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Frequently Asked Questions Game Changers

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1. What is ICT4D?

ICT4D (Information and Communications Technologies for Development) refers to the use of communications technologies to improve lives in the developing world. For information about ICT4D in The United Methodist Church, visit

2. When and where will the 2015 conference be held?

The conference will be September 17 - 19, 2015, at the Gaylord Opryland Resort & Convention Center in Nashville, TN.

3. What time will the 2015 conference begin and end?

The conference will begin at 8 a.m. CT Thursday, September 17, and conclude at noon Saturday, September 19. 

4. Why attend?

This is a wonderful opportunity for dreamers and doers to gather to harness the power of communication. The aim is to demonstrate how information and communications technologies can be used to improve all facets of life throughout the developing world.

5. Who should attend?

Innovators, leaders, practitioners, people with an interest and YOU.

6. What are the fees to attend the 2015 conference, and where can I register?

Registration is $299 after July 1st. There is also a student rate available for $225.  Reserve your hotel room once you have completed your event registration.

7. What is included in the fees?

The registration fees cover the cost of registration material, breakfast and lunch on Day 1 and Day 2, and all coffee and tea breaks.      

8. What if I need to cancel my registration?

If you are unable to attend, you may send an alternate to the event without an additional charge. Refunds, minus a $35 cancellation fee, will be given for cancellations received in writing before July 18. Cancellation requests received after July 18 will receive 50% of all monies paid minus a $35 administration fee. To cancel or make a change, please send an email to the registrar at Refunds will be issued four to six weeks after the conference.

9. Do you have a question we didn't answer here?

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We look forward to seeing you in Nashville in September.