Wednesday, February 8, 2012

“Find Your Tree in the Forest” Genealogy Conference

The Alberta Family Histories Society (AFHS) has teamed up with the Alberta Genealogical Society (AGS) to help you “Find Your Tree in the Forest.”

This remarkable conference will be held in Red Deer, Alberta, April 13 and 14, 2012. It promises to be THE family history event of the year in Western Canada.

Distinguished speakers will include the highly acclaimed Dick Eastman, Thomas MacEntee (via Webinar) and Gena Philibert Ortega.

The 15 presenters will also comprise some of AFHS’s prominent genealogy experts - Lois Sparling, Jim Benedict, Joan Miller, Wayne Shepheard and Penny Allen.

Topics will include:
  • A Massive Project with Digital Technology
  • The Family History World in 10 Years Time
  • Genealogy Searches on Google
  • How to Become a Professional Genealogist… Or Act Like One
  • Research and Verify Your Ancestors with DNA
  • Navigating Genealogy Websites
For more information or to download a registration form, please visit the official conference website at http://rdgensoc.ab.ca/conferenceindex.html.