Keynote Speaker: March 3, 2018
Henry Louis Gates, Jr.
Imagine meeting with prominent American celebrities and sharing with them their family history. Henry Louis Gates, Jr., Alphonse Fletcher University Professor and Director of the Hutchins Center for African and African American Research at Harvard University, has been doing just that for the past five years and he’s coming to RootsTech to share his experience. Don’t miss this special opportunity to hear from one of America’s top scholars.
200+ Breakout Sessions
Get ready to have the ultimate learning experience. With over 200 breakout sessions for all levels of experience, the only challenge will be deciding which to attend.
Discover the thrilling possibilities sitting on the horizon of modern DNA testing—and what it could mean for you.
You'll feel empowered when you realize how many helpful genealogical tools are at your disposal. Come learn how to use them.
Learn the best practices for protecting and preserving your priceless family photos.
Modern technology has made collecting meaningful family stories for future generations a cinch—just wait till you see the options!
Overwhelmed by old documents, photos, and stories? Come learn some ingenious ways to organize them.
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.