Monday, May 6, 2013

Last Chance for Early Bird Pricing for June 6th "Family History and DNA:Genetic Genealogy in 2013" Conference

Tomorrow, May 7th, is the last day for early bird pricing for the genetic genealogy conference to be held on June 6th in Burbank, CA. We have a truly outstanding program planned for this first-ever independently produced genetic genealogy conference (co-sponsored by the International Society of Genetic Genealogy and the Southern California Genealogical Society). I hope you will decide to join us if you haven't already signed up. Attendance is limited to 350 and we are more than 75% sold-out, so don't wait too long!

The details:
Family History and DNA: Genetic Genealogy in 2013
June 6, 2013 – 8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Los Angeles Marriott Burbank Airport
2500 Hollywood Way
Burbank, CA 91505
Speakers and Topics:
We will have Dr. Spencer Wells as our keynote speaker and Dr. Henry Louis Gates, Jr. as our luncheon speaker. The rest of the day will feature three concurrent tracks, aimed at the beginner through advanced genetic genealogist. All presenters and topics are found on the Jamboree website on the DNA Day page.
Through Tuesday, May 7, 2013 (Extended Early Bird Deadline)
SCGS Members: $175
Non-Members $195
May 8 through Friday, May 24
SCGS Members: $200
Non-Members $220
Henry Louis Gates Luncheon (extra payment required)
Attendee: $20
Guest accompanying attendee: $60
Reservations can be made online at here. Payments may also be made by phone at 818.843.7247 (closed Mondays) with Visa or MasterCard.
The 44th Annual Southern California Genealogy Jamboree will follow Friday through Sunday, June 7-9. DNA sessions will be held during Jamboree as well, including an expert’s panel on Friday afternoon. I will be participating in that panel as well as the Blogger's Summit panel on Saturday before lunch and speaking about Adoption and DNA on Saturday afternoon. I hope to see you there!

1 comment:

  1. Wish I could go. Recently took the FTDNA Comprehensive Genome test (results about half finished), trying to take the AncestryDNA one (two tries, both failed, working on kit #3 now), and should receive the 23andme kit today or Monday.