July 15 and 16, 2016 in Indianapolis at the Marriott East.
Pre-conference events July 14, 2016.
Midwestern Roots 2016 features more than 30 sessions by nationally known speakers including CeCe Moore, The Genetic Genealogist, from Finding Your Roots with Henry Louis Gates Jr. and Genealogy Roadshow.
Most of the sessions will focus on using ever-changing and emerging technology and sources online. Other sessions will cover DNA, methodology, using traditional sources, and legal genealogy.
Pre-Conference activities will include a workshop for people who work or volunteer in genealogy collections, hands-on computer labs, writing sessions, and the day will end with an evening program.
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