Forum12 Presents

Christians In Web3 Summit

Jan

25-27th

2023

Location: In-Person & Online

Oral Roberts University, Tulsa, OK & Online Experience

Join Us To Connect With Other Christians In Web3

Learn From Top Leaders In Crypto, Nft, Defi, Ministry, Tech & Business To Further The Kingdom Of God Through Web3

Packed With Non Stop Experiences

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The Mission For

1 Billion Souls

Forum12 is a team of faith-based futurists with a mission to build the Kingdom of God by positioning the Church on the cutting edge of technology and equipping and empowering Christian projects around the world. We partner with Christians and organizations around the world to bring one billion+ people to Jesus by pioneering a new ways to better connect with people and share the Gospel.

Take Your Place In History

The first Web3 CONFERENCE for Christians

Come Together & Learn New Techologies To
Share The Gospel & Empower Believers

Unite

Bring People Together

We are uniting leaders & organizations already in the Web3 space or those who desire to use Web3 technologies.

Educate Everyone

Network & Learn

We are educating individuals & organizations who want to be in the Web3 space or desire to use Web3 technologies.

Prioritize Action

Build A Greater Impact

We are creating the space providing an atmosphere focused on action and building solutions rather than just talking about problems.

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Join us online! We’re using Gather.Town for the digital experience for the Christians in Web3 Summit

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Christians In Web3 Summit Event 2023

Speakers

FORUM12 PRESENTS

Erik Skeldon

Eric Skeldon

Founder & visionary Eric Skeldon is a husband and dad of five daughters. He loves raising up bold brave daughters. Eric went into the army as an airborne soldier and then went and achieved a business degree from the University of North Texas. He ventured into tech and SaaS sales and learned to love code and software. Later Eric built a multimillion-dollar logistics business and exited that to go into entrepreneurship and has a passion for marketing, NFTs, emerging tech, and blockchain tech. He’s the founder of Kingdom Warriors.

Luke Richey

Founder, Gravity Jack & Co-founder Carbon12

Luke Richey

Richey began coding software at the age of 14 and created many successful startups up till 2009. In November of 2009, Richey founded Gravity Jack, Inc. with the vision of mobile based Augmented Reality and quickly established the company as a leader in that space, with a strong patent portfolio and dedicated research team.

Jason Fleagle

Chief Growth Officer, Forum12, Consultant/Advisor

Jason Fleagle

Jason has a background in helping businesses grow, generating $50mil+ in revenue over the last 10+ years. Jason has a background in biological sciences, software development, digital marketing, sales, and content marketing working with companies like John Maxwell, Ziglar Inc., Kevin Harrington from Shark Tank, the Original Red Power Ranger, Autism Power, the Better Business Bureau (BBB), and many more.

Sonny Gonzales

Marketing Director, Forum12

Sonny Gonzales

Sonny is a seasoned sales & marketing executive with 10+ years of experience as a marketing and sales leader working with companies like AAA, BeInCrypto, Eevelle, Welk Resorts, and more. Sonny uses data, marketing best-practices, and unique ideas to help companies grow and expand.

Sebastian Harris

COO & Co-founder, PublicSQ

Sebastian Harris

Sebastian Harris is the Chief Operating Officer and co-founder of PublicSq., a newly founded tech startup seeking to restore liberty to commerce in America. PublicSq. is an app and a website actively connecting businesses and consumers that share freedom-loving values. Sebastian is also the founder of Adoptable Babes NFTs, a project helping to support and fund adoptions around the world.

Brett Johnson

Founder, The Institute For Innovation, Integration & Impact, Inc.

Brett Johnson

Brett Johnson founded The Institute for Innovation, Integration & Impact, Inc. in 1996. Brett has over forty years of experience with leading public accounting and management consulting firms, helping corporations from global multinationals through to business start-ups and social sector organizations. Brett is the author of 18 books including Repurposing Capital and Kingdom Economics. Brett is a Chartered Accountant and holds a Bachelor’s degree in Commerce from the University of Cape Town.
Michael Mathews

VP, Technology And Innovation At Oral Roberts University

Michael Mathews

Mike has over 24-years of experience as a senior-level IT executive bringing creative solutions that value the end-users of education, technology, and business process management. Mike spent 12 years working at Cray Research where he trained hundreds of supercomputer engineers and spent many years leading corporations and higher education. Mike has spoken in ten different countries during the past five years to education governments and leaders on educational modalities. Mike is the author of three books and hundreds of articles on theology, education, and technology, and he has received the 2021 ICON Leadership Award, been named the 2021 Leading Education Technologist by Chief Information Officer Reviews, named as one of the 2020 Top 20 Business Leaders by Industry Wired, 2019 Top Ten Innovators by Industry ERA, one of America’s Top 30 Education innovators in 2017, and is a 2018 CIO 100 Award Winner.
Brendan Thompson

Founder & Ceo, Dead Games & Founder Of Ethnos Digital

Brendan Thompson

Brendan is the CEO and Founder of Dead Games, a web3 technology company that built the popular rugzombie.io platform as well as the founder of Ethnos Digital, a web3 giving platform made to accelerate missions giving. Brendan has a background in ministries, tech, and game development.

gabriel rench

Host of CrossPolitic Show, Media & PR Consultant, and Co-Founder of DropWave

Gabriel Rench

Gabriel is a media and PR consultant (www.PengoMedia.com), Co-Founder of the Fight Laugh Feast Network, and one of the host of CrossPolitic TV Show and Podcast (Airs on Direct Tv, Xfinity, streaming, and podcast), and cofounder of www.DropWave.io, a free speech podcast hosting platform.

Gabriel was arrested in September of 2020 for exercising his first amendment rights, singing Psalms outside of city hall in protest of the unconstitutional masks mandates. His arrest went viral, and has since landed him on the Laura Ingraham Show, Glenn Beck Show, The Todd Starnes Show, and more, and his arrest was even retweeted by then President Trump. He also serves as a Deacon at his church (King’s Cross), and serves on various non-profit boards. He lives on a small 10-acre farm with his wife, and three children.

Nick Rotola

Serial Entrepreneur, Founder of Web3 NYC Gallery

Nick Rotola

Nick is a member of the ORU alumni and former ORU baseball athlete. A serial entrepreneur and former professional baseball player, Nick has started businesses in real estate development, education tech, and crypto marketing.

Nick, along with his partners, launched Web3 NYC Gallery in June 2022 year as the world’s first IRL comprehensive Web3 store. The purpose of the company is to onboard the masses, close the gap between Web 2.0 and Web 3.0 through education. The store includes all aspects of web3 from crypto wallet setups to NFTs, the metaverse, and web3 gaming. This company also provides B2B services to develop the Web3 ecosystem by providing brands a targeted audience to market their projects in a brick-and-mortar retail environment.

In the first 4 months of operations, Web3 Gallery made over $2 million in revenue. The company continues to grow and is projected to have several new locations around the US launched in 2023 through a partnership with Simon Malls.

Christians In Web3 Summit Event 2023

Speakers

FORUM12 PRESENTS

Erik Skeldon

Eric Skeldon

Founder & visionary Eric Skeldon is a husband and dad of five daughters. He loves raising up bold brave daughters. Eric went into the army as an airborne soldier and then went and achieved a business degree from the University of North Texas. He ventured into tech and SaaS sales and learned to love code and software. Later Eric built a multimillion-dollar logistics business and exited that to go into entrepreneurship and has a passion for marketing, NFTs, emerging tech, and blockchain tech. He’s the founder of Kingdom Warriors.

Founder, Gravity Jack & Co-founder Carbon12

Luke Richey

Richey began coding software at the age of 14 and created many successful startups up till 2009. In November of 2009, Richey founded Gravity Jack, Inc. with the vision of mobile based Augmented Reality and quickly established the company as a leader in that space, with a strong patent portfolio and dedicated research team.

Luke Richey
Jason Fleagle
Chief Growth Officer, Forum12, Consultant/Advisor

Jason Fleagle

Jason has a background in helping businesses grow, generating $50mil+ in revenue over the last 10+ years. Jason has a background in biological sciences, software development, digital marketing, sales, and content marketing working with companies like John Maxwell, Ziglar Inc., Kevin Harrington from Shark Tank, the Original Red Power Ranger, Autism Power, the Better Business Bureau (BBB), and many more.

Marketing Director, Forum12

Sonny Gonzales

Sonny is a seasoned sales & marketing executive with 10+ years of experience as a marketing and sales leader working with companies like AAA, BeInCrypto, Eevelle, Welk Resorts, and more. Sonny uses data, marketing best-practices, and unique ideas to help companies grow and expand.

Sonny Gonzales
Sebastian Harris

COO & Co-founder, PublicSQ

Sebastian Harris

Sebastian Harris is the Chief Operating Officer and co-founder of PublicSq., a newly founded tech startup seeking to restore liberty to commerce in America. PublicSq. is an app and a website actively connecting businesses and consumers that share freedom-loving values. Sebastian is also the founder of Adoptable Babes NFTs, a project helping to support and fund adoptions around the world.

Founder, The Institute For Innovation, Integration & Impact, Inc.

Brett Johnson

Brett Johnson founded The Institute for Innovation, Integration & Impact, Inc. in 1996. Brett has over forty years of experience with leading public accounting and management consulting firms, helping corporations from global multinationals through to business start-ups and social sector organizations. Brett is the author of 18 books including Repurposing Capital and Kingdom Economics. Brett is a Chartered Accountant and holds a Bachelor’s degree in Commerce from the University of Cape Town.
Brett Johnson
Michael Mathews

VP, Technology And Innovation At Oral Roberts University

Michael Mathews

Mike has over 24-years of experience as a senior-level IT executive bringing creative solutions that value the end-users of education, technology, and business process management. Mike spent 12 years working at Cray Research where he trained hundreds of supercomputer engineers and spent many years leading corporations and higher education. Mike has spoken in ten different countries during the past five years to education governments and leaders on educational modalities. Mike is the author of three books and hundreds of articles on theology, education, and technology, and he has received the 2021 ICON Leadership Award, been named the 2021 Leading Education Technologist by Chief Information Officer Reviews, named as one of the 2020 Top 20 Business Leaders by Industry Wired, 2019 Top Ten Innovators by Industry ERA, one of America’s Top 30 Education innovators in 2017, and is a 2018 CIO 100 Award Winner.

Founder & Ceo, Dead Games & Founder Of Ethnos Digital

Brendan Thompson

Brendan is the CEO and Founder of Dead Games, a web3 technology company that built the popular rugzombie.io platform as well as the founder of Ethnos Digital, a web3 giving platform made to accelerate missions giving. Brendan has a background in ministries, tech, and game development.

Brendan Thompson
gabriel rench

Host of CrossPolitic Show, Media & PR Consultant, and Co-Founder of DropWave

Gabriel Rench

Gabriel is a media and PR consultant (www.PengoMedia.com), Co-Founder of the Fight Laugh Feast Network, and one of the host of CrossPolitic TV Show and Podcast (Airs on Direct Tv, Xfinity, streaming, and podcast), and cofounder of www.DropWave.io, a free speech podcast hosting platform.

Gabriel was arrested in September of 2020 for exercising his first amendment rights, singing Psalms outside of city hall in protest of the unconstitutional masks mandates. His arrest went viral, and has since landed him on the Laura Ingraham Show, Glenn Beck Show, The Todd Starnes Show, and more, and his arrest was even retweeted by then President Trump. He also serves as a Deacon at his church (King’s Cross), and serves on various non-profit boards. He lives on a small 10-acre farm with his wife, and three children.

Serial Entrepreneur, Founder of Web3 NYC Gallery

Nick Rotola

Nick is a member of the ORU alumni and former ORU baseball athlete. A serial entrepreneur and former professional baseball player, Nick has started businesses in real estate development, education tech, and crypto marketing.

Nick, along with his partners, launched Web3 NYC Gallery in June 2022 year as the world’s first IRL comprehensive Web3 store. The purpose of the company is to onboard the masses, close the gap between Web 2.0 and Web 3.0 through education. The store includes all aspects of web3 from crypto wallet setups to NFTs, the metaverse, and web3 gaming. This company also provides B2B services to develop the Web3 ecosystem by providing brands a targeted audience to market their projects in a brick-and-mortar retail environment.

In the first 4 months of operations, Web3 Gallery made over $2 million in revenue. The company continues to grow and is projected to have several new locations around the US launched in 2023 through a partnership with Simon Malls.

Nick Rotola

INTERESTED IN BEING A SPEAKER?

Let us know! Send us a message with your information and a topic or a few topic options you’d like to speak on. We’re currently looking for session, roundtable, and workshop speakers.

The Deep Problem

Christians are being left behind in the technology and online space, while the rest of the world is continuing to capture the attention and future of people by sharing an anti-Christian message that is purposeless and meaningless. Technology, especially Web3, can be used as one of the greatest tools of the global Church to share the gospel and impact 1Billion+ souls.

Calling All

Christian Leaders

This event is for anyone interested in web3, ministry, leadership, finance or the tech space & wants to learn how this incredible reality will impact the destinies of billions of lives.

Investors
Business Owner
Investors
Business Owner
Investors
Business Owner

NEW TO WEB3
NEW TO TECH
NEW TO CRYPTO

CRYPTO NATIVES
FOUNDERS
TECH PEOPLE

NEW TO WEB3
NEW TO TECH
NEW TO CRYPTO

CRYPTO NATIVES
FOUNDERS
TECH PEOPLE

Main Event Themes

Tech Development & Defi

Unpacking the Tech Behind Web3

Ministries, Nonprofits, & Churches

Empowering and Sharing the Gospel

Action & Impact

Web3 In Action

Powerful Topics

FORUM12 WANTS YOU TO CONNECT WITH OTHER CHRISTIANS AND LEARN HOW TO IMPACT GOD’S KINGDOM WITH THE TECHNOLOGY OF TOMORROW

Christians In Web3

EVENT DETAILS

  • Breakfast
  • 2 Main Talks
  • Lunch
  • 3 Breakout sessions
  • Networking Dinner
  • Breakfast
  • 2 Main Talks
  • Lunch
  • 3 Breakout sessions
  • Project Pitch Night & Award Ceremony
  • Breakfast
  • Closing Send Off
  • Open Networking
  • Month-Long FaithTech Hackathon

Full schedule coming soon!

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