Long Island, NY 2018 Conference Schedule & Facts-At-A Glance


What:  Hear the Watchmen Dallas, “Lifting the Veil:”

A life-changing weekend to Challenge, Empower and Activate the Remnant Body of Christ! Get baptized or re-dedicate your life to Jesus Christ on Sunday at the Hotel Indoor Pool at 8:00 am. Please sign up on website (so we have enough towels). All are welcome!

When: ON-SITE Registration opens Thurs August 9th. Conference begins 9 am, Friday Morning, Aug 10 and ends 9 pm Saturday Evening, August 11.

Where: NEW LOCATION: Hyatt Regency Hauppauge

(Just 5 minutes from Islip-Long Island Airport, and Ronkonkoma Line, Long Island Railroad.)

Hotel Address: 1717 Motor Parkway, Hauppauge, NY 11778 Hotel Reservations: Go to our Hotel link to book your rooms on line, or call the Hotel at 631-784-1234. Once transferred to Reservations, ask for the “Hear the Watchmen” Group rate of $169 Single/Double. These rooms will go fast.  Please plan ahead!  This is Peak-Season in Long Island and rooms will sell out and  back up room rates will go up  substantially  60 days prior to the Conference!

Amenities include Free In-Room WiFi & Health Club, & Indoor Pool.

Free Hotel Shuttle to/from Islip and Long Island Railroad Ronkonkoma Train Station.

FROM NY Penn Station: go to lower level to LIRR (Long Island Railroad). Train leaves every hour. Take the “Ronkonkoma Line” to the last stop.

After claiming your luggage, please contact Shuttle dispatch at 631-784-1234. Complimentary return airport and Train /station shuttle service departs from the hotel lobby on the hour and half past the hour, 24 hours a day. Note: If you are unable to get a room at the Hyatt we will have back-up room blocks at nearby Hotels (that offer free airport and LIRR shuttle) ranging in price from $159 to $209, soon to be announced.

FROM JFK Airport: we recommend taking the Super Shuttle, Uber, or renting a car.

SCHEDULE (as of 5-6-18, Subject to change without notice. Please check back weekly)

THURSDAY, August 9th :

2:00 pm-6:00 pm        Registration

3:00 pm                       (Exhibitor Load-In: Island Ballroom)

6:15 pm                       Pre-Conference Meet & Greet (New attendees and singles who want fellowship are invited to meet in a room TBD at 6:15 for a brief orientation)

7:00 pm-9:30 pm        Private Speakers Only Dinner Off Property TBD

FRIDAY, August 10th

7:00 am-7:00 pm        Registration

7:00 am                      (Exhibitor only breakfast 7-7:45 am)

8:00 am                      Doors open, Exhibitors open


                                    MC:  Derek Gilbert

9:00 am-10:30 am      Opening Session #1, Pastor Carl Gallups

10:30 am-11:00 am    Break/Visit Exhibitors

11:00 am-12:30 pm    Session #2, Derek Gilbert

12:30 pm-2:00 pm      Lunch Break (on own)/Visit Exhibitors

2:00 pm-3:30 pm        Session #3, Messianic Rabbi Zev Porat

3:30 pm-4:00 pm        Break/ Visit Exhibitors

4:00 pm-5:30 pm        Session #4, L.A. Marzulli

5:30 pm-7:30 pm        Dinner (on own) Break

7:30pm -9:00 pm        Session #5 Russ Dizdar

                                    Followed by Praise and Worship

9:00-10:00 pm             Prayer room available

SATURDAY, August 11th

MC- Derek Gilbert

7:30 am-7:00 pm        Registration

7:30 am                       Visit Exhibitors

9:00 am-10:30 am      Morning Session #6, Coach Dave Daubenmire

10:30am-11:00           30 Minute Break, Visit with Exhibitors

11:00 am-12:30 am    Session #7, Dr. Michael Lake

12:30 pm-2:30pm       Lunch with the Speakers, with Keynote Speaker TBA (ticketed event)

2:30 pm- 5:00 pm       Session #8, Henry Gruver

5:00 pm-6:45 pm        Dinner Break (on own)Last Chance/Visit Exhibitors

6:45pm-7:30 pm         Session #9 Pastor Caspar Mc Cloud

7:30 pm-9:00 pm        Session #10, Pastor Paul Begley

9:30 pm-10:30 pm      Exhibitor Teardown

SUNDAY, August 12th   

7:30 am                      Arrive at Hyatt Regency Pool

8:00 am-8:45 am        Baptisms & Re-Dedications (at Hyatt pool) by Pastor Paul Begley and Coach Dave Daubenmire.   ALL ARE WELCOME

9:30 am                       BOARD MOTOR COACH FOR MONTAUK MYSTERY TOUR (SPECIAL TICKETED EVENT) Hosted by Russ Dizdar, La Marzulli and                                        Derek & Sharon Gilbert.

10:00 am                     Motor Coach Leaves Hyatt Regency

5:00-5:30 pm              Motor Coach Returns to Hyatt Regency


Getting to any location within New York by either train or subway at John F. Kennedy Airport may seem a great idea given the existing connections with both means of transport.

To reach the subway and train stations detailed below, the passenger should use the AirTrain system. Opening hours: 24 hours.

Train / Commuter Rail

The closest Train station to JFK Airport is Jamaica Station, serving the LIRR (Long Island Rail Road). The following lines stops at this station:

- Babylon

- Belmont Park

- Far Rockaway

- Hempstead

- Long Beach

- Montauk

- Oyster Bay

- Port Jefferson

- Ronkonkoma

- West Hempstead

Passengers are required to use the AirTrain JFK system to connect to Jamaica Station.

MTA Website or use the MTA TripPlanner