Keynote Speakers

Nathan Blackaby


Nathan knew about Jesus growing up in a Christian family but decided to follow Jesus Christ during a trip to Brazil on a church short mission trip in 2000.

Carl Beech

CVM President

Carl Beech is the president of Christian Vision for Men.

Roy Crowne

HOPE Together

Roy became HOPE Together Executive Director in March 2010 and was previously the National Director of Youth for Christ in Britain for 12 years.

Andy Hawthorne

The Message Trust

Andy is Founder and Chief Executive of The Message and an in-demand international evangelist and communicator.

Seminar Speakers

John Williams

Facing up to the elephant in the room

John leads Enable, a mission team at The Message Trust. Drawing on his wealth of experience in church ministry and his personal journey of living with cerebral palsy. Born eight weeks premature and diagnosed with a severe muscular disability, it was assumed John would never be able to walk, talk or be independent. By the grace and power of God, John is now able to inspire and encourage those facing their own difficulties.

Tim Alford

World War Z: Reaching and Understanding Gen Z

Tim is the National Director of Limitless, a national youth ministry of the Elim Pentecostal Church. Tim is a passionate communicator of the gospel, having spoken at churches, conferences, schools and events all over the world. Tim is a frustrated supporter of Arsenal, and has on more than one occasion been to the cinema in Star Wars fancy dress.

Gerrit Bantjes


Gerrit has been a British Army paratrooper and a fitness coach to the Cardiff Rugby Club. He currently works full time for Care for the Family. Gerrit is also a husband and father with a real compassion and understanding of life’s highs and lows.

Vince Turner

Just Looking

Vince and his wife Clio currently a Christian Conference and teaching centre at Weycroft Hall in Devon.


Steve Legg


International baffler & funny guy. Editor of Sorted Magazine; Christian, author, speaker, husband & dad.

Andy Kind


Andy Kind is a comedian, author and writer-for-hire.Described by The Scotsman as ‘Terrific’, Andy’s stand-up style can best be described as ‘the joyful rant of a post-30 chaos vacuum’, and he has been featured on BBC1, ITV, Channel 4 and supported Tim Vine on a few of his tour dates.

Plus More...

Graham Kendrick


Graham Kendrick is a singer/songwriter and worship leader.

Mark Tate

Late Night Worship

Mark is a team leader at The Grove Community in London

Suneel Shivdasani

Man Prayer

Suneel is CVM's International Co-ordinator, keeping in touch with groups overseas that want to develop their men's ministry, as well as being a resource for ministry amongst Asians in the UK, and the Area Co-ordinator for Sutton

Matt Summerfield

Morning Bible Studies

Matt Summerfield is passionate about releasing potential in people and organisations, he is the founder of – a simple idea to encourage people in future-changing disciple-making. Matt loves meaty pizzas, Belgian Chocolate Haagen Daaz and great movies!