Join 5,000 church leaders and 400 exhibitors for the 4th annual WFX as we energize church executives, facilities and tech teams from churches of all sizes and budgets with the latest trends in church facilities and technology at WFX Houston. Taking place November 5 7, 2008 at the George R. Brown Convention Center in Houston, Texas, we want your team to experience all WFX has to offer for growing your facility. Register your team today for best savings.
With an updated conference program including over 30, never before seen at WFX, sessions, an expanded expo floor and exciting new special programs, classes and events to help you improve your church and connect with other church teams, as well as group, team and hotel discounts, there’s no reason not to register your church team today.
WFX Houston will include:
Conference Program: Facilities, energy, a/v & lighting, digital church, green solutions - WFX offers sessions for every size church & budget
Expo Floor: Experience the largest expo floor dedicated to the church market
Event Highlights: Joel Osteen & Lakewood Church, Tech Talks, Design Central, Solomon Awards, Networking ... the connections you’ll make are unparalleled
Group & Team Discounts Available: Plan to register early for best savings
Hotel Discounts: Official hotels sell out quickly .... make your reservation today
Get training on today's critical topics for every member of your church team through the WFX Houston Conference Program. Over 70 sessions for all size churches and budgets will provide you with the tools and knowledge to reach your goals to grow your ministry and facility. These sessions will focus on:
Facilities Planning, Design & Renovation
Facilities Operations and Energy Management
AV & Lighting Technologies
Digital Church Strategies
Go Green! Exploring Ways to Increase Energy and Efficiency
Hands-On Training for audio, video and lighting including beginner and advanced classes to accommodate all skills levels
WFX Houston will feature 400 exhibitors offering the latest products and services on the largest expo floor for the church market. You will find the following types of companies at WFX:
Architectural Design Services
Finance and Fundraising
Audio & Video Products
A/V Integration Services
Interior Design Services
New Media and Website Services
Facilities Operations and Maintenance Products
WFX Houston will feature many new special programs, classes and events to help you improve your church and connect with other church teams. Event highlights for WFX Houston that will create the total experience include:
Pastors X-Forum: this eXecutive training session for Senior and Executive Pastors provides top-level church leadership with concepts and strategies to successfully lead your church through the facilities growth process.
Open to all attendees - The Lakewood Experience - get up-close and personal with Joel Osteen and the Lakewood Church team at this one-of-a-kind keynote and behind-the-scenes church tour
Listen to best practices from leading tech directors at the Tech Talk Keynote - Role Reversal: Top Tech Directors Take Center Stage
Explore Design Central, the new WFX church design display gallery in the show lobby to spark ideas for your next building project
Expand your network by participating in many fellowship events and peer-to-peer educational and social opportunities
Uncover secrets of the Solomon Award winners on display at WFX, honoring excellence in facility design, management, marketing and audio visual production. Apply their achievements to your church!
New for 2008: Several dedicated classes addressing growth and audio/visual needs of the smaller church!
Check www.wfxweb.com for new programs and networking opportunities, as well as details for all WFX Houston Special Events.
Group & Team Discounts Available
With so many exciting and beneficial programs at WFX, we have structured our passes making it accessible for each and every member of your team to attend and benefit from all WFX has to offer.
WFX has secured discounted room rates for attendees and exhibitors at two local Houston hotels. Both hotels are within 1/2 mile of the convention center, and continuous shuttlebus service will be provided throughout the week.
A limited number of these discounted rooms are available at each hotel (for up to 50% off of regular published rates!), please act early to take advantage of these deep discounts.
From pastors to facilities/operations managers and tech teams, building committee members and volunteers, WFX makes the education, the hands-on technical training and the networking possible with world renowned speakers and hundreds of companies displaying the newest products and services to enhance your facility.
If you are involved in leading, renovating or new construction, and enhancing your house of worship and its services, WFX is the place to be! Don't miss this unparalleled learning experience that will help you reach your ministry and growth goals. Visit www.wfxweb.com to learn more.
We hope you will join us and be a part of WFX Houston.