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Thursday, March 14, 2013

Streaming Live from RootsTech

From a Press Release from FamilySearch:

RootsTech 2013 announced today which of its conference sessions would be streamed online for free. Over 5,000 people have already registered to attend the popular conference in Salt Lake City, Utah, March 21-23, 2013, where they plan to learn how to find, organize, tell, preserve, and share their family's history-and make new connections. The conference will broadcast 13 of its 250+ classes live at , including the daily keynote speakers. The family history conference is the largest of its kind in the U.S. 
You might notice that my presentation is included in the streaming:

Mountain Standard Time
"Best of RootsTech"
Live Stream on
Thursday, March 21
 8:30 a.m.
Keynote speakers: Dennis Brimhall, President and CEO, FamilySearch International, Syd Lieberman, Nationally Acclaimed Storyteller, Author, and Teacher, and Josh Taylor, Lead Genealogist at and President, Federation of Genealogical Societies
11:00 a.m.
The Future of Genealogy-Thomas MacEntee and panel
1:45 p.m.
Tell It Again (Story@Home)-Kim Weitkamp
3:00 p.m.
The Genealogists Gadget Bag-Jill Ball and panel
4:15 p.m.
Finding the Obscure and Elusive: Geographic Information on the Web-James Tanner
Friday, March 22
 8:30 a.m.
Keynote speakers: Jyl Pattee, Founder, Mom It Forward Media, and Tim Sullivan, President and CEO,
9:45 a.m.
Researching Ancestors Online-Laura Prescott
11:00 a.m.
FamilySearch Family Tree-Ron Tanner
1:45 p.m.
Google Search... and Beyond-Dave Barney
3:00 p.m.
From Paper Piles to Digital Files-Valerie Elkins
Saturday, March 23
 8:30 a.m.
Keynote speakers: David Pogue, Personal Technology Columnist, The New York Times, and Gilad Japhet, Founder and CEO, MyHeritage
9:45 a.m.
Using Technology to Solve Research Problems-Karen Clifford
11:00 a.m.
Digital Storytelling: More Than Bullet Points-Denise Olson

No pressure at all!!!

1 comment:

  1. Being in Australia, the afternoon ones are the only ones, (if they are being streamed) that are any good with the time differences...Thanks for sharing the schedule!!!