Leeds

CofE digital media learning roadshow, Leeds

On Saturday, 7 September 2019 at St George’s Church, Leeds, digital experts will share best practice and give practical advice for using social media and websites.

The day is aimed at churches wanting to make best use of digital media to build stronger connections with their communties and the outside world. The day will also include panel discussions, workshops and a marketplace for resources and hands-on digital help.

The day starts at 9 am with coffee and includes a chance to visit some of the Diocese of Leeds marketplace stalls.

Speakers

  • Chris Morris, Digital Engagement Lead at Christian Aid
  • Bishop Nick Baines, Bishop of Leeds
  • Adrian Harris, Head of Digital for the Church of England
  • Hayley Matthews, Broadcaster and Director of Lay Training for the diocese of Leeds
  • Ben Jones, Founder of Missional Generation
  • The Church of England digital team


During the day you'll be invited to attend two of our practical workshops on:

  • A Church Near You
  • Using digital innovation to reach a younger generation
  • Video
  • The Life Events Diary
  • How to use national campaigns locally
  • Everyday faith from Setting God's People Free
  • Website masterclass

Afternoon sessions will include a panel session from three local churches who are using digital successfully, keynotes from our experts on using search and how it works and further inspiration on how we can use digital for mission.

Venue

St George's Church, Great George Street, Leeds, LS1 3BR

St Georges church is an accessible building. If you have any additional requirements, or you would like to discuss your visit, please get in touch here.

Roadshow photo