Go and Learn

Speaker SCHEDULE

August 3, 2019

IMPORTANT NOTE: during registration, if you do not see the speaker/panel you are looking for, it means that selection is at full capacity and is no longer available. Some speakers are available in more than one block.

 

BREAKFAST / 8:00 am–9:00 am

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Breakfast is served

Breakfast is provided for all attendees. Image is for illustrative purposes only and does not reflect what may or may not be served.


KEYNOTE / 9:00 am–10:00 am

Keynote speakers / GO AND DO

Elder David T. and Sister Allison H. Warner

Elder David T. Warner was called as a member of the Fifth Quorum of the Seventy in April 2015. A former faculty member at BYU-Provo and managing director of the Church’s Priesthood and Family Department, he is a founding partner in a digital technology company. Sister Allison H. Warner grew up in Germany, Hong Kong, London, and Southern California before moving to Utah and studying Humanities at BYU-Provo. She has served as a stake and ward leader in Relief Society, Young Women, and Sunday School. Elder and Sister Warner are the parents of two sons.


1st BLOCK / 10:20 am–11:15 am

Go and Touch Hearts: A Lifetime of Filmmaking

T.C. Christensen

Learn from T.C. Christensen the lessons he’s learned and the rewards of making films that have touched the hearts of so many.

Go and Be Healed

Terryl and Fiona Givens

The Restoration recovered that Christ who is the most remarkable being in the history of religious thought. The Restoration reclaims Christ’s Atonement as an act of healing. It reconstitutes us as whole beings by transmuting the damage and pain endured in life’s educative crucible into sanctifying suffering that expands our capacity to receive and give love.

Go and Learn: Women and The Veil

T.K. Plant

Learn the significance of the veil to ancient Israel and its use in the Bible, leading to the remarkable understanding of the divine role of covenant women and their sacred relationship with the Savior in the Plan of Salvation.

Go and KNOW There is Nothing Wrong with You

Todd Sylvester

Through his own recovery process, Todd has learned that more powerful than any addiction was the power of the human soul. Todd will teach 4 universal principles that have empowered thousands to conquer addiction, crush compulsive behaviors and change their limiting belief systems.


2nd BLOCK / 11:35 am–12:30 pm

Large groups: These options are larger groups, and more lecture style. Panels will do Q&A from questions submitted beforehand and/or texted questions during the session.

BISHOPric PANEL: Go and Ask Bishopric Members and Advisors

Panelists include: Danny Brock, Harlan Hammond, and LaRae and Kent Scott.

Ask former bishops, counselors, and advisors of Mid-Single Adult wards the things you always wanted to know! What is most surprising? What did they learn? And what you can do to best support those in leadership roles?

CEO PANEL: Go and Find Your PROFESSIONAL Path

Panelists include: Amy Barnett, Kit Bate, and Aaron Rollins.

Ask CEOs and other successful individuals what they did to make their own way, and forge a new path in their professional lives. Find inspiration for your own path towards success and fulfillment!

CHURCH HISTORY PANEL: Go and Learn our History

Panelists include: Anne Berryhill, Sherilyn Farnes, and Elizabeth Kuehn.

Ask experts working at church headquarters on special documents like the Joseph Smith Papers all the things you’ve always wondered!

Small classes: These classes listed below are smaller, more intimate, and interactive! To support our theme to Go and Do, these courses get you DOING! Get ready to interact and connect in the classroom. (These courses cap at 40 per class!)

GO AND CREATE: Creativity for the Masses and How to Practice Daily Creativity

Emily Byrd

As God’s children, we are all blessed with creativity. Creativity can be learned and practiced on a daily basis and this course will teach you some habits and ways to express creativity.  You will also make a simple visual journal to get started! 

Go and Connect: Find a Healthy and Lasting Relationship

***This class is capped at 80, not 40***

Stephanie Gardner

Come and learn about how to overcome some of the biggest hurdles in mid-singles dating. This class is certain to get you back on your feet and into a healthy relationship in no time. Come away with tools you can't find anyplace else!

GO and Live Intentional and Fearless Every day

Lori Lee

Living intentional means taking action. Living fearless means learning to fear LESS as we practice using courage and come to trust that God truly has our back. Join Lori to talk about writing the life story that you want to tell even though it may not have unfolded as you expected. Create YOUR best life story on purpose…because you can.

GO AND ATTACH

Julie Miller

Learn more about general attachment types and how yours and others may interact. Participate in a few activities to lead you to more loving, secure relationships with family, friends, and romantic partners.

GO AND BUDGET

Scott Pickett

Learn from finance expert Scott Pickett how to better manage your money.

GO AND CONNECT: Write The Best Online Dating Profile

Allison Shields

Learn to give the message you want to give, and connect with those you want to connect with.

Go and See: Following the Savior through the Events of Holy Week

Daniel Smith

Learn the significance and symbolism of the Savior’s life as you follow Him through the Holy Week.

 

LUNCH / 12:30 pm–1:45 pm

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Lunch is served

Lunch is provided for all attendees. Image is for illustrative purposes only and does not reflect what may or may not be served.


3rd BLOCK / 1:45 pm–2:40 pm

Large groups: These options are larger groups, and more lecture style. Panels will do Q&A from questions submitted beforehand and/or texted questions during the session.

GO AND BE FAITHFUL

Jared Halverson

Jared M. Halverson, Institute Director, speaks on life and faith.

GO AND WATCH YOUR BODY LANGUAGE

Ann Washburn

Body Language expert Ann Washburn explores our body language, and what messages we are sending.

RELATIONSHIP PANEL: Go and Get on With it Already!

Panelists include: Heather Severn Callister, Loni and Mark Harmon, and Caroline Marriott.

Listen to mental health professionals give their best relationship advice.

Small classes: These classes below are smaller, more intimate, and interactive! To support our theme to Go and Do, these courses get you DOING! Get ready to interact and connect in the classroom! (These courses cap at 40 attendees per class!)

GO AND CREATE: Creativity for the Masses and How to Practice Daily Creativity

Emily Byrd

As God’s children, we are all blessed with creativity. Creativity can be learned and practiced on a daily basis and this course will teach you some habits and ways to express creativity.  You will also make a simple visual journal to get started! 

Go and Connect: Find a Healthy and Lasting Relationship

***This class is capped at 80, not 40***

Stephanie Gardner

Come and learn about how to overcome some of the biggest hurdles in mid-singles dating. This class is certain to get you back on your feet and into a healthy relationship in no time. Come away with tools you can't find anyplace else!

GO AND STRETCH: LEARN HEALING THROUGH MOVEMENT

Cameron Hatch

Explore how your body moves, and how you can find healing. Yoga with twist. (Pun intended).

GO and Live Intentional and Fearless Every day

Lori Lee

Living intentional means taking action. Living fearless means learning to fear LESS as we practice using courage and come to trust that God truly has our back. Join Lori to talk about writing the life story that you want to tell even though it may not have unfolded as you expected. Create YOUR best life story on purpose…because you can.

GO AND ATTACH

Julie Miller

Learn more about general attachment types and how yours and others may interact. Participate in a few activities to lead you to more loving, secure relationships with family, friends, and romantic partners.

GO AND BUDGET

Scott Pickett

Learn from finance expert Scott Pickett how to better manage your money.

GO AND CONNECT: Write The Best Online Dating Profile

Allison Shields

Learn to give the message you want to give, and connect with those you want to connect with.

Go and See: Following the Savior through the Events of Holy Week

Daniel Smith

Learn the significance and symbolism of the Savior’s life as you follow Him through the Holy Week.


4th BLOCK / 3:00 pm–4:00 pm

Large groups: These options are larger groups, and more lecture style. Panels will do Q&A from questions submitted beforehand and/or texted questions during the session.

GO AND LOVE YOUR LGBT BROTHERS AND SISTERS

Bennett and Becky Borden

Bennett and Becky Borden share their journey back to the gospel, the things they have learned along the way, and their thoughts on how we all might better serve the LGBT/SSA community of Latter-Day Saints. 

GO AND ACHIEVE

Leslie Householder

Leslie Householder teaches what it really means to have faith and what we can do to achieve the things we want in life by aligning ourselves to the natural laws. 

ADDICTION PANEL: GO AND HEAL

Panelists include: Thomas and Carol Colemere, Luke Gordon, and Cody Hawes.

Learn from addiction experts and past-addicts how to find healing and how to move through and beyond addiction.

hUMANITARIAN PANEL: GO AND SERVE

Panelists include: Ikram Abdullahi, Katherine Lowe, and Maren Swensen.

Find out from refugees and community leaders how you can make a difference and support humanitarian efforts in the Salt Lake Valley and beyond.

Small classes: These classes listed below are smaller, more intimate, and interactive! To support our theme to Go and Do, these courses get you DOING! Get ready to interact and connect in the classroom! (These courses cap at 40 per class!)

GO AND CREATE: Creativity for the Masses and How to Practice Daily Creativity

Emily Byrd

As God’s children, we are all blessed with creativity. Creativity can be learned and practiced on a daily basis and this course will teach you some habits and ways to express creativity.  You will also make a simple visual journal to get started! 

Go and Connect: Find a Healthy and Lasting Relationship

***This class is capped at 80, not 40***

Stephanie Gardner

Come and learn about how to overcome some of the biggest hurdles in mid-singles dating. This class is certain to get you back on your feet and into a healthy relationship in no time. Come away with tools you can't find anyplace else!

GO AND STRETCH: LEARN HEALING THROUGH MOVEMENT

Cameron Hatch

Explore how your body moves, and how you can find healing. Yoga with twist. (Pun intended).

GO AND ATTACH

Julie Miller

Learn more about general attachment types and how yours and others may interact. Participate in a few activities to lead you to more loving, secure relationships with family, friends, and romantic partners.

GO AND CONNECT: Write The Best Online Dating Profile

Allison Shields

Learn to give the message you want to give, and connect with those you want to connect with.

Go and See: Following the Savior through the Events of Holy Week

Daniel Smith

Learn the significance and symbolism of the Savior’s life as you follow Him through the Holy Week.