The FGS now has the Annual Conference Program Guide available to look at and save as a PDF file for the upcoming August 21 – August 24, 2013 Annual conference that will take place in Fort Wayne, Indiana.
The title of the Conference is “Journey Through Generations”.
The FGS has also activated the online registration process to get yourself registered for this conference.
You can view the 16 page conference program guide here at:
The society will take online registration but will also take registration by mail. You can just download and print the online form, fill it out and mail it back to the FGS.
It appears the costs are as follows:
- Early registration prior to July 1, 2013 for full conference is $190
- Late registration after July 1, 2013 for full conference is $240.
- Early registration prior to July 1, 2013 for a single day of the conference is $80
- Late registration after July 1, 2013 for a single day of the conference is $100
In addition to the basic fees noted above, the conference brochure notes that there are other fees related to the conference syllabus and a host of other workshop fees should you choose to participate. There are also separate fees for individual luncheons on each day of the conference should you choose to participate in these programs.
Take a look at the link I provided to the full program guide. All of the programs, registration material, fees, special programs, keynote speeches are noted.
I encourage the genealogical researcher to at least once in their lifetime attend one of these multi-day national genealogical conferences. You will be in genealogy research/education heaven!
Here is a link to 2013 conference information from the FGS website at:
Please take a look at the above link.
While at the site, see all of the other resources and materials that are offered by the Federation of Genealogical Societies. You can even find information about past conferences.
Enjoy the program material, see what interests you, and make your plans to go to this annual conference.
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