Forward 2019 FAQ

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Q: What are the dates and timings for the conference?

The dates for the conference are as follows: -

CONFERENCE Tuesday 7th – Thursday 9th May 2019
Starts at 15:00 Ends at 15:30

Q: Are there any deals with Hotels in Bradford?

This information is on the AoG website under Events, Stronger Together and Hotels. Please note that hotel accommodation is not included in your conference fee.

Q: Is there Parking available?

Yes - there are 280 spaces at the venue that will be allocated on a first-come-first-served basis. There is also some additional on street parking around the venue.

Q: Can I just come for one of the days of evenings?

Yes, there is a day delegate rate and evening price as follows: -

  • Tuesday Day Delegate £30.00
  • Tuesday Evening Only £10.00
  • Wednesday Day Delegate £45.00
  • Wednesday Evening Delegate £10.00
  • Thursday Day Delegate £35.00

Q: Will there be any Crèche facilities or streams for children?

At this year’s conference, we are providing an unsupervised room with a live link from the main auditorium for babies/toddlers age only. Unfortunately, we are not able to provide full childcare.

Q: Is the food cost covered in the price?

No. There will be lunch options available to purchase around the venue and marquee area this year. Free tea and coffee will be available for you during certain breaks in the conference.

Q: What time is the General Council Meeting?

This will be on Tuesday 7th May 2019 at 16:45 in Hall A of Venue 2 at LIFE Church Bradford.

Q: Who are the speakers for the event?

This year we have the following keynote speakers: - Leo Bigger - Zurich & Rachel Hickson - UK

Q: Will a programme be issued?

Yes, an outline of the programme will be available on the website. A detailed programme will also be issued at the conference on registration.

Q. Are there any restaurants nearby?

Yes there are a number of options around the venue. There is also a small retail complex at Exchange Leisure Park in Vicar Lane hosting Pizza Hut, Nando’s and Frankie & Benny’s. (Discounts apply on presentation of the delegate wristband)

On site will be a variety of food vans also during dinner time if you cannot or don’t want to go offsite one of the days. They will be selling a range of food at this time and you can sit in the marquee area at this time. The main venue will be closed.

Q: Is there a cancellation fee?

All cancellations made before 1st April 2019 are subject to a 20% administration charge for each delegate. No refund will be made after this date even if you do not or cannot attend the conference for any reason. However, you may transfer your registration to another person providing it has been fully paid for.

Q: Is there a charge for debit and credit cards?

There is a £3.00 booking fee per ticket.

Q: Are tickets transferable?

You may transfer your registration to another person provided it has been fully paid for. Please let us know in advance if any transfers are to be made for administration purposes before the conference.

Q: Are there facilities for the disabled?

There is disabled access to the whole venue, disabled toilets, and a hearing loop. When booking in for the conference please notify us of any specific requirements and we will endeavour to help. Parking is available on site for disabled badge holders.

Q: Who do I make a cheque payment out to?

“Assemblies of God GB”

Q: Will the New Ministers Ordination be held during the Conference?

Yes. This will take place on Wednesday 8th May 2019 16:00 during session 6 in the main auditorium.

Q: Will there be an offering taken during the conference?

Yes. We will be taking an offering on the Tuesday and Wednesday evening sessions toward the work of the fellowship. You can give cash, cheque or credit card. We are also able to claim gift aid on each donation given by a UK tax payer.