Santa Clara Faith Formation Conference

Save the Date 2018 Conference.
November 29 – December 1, 2018


Santa Clara Convention Center
5001 Great America Parkway
Santa Clara, CA 95054
(408) 748-7000

Join hundreds of other catechists, liturgists, and lay ministers from parishes and Catholic schools for two days of an education, collaboration, worship, & get inspired.

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School Sessions

Hear the latest information on faith formation for our children. All teachers, principals and pastors are welcome.

New! Leadership Sessions

Best practices and accountability in the management, finances, communications, and human resources development of the Catholic Church.

Multiculture Sessions

Multiple speakers in Spanish, Vietnamese and other languages for our multiculture attendees.

Exhibitors/Resource Center

Participated by multiple exhibitors that provide tools and materials for prayer and education and help aid catechists, teachers, youth and young adult ministries, and parishioners. More…

Keynote Speakers


GIA- Tony Alonso,


Sister Teresa Maya,
CCVI, President of the Leadership
Conference of Women Religious (LCWR)


Fr. Dave Dwyer, C.S.P.
Busted Halo Ministries


Bishop Thanh Thai Nguyen,
Auxiliary Bishop of Orange

Conference Schedule

Friday Schedule


8:00 AM – 4:30 PM       Registration and Resource Center Hours Open
9:00 AM – 9:30 AM       Morning Prayer – Reflection
9:30 AM – 10:15 AM     English Keynote
10:15 AM – 10:45 AM   Break
10:45 AM – 11: 45 PM   English Sessions and School Keynote
11:45 AM – 12:15 PM    Break
12:15 PM – 1:15 PM      Leadership Roundtable
                                         English Sessions
11:45 AM – 6:30 PM     Resource Center Hall Hours
1:15 PM – 2:45 PM       Lunch / Exhibits Open
2:45 PM – 3:45 PM        English Sessions
3:45 PM – 4:15 PM       Break / Exhibits
4:15 PM – 5:15 PM        English Sessions
5:15 PM – 6:00 PM       Resource Center Raffles and Book Signing
6:00 PM – 6:45 PM       Taize*
6:30 PM                      Saints in the City

Saturday Schedule


8:00 AM – 3:30 PM      Resource Center Hours
8:00 AM – 3:15 PM      Registration and Resource Center
9:00 AM – 10:15 AM    Welcome: Eucharistic Liturgy
10:15 AM – 10:45 AM   Break
10:45 AM – 11:45 PM  Spanish Keynote
                                       Chinese Keynote Cantonese
                                       Vietnamese Keynote                                                                        English Sessions
11:45 AM – 1:00 PM     Lunch
1:00 PM – 2:00 PM       English Keynote
                                        Vietnamese Keynote
                                        Chinese Keynote Mandarin 
                                         Spanish Sessions
2:00 PM – 2:45 PM       Break / Resource Center
3:00 PM – 4:00 PM       Vietnamese Sessions
                                        Chinese Sessions
                                        English Sessions
                                        Spanish Sessions
3:30 PM                       Resource Center Close
4:00 PM                       SCFFC Concludes

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