Ethical Leadership, the Church and the Global Economy

Live Webcast Schedule and Prices

While there is still time to register for this exciting conference we also recognize that not everyone will be able to attend in person. Therefore, plans have been made to provide live webcasts at a cost of $20.00 per lecture or for the packaged price of all five lectures at $75.00.  In addition, there are several free webcast opportunities built into the conference schedule.

At any time prior to the event, you have the opportunity to pay online using your credit card to gain access to that particular webcast by clicking on the links below. Should you choose to purchase the packaged price, then access to each event will be provided.

Once you purchase your viewing pass, you will create a username and password which you will use to log on to each webcast up to 15 minutes prior to the start time at  Please note that all times listed are Central Standard Times.  To purchase all five webcasts at the special rate of $75 click here.

The following webcasts are being made available:

Thursday, February 25

11:00 a.m. Opening Worship - Bishop Gregory Palmer preaching President of the Council of Bishops, United Methodist Church.  Free Webcast.

2:00 p.m. "Caught in the Middle" Richard C. Longworth - Senior Fellow, Chicago Council on Global Affairs and author of Caught in the Middle: America's Heartland in the Age of Globalis. Webcast Cost:  $20.00. Purchase this webcast now!

3:45 p.m. "Ethical Leadership and the Mission of the Church in a Global Society" Dr. Max Stackhouse - Professor Emeritus, Princeton Theological Seminary and international speaker on faith and globalization.  Webcast Cost:  $20.00. Purchase this webcast now!

7:15 p.m. "Ethical Leadership in a Globalized World: Educating Leaders for the Church, and Academy and the World" Dr. Walter Fluker - Executive Director of the Leadership Center, Morehouse College and author of Ethical Leadership: the Quest for Character, Civility and Communit.  Webcast Cost:  $20.00. Purchase this webcast now!


Friday, February 26

8:30 a.m. Opening Worship - Bishop Sally Dyck preaching Minnesota Episcopal Area, United Methodist Church.  Free Webcast.

9:30 a.m. "Two, or Perhaps Two-and-a-half Cheers for Globalization" Dr. Brent Waters - Director of the Stead Center for Ethics and Values and the Jerre and Mary Joy Stead Professor of Christian Social Ethics at Garrett-Evangelical Theological Seminary.  Webcast Cost: $20.00. Purchase this webcast now!

11:00 a.m. "Ethics and Values-Driven Global Leadership" Dr. Dipak C. Jain - Sandy and Morton Goldman Professor of Entrepreneurial Studies and Professor of Marketing, Northwestern University's Kellogg School of Management.  Webcast Cost:  $20.00. Purchase this webcast now!

1:30 p.m. African American Churches, Globalization and Global Solidarity  - Panel.  Free Webcast.

  • Dr. Juan Floyd-Thomas, Associate Professor of Black Church Studies, Vanderbilt University Divinity School
  • Dr. Peter Paris, Visiting Professor of Christian Social Ethics and African American Religion, Harvard Divinity School and Emeritus Professor of Christian Social Ethics, Princeton Theological Seminary
  • Dr. Drew Smith, Director of the Center for Church and the Black Experience, Garrett-Evangelical Theological Seminary

Saturday, February 27

8:30 a.m. Opening Worship - Bishop John Hopkins preaching East Ohio Episcopal Area, United Methodist Church.  Free Webcast.

11:00 a.m. Plenary and Closing Celebration - Dr. Philip Amerson, President - Garrett- Evangelical Theological Seminary.  Free Webcast.

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