Saturday, May 14, 2011
2-3pm Eastern US
1-2pm Central US
12-1pm Mountain US
11am-12pm Pacific US
Join us for the next episode of My Society, a new Internet radio show on Blog talk Radio presented by the Federation of Genealogical Societies on Saturday, May 14, 2011 starting at 2pm Eastern, 1pm Central, 12pm Mountain and 11am Pacific when this week we'll be discussing: Managing a Large Genealogy Conference.
Our special guests leading this discussion will be Jan Alpert, NGS 2011 Family History Conference Chair and past president of the National Genealogical Society, joining us from the National Genealogical Society 2011 Family History Conference in Charleston, South Carolina. Also joining us will be Julie Miller, CG, who is the Conference Chair for NGS 2012 which will take place in Cincinnati, Ohio. Jan and Julie will help us discuss genealogy conferences especially how a large national conference is managed by a genealogy society.
- National Genealogical Society
- NGS 2011 Family History Conference
- Getting Started (video featuring Jan Alpert)
Julie Miller, CGsm is a Certified Genealogist from Broomfield, Colorado with more than 35 years of experience in the genealogy field as a writer, lecturer and researcher. She is an award-winning newspaper columnist for Broomfield Enterprise and has served as National Genealogical Society Vice President, 2010 and is currently serving as the NGS 2012 Conference Chair. Her other affiliations include the Association of Professional Genealogists Board of Directors 2005-2008, the International Society of Family History Writers and Editors Board of Directors, Past President, Colorado Chapter of the Association of Professional Genealogists (APG), Past President, Colorado Genealogical Society, and NARA-Rocky Mountain Region volunteer for over 14 years.
- JPM Genealogy Research