RootsTech 2011

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== Official Conference Bloggers  ==
 
== Official Conference Bloggers  ==
  
RoosTech invited 16 genealogy bloggers to serve as Official Conference Bloggers. 
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RoosTech invited 16 genealogy bloggers to serve as Official Conference Bloggers.   
  
*Jill Ball - [http://geniaus.blogspot.com/ Geniaus]
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*Jill Ball - [http://geniaus.blogspot.com/ Geniaus]  
*Lisa Louise Cooke - [http://www.genealogygemspodcast.blogspot.com/ Genealogy Gems Podcast]
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*Lisa Louise Cooke - [http://www.genealogygemspodcast.blogspot.com/ Genealogy Gems Podcast]  
*Amy Coffin - [http://wetree.blogspot.com/ We Tree Genealogy Blog]
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*Amy Coffin - [http://wetree.blogspot.com/ We Tree Genealogy Blog]  
*Schelly Talalay Dardashti - [http://tracingthetribe.blogspot.com/ Tracing the Tribe: the Jewish Genealogy Blog]
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*Schelly Talalay Dardashti - [http://tracingthetribe.blogspot.com/ Tracing the Tribe: the Jewish Genealogy Blog]  
*DearMYRTLE - [http://blog.dearmyrtle.com/ DearMYRTLE]
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*DearMYRTLE - [http://blog.dearmyrtle.com/ DearMYRTLE]  
*Dick Eastman - Eastman's Online Genealogy Newsletter
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*Dick Eastman - Eastman's Online Genealogy Newsletter  
*AncestryInsider - [http://ancestryinsider.blogspot.com/ AncestryInsider]
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*AncestryInsider - [http://ancestryinsider.blogspot.com/ AncestryInsider]  
*Thomas MacEntee - [http://www.geneabloggers.com/ Geneabloggers]
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*Thomas MacEntee - [http://www.geneabloggers.com/ Geneabloggers]  
*Miriam Robbins Midkiff - [http://ancestories1.blogspot.com/ Ancestories]
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*Miriam Robbins Midkiff - [http://ancestories1.blogspot.com/ Ancestories]  
*Sue Maxwell - [http://granitegenealogy.blogspot.com/ Granite Genealogy]
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*Sue Maxwell - [http://granitegenealogy.blogspot.com/ Granite Genealogy]  
*Joan Miller - [http://www.luxegen.ca/ Luxegen Genealogy]
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*Joan Miller - [http://www.luxegen.ca/ Luxegen Genealogy]  
*Kimberly Powell - [http://genealogy.about.com/b/ About.com Genealogy] 
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*Kimberly Powell - [http://genealogy.about.com/b/ About.com Genealogy]   
*Lorine McGinnis Schulze - [http://www.olivetreegenealogy.com/ Olive Tree Genealogy]
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*Lorine McGinnis Schulze - [http://www.olivetreegenealogy.com/ Olive Tree Genealogy]  
*Randy Seaver - [http://www.geneamusings.com/ Genea-Musings]
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*Randy Seaver - [http://www.geneamusings.com/ Genea-Musings]  
*James Tanner - [http://genealogysstar.blogspot.com/ Genealogy's Star]
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*James Tanner - [http://genealogysstar.blogspot.com/ Genealogy's Star]  
*Renee Zamora - [http://rzamor1.blogspot.com/ Renee's Genealogy Blog]
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*Renee Zamora - [http://rzamor1.blogspot.com/ Renee's Genealogy Blog]<br>
  
 
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Bloggers (official &amp; unofficial) and those on Twitter sure had a lot to report! To view posts and tweets, visit the [http://www.google.com/reader/shared/user/16209268016599136195/label/RootsTech Geneabloggers RootsTech blogroll].&nbsp;
 
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The bloggers (official &amp; unofficial) and those on Twitter sure had a lot to report! To view posts and tweets, visit the [http://www.google.com/reader/shared/user/16209268016599136195/label/RootsTech Geneabloggers RootsTech blogroll].&nbsp;
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Revision as of 21:22, 13 February 2011

Contents

About

The first annual RootsTech conference was held February 10-12, 2011 in Salt Lake City.  The conference is designed to bring together both genealogists and technologists to shape the future of Family History. RootsTech is sponsored by FamilySearch and several genealogy & technology partners. The official conference page is at http://rootstech.familysearch.org/.  

KeyNote Speakers

RootsTech 2011 featured 4 keynote speakers.  Their presentations were broadcast via live streaming. 

To learn more about each of the keynote speakers, visit the Keynote Speakers page on the Rootstech website.


Conference Courses

Classes at Rootstech 2011 were organized into two tracks: Tech Users (TU) and Tech Creators (TC). In addition, there were multiple luncheon events and unconference sessions. Courses are listed at http://rootstech.familysearch.org/sessions.php.

More detailed information is available for each of the following courses.

Thursday, February 10th

Friday, February 11th

Saturday, February 12th

Official Conference Bloggers

RoosTech invited 16 genealogy bloggers to serve as Official Conference Bloggers. 

Bloggers (official & unofficial) and those on Twitter sure had a lot to report! To view posts and tweets, visit the Geneabloggers RootsTech blogroll