David LeuschnerExecutive Director of Digital Great Commission Ministries
David Leuschner currently serves as the Executive Director of Digital Great Commission Ministries, a non-profit that has a mission to utilize technology to reach the entire world for Jesus Christ. David has been in the tech industry for over 30 years and has always had a passion for the church. From 2006 to 2017 he served on the Senior Team as the Senior Director of Technology and Technical Arts at Gateway Church. He provided oversight for all of the Technology and Live Production areas. Gateway Church is located in the Dallas/Fort Worth metroplex and is one of the largest churches in America. While at Gateway, David guided and directed over 700 volunteers, part-time and full-time staff in a mission to facilitate several hundred events a month among all venues.
David has a passion for presenting God’s Word, Worship and Teaching in a way that changes lives. Before coming to work at Gateway Church, David started volunteering in a local church at the age of 11. He progressed to working at high level events that included working with President George H W Bush, US Diplomat Alan Lee Keyes, Walt Disney World, Universal Studios, ABC News, Steven Curtis Chapman, Newsboys and many other major artists. David has been married to his beautiful wife Nicole for 16 years and they love their 14-year-old son Justin.
Copyright and Streaming Licensing Essentials
Want to stream a film clip or other copy-written material? This session will help you learn what to do when it comes to licensing, CCLI and other streaming copyright issues. We will dive into the different licensing companies, what they protect you against and what you can and cannot do.
1. General overview of copyrights and how they are enforced
2. Learn the different licensing agencies and what they cover
3. Talk through how you ask for permission to use copy-written material
4. Discover how YouTube, Facebook and other streaming outlets handle copy-written material