The International Orthodox Theological Association (IOTA) assembled for its Inaugural Conference in Iaşi, Romania on January 9-12, 2019. Three members of the St. Sophia Ukrainian Orthodox Seminary faculty participated; Dr. Gayle Woloschak, Dr. Carrie Frederick Frost, and Fr. Anthony Perkins. Dr. Woloschak and Dr. Frost are both officers of IOTA and played a prominent role in organizing the conference. Fr. Anthony was there as the official representative of St. Sophia’s, a “supporting member organization” of IOTA. All three participated in both the academic and social parts of the conference.