Student Leadership Conference 2014

340 participants attended our 16th annual SLC! Theme: "Leaders Who Love Truth" (I Timothy 1). Speakers: Paul Goodnight and Ken Rudolph

This was our 16th year of SLC and the 2nd at the Zanka location! SLC 2014 theme: "Leaders who Love Truth" with a focus on I Timothy 1, especially verse 5, "But the goal of our instruction is love from a pure heart and a good conscience and a sincere faith." DOWNLOAD SLC 2014 BROCHURE
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Registration opens on May 1st! Remember that there are 3 registration prices this year...
- A 10% DISCOUNT for early registrations from May 1 to June 15
- The STANDARD registration price from June 16 to August 24
- A 20% price INCREASE for registrations beginning August 25
- NO registrations after September 10

125-135 EUR per person (partial scholarships available for some ACSI schools of central and eastern Europe)

A bus service will be available to and from the conference location (50€/person). *Please reserve bus service on the 2nd page of the registration form.*
Chartered busses will leave from Népliget metro station in Budapest at 1 pm and from the Liszt Ferenc Airport at 12:30 pm on WEDNESDAY. Return busses to Budapest are by RESERVATION ONLY.

There are good options for regional train service to the conference location (about 11€ round-trip with student ID card, 20€ full fare). See from: Déli pu. to: Zánkafürdõ. The 12:35 train requires no changes and arrives at 15:26.

You must pay the parking fee for private vehicles at Zanka of 7 Euro (2000 HUF). This does not apply if you leave your car or van outside the gate.

Student Selection: It is very important to begin your student selection well in advance. Please consider now how this will be done so that it most benefits your students and your school as a whole. The graduated pricing serves to encourage schools to think about selecting students early so that they will be better prepared for this event.  We have many ideas for helping you prepare your students for SLC, many of which are available in the document "SLC Student Preparation". We want each student to get the most out of this event, which can only happen with your excellent support, teaching and prayers.

Conference Preparation Downloads (FINAL VERSIONS):

  1. SLC Student Preparation - Valuable advice for a meaningful experience that begins NOW
  2. SLC Chaperone Prep Letter (pdf) - with logistics and contact information (COMPLETE)
  3. Chaperone Responsibilities (pdf) - for working with your student groups
  4. SLC Medical Consent Form (pdf) - REQUIRED for each participant
  5. Train Schedules (pdf) - Updated on Sept. 1
  6. Conference Schedule - final (pdf) - Updated Sept. 11
  7. SLC 2014 Program Book (pdf) - on-line Sept. 11
  8. SLC discussion groups by group or alphabetical and discussion questions - Updated Sept. 17
  9. SLC Workshop titles and descriptions (pdf) - Updated Sept. 17

Conference Speakers: Paul Goodnight was born in Germany and later moved to Atlanta, Georgia. He has served in music groups, on staff at Florida Bible College and now as a pastor at Reston Bible Church in Virginia since 1993. Paul is an inspiring and powerful youth speaker and has been used of God at SLC, challenging us to live lives completely committed to Christ.
Ken Rudolph was a pastor for 10 years and since 1986 has been a youth speaker, challenging thousands of young people to give their lives to Christ and make a difference for Him in their schools, communities, and nations. Ken and his wife Jinner live in North Carolina and travel extensively, inspiring students to live courageously for Christ.

For school planning purposes:

Location: SLC takes place at a youth and conference center on the north bank of Lake Balaton. This allows us to serve many schools and participants in a beautiful and comfortable setting about 2 hours from the Budapest airport.Zanka reception

Transportation to the conference site is available by public bus or train from Budapest with stops right at the entrance of the camp. We also contract charter buses to transport groups from the airport or Népliget Metro for an extra fee.

On-line registration: SLC registration is available on our website beginning May 1st. Please use your school''s special registration code (sent to your school's e-mail) to begin the registration process. If you have registered for an ACSI Europe conference or SLC on-line already, you can sign in with your e-mail and then start the SLC registration with your school and personal information already on the form. The cost of the conference includes housing for 3 nights, all meals from Wednesday evening through Saturday breakfast, activities, snacks and conference fees.

At SLC we want to:

- Grow in our personal walk with Christ
- Identify our leadership skills and potentials
- Recognize God''s call on our lives
- Develop our student action plan
- Strengthen our spiritual support network
- Strengthen our Christian schools
- Encourage our commitment to grow and serve God



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Student Leadership Conference 2014

Wednesday 24th September 2014 to Saturday 27th September 2014