session

Morning Session• You Inc.

You are a brand and opportunities are everywhere for you to prove it! Join author, activist and ESSENCE magazine’s Editor-at-Large Mikki Taylor and choreographer, activist and creative director Laurieann Gibson...
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Laurieann Gibson
Mikki Taylor
11:00 A.M. -11:15 A.M.

Break

Legends Panel

Thursday Morning Session
12:30p.m - 1:15p.m.

Lunch Break

Senior Pastor Roundtable Discussion

An executive round-table for Senior Pastors with Dr. Bill Winston. Pastor will share wisdom and insight gleaned from over 20 years in ministry and provided an opportunity for questions and...
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Dr. Bill Winston

Workshop•Small Business Economic Forecast

Join us for a conversation about the role of small business as a pathway to wealth creation, economic empowerment, and community transformation. Topics include: The state of the small business economy,...
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Tameka Montgomery, SBA

Workshop • The Woman Code

This workshop discusses how every woman lives by a code, whether she realizes it or not. It informs how she treats others and herself, how much she expects of herself,...
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Sophia Nelson

Workshop • Unstuck: Moving your Ministry out of a Growth Plateau

No matter the size of the congregation, properly learning the fundamentals of starting a church and increasing membership is a must. This workshop will provide you with the tools needed...
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Workshop • Transformational Prayer

Prayer is the spiritual weapon that gives you dominion and authority in every situation. Learn how to take back the ground that has been stolen in your organization, city, and...
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Stephen A. Garner

Workshop • What Makes Your Biz Fundable?

One of the main concerns every entrepreneur faces is raising capital for the startup or expansion of their business. The popularity of shows like “The Shark Tank” has made seeking...
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Workshop • Church Finances

Managing church finances has become more important than ever. Finances reflect integrity of leadership and organizational accountability. This workshop will help you establish checks and balances in your financial procedures,...
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Belinda Whitfield

Workshop • Creating the Perfect Pitch Part 1

To grow, business enterprises will need to access external sources to effectively launch and build their companies. Client acquisition, funding and building effective partnerships all have one thing in common,...
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Doors Open for Evening Session

Thursday Evening Session

Evening Session

Thursday Evening Session
Theodore M. “Ted” Shaw
Marcus Lamb

Registration Opens

Friday Morning Session
8:00 A.M. - 9:00 A.M.

Coffee/Tea Service

Guest Musical Artist

Friday Morning Session

Welcome

Friday Morning Session

Guest Speaker

Friday Morning Session

Mindset of Success Panel

Long term success and fulfillment is no fluke, it does not just happen. It is a mindset and there are proven principles. THE MINDSET OF SUCCESS will take you on...
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Steve Pemberton
Dr. Bill Winston

DeVon Franklin & Meagan Good

The Wait: A Conversation on Faith, Love & Relationships In a Merge exclusive preview of their upcoming book, THE WAIT, Hollywood power couple producer DeVon Franklin and award winning actress...
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DeVon Franklin & Meagan Good
12:30p.m. - 1:15 p.m.

Lunch Break

Dream Board (LisaRaye)

Renown Actress and Humanitarian, LisaRaye hosts an interactive and fun workshop where YOU are able to create your very own VISION BOARD complete with a collage of photos from books...
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LisaRaye McCoy

Workshop • Actors Panel

Whether their forte is theater, television, or film these leading actors are all unique in their own way. Yet they have all made sacrifices, faced and overcome challenges, experienced breakthroughs,...
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Christian Keyes
Brian White
Laz Alonso

Workshop • Cultural Shift

The church is on the verge of massive, category shifting, change. Contemporary church growth, despite its many blessings, has failed to stem the decline of Christianity in the West. We...
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Workshop•Business Certification Panel

For those that are interested in doing business with the government supplying a Fortune 500 company, Business Certification can take your business to the next level.  Hear from industry professionals:...
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Workshop•360 Leadership: Becoming an Agent of Influence

In this workshop you will learn what 360-degree leadership is. You will learn that no matter what industry you work in or what your job title is, we are all...
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Workshop•Repairing the Waste Cities (Technology)

Technology opens the door to innovation and high-yield entrepreneurial opportunities in a tech-driven modern economy. This event is designed to introduce Pastors and Faith Leaders to the power of technological...
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Discussion with Dr. Holly Carter, Robi Reed & Traci Lynn Blackwell

Friday Afternoon Session
Robi Reed
Dr. Holly Carter
Traci Lynn Blackwell

Workshop • “Spiritual Songwriting” (For Such A Time As This)

With over 20 years of experience in the music industry, Donald Lawrence’s Master Class presents a unique view of the music industry with a spiritual focus.  As both an artist...
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Donald Lawrence

Workshop • The New Big is Small

If you are believing God to increase your congregation, you must be sufficiently organized to “reap and keep” more people. Establishing cell groups is the way to supernaturally multiply your...
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David Cordeau

Creating the Perfect Pitch Part 2

Join us to support fifteen (15) participants selected from Create the Perfect Pitch-Part #1 as they have an opportunity to use what they learned in a “Live Elevator Pitch” and get professional...
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Doors Open For Evening Session

Friday Evening Session

Evening Session Speaker & Artist

Friday Evening Session
Dr. Bill Winston

Entertainers

Registration

Individual
149.00 USD

Individual – $149.00

FMA Members – $125.00

Group Rates – 5 or more $100/per person.

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Career Fair
Free

Attention Job Seekers! CEPD’s 5th Annual Career Fair will be held Tuesday, March 29, 2016 10:00am – 1:00pm. Employers representing companies and agencies in…

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Business Expo
Free

This event is for emerging and established entrepreneurs and business owners and is intended to provide direct access to opportunities to help grow revenue and…

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Location

Living Word Christian Center
7600 W Roosevelt Rd, Forest Park, IL 60130
866-816-4653info@missionsandmarketplace.com