Enrichment Through Experience

Ask past participants what they have taken away from WFX in previous years and you are sure to hear about the depth and breadth of our conference sessions, and of course, the quality and size of the expo. But, you’ll also hear about Special Features—experiential offerings created to broaden the learning experience through a vast array of community building opportunities.

Special Features:

(stay tuned for 2018 special feature updates)

Tuesday Night Welcome & Networking  Reception
Thrivent6:00 pm-8:00 pm. The Welcome & Networking Reception, sponsored by Thrivent Financial, is the perfect opportunity for you to hear what the entire WFX experience has to offer. Come and enjoy Paul Coleman, WFX’s emcee and entertainer, mingle with WFX staff and network with peers from all over the country. Join us in the Aloft hotel lobby. Light hors-d’oeuvres will be served.

Wednesday Tech Tour at Covenant Church, sponsored by L-Acoustics
Tech Tour Sponsor4:30 pm-6:00 pm. This is your chance to explore Covenant Church and interact with their Tech Art leaders and industry experts from L-Acoustics as they explain, demonstrate and discuss the technology environments of the church including lighting, video and all audio systems. You don’t want to miss this fun and interactive experience at Covenant Church prior to the Night of Worship. Transportation reservation available in the registration process. (bus departs 3:45 pm sharp from ground level below registration)

Wednesday, Night of Worship Concert at Covenant Church, the Home of Covenant Worship
7:00 pm-9:00 pm. With an expo or full-conference pass, enjoy a complimentary Night of Worship with Covenant Worship Band and guest Integrity worship leaders including Paul Baloche, Travis Ryan, Michael Neale, and Michael Farren & All About Worship Team. Doors open at 6:30. Transportation reservation available in the registration process. (bus departs 5:00 pm sharp from ground level below registration)

The Spark
An interactive gathering spot on the expo floor where conversations are ignited by thought leaders interested in co-creating solutions with you. Connect with conference speakers, authors, colleagues, and ministry and industry experts for networking, education, and fun!

Manufacturer Training Demo Rooms
Arria Live Media, Inc, Avid, Chauvet, Wenger, and VER are offering manufacturer training sessions providing essential education and training for the tech art teams. From basic operation to advanced tips, tricks and techniques, participants will learn directly from the industry-leading manufacturers developing the technology. You will leave inspired and energized by your new found skill. See the Tech Arts Conference schedule for more…

Pre-conference Manufacturer Sponsored Workshops
SlingStudio, VER, Panasonic, and ChurchstreamingTV, are providing manufacturer-sponsored training complementary to those with a full-conference or expo pass. This is a unique opportunity to receive education and training on critical topics and skills. Sponsored Workshops are either two-hour or four-hour sessions where product and service providers will lead in-depth sessions. They are not sales pitches. They are intentionally curated educational experiences delivering beneficial information and product solutions for the church audience. Learn MORE

Worship Experiences
Join Covenant Worship and All About Worship for Spirit-filled, Christ-centered worship. Integrity Music artists will provide worship team training at the WeAreWorship Conference at WFX.

Loudspeaker Demos
The Live Sound International (LSI) Loudspeaker Demo is an opportunity to evaluate and compare a wide range of top-of-the-line professional loudspeaker systems in a controlled listening environment. This free event is open to all WFX attendees and will be held in Exhibit Hall C at the Kay Bailey Hutchison Convention Center in conjunction with WFX.

The Mobile WFX App
An interactive event app that has everything you need to navigate your way through WFX. Specially designed to help you foster new connections with peers, view event session schedules, highlights, speakers, expo floor map, social media posts, event polls and more! Download the app today!