Answers Conference Ireland
12:45 - 23:59
The First of its Kind The Answers Conference Ireland - Contending for Creation will be the first of its kind, equipping people to defend the Bible and their Christian faith on a number of topics often questioned in today's society. The keynote speaker will be Ken Ham (President and Founder of Answers in Genesis, the Creation Museum and Ark Encounter) on his first speaking engagement in the Republic of Ireland since 1999. Mr Ham will be joined from the United States by Dr. Georgia Purdom (PhD in Molecular Genetics) and Pastor David Chakranarayan (AiG International Manager). Accompanying them from England will be Prof. Stuart Burgess (PhD), Prof. Andy McIntosh (PhD in Combustion Theory) and Simon Turpin (Executive Director AiG UK/Europe). Schedule Friday 2nd November 2018 11am–12:45 - Registration (delegates may consider purchasing lunch onsite) 12:45pm - Conference STARTS – Welcome/intro 1:00pm - Simon Turpin - Adam: The First & The Last 2:00pm - BREAK 2:30pm - Dr. Georgia Purdom - The Genetics of Adam & Eve 3:30pm - BREAK 4:00pm - Prof. Stuart Burgess - The Uniqueness of Man 5:00pm - break for DINNER 6:30pm - Ken Ham - Genesis & The State of The Culture 7:30pm - BREAK 8:00pm - Prof. Andy McIntosh - A Changed World: Rocks & Fossils Saturday 3rd November 2018 9:00am - David Chakranarayan - Millions of Years: An Attack on The Person of Christ 10:00am - BREAK 10:30am - Ken Ham - Communicating The Christian Message in a Secular Culture 11:30am - BREAK 12:00pm - Dr. Georgia Purdom - The Quest for Perfection: Eugenics - Past, Present & Future 1:00pm - break for LUNCH 2:30pm - Prof. Andy McIntosh - A Skeptical Look at Atheism 3:30pm - BREAK 4:00pm - Ken Ham - Noah & The Last Days: Why Build an Evangelistic Life-Size Ark? 5:00pm - BREAK 5:30pm - Prof. Stuart Burgess - The Designer World Food & Accommodation Tea and coffee will be available to purchase in all the conference breaks. Lunches (soup and selection of freshly made sandwiches and wraps) can be purchased from the hotel on the day and a deal incorporating accommodation and evening meal can be arranged directly through the hotel in advance (subject to availability) - www.athlonespringshotel.com.