August 7-12, 2016 – 36th IAJGS Int’l Conference on Jewish Genealogy, Seattle, Washington

The conference will run from  9 AM  Sunday, August 7, to noon Friday, August 12, 2016, at the Sheraton Seattle Downtown Hotel, 1400 Sixth Avenue, Seattle, Washington 98101.

This year’s focus is The Wandering Jew.

Tracks will include:

  • The Sephardic Experience in the United States
  • European Migrations
  • South American, Australian and South African Branches
  • Westward Ho! Jews in the Western US
  • Coming Home to Israel

A special feature of this year’s conference will be sessions on Sunday morning, August 7, about teaching genealogy in formal and informal educational settings.

For more complete details, including activities, speakers’ bios, and so much more, see their website:

36th IAJGS Conference 2016