RootsTech 2017 Getting Started Pass - February 9

rootstech-2017-getting-started-pass-feburary-9-find-more-genealogy-blogs-at-familytree-comRootsTech 2017 will take place on February 8-11, 2017. The type of Pass you purchase determines what Sessions/Labs you will have access to. The two least expensive Passes are the Getting Started Pass and the Getting Started (1 Day Only) Pass. Here is what those Passes offer.

The Getting Started Pass is good for Thursday through Saturday of RootsTech 2017. It is being offered at a promotional price of $69. The Getting Started Pass (1 Day Only) is $49. You get to choose if you want to attend RootsTech 2017 on Thursday, Friday, or Saturday.

February 9:

General Session – Presented by twin brothers Jonathan and Drew Scott, “The Property Brothers”.

How to Organize All this STUFF! – Presented by Lisa Cooke from Genealogy Gems

Finding Your Ancestors in U.S. Census Records – Presented by Kip Sperry

Getting Started in Genealogy – Presented by Kelli Bergheimer from Mess on the Desk

Introduction to Records – Presented by Amy Johnson Crow from

Going Digital: Bringing Your Family Photos into the Digital Age – Presented by Brian Grubbs from Springfield-Greene County Library District

Tracing Families Online: 15 Amazing Tools – Presented by D. Joshua Taylor from New York Genealogical and Biographical Society

Collaboration – Do I Have To? – Presented by D. Joshua Taylor from New York Genealogical and Biographical Society

Which One?? Comparing Ancestry, Findmypast, FamilySearch & My Heritage – Presented by Sunny Morton from Lisa Louise Cooke’s Genealogy Gems

Researching Your European Ancestors Online – Presented by Sofie Quidenus from Qidenus Technologies

What’s Been Done? – Presented by Thomas McEntee

Genealogical Research: Online Resources for Free! – Presented by C. Ann Staley

Standards for Beginners: A Road Map to Accuracy – Presented by Peg Ivanyo from All Things Related

There are Add Ons – which you can pay extra to attend:

Smart Phones, Tablets & Computers, Oh My! Practical 21st century tools for genealogists – Presented by Pat Richley-Erickson and Russ Worthington (both from DearMYRTLE)

Beyond Digitization: How to Index & Search Your Own Records – Presented by Kimball Clark from Kindex LLC

Make Your Own Family Map Using Google’s My Maps – Presented by Francie Kennedy

MyHeritage Sponsored Lunch

FamilySearch Sponsored Lunch

Create Genealogy Videos and Image Quickly for Free with Spark – Presented by Shannon Combs-Bennett from T2 Family History

How to edit digital photos using free editing software – Presented by Kristin Harding from Larsen Digital Services

Using Evernote for Capturing Notes and Ideas – Presented by Drew Smith

Hands on with FamilySearch Family Tree – Presented by Beth Taylor

Your Health. Your Legacy. Their Future. – Presented by Heather Holmes from Tap Genes

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