Discover Your Family. Discover Yourself.
5 – 7 November | ExCeL London | London, England
The world’s largest family celebration is coming back to London for a second year and you won’t want to miss it! It’s the perfect place to meet other family storytellers, historians, and connectors who come together to help you discover your story.
What You Get at RootsTech London
Choose from over 150 sessions led by the world’s most recognisable experts. Learn from decades of knowledge on topics such as DNA, building your family tree, and research hacks—things you can directly apply to break down brick walls and discover your story. The full schedule will be announced in the coming weeks.
Find something new by exploring the exciting exhibition hall, with more than 100 stands! It’s the perfect place to discover what’s new and interact with the latest technologies.
Be uplifted and inspired by an all-star lineup of keynote speakers. RootsTech London 2019, keynotes included Dan Snow, Kadeena Cox, and Donny Osmond. Submit your email below to be the first to know when the 2020 keynote speakers are announced.
Expand your Network
Build lasting relationships and share ideas with people just like you, as well as with thought leaders and expert genealogists from around the world.
Be Part of the Future of Family History
Join a movement and drive the innovation forward. At RootsTech, technologists, innovators, and genealogists come together to pave the path of the future. No matter your skill level, we need you.
Every experience you have at RootsTech is designed to lead you to discover. Learn how to unlock the door to your family’s past by combining historical records, innovative technologies, and human interaction.
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Passes to Choose From
Choose from three great passes to get involved. Register before 24 April for early bird pricing.
RootsTech 3-day Pass
Experience all that RootsTech London has to offer and discover your family story like never before. You’ll get access to over 150 sessions to choose from, the exhibition hall, daily keynote speakers, and entertainment events scheduled throughout the conference. Access to all sessions in included in the price of the registration.
RootsTech 1-day Pass
Can’t attend all 3 days of the event? The 1-day pass allows you to experience everything RootsTech London has to offer for each individual day – keynote speaker, dozens of learning sessions, and access to the exhibition hall.
The virtual pass is perfect for any genealogist who is unable to travel to London and attend the conference in person. Enjoy more than 20 exclusive recorded classes from the conference to watch and rewatch at your own convenience. The classes that will be recorded as part of this pass will be announced in the coming weeks.
With an unrivalled opportunity to learn from the world’s leading experts and endless opportunities to further your research, RootsTech really does have it all. Inspired by my first visit, the warm, friendly welcome and ability to connect with like-minded individuals, ensure that this is the (family history/genealogical) event not to be missed.Fiona Movley – The Ancestry Detectives
What People Are Saying About RootsTech London
RootsTech London 2020
5 -7 November 2020
Frequently Asked Questions
RootsTech London is an unforgettable experience wholly dedicated to you and helping you discover, celebrate, and preserve your unique family story. Here’s what to look forward to:
- An extraordinary lineup of mainstage keynote speakers who will be candid about their life experiences and learnings
- Opportunities to interact with leading brands from within the industry
- Networking with some of the brightest minds in the family history space
- Returning home after attending actionable breakout sessions geared to help you build your family tree and preserve your story
RootsTech London 2020 will take place at the ExCeL London. The address is Royal Victoria Dock, 1 Western Gateway, Royal Docks, London E16 1XL, United Kingdom.
Both 3-day and 1-day passes are available. 3-day passes are only £79 and a 1-day pass is £39. A virtual pass is also available for anyone unable to attend in person for only £19.
Your ticket to RootsTech London is all-inclusive. If you purchase a 3-day pass, you will have access to everything: the exhibition hall, keynote sessions, and breakout sessions on all three days of the event. With a 1-day pass, you also receive access to everything on each day.
You can access the ExCeL London via public transportation (using the Docklands Light Railway and getting off at the Prince Regent stop), taxi, or car.
By DLR: Please get off at Prince Regent DLR station. RootsTech London will take place in the east of the venue.
By Car: For the east entrance (closest to the Prince Regent DLR station), use E16 1FR if you are using a sat nav system. You will have access to the parking at the ExCeL. Parking costs approximately £20 for up to 24 hours.
By Plane: The nearest airport is London City Airport (5 minutes by car from the venue).
We’re busily preparing the full conference schedule and will be announcing that, along with a number of keynote speakers, in the coming weeks. Submit your email in the form above and you’ll be alerted when conference announcements are made.