Let’s Talk Tech – Church Youth Event

When:
22 March 2019 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
2019-03-22T18:00:00-04:00
2019-03-22T22:00:00-04:00
Where:
CGR
Conrad Grebel University
140 Westmount Road North, Waterloo, Ontario
Canada N2L 3G6

Youth groups and youth ages 12–18 are invited to explore how we use and misuse technology. Through hands-on workshops and with our speakers we will explore topics like screen addiction and balance, peacebuilding in a digital age, how technology impacts the way we worship, and using technology purposefully. Join us for a pizza dinner and make connections with youth from other churches. Learn about Grebel and our co-sponsor FaithTech.

Workshops, seminars, and guest speakers include: 

Is out love too loud? The Effects of Amplifying Music in Worship                                                                      Kate Steiner – Assistant Professor of Music at Conrad Grebel University College

Peace Building in a Digital Age                                                                                                                                  Nolan Andres – Chief, Technology and Innovation at Kindred Credit Union

Mapping out Tech                                                                                                                                                               Tim Souza – Ecosystems Manager at Thomson Reuters Labs

Screen Addiction and Finding Digital Balance                                                                                                       TBA

Using Technology Purposefully                                                                                                                                 TBA

Registration

To register contact Rebekah at rjdejong@uwaterloo.ca.
Registration closes March 15, 2019.
 

Author: KWPeace

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