Tuesday, August 30, 2011

Announcement: Jamboree 2012 Call for Papers

The Southern California Genealogical Society announces a call for proposals for the 43rd Annual Southern California Genealogy Jamboree, to be held at the Los Angeles Marriott Burbank Airport Hotel, Burbank, California, Friday through Sunday, June 8 through 10, 2012. Thursday, June 7 will be a day of hands-on workshops, including the very popular Family History Writers Conference.

Proposals for the 2012 Jamboree Extension Series webinars are also covered by this Call for Papers. The very successful webinars are held on the first Saturday and the third Wednesday of each month.

Theme: The theme of the 2012 Jamboree is “Spotlight on Family History: Lights, Camera, Ancestors!”

The deadline for submission of proposals is October 15, 2011. Selected speakers will be notified by November 30, 2011, and contracts will be issued on January 1. What a great way to start the year!

Submission of proposals is done virtually, through the Speaker Portal. Speakers are encouraged to download the submission guide to prepare the information in advance.

Please contact Vicki Hilb, Program Chair, at SCGSJamboree@gmail.com if you have questions. We look forward to hearing from you!

Download the Call for Papers document


Download a hard-copy submission guide

Enter your Call for Papers through the Speaker Portal