The Department of Conventions and Conference Planning has been given the responsibility of overseeing the planning and selection of all Archdiocese Conventions as well as all regional Parish Life Conferences.
2017 Diocesan Parish Life Conferences
Diocese of Charleston/New York
St. George, Little Falls, NJ
June 29–July 2, 2017
Diocese of Los Angeles/Eagle River
St. Michael, Van Nuys, CA
July 5–9, 2017
Diocese of Miami
Diocese of Miami DMC
June 15–17, 2017 (in Atlanta)
Diocese of Ottawa
St. Elias Cathedral, Ottawa, Ontario
June 29–July 2, 2017
Diocese of Toledo
St. George, Cicero, IL
June 21–25, 2017
Diocese of Wichita
St. Anthony the Great, Spring, TX
June 7–10, 2017
Diocese of Worcester
St. George Cathedral, Worcester, MA
June 17, 2017 and June 23–25, 2017
Go to AntiochianEvents.org for easy online registration.
All Parish Life Conferences and Archdiocese Conventions are required to use the Antiochian Events Registration System. The Department encourages all Parish Life Conferences and Archdiocese Conventions to charge a processing fee to all Teens, Adults and Clergy who do not purchase any event ticket(s), in order to offset administrative expenses. It is the policy of the Department that no event ticket have a price less than the price of the processing fee.
Latest News and Updates
The 2017 Archdiocese Convention Committee announces with excitement that Vendor Registration is NOW OPEN! The commitment to raise Convention standards is proven once again with the efforts to make vendors proud of being a part of the Antiochian Archdiocese's Convention to be held in July 2017 in Miami, Florida. Vendors will have the opportunity to choose the space of their liking from a convenient layout published alongside the Vendor Registration Form on the 2017 Archdiocese Convention Website. In addition, online Registration also available.
Great exposure awaits all vendors, who will be signed up on a "First come, first serve" basis. With over 2000 attendees expected, this Convention promises to help all the faithful benefit from the great work of the Orthodox vendors in this country and abroad. See you in July 2017, God willing!
The Department of Conventions and Conference Planning (DCCP) would like to inform parishes that the deadline for submitting bids to host the 2021 Archdiocese Convention is February 1, 2017. Parishes interested in bidding or obtaining information about the bidding process can contact the DCCP Co-Chairs, Carol Jazzar or Raed O. Sweiss. The DCCP email is DCCP@Antiochian.org. Please visit the Department website for contact and bid information.
It is recommended that no contact be made with the hotels until you contact the DCCP Co-Chairs. No contract or any form of commitment should be made without the approval of the DCCP.
Christ in our midst! He is and ever shall be!
The buzz continues with great excitement as the 2017 Archdiocese Convention is less than a year away!
Hotel Registration opens today, July 28, 2016: visit the Convention website.
Pre-registration began in Boston last summer. Space is filling up fast!
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