Registration is now open for the 2023 West Ohio Annual Conference

Registration is now open for the 54th session of the West Ohio Annual Conference. This in person conference will be held June 1 – 3, 2023 at the Dayton Convention Center. Our theme is Committed, Connected, Community.

Registration for this event is mandatory and is for Clergy and Lay Members of the annual conference. This ensures your ability to vote on conference business. Registration for Annual Conference closes Monday, May 1, 2023.

Clergy Members of Annual Conference

If you are a:

  • Full Member Elder
  • Full Member Deacon
  • Affiliate Member
  • Associate Member
  • Provisional Elder
  • Provisional Deacon
  • Licensed Local Pastor
  • Elder, Deacon or Associate member, other Annual Conference
  • Ordained in another denomination

*Including Extension Ministers, Deacons Appointed Beyond the Local Church, and Retirees


If you cannot attend Annual Conference CLICK HERE to request to be excused.

Lay Members of Annual Conference

If you are a:

  • Lay member elected to represent your local church
  • Supply/Lay Pastor who is serving as a Lay member at-large from your District
  • Lay member at-large approved to represent your District
  • Youth Lay member to Annual Conference
  • Lay member to Annual Conference by Virtue of Office
  • Lay Member to Annual Conference by Virtue of Position – Certified Lay Minister, Deaconess, or Diaconal Minister

CLICK HERE to REGISTER (Lay Members Only)

Guests of the Annual Conference

If you do not fall in either category above but plan to attend Annual Conference, please register as a guest so that we have adequate seating available.  Note that guests who will be attending only the Memorial Service or the Commissioning/Ordination/Retirement Service do not need to register.


If you are unsure about your status, please contact your District Office for assistance.