Genealogy Conferences & News

Researchers attend genealogy conferences, workshops, virtual sessions, and other events to learn about topics related to their search. Topics can include historical events, local history, available records or the latest technology tools. Whether a beginner or advanced researcher, conferences, seminars and workshops are great educational resources.

Visit ConferenceKeeper for the most complete calendar of conferences, news and genealogy events.



New York State Family History Conference
New York State Family History Conference (NYSFHC 2022)
Sep 08-10, Online Sep 12- Oct 17
Participate in-person or online—Registration is open!
The 2022 New York State Family History Conference will feature
more than 40 sessions and more will be listed as they are confirmed.
View the video for an introduction to NYSFHC 2022
from NYG&B President D. Joshua Taylor.

Minnesota Genealogical SocietyMGS North Star Genealogy Conference (Minnesota Genealogical Society)
America’s Tapestry
Oct 7-8
Two days of diverse online presentations in the comfort of your home! Including a special 6 October pre-conference program. 23 breakout sessions for beginning to advanced family history enthusiasts taught by leading genealogists from around the US.
Visit MGS North Star Genealogy Conference for details.

Wisconsin Historical Society
Historic Preservation Conference (Wisconsin Historical Society)
Connecting Communities
Oct 12-14
The 2022 Local History and Historic Preservation Conference will be held at the Central Wisconsin Convention & Expo Center in Rothschild. We are excited to develop programs that will be offered simultaneously to those attending in Rothschild as well as online.
Visit Wisconsin Historical Society for details.


RootsTech by Family SearchRootsTech
Mar 02-04 2023
Plan to join millions of virtual and in-person attendees, for inspiring keynote addresses, instructive classes, innovative technologies, and most of all, the ability to connect people to their family — past, present, and future.
Visit RootsTech for details.

International German Genealogy Partnership
International German Genealogy Partnership Conference (IGGP)
Crossroads and Connections: Find Your Family Story
Jun 09-11 2023
This conference will offer three days of German-centric presentations in multiple tracks. Attendees will learn from top presenters with advanced proficiency in their fields of study, including genealogists, authors, historians and archivists.
Visit International German Genealogy Partnership for details.