IGNITE Newcomer FAQs

What is IGNITE?

IGNITE is the name of our conference and the inspiration behind what we do. We want to IGNITE a spirit within you to inspire what you do.


Is there a way that I can get to know people?

Yes! We have a newcomer reception on Tuesday, February 4, just before the Opening Worship and Welcome Event. This is a chance for you to meet other people who are at the conference for the first time as well as some seasoned veterans who can help to answer any questions that you may have and offer tips for the best experience possible.


What professional benefits are there for me if I attend IGNITE?

If you are new to the field or have been doing it for years, IGNITE offers many opportunities for you to grow professionally. This conference will cover topics including renewable/annual giving, public relations, congregational communications, school administration, major giving, nonprofit leadership, planned giving, prospect research/development, marketing, and social media strategy, and there are numerous opportunities to network and share ideas with colleagues from around the country.

Will there be people in my profession at the conference?

Yes! We welcome attendees from a broad spectrum of vocational areas, including outdoor ministries, retreat centers, youth ministries, higher education, seminaries, campus ministries, districts/synods, church bodies, financial services, K-12 schools, congregations, early childhood centers, foundations, consulting partners, arts/culture, social services, relief agencies, health care, and aging/senior living. 

Where do I go for this conference? Is it close to the airport? Where do I park?

YES! The hotel is just 15-20 minutes from the airport and right on the strip!


The hotel address is:

Bally's Las Vegas Hotel

3645 South Las Vegas Boulevard

Las Vegas, NV 89109

If you're driving, parking is FREE!
Transportation Details


Where do I get my onsite registration materials?

We will send this info to you in an email before IGNITE.