NEW YORK – The Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America announces the opening of the on-line registration process for the 43rd Biennial Clergy-Laity Congress, to be held July 3-8, 2016 at the at the Gaylord Opryland Hotel and Convention Center in Nashville, Tennessee.

All registration must be completed on-line, through a professional registration management system run by CVENT.

Delegates, presvyteres, retired clergy, observers and workshop participants must register online and will receive information and updates electronically before, during and after the Congress.

The Archdiocese is also utilizing web-based and smartphone app technology to ensure that Congress participants will be able to electronically access all Congress information including up-dated schedules, and speaker information. Information will be updated in real time enabling delegates to have the most up-to-date information.

Additionally, this year delegates will have the option to have all documents electronically and will have access to documents in real time during the Congress Workshops and Forums.

Parish delegates, presvyteres, retired clergy, observers, and workshop participants can register on-line by visiting the Clergy-Laity Congress website at and clicking on the registration link.

Delegate registrations can be paid via credit card and will be processed immediately.  Once registered, delegates will begin to receive regular updates and information electronically.

The Greek Orthodox Archdiocese has also added a special category of participant for this year’s Congress.  The “Workshop Only” category will allow individuals to attend ONLY the workshop and forum sessions to learn more about the Ministries of the Archdiocese.

The Archdiocese is confident that using technology will enhance the Congress experience for all who attend. We invite you to log-on to register and we look forward to a successful and productive Congress.

If you have any questions or need further information please contact the Congress office at or visit the website at