Saroo Brierley to Keynote at RootsTech 2019

February 27 – March 2, 2019 | Salt Palace Convention Center | Salt Lake City, Utah

Perhaps no one knows the joy that comes from connecting with family better than Saroo Brierley. Saroo will share his remarkable story of how he used technology to re-connect with the land of his childhood and re-discover his family. Saroo will be the featured speaker on Friday, March 1.

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Join us as an exhibitor or sponsor at the world’s largest genealogy conference! Get ready to make sales, interact with customers, and grow your brand. Apply today!

Enjoy the ultimate learning experience as you choose from over 300 classes on topics such as DNA, photo preservation, and methodology. 

The RootsTech mobile app is designed for conference attendees to help them navigate the conference, build a personalized daily agenda, and connect with other attendees.

Sessions at RootsTech

300+ Breakout Sessions

Get ready to have the ultimate learning experience. With over 300 breakout sessions for all levels of experience, the only challenge will be deciding which to attend.

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Discover the thrilling possibilities sitting on the horizon of modern DNA testing—and what it could mean for you.

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You'll feel empowered when you realize how many helpful genealogical tools are at your disposal. Come learn how to use them.

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Learn the best practices for protecting and preserving your priceless family photos.

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Modern technology has made collecting meaningful family stories for future generations a cinch—just wait till you see the options!

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Overwhelmed by old documents, photos, and stories? Come learn some ingenious ways to organize them.

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Any of our discovery sessions will lead you to do just that—discover! Learn how to unlock the door to your family’s past through records and historical collections.

Don't Miss the Opening Event

Edge Effect
Wednesday, February 27 | 5:15 PM | Main Stage

The Edge Effect

Enjoy an acapella performance like you’ve never seen before! The striking beat and rich resonant tones of The Edge Effect will light up the stage during the opening event. Join us for a memorable and entertaining event filled with dynamic vocal harmony that showcases music from multiple decades. The opening event will happen on the main stage directly following Steve Rockwood’s keynote address.

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Promotional Pricing

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RootsTech Pass

$209 $299

Experience all that RootsTech has to offer, and take your family history skills to the next level! Choose from over 300 classes, get access to the expo hall, and plan to attend the entertainment events scheduled throughout the conference.

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$99 $139

Can’t attend all 4 days of the conference? Our 1-day pass allows you to experience everything RootsTech has to offer for each individual day.




RootsTech Ultimate Experience Pass


Experience RootsTech like never before! Enjoy coveted conference benefits such as: reserved seating, access to meet-and-greet opportunities, the chance to meet Steve Rockwood, and much more!


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Additional Information

RootsTech is expanding to London in 2019. Learn more about the London conference, and begin making travel plans.

Enjoy inspirational devotionals from Latter-day Saint General Authorities, informational breakout sessions, and hands-on activities that are fun for the whole family.

RootsTech Blog—Get the latest updates, tips, and tools

The RootsTech mobile app is designed for conference attendees to help them navigate the conference, build a personalized daily agenda, and connect with other attendees.

We are excited to announce the newest addition to the RootsTech 2019 lineup, Saroo Brierley! Brierley’s journey and determination to find his family captivated and inspired the world. Learn 3 interesting facts about Brierley.

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