Frequently Asked Questions
Who is invited?
Who puts on the conference?
Where is the conference?
What about Parking?
Where do we stay?
Is there a dress code?
Are meals provided?
Can I register with a check? cash?
Can I register on-site?
What time should I arrive?
Is there WiFi?
What if I can't attend?
What if I still have questions?
This is not an academic conference though a number of the speakers are highly respected scholars and international church leaders. This a conference for anyone interested in the future of Christians and Christian communities around the world. We welcome you to attend!
The Center for Early African Christianity and Institute for Classical Christian Studies are the primary organizers of the event.
The conference is held in Manhattan, NY at the Yale Club (Friday) and Central Presbyterian church (Saturday). Please see the Venue page for addresses and transportation information.
Parking is available near both venues for day-of, however we recommend taking advantage of public transportation. See the Venue page for more information.
Lodging is not included in conference registration.
Some hotels located close to Friday's venue are listed below:
Hilton Garden Inn New York/Midtown Park Ave: 45 E 33rd St, New York, NY 10016
The Westin New York Grand Central: 212 E 42nd St, New York, NY 10017
Courtyard by Marriott Manhattan/Fifth Avenue: 3 E 40th St, New York, NY 10016
Some hotels located close to Saturday's venue are listed below:
Courtyard by Marriott Manhattan/Midtown East: 866 3rd Ave, New York, NY 10022
Renaissance New York Hotel 57: 130 E 57th St, New York, NY 10022
DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Metropolitan: 569 Lexington Ave, New York, NY 10022
Friday Night at the Yale Club, yes. Club attire requires traditional or casual business attire (eg., jackets and dress slacks and shirts for gentlemen and appropriate equivalent dress is required for women). Jeans, shorts, casual sandals, sneakers, and athletic wear of any kind are not permitted. We hope this will not inhibit your attendance and enjoyment of this event.
Light appetizers and beverages will be provided on Friday evening at the Yale club. Morning coffee and lunch on Saturday at the Central Presbyterian Church is included with registration. For other meals, there is an assortment of restaurants within walking distance of both venues.
You can register with a credit/debit card or bank account number. We are not able to accept checks or cash in the mail. Click here to register.
Register in advance to guarantee your space. Space is limited and you may be turned away if the conference is full. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org for current registration availability, or click here to register.
Check-in and the welcome reception begins at 7 p.m. on Friday, November 9th at the Yale Club in New York City. You may also check-in on Saturday at the Central Presbyterian Church beginning at 9:30 a.m.. We highly encourage you to be there for the first session!
Yes, free wifi is available at both venues.
Please inform email@example.com immediately. Full registrations canceled within 30 days of payment will be refunded 100%. Registrations October 10th and later will not be able to be refunded.
Email us: firstname.lastname@example.org