SALT Conference 2013: Storyboard

You’ll get to hear from a great speaker, connect with some amazing friends, and worship an awesome God.

RegistrationRegister for SALT Conference here!

SALT Conf 2013 flier - Storyboard

Dates – Friday, January 18 – Sunday, January 20, 2013

Location – Holiday Inn Rolling Meadows, Rolling Meadows, IL.  The address is 3405 Algonquin Road, Rolling Meadows, IL 60008.

Price– $99 if you register by November 19 (and pay $29 deposit).
$115 before January 7. $125 thereafter. *Freshman get $15 off!
(Note:A deposit is just that, a deposit. It is non-refundable. If you pay the full amount and are unable to attend the conference, we can refund the conference fee less the $29 deposit amount.)

Main Speaker – Binu Thomas has been on staff at Youth For Christ Long Island since 2008.  He is currently also on staff at the Community Church of Great Neck, working with junior high, high school and college students.  He is married to his wife Nisha and together they have three children, Evelyn, Hannah and Andrew.

Arrival and Departure – Check-in and registration will be from 5:00 – 6:30 P.M on Friday and you’ll be free to leave by 2:00 P.M. on Sunday.

Transportation – Parking at the Holiday Inn Rolling Meadows is free and readily available. Directions are available at their website:

Drivers coming from the west of Chicago should note that the hotel is around on the northwest side of Chicago metropolitan and should plan on giving enough time to drive through in Friday traffic. The drive back on Sunday should be quicker. Also, please remember that the conference will be in the Central Time Zone.

Georgy Das playing guitar

Worship Band – Our band will once again be Redemption27!!!! We are excited to have them join us for their sixth appearance at the SALT Conference. The band is led by Georgy Das, former student leader of SALT Movement at UIC. He serves on staff at the International Community Evangelical Free Church as the worship leader. In his free time, he is a Genius at Apple Computers.

Talent Show – Every year we host a talent show… and this year is no exception. If you are interested in performing please indicate as much when you register.

Frequently Asked Questions
1) If I can’t come to the entire conference can I come to part of it? What is the cost if I do that?
Yes, you can come to part of the retreat. The broken down cost for the retreat is $15 per meeting, $25 per night, and $5 per meal. If you are not attending the entire conference, there is no freshman discount, but the early registration discount is $5. Your base cost must exceed $45 for the discount to apply.

2) What should I bring to the conference?
You should bring casual clothing, a coat, any toiletries you need, a notebook, a pen, a Bible, clothing for basketball if you want, games, anything you might need for the talent show if you are performing, and a camera.

3) What is covered in my registration costs?
Your registration covers the entire program, two nights at the hotel, all three meals on Saturday and breakfast on Sunday. It does not cover any travel costs (if you are riding with someone you should pitch in for gas). In the past most students who drove stopped for dinner on the way there and lunch on the way back. It also does not cover the cost of late night trips to a local restaurant.

4) Do I want to participate in the talent show?

5) Can high school students attend?
We do allow mature high school seniors to attend if they are interested, but keep in mind that it is a conference for college students. Also, if you’re in high school, you probably need to fill out a general-liability-release-under-18 and bring it to the conference.


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