Digital Labs Conference

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Digital Labs

An online conference for anyone involved in church digital communications
Learn the latest digital skills and strategy for your church

The Church of England’s Digital Labs conference is a two-day online conference to inspire and equip Church of England churches to share Good News, grow people’s faith and bring more people to faith by harnessing digital and social media.

23 - 24 October online

Join us as we talk about topics such as livestreaming, mix mode services, online engagement and insights. Plus, network with churches, speakers, and experts in our first online conference taking place this October.

Digital Labs is run by the Church of England Digital Team

Final tickets have been released

Register here

Come along to hear 10+ inspirational speakers and industry experts

At the online Digital Labs conference, you will be inspired by keynote speakers and digital experts who will share best practice and give practical advice for using social media and websites to grow your church and welcome more people in our local worshipping communities.

Who will be speaking?

Meet the Digital Labs team

What will you learn?

If you run your church’s digital channels or are interested in setting these up, come along to Digital Labs to discover these skills:

  • Using A Church Near You
  • Learn how your church can approach in person and online services and events
  • How to use online communication tools to build engagement
  • Livestreaming from your church building
  • Using digital to reach younger generations
  • How leading organisations use digital strategically
  • Case studies from churches using digital successfully
  • An overview of the Church of England’s digital plans for the future

Read the full schedule here

Is this for me?

Are you a clergyperson, ordinand, reader,  church leader, youth worker, social media manager, PCC member, graphic designer, video editor, livestream producer, A Church Near You editor, or perhaps someone who is just getting started? This conference is for you!

At Digital Labs, you’ll learn how to use online communication tools to build engagement, create accessible online services, reach into your local community, and engage new people. Whether you are a church already livestreaming and using social media, or whether you are just getting started – attend Digital labs and be inspired for your next step.   

How can I participate in the conference?

Once you are signed up, you will receive an email from the Church’s digital team with your conference information. You will receive regular emails with speakers, topics, and blogs. In October, you will receive an invite to download the app and create your conference profile. 

During the two-day conference, everything will be available through your own online log-in. You will be able to see the speaker schedule and plan which you’ll attend live. Each day, there will be live keynote sessions with an opportunity for Q&A, and our Labs sessions where you will learn practical skills from our experts. There will be an opportunity to network with other attendees to share advice and learn from each other.

After the conference, you’ll receive access to all our keynote sessions and Labs to catch up and watch with others.  

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