This year's conference theme is refuge:
"Come to Me all who are weary and heavy laden and I will give you rest"
+ Matthew 11:28
SEPTEMBER 29 - OCTOBER 1, 2023
TICKETS AVAILABLE BEGINNING
MONDAY, JULY 17
It's official: 2023 Connect Conference registration is now open!
This marks the 7th Annual Connect Conference for Orthodox Christian young adults in their 20s and 30s. This in-person event takes place September 29 - October 1, 2023 at the Renaissance Hotel in the historic Mill District of Minneapolis, Minnesota steps from the Mississippi River.
We hope you will join us in the last weekend of September for an amazing opportunity to connect with other young adults through our mutual faith in Christ!
What Registration Includes:
Registration for the conference provides access to three days of events. This includes keynote addresses from featured guests, breakout discussions, Q&A sessions, social activities, and meals (Friday dinner, Saturday breakfast, Saturday lunch, and Sunday brunch after Divine Liturgy)
2023 Featured Guests:
+ Dan Christopulos: Director of Development for the Orthodox Christian Mission Center (OCMC) supporting efforts to "make disciples of all nations"
+ Mother Macrina: Nun of Holy Dormition Orthodox Monastery in Michigan (OCA Romanian Episcopate), former school educator, and Minnesota native
+ Father Seraphim Majmudar: Priest of Saint Lawrence Orthodox Church in California (GOA Palestinian Vicariate) and convert from Hinduism to Orthodoxy
+ Father Joshua Makoul: Dean of Saint George Orthodox Cathedral in Pittsburgh (Antiochian Archdiocese) former counselor, AFR podcast host, and author
Please note that hotel reservations are made separately from the conference ticket you are about to purchase.
Rooms are being held for conference attendees for your booking convenience. A direct link for booking a room at Renaissance Minneapolis Hotel, The Depot (Marriott) is included with your ticket's emailed receipt. Reserving through this special link applies a 10% discount.
The hotel is conveniently located three blocks from Metro Blue Line: light rail connecting the city to MSP International Airport and Mall of America.
Registration fees are non-refundable and non-transferable. This policy is for the financial security of the Connect Conference. In the event of a registrant's need or desire to cancel registration, he or she should notify us at [email protected]