During the conference you will have multiple opportunities to develop skills and obtain resources that enhance our energy and ability to accelerate ministry.
In the Ministry Marketplace, we want to enhance the exhibit experience by creating interactive neighborhoods where you as staff can get real-time coaching and resource contextualization to help you thrive in achieving the 2030 calling.
Finance and Administration
All InterVarsity’s HR information lives in Workday, but how can you access it? How can you use this platform to its full potential—and save yourself time? We’ll have team members on hand to equip you to navigate Workday, whether it’s reviewing benefits or completing expense reports.
Introducing Salesforce Community
The Staff Portal has been rebuilt using Salesforce’s cloud tech! It’s modern and mobile with visual dashboards, straightforward reports, and friendly data entry. Come meet our team of experts and try out the new platform.
Understanding My Benefits
PPO, HDHP/HSA, 403(b)—with so many numbers and acronyms, making health care and investment decisions can be a challenge. Let us help you cut through the confusion and clarify your options, so you can make the best physical and financial health choices.
Sabbatical Plan coaching
Want to learn more about sabbaticals? Come explore with us. Thinking about taking a sabbatical in the next two years? Let us help you plan and prepare. Already planning one? Come get a fresh perspective on it.
rule of life coaching
Looking for ways to make the rhythms of your work and growth more sustainable? Come learn more about Rule of Life practices. Let us help you begin forming one or get a fresh perspective on how to sharpen the Rule of Life you already have.
Mentor, theologian, recruiter, party planner—sometimes it can feel like a lot of things are all up to you. MPD doesn’t have to be one of them. Come receive personalized support and coaching for all your MPD questions.
Just because your students are graduating doesn’t mean their time with InterVarsity has to be over. Learn more about the GAPS (Give, Advocate, Pray, Serve) Program and help recent alumni stay connected.
Prayer letter storytelling
God’s just done something incredible in a student or faculty’s life. You can’t wait to tell your ministry partners all about it . . . but where do you start? How do you say it? Come learn the secrets of storytelling!
donorelf & karani coaching (mpd software tools)
When’s the last time you contacted that donor? Is your giving budget for the month on track? Learn how these tools can help take the stress out of MPD logistics.
wills & estate coaching
A ministry partner emails you saying she’d like to put your ministry in her will. What do you do? Come find out how to help donors navigate this unique giving opportunity.
thank you letter writing station
“Thank you.” It’s so simple to say, to write, but how do you do it well? Stop by for sample thank-you scripts and take instant photos with fun thank-you frames. Thank a ministry partner today!
Strategy and Innovation
DIA innovation system
Discover. Incubate. Accelerate. Come identify what stage of innovation your projects are in and how to move forward—especially when they stall out. Receive personalized coaching for each step of the process.
Swag & store2go
Load up on all your favorite InterVarsity swag during SC20 without shipping fees! And learn how you can bring the InterVarsity Store back to your campus for upcoming events through Store2Go.
Take the next step in reaching a new corner of your campus. Learn more about how to plant specific kinds of ministry and talk to expert corner coaches!
Each year Time Magazine lists 100 most influential people in the world. Every year artists are the highest percentage of all the different types of professionals listed. How can we help you start or grow communities of faith that can be the foundation to this great group of influencers?
Asian American Ministries
Only 1/3 of Asian Americans in the US identify as Christian and there are over 20 ethnicities represented in the Asian diaspora. Have you been thinking about reaching AA students? Already started? Let us help you honor and reach Asian American students on your campuses. We will be offering coaching in evangelism and planting strategies to reach the diverse Asian American communities in every corner of your campus.
Having challenges attracting athletes to your fellowship? On average, college athletes spend 31-44 hours per week doing their sport. Come to learn key steps in how to minister to this community and how to empower student athletes to reach their teammates.
Black Campus Ministries
There are over 3 million Black college students. IV is one of largest ministries reaching this audience and only reaches just over 4,000. Come learn how to fill the gap!
Grad and Faculty Ministries
Graduate Student Ministries: 37% of the students in your chapter will eventually go to graduate/professional school. Connecting them with GFM will serve the 2030 Calling and continue the important investment you've made in them over the years.
Less than 4% of college students are involved in Greek life, yet 85% of all student leadership positions are held by Greeks. How can we help you engage those leaders to see where faith and greek life intersect can on your campuses?
International Student Ministries
Engaging international corners: Want to plant new ministry or welcome more international students, either through ISM chapters or ME chapters? Come by for a short (5min) or longer (20+min) conversation. We have resources to help you take your next step, too.
18% of college students in US are Latino! What is your plan to reach the ones in your city/on your campus? Get connected with a LaFe coach, we want to partner with you in reaching this growing generation of Latino students.
Today, ~250K Native Americans are pursing higher education, yet next to nothing is being done to develop them as the Kingdom leaders that Creator is calling them to become. Native InterVarsity is the top Christian ministry equipping college students to reach their campuses and become world changers.
Nurses Christian Fellowship
Do you have one hour a week you can give to reaching a corner of campus? Come learn about starting NCF! Planting with nursing students is a rewarding and strategic focus ministry. Nursing students have a close community and have natural leadership skills that makes planting with limited time realistic.
Do you have ministry partners that are nurses? Are you looking for ways to care for them and support them as they support you? Connect them to NCF! Through our membership and professional groups they can receive the care and support they need to thrive in a demanding vocation.
Know any students who are interested in serving overseas with Link? What about potential future staff who could benefit from cross-cultural training and experiences? Come learn how to guide students into these new exciting, stretching opportunities.
Is Jesus calling you to consider stepping into a new season of life? Come hear how previous staff have been called to partner with sister IFES movements across the world. Our coaches look forward to walking alongside you throughout your discernment journey.
Joining Link is saying yes to catalytic leadership training with fellow IFES ministries. Prepare yourself for future roles and strategic leadership.
Looking to further develop your chapter or region’s heart for missions? Learn how you can twin with a sister IFES movement—without even having to leave campus. Establish connections, build relationships, and engage with the global body of Christ!
Diversity and Inclusion
Learn how to make your ministry an even more welcoming, open space. Get expert coaching on how to invite and include more members of your campus.
Learning and Talent
Come share your best leadership coaching resources and discover some new ones too! Also, receive personalized coaching to learn how you can disciple world changers even better.
Wanting to take the next step but not sure how to begin or what’s out there? We can help coach you to think about the next 5 years.
Book resource display & consultation
SC20 wouldn’t be complete without the chance to find some great books, right? Browse our collection of new and classic titles covering a wide array of subjects, with an emphasis on works related to SC20 themes and speakers. Also, stop by to talk about future book ideas, tips for using IVP resources in your ministry, and book suggestions that are most relevant for you.
conference to go
Raise money. Raise leaders. It’s a win-win. Stop by to learn different ways you can generate some revenue for your chapter by running book tables. Interested in a virtual book table pilot program? Come hear more.
Get a sneak peek at an upcoming online education program, featuring many IVP books and authors.
The Wall of great books
What books have changed your life? Write about them and share with others. Receive recommendations and let IVP know which books are most meaningful to you.