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Exmormon Foundation 2016 Conference

"All changes, even the most longed for, have their melancholy; for what we leave behind us is a part of ourselves; we must die to one life before we can enter another." -- Anatole France

"SHATTERED COMPASS -- Picking Up the Pieces"
Oct. 7-9, 2016
The Doubletree Suites
Salt Lake City, Utah

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Conference Program

Friday, October 7, 2016

(All activities in ballroom unless otherwise noted)

4:30-6:30 PM: Registration, dinner on your own
6:30-7:30 PM: Social Hour, Cash Bar
7:30-8:00 PM: Welcome -- KATHLEEN JONES, President, Exmormon Foundation
Greeting and Announcements -- SUE EMMETT, Conference Chair, VP Exmormon Foundation
8:00-10:00 PM: Open Mic for Conference Attendees (audio)
10:00-1:00 AM: Socializing/Hospitality Room

Saturday, October 8, 2016

9:00-10:15 AM: SAMANTHA, CONNOR AND TANNER -- "Behind the Scenes -- Zelph On the Shelf" (audio)
10:30-12:00 PM: MARK GILES -- "Recognition, Responsibility, and Recovery: Managing the Transition from Mormonism" (audio)
12:00-2:00 PM: LUNCH ON YOUR OWN
2:00-3:30 PM: JEREMY RUNNELLS -- "The Examined Life: Restoring Your Own Power & Liberty" (audio)
3:30-4:00 PM: SHORT BREAK
4:00-5:30 PM: MAX ZIMMER -- "If Where You're Going Isn't Home: Four Novels About the Battle Between Jazz & Religion for a Boy's Soul" (audio)
6:00-7:30 PM: Social Hour, Cash Bar
7:30-8:15 PM: Dinner
8:15-9:00 PM: "PAT BAGLEY LIVE!" (audio)
9:00-9:30 PM: Door Prizes
9:30 PM-1:00 AM: Socializing/Hospitality Room

Sunday, October 9, 2016

9:30 AM-12:00 PM: "You Wanted to Ask What?" -- Open Q & A with a panel of Saturday's speakers (audio)

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