The buildings where congregations meet each Sunday aren’t just brick, concrete, and hardware. These are facilities God entrusts to us to serve Him and His church. As you look for the best tools and methods for creating and maintaining excellent church facilities, these church facilities conferences are an excellent resource.

Here are several church facilities conferences to consider in 2021:

#1 – NAB Show | October 9-13, 2021 | Las Vegas, NV

#2 – FILO Chicago | May 11-12, 2021 | South Barrington, IL

#3 – SALT | October 2021 | Nashville, TN

#4 – NRB – June 21-24, 2021 | Grapevine, TX

#5 – Virtual Church Facility Management Expo | September 14-15,2021 | Virtual

#6 – Church Facilities Expo (CFX) | September 21-22, 2021 | Dallas, TX

#7 – Infocomm | October 23-29, 2021 | Orlando, FL

#8 – LDI Show | November 15-21, 2021 | Las Vegas, NV

#9 – NAMM Show | January 20-23, 2022| Anaheim, CA

#1 – NAB Show

October’s NAB Show® will be the most significant, in-person media and entertainment event of 2021. The industry will realize unparalleled access to critical information, inspiration, and solutions for those seeking to create superior audio and visual experiences that attract listeners and viewers in large numbers for greater reach.

Upcoming Events:

  • October 9-13, 2021 | Las Vegas, NV

#2 – FILO Chicago

Audio or lighting, staff or volunteer, beginner or expert, everyone is encouraged to attend. Technical artists are the focus of FILO. However, worship pastors, music directors, lead pastors, creative directors, or anyone who works with technical artists are welcome to attend. There are four main sessions…and you don’t have to worry about production at all! 60+ breakout classes to stretch our minds and hearts.

Upcoming Events:

  • May 11-12, 2021 | South Barrington, IL & Live Stream

#3 – SALT

SALT is a community where you can be connected, be equipped, and be inspired in your creative calling.  In 2021, SALT will host a conference to help you increase your creative abilities and leverage the most of your creative identity. With inspiring main sessions, practical workshops and breakouts, and incredible environments of endless creativity, this is an event that will help you go from novice to professional in every way. More details will be coming soon.

Upcoming Events:

  • TBD

#4 – NRB

NRB 2020 offers unique opportunities to network with top Christian communicators, hear outstanding speakers and artists, and be inspired by the latest insights and strategies from innovative media experts. The largest marketplace dedicated to Christian media professionals, the NRB Exposition is bustling with resources to help expand and enhance your media efforts.

Upcoming Events:

  • June 21-24, 2021 | Grapevine, TX

#5 – Virtual Church Facility Management Expo

Church Facility Management Conference 2021 is brought to you by Smart Church Solutions. Our facilities have been entrusted to us from the Lord, and it is our responsibility to be faithful stewards of those buildings. The goal of these workshops and sessions is to help you do just that.

Upcoming Dates:

  • September 14-15,2021 | Virtual

#6 – Church Facilities Expo (CFX)

Church Facilities Expo is a new event serving the House of Worship market. Partnerships with leading media brands in the industry have us well-positioned to educate and connect those who produce church services with those seeking to provide a better experience to their community. The Church Facilities Conference & Expo will bring together 2,000+ production and facilities staff, pastors, and influential volunteers to build relationships and enhance knowledge between 175+ manufacturers, service providers, and those who create influential and meaningful experiences for their communities each Sunday.

Upcoming Events:

  • September 21-22, 2021 | Dallas, TX

#7 – InfoComm

InfoComm 2020 is the largest professional audiovisual trade show in North America, with thousands of products for audio, unified communications and collaboration, display, video, control, digital signage, home automation, security, VR, and live events.

Upcoming Events:

  • October 23-29, 2021 | Orlando, FL

#8 – LDI Show

As the leading conference and tradeshow for live design professionals from all around the globe, LDI hosts over 14,000 members of the production community, working in a wide range of international live and broadcast venues.

From leading industry training, hands-on product demos, vendor-designed presentations, and real-world product applications to unique experiential networking events, LDI offers something for everyone on your team.

Upcoming Events:

  • November 15-21, 2021 | Las Vegas, NV

#9 – NAMM Show

The NAMM Show is the global crossroads of the music, sound, and entertainment technology products industries. The NAMM Show is the ultimate opportunity for industry professionals to come together to share their passion for music, build relationships, and learn from each other through a vast array of educational and networking opportunities.

Upcoming Events:

  • July 15-17, 2021 | Nashville, TN

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