What’s New on our calendar – to January 12, 2020

 

ConferenceKeeper Genealogy Events This week

News!

ConferenceKeeper.org was featured on the online genealogy show GenFriends this past week It was fun being able to talk all about how we started, where we’re at, and where we’re headed! You can watch it here: https://youtu.be/xRnV2dt15Tw

New events added through January 12, 2020

We’ve added the 2020 lineup for Legacy Family Tree and other free webinars, as well as many other events, both virtual and in-person/live events, plus a call for papers and the LAST of the RootsTech pass giveaways (that we know of!). See the sections toward the bottom.

Be sure to check ConferenceKeeper.org for your location to see ALL the genealogy events happening near you.

New Genealogy Events:

CA/Jan 18 /John Schmal presents “Finding Your Roots in Mexico” hosted by the Santa Barbara County Genealogical Society https://sbgen.org/eventListings.php?nm=216

CA/Feb 22 /Photo Scanning Workshop hosted by the California Genealogical Society & Library.  https://tinyurl.com/v2qcrkw

CA/Feb 29 /Eastern European Special Interest Group 2020 Quarterly Meetings presented by the California Genealogical Society & Library.  https://tinyurl.com/ukcfrsz

CA/May 30 /Eastern European Special Interest Group 2020 Quarterly Meetings presented by the California Genealogical Society & Library.  https://tinyurl.com/ukcfrsz

CA/Aug 29 /Eastern European Special Interest Group 2020 Quarterly Meetings presented by the California Genealogical Society & Library.  https://tinyurl.com/ukcfrsz

CT/Jan 23 /Connecticut Library Consortium (CLC) Genealogy Roundtable at the Godfrey Memorial Library for librarians who provide genealogy support.  www.godfrey.org

CT/Feb 08 /Connecticut Ancestry Society Program: Genealogy Story Slam: “American Idol” meets “Finding Your Roots”  https://www.connecticutancestry.org/

CT/Feb 15 /Judy Russell presents a live webinar “Dower and Dowery: Women, Property and Legal Records,” hosted by the Connecticut Society of Genealogists https://ctfamilyhistory.com/event/webinar-dower-and-dowery-women-property-and-legal-records/

CT/Feb 15 /February Welsh Genealogy Workshop hosted by the Welsh Society of Western New England (WSWNE)  https://www.welshwne.org/events/2018/9/26/welsh-genealogy-workshop-h3awt-74hkf-hwkgm-hejwb

CT/Mar 21 /Sandra Taitt Eadd presents “The Connecticut-Caribbean Connection,” hosted by the Connecticut Society of Genealogists https://ctfamilyhistory.com/events/

CT/Mar 28 /Connecticut Ancestry Society Program: “You Should Write a Book!”  https://www.connecticutancestry.org/

CT/Apr 18 /CSG Governor Edwin W. Strickland II presents “More Than A Will: Understanding Probate Records,” hosted by the Connecticut Society of Genealogists https://ctfamilyhistory.com/events/

CT/Apr 18 /April Welsh Genealogy Workshop hosted by the Welsh Society of Western New England (WSWNE)  https://www.welshwne.org/events

CT/Apr 18 /Connecticut Ancestry Society Program: “Reclaim The Records and You”  https://www.connecticutancestry.org/

CT/Apr 18 /Connecticut Ancestry Society Program: “More Than a Will: Understanding Probate Records” https://www.connecticutancestry.org/

CT/Jun 06 /Connecticut Ancestry Society Program: The 100th Anniversary of U.S. Women’s Suffrage: Greenwich Women Were on the Front Lines  https://www.connecticutancestry.org/

DC/Feb 01 /Sleepover at the National Archives https://www.archivesfoundation.org/sleepover/

GA/Jul 25 /Free FamilySearch Family History & Genealogy Expo hosted by Georgia Genealogical Society https://ighr.gagensociety.org/familysearch-expo/

IA/Jan 25 /Cedar Rapids Area Genealogy Library Program www.gensoclinncoia.weebly.com

IL/Mar 07 /Spit and You Shall Find! atDNA Identifies a Charming Scoundrel program hosted by the Chicago Genealogical Society www.ChicagoGenealogy.org

IL/May 02 /Behind-the-Scenes Tour of the Pritzker Military Museum & Library www.ChicagoGenealogy.org

IN/Jul 07 /Midwest African American Genealogy Institute (MAAGI) www.maagiinstitute.org

NJ/Apr 03 /”Nashi Predky-Our Ancestors” 2020 Spring Conference https://ukrhec.org/nashi-predky-conference-2020

ON/Jan 23 /Three-session Land course hosted by the Toronto Branch, Ontario Genealogical Society. Class 1 of 3 https://torontofamilyhistory.org/event/hands-on-early-land-jan2020/?instance_id=1393

ON/Jan 30 /Three-session Land course hosted by the Toronto Branch, Ontario Genealogical Society. Class 2 of 3 https://torontofamilyhistory.org/event/hands-on-early-land-jan2020/?instance_id=1393

ON/Feb 06 /Three-session Land course hosted by the Toronto Branch, Ontario Genealogical Society. Class 3 of 3 https://torontofamilyhistory.org/event/hands-on-early-land-jan2020/?instance_id=1393

ON/Feb 13 /Two-session Land course hosted by the Toronto Branch, Ontario Genealogical Society. Class 1 of 2. https://torontofamilyhistory.org/event/hands-on-land-registry-feb2020/?instance_id=1395

ON/Feb 20 /Two-session Land course hosted by the Toronto Branch, Ontario Genealogical Society. Class 2 of 2. https://torontofamilyhistory.org/event/hands-on-land-registry-feb2020/?instance_id=1395

ON/Mar 25 / Toronto Branch, Ontario Genealogical Society class: Genealogy resources of the Toronto Public Library (FULLY BOOKED) https://torontofamilyhistory.org/event/tpl-catalogue-mar2020/?instance_id=1381

TX/Feb 01 /Clayton Library DAR Day http://houstonlibrary.org/learn-explore/library-events/dar-day-13

TX/Feb 08 /Clayton Library Lecture Series: Paper Trails: Tracing African American Ancestry  http://houstonlibrary.org/learn-explore/library-events/clayton-library-lecture-series-97

VA/Oct 14 /Afro-American Historical and Genealogical Society Annual Conference & Exposition https://www.aahgs.org/index.cfm?fuseaction=page.viewPage&pageID=1981&nodeID=60

WA/Jan 18 /Genealogical Benefits of Facebook hosted by the South King County Genealogical Society.  http://skcgs.org

 

Virtual Events & Webinars

VIRTUAL/Sep 11 /UGA Summit of Excellence: Virtual Conference 2020 https://ugagenealogy.org/

Genealogy Contests

Contests sometimes come and go quickly. Watch our website:  ConferenceKeeper.org/genealogy-contests

Below are JUST THE NEWLY ADDED CONTESTS! See our website for ALL of the current Genealogy Giveaways!

  • ENTER BY Jan 30 Win a free membership to the National Archives Foundation

Calls for Papers

Check our website for full details of ALL current Calls for Papers (Currently SIX):

ConferenceKeeper.org/call-for-papers.

Below you’ll find both newly added, and those with upcoming submission deadlines.

  • Submit by Jan 13: South Carolina Dept of Archives & History 2020 Historic Preservation Conference
  • NEW Submit by Jan 21: the BYU Family History Technology Workshop
  • NEW Submit by Feb 25: MSOG-sponsored speaker for NERGC 2021
  • NEW Submit by Apr 1: Proposals accepted starting January 7 for the NGS 2021 Family History Conference, “Virginia: The Deep Roots of a Nation”
  • NEW Submit by April 30 – Afro-American Historical and Genealogical Society (AAHGS) 2020 Conference

Upcoming Deadlines

 Check your Location’s page in the Agenda mode to see a list of upcoming events in your area.

Genealogy Cruises

 Planning your vacation yet? Why not include genealogy education & research in your plans!

There are several genealogy Cruises listed on our Travel, Tours and Cruises page!

 Genealogy Jobs

Find a job that uses your genealogy research skills! Check out what we’ve found at Conferencekeeper.org/genealogy-jobs

 

Remember to check our website for more:

Genealogy Contests  ConferenceKeeper.org/genealogy-contests

Calls for Papers  ConferenceKeeper.org/call-for-papers

New Genealogy Jobs  Conferencekeeper.org/genealogy-jobs

Click here for our Complete Calendar  of Genealogy EventsLink Website

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What’s New on our Calendar for the week ending Nov. 10, 2019

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 Below are the events we added to the calendar this past week sorted by location abbreviation and date. Webinars and other online events can be found under the VIRTUAL heading. Please note that any month/day in the future will be 2020 unless otherwise noted.
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Contests, Calls For Papers, Genealogy Jobs, and Deadlines are  below the events list so scroll all the way down!
Be sure to check ConferenceKeeper.org for your location to see ALL the genealogy events happening near you.

New events added through November 10, 2019 

AZ/Jan 25 /Pinal County Genealogists 2019 Annual Genealogy Workshop   http://pinalctyazgen.com

CA/Jan 25 /39th Annual Ancestor Roundup Genealogy Seminar https://monterey.californiadar.org/

CA/Mar 07 /Orange County CA Genealogical Society Annual Bash & Book Faire https://www.occgs.com/mtg_event/bash/bash.html

CA/Jul 25 /Genealogical Society of North Orange County 2020 Annual Semiunar https://www.gsnocc.org/

CA/Oct 03 /Orange County CA Genealogical Society DNA Day with Blaine Bettinger! https://www.occgs.com/

DC/Nov 14 /Know Your Records: Photographic Records of the U.S. Coast Guard presented by National Archives https://www.archives.gov/

DC/Jul 12-18/Genealogical Institute on Federal Records 2020 (Gen-Fed) http://www.gen-fed.org/

GA/Dec 07 /Augusta Genealogical Society Genealogy 101 Workshop Series: Discover the Value of City Directories for Genealogical Research       https://www.augustagensociety.org/

GA/Jan 11 /Augusta Genealogical Society Genealogy 101 Workshop Series: Navigating the Internet for Genealogy Research  https://www.augustagensociety.org/

GA/Jan 25 /Augusta Genealogical Society Genealogy 101 Workshop Series: Cluster and Collateral Lines: Beyond Your Direct Ancestors   https://www.augustagensociety.org/

GA/Feb 08 /Augusta Genealogical Society Genealogy 101 Workshop Series: Using Social Media for Genealogy Research    https://www.augustagensociety.org/

IA/Nov 23 /Cedar Rapids Area Genealogy Library Program http://gensoclinncoia.weebly.com

MA/Nov 30 /MSOG Merrimack Valley Meeting www.msoginc.org

MA/Dec 07 /MSOG Worcester Meeting www.msoginc.org

MA/Dec 14 /MSOG – Middlesex Chapter www.msoginc.org

MA/Dec 21 /MSOG Merrimack Valley Meeting www.msoginc.org

MA/Jan 04 /MSOG Worcester Meeting www.msoginc.org

MA/Jan 25 /MSOG Merrimack Valley Meeting www.msoginc.org

MA/Feb 01 /MSOG Worcester Meeting www.msoginc.org

MA/Mar 07 /MSOG Worcester Meeting www.msoginc.org

MA/Mar 28 /MSOG Merrimack Valley Meeting www.msoginc.org

MA/Apr 04 /MSOG Worcester Meeting www.msoginc.org

MA/Apr 25 /MSOG Merrimack Valley Meeting www.msoginc.org

NV/Dec 13 /Clark County NV Genealogical Society Class: Photo Identification http://www.ccngs.org/

NV/Jan 04 /Clark County NV Genealogical Society Class: The Power of Collaboration http://www.ccngs.org/

PA/Jun 21-26/Genealogical Research Institute of Pittsburgh (GRIP) https://www.gripitt.org/

PA/Jul 06-10/Genealogical Research Institute of Pittsburgh (GRIP) https://www.gripitt.org/

PA/Jul 19-24/Genealogical Research Institute of Pittsburgh (GRIP) https://www.gripitt.org/

SC/Jan 06 /Spartanburg Co Public Libraries Genealogy Series: Deeds and Land Records  http://www.spartanburglibraries.org/Events#/?i=10

SC/Jan 08 /Spartanburg Co Public Libraries Genealogy Series: Deeds and Land Recordshttp://www.spartanburglibraries.org/Events#/?i=10

SC/Feb 03 /Spartanburg Co Public Libraries Genealogy Series: Resources for African-American Research  http://www.spartanburglibraries.org/Events#/?i=10

SC/Feb 12 /Spartanburg Co Public Libraries Genealogy Series: Resources for African-American Research  http://www.spartanburglibraries.org/Events#/?i=10

SC/Mar 02 /Spartanburg Co Public Libraries Genealogy Series: Finding Your Female Ancestors  http://www.spartanburglibraries.org/Events#/?i=10

SC/Mar 11 /Spartanburg Co Public Libraries Genealogy Series: Finding Your Female Ancestors  http://www.spartanburglibraries.org/Events#/?i=10

SC/Apr 06 /Spartanburg Co Public Libraries Genealogy Series: Oral History Interviews  http://www.spartanburglibraries.org/Events#/?i=10

SC/Apr 08 /Spartanburg Co Public Libraries Genealogy Series: Oral History Interviews  http://www.spartanburglibraries.org/Events#/?i=10

SC/May 04 /Spartanburg Co Public Libraries Genealogy Series: I Did a DNA Test, Now What?  http://www.spartanburglibraries.org/Events#/?i=10

SC/May 13 /Spartanburg Co Public Libraries Genealogy Series: I Did a DNA Test, Now What?  http://www.spartanburglibraries.org/Events#/?i=10

SC/Jun 01 /Spartanburg Co Public Libraries Genealogy Series: The Rainbow Sheep in Your Tree  http://www.spartanburglibraries.org/Events#/?i=10

SC/Jun 10 /Spartanburg Co Public Libraries Genealogy Series: The Rainbow Sheep in Your Tree  http://www.spartanburglibraries.org/Events#/?i=10

SK/Nov 23 /2019 Fall Seminar of the Saskatoon Branch of the Saskatchewan Genealogical Society http://www.saskgenealogy.com/

SK/Nov 23 /”Exploring Your Roots — a beginner genealogy workshop” hosted by the Saskatchewan Genealogical Society http://www.saskgenealogy.com/

VIRTUAL/Nov 05 /Free Live Webinar hosted by Legacy Family Tree – Trove: An Australian and Beyond Genealogical Treasure by Helen V. Smith  https://familytreewebinars.com/upcoming-webinars.php

VIRTUAL/Nov 05 /BYU Family History Library Free Live Webinar – Intro to Chinese Genealogy with Matthew Tyler.  https://fh.lib.byu.edu/classes-and-webinars/online-webinars/

VIRTUAL/Nov 05 /Free Live Webinar hosted by Legacy Family Tree – SuperSearch-hakukoneen käyttäminen (Finnish) by MyHeritage Webinars, w/Juha Vuorela https://familytreewebinars.com/upcoming-webinars.php

VIRTUAL/Nov 06 /Free Live Webinar hosted by Legacy Family Tree – Understanding Ethnicity Estimates by Mary Eberle, JD  https://familytreewebinars.com/upcoming-webinars.php

VIRTUAL/Nov 07 /BYU Family History Library Free Live Webinar -Lutherans in Lithuania with Angela Sinickas.  https://fh.lib.byu.edu/classes-and-webinars/online-webinars/

VIRTUAL/Nov 09 /ISBGFH Winter Webinar Series: Paul Nixon will present British Army.  https://isbgfh.org/

VIRTUAL/Nov 13 /Free Live Webinar hosted by Legacy Family Tree – Soldier’s Homes (1865-1930) Caring for our veterans by Rick Sayre, CG, CGL, FUGA  https://familytreewebinars.com/upcoming-webinars.php

VIRTUAL/Nov 14 /Georgia Genealogical Society Free Live Webinar – Julie Miller, CG (R), CGL (SM), FNGS presents Anatomy of a Military Pension.  https://www.gagensociety.org/webinar-schedule

VIRTUAL/Nov 14 /BYU Family History Library Free Live Webinar with James Tanner.  https://fh.lib.byu.edu/classes-and-webinars/online-webinars/

VIRTUAL/Nov 15 /Free Live Webinar hosted by Legacy Family Tree – ¿Cómo empezar a utilizar MyHeritage?: Los primeros pasos (Spanish) by Pablo Schpilman  https://familytreewebinars.com/upcoming-webinars.php

VIRTUAL/Nov 16 /Online Conference – Efficient and Effective European Research Presented by Experts at American Ancestors and New England Historic Genealogical Society https://www.americanancestors.org/education/online-classes

VIRTUAL/Nov 17 /Polish Genealogical Society of America webinar: Why Blogging Works for Sharing Family History w speaker Craig Siulinski https://pgsa.org/product/why-blogging-works-for-sharing-family-history-nov-17-2019/

VIRTUAL/Nov 19 /Free Live Webinar hosted by Legacy Family Tree – Native American Research: Things You May Not Know by Paula Stuart-Warren, CG, FMGS  https://familytreewebinars.com/upcoming-webinars.php

VIRTUAL/Nov 20 /Free Live Webinar hosted by Legacy Family Tree – MyHeritage’s SuperSearch (German) by MyHeritage Webinars  https://familytreewebinars.com/upcoming-webinars.php

VIRTUAL/Nov 20 /Free Live Webinar hosted by Legacy Family Tree – A la Karte: Borders, Maps and Gazetteers for German… by James M. Beidler  https://familytreewebinars.com/upcoming-webinars.php

VIRTUAL/Nov 21 /BYU Family History Library Free Live Webinar – The Clayton Library, with Sue Kaufman.  https://fh.lib.byu.edu/classes-and-webinars/online-webinars/

VIRTUAL/Nov 21 /BYU Family History Library Free Live Webinar – The Clayton Library, with Sue Kaufman.  https://fh.lib.byu.edu/classes-and-webinars/online-webinars/

VIRTUAL/Nov 21 /Utah Genealogical Association Live Webinar – Obituaries: A Family History Goldmine Presented by Cara Jones, MA https://ugagenealogy.org/

VIRTUAL/Nov 21 /Free Live Webinar hosted by Germanic Genealogy Society – Elissa Scalise Powell presents Sailing Into the Sunset: Tips for Finding Your Ancestors on Passenger Lists.  https://ggsmn.org/cpage.php?pt=94

VIRTUAL/Nov 22 /Free Live Webinar hosted by Legacy Family Tree – No Will? No Problem! by Sharon Monson  https://familytreewebinars.com/upcoming-webinars.php

VIRTUAL/Nov 23 /ISBGFH Winter Webinar Series: Christine Woodcock will present Colonizing Canada.  https://isbgfh.org/

VIRTUAL/Nov 25 /Free Live Webinar hosted by Legacy Family Tree – MyHeritage: les fonctionnalités à utiliser absolument (French) by MyHeritage Webinars  https://familytreewebinars.com/upcoming-webinars.php

VIRTUAL/Nov 25 /Free Live Webinar hosted by Legacy Family Tree – Genealogie voor beginners: hoe start ik mijn… (Dutch) by MyHeritage Webinars  https://familytreewebinars.com/upcoming-webinars.php

VIRTUAL/Nov 26 /Free Live Webinar hosted by Legacy Family Tree – I Received DNA Matches, Now What? by Daniel Horowitz  https://familytreewebinars.com/upcoming-webinars.php

VIRTUAL/Nov 26 /Free Live Webinar hosted by Legacy Family Tree – MyHeritage DNA – en oversikt (Norwegian) by MyHeritage Webinars  https://familytreewebinars.com/upcoming-webinars.php

VIRTUAL/Nov 26 /UGA DNA Live Webinar – An African-Canadian Family History Mystery Presented by Mags Gaulden https://ugagenealogy.org/

VIRTUAL/Dec 03 /Free Live Webinar hosted by Legacy Family Tree – Kuinka aloitan sukupuuni rakentamisen netissä? (Finnish) by MyHeritage Webinars https://familytreewebinars.com/upcoming-webinars.php

VIRTUAL/Dec 03 /Free Live Webinar hosted by Legacy Family Tree – Buried Treasures: What’s in the English Parish Chest by Paul Milner  https://familytreewebinars.com/upcoming-webinars.php

VIRTUAL/Dec 04 /Free Live Webinar hosted by Legacy Family Tree – Which Spot Does X Mark, Anyway? X-DNA Testing in Action by Debra Renard  https://familytreewebinars.com/upcoming-webinars.php

VIRTUAL/Dec 05 /BYU Family History Library Free Live Webinar – with Kathryn Grant.  https://fh.lib.byu.edu/classes-and-webinars/online-webinars/

VIRTUAL/Dec 06 /Free Live Webinar hosted by Legacy Family Tree – Hvordan jeg bruker MyHeritage (Norwegian) by MyHeritage Webinars https://familytreewebinars.com/upcoming-webinars.php

VIRTUAL/Dec 07 /ISBGFH Winter Webinar Series: Eilir Daniels will present Pre 1858 Welsh Wills. https://isbgfh.org/

VIRTUAL/Dec 10 /Free Live Webinar hosted by Legacy Family Tree – A Year in Review: New Records and Features in MyHeritage by Daniel Horowitz  https://familytreewebinars.com/upcoming-webinars.php

VIRTUAL/Dec 11 /Free Live Webinar hosted by Legacy Family Tree – Grandma’s Obituary Box: The Use of Obituaries in… by Pam Stone Eagleson, CG  https://familytreewebinars.com/upcoming-webinars.php

VIRTUAL/Dec 11 /Free Live Webinar hosted by Legacy Family Tree – (Danish) Sådan får du mest ud af de seneste… (Danish) by MyHeritage Webinars  https://familytreewebinars.com/upcoming-webinars.php

VIRTUAL/Dec 12 /BYU Family History Library Free Live Webinar with James Tanner.  https://fh.lib.byu.edu/classes-and-webinars/online-webinars/

VIRTUAL/Dec 12 /Georgia Genealogical Society Free Live Webinar – David Appleton presents An Introduction to Heraldry for Genealogists   https://www.gagensociety.org/webinar-schedule

VIRTUAL/Dec 16 /Free Live Webinar hosted by Legacy Family Tree – De geavanceerde functies en technologie van MyHeritage (Dutch) by MyHeritage Webinars  https://familytreewebinars.com/upcoming-webinars.php

VIRTUAL/Dec 16 /Free Live Webinar hosted by Legacy Family Tree – Noir, Jaune, Rouge : retrouvez vos ancêtres belges ! (French) by MyHeritage Webinars  https://familytreewebinars.com/upcoming-webinars.php

VIRTUAL/Dec 17 /Free Live Webinar hosted by Legacy Family Tree – Marriages Here, There, and Nowhere: Finding Gretna Greens & Borders by J. Mark Lowe, CG, FUGA  https://familytreewebinars.com/upcoming-webinars.php

VIRTUAL/Dec 18 /Free Live Webinar hosted by Legacy Family Tree – How to trace your UK ancestry by Kirsty Gray  https://familytreewebinars.com/upcoming-webinars.php

VIRTUAL/Jan 11 /ISBGFH Winter Webinar Series:  Evan Christensen will present British Ancestors in Mexico.  https://isbgfh.org/

 

Genealogy Contests

Contests sometimes come and go quickly. Watch our website:  ConferenceKeeper.org/genealogy-contests

Get ready for RootsTech 2020 Salt Lake City pass giveaways!
The Ambassadors all have a free 4-day pass to give away and we’ll post as many contests as we can here as they become available!

Calls for Papers

Check our website for full details of ALL current Calls for Papers (Currently SIX):

ConferenceKeeper.org/call-for-papers.

Below you’ll find both newly added, and those with upcoming submission deadlines.

  • NEW: Submit by April 15, 2020 – GRIP 2021 Institute Course Proposals
  • Submit by November 15 – Northwest Genealogy Conference www.stillygen.org
  • Submit by November 27 – The 40th Annual IAJGS International Conference on Jewish Genealogy

Upcoming Deadlines

 Check your Location’s page in the Agenda mode to see a list

of upcoming events in your area.

 Genealogy Jobs

Find a job that uses your genealogy research skills! Check out what we’ve found at Conferencekeeper.org/genealogy-jobs

  • NEWSubmit your interest by Dec. 2 – Editor of the Georgia Genealogical Society Quarterly Journal

 

Remember to check our website for more:

Genealogy Contests   ConferenceKeeper.org/genealogy-contests

Calls for Papers  ConferenceKeeper.org/call-for-papers

New Genealogy Jobs  Conferencekeeper.org/genealogy-jobs

Click here for our Complete Calendar  of Genealogy EventsLink Website

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