Elder Bradley D. Foster, a General Authority Seventy of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints will be the opening speaker at the upcoming Brigham Young University Conference on Family History and Genealogy to be held from July 31st to August 3rd at the BYU Conference Center in Provo, Utah.
In conjunction with the 50th Anniversary celebration, there will be a new exhibit called, "The Evolution of Family History" that will be displayed during the conference. Here is an outline of the classes to be held taken from the website.
The 50th annual BYU Conference on Family History and Genealogy will offer more than 100 classes, including a free track on Friday for Family History Consultants, allowing participants to gain new skills and helpful information. Class topics include:I enjoyed presenting at the conference last year and will be sorry to miss it this year while we are in Annapolis, Maryland working at digitizing records in the Maryland State Archives.
- Writing Your Family History
- Online Genealogy and Technology
- DNA Research
- Organizing, Preserving, and Sharing Photos
- ICAPGen ®
- US Research
- Methodology, Records, and Resources
- International Research
- Scandinavian Research
Click here for Registration information.