Friday, May 20, 2011

Call for Papers for the Northern California and Georgia Expos

We Want You! For a Family History Expo!
Call for Papers for the Northern California and Georgia Expos

Looking for a chance to speak to an audience of family historians? Have a topic you are passionate about? Want to share your knowledge?

We are looking for speakers to present at our Northern California and Georgia Expos happening
October 7-8, 2011 and November 11-12. 2011.

Our Expo theme for 2011 is "Where Ol' Dogs Learn New Tricks!" Expos feature excited presenters who have expertise in a subject and want to share their specialties with others. Presentation proposals are being accepted for all levels of expertise: beginner, experienced, and advanced researchers. Topics should revolve around genealogical methodology, research repositories, history, record types, technology, immigration and ethnic research. We are always interested in topics that are cutting edge and speak to the diverse experiences of our ancestors. We encourage proposals from presenters new to genealogy conferences.

Speakers whose proposals are accepted will receive the following benefits :
  • Free Business Card Ad in Expo program ($100 value);
  • Free Classifieds Ad on Family History Expos website ($50 value);
  • Registration to event ($120 value);
  • Professional exposure, networking, and more.
Family History Expos teaches people to trace their roots with modern technology and proven techniques. We bring people together in the name of one of the world’s greatest assets—families. Family history research heals. It aids our patrons in defining and refining their own lives. Through our past, we all become one family. Family History Expos links the past andfuture through quality, affordable, accessible education. Family History Expos holds annual events throughout the United States including Mesa, Arizona; St. George, Utah; Loveland, Colorado and Kansas City, Missouri.

To learn more about Family History Expos, visit our website http://www.familyhistoryexpos.com.

For more information about sending us a proposal, see our Speaker Center at our website http://www.familyhistoryexpos.com/calldescriptions.aspx?eid=34.

Hurry! The deadline for proposals for the Northern California Expo is June 6, 2011. Submissions for the Atlanta Expo will be taken until July 18, 2011.

See you at the Expo!