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*[http://www.ancestry.com Ancestry]  
 
*[http://www.ancestry.com Ancestry]  
 
*[http://www.brightsolid.com/ BrightSolid]  
 
*[http://www.brightsolid.com/ BrightSolid]  
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*CDI Media
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*Cherish Bound
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*Crystal Inn
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*Dell
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*Digital Scrapbook Memories
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*DMT Publishing
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*EasyFamilyHistory.com
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*Emkay International
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*Family History Expos
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*Family Roots Publishing Company
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*FamilyLink.com
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*FamilySearch
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*FamilySearch Software Community
 
*[http://www.fgs.org/ Federation of Genealogical Societies]  
 
*[http://www.fgs.org/ Federation of Genealogical Societies]  
*[http://sharingtime.com SharingTime.com]
 
 
*[http://flip-pal.com/ Flip-Pal Mobile Scanner]  
 
*[http://flip-pal.com/ Flip-Pal Mobile Scanner]  
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*Genealogy Registry
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*Genealogy Today LLC
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*Generation Maps
 
*[http://www.genetree.com/ GeneTree]  
 
*[http://www.genetree.com/ GeneTree]  
 
*[http://www.geni.com/ Geni]  
 
*[http://www.geni.com/ Geni]  
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*Incline Software
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*Legacy Family Tree
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*LifeStory Productions, Inc.
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*Lifewood Data Technology Ltd.
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*My Heritage
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*Names in Stone
 
*[http://www.ngsgenealogy.org/ National Genealogy Society]  
 
*[http://www.ngsgenealogy.org/ National Genealogy Society]  
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*National Institute for Genealogical Studies
 
*[http://www.americanancestors.org/ New England Historic Genealogical Society]  
 
*[http://www.americanancestors.org/ New England Historic Genealogical Society]  
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*Next Generation Software
 
*[http://www.ohanasoftware.com/ Ohana Software]  
 
*[http://www.ohanasoftware.com/ Ohana Software]  
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*One Great Family
 
*[http://www.opengen.net/ Open Gen]  
 
*[http://www.opengen.net/ Open Gen]  
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*Oracle
 
*[https://www.family-genealogy.com/index.aspx Our Familyology]  
 
*[https://www.family-genealogy.com/index.aspx Our Familyology]  
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*Photoloom
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*Pleiades Software Development, Inc.
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*ReadyMicro Inc.
 
*[http://www.rfmemorialtechnology.com/ RF Memorial Technology]  
 
*[http://www.rfmemorialtechnology.com/ RF Memorial Technology]  
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*Richardson Design
 
*[http://www.rootsmagic.com/ RootsMagic]  
 
*[http://www.rootsmagic.com/ RootsMagic]  
*[http://tpstry.com/ Tpstry] 
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*RootsTech
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*Salt Lake Plaza Hotel At Temple Square
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*[http://sharingtime.com SharingTime.com]
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*Sprint
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*Southern California Genealogical Society
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*The Express Book Machine at the BYU Bookstore
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*The International Commission for the Accreditation of Professional Genealogists (ICAPGen)
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*The MagiKey, LLC
 
*[http://lythgoes.net/genealogy/software.php TNG: The Next Generation of Genealogy Sitebuilding]  
 
*[http://lythgoes.net/genealogy/software.php TNG: The Next Generation of Genealogy Sitebuilding]  
*[http://vintageaerial.com/ Vintage Aerial]  - see the Vintage Aerial team [http://blog.tpstry.com/2011/02/3-questions-with-vintage-aerial/ answer 3 questions from Tpstry]
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*[http://tpstry.com/ Tpstry]
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*Truscape Solutions, Inc
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*Utah Genealogical Association
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*[http://vintageaerial.com/ Vintage Aerial] - see the Vintage Aerial team [http://blog.tpstry.com/2011/02/3-questions-with-vintage-aerial/ answer 3 questions from Tpstry]
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*Visit Salt Lake
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*Voices and Images
  
View the floor plan map [http://rootstech.familysearch.org/RootsTech_floor_plan_2011.pdf at the RootsTech site].  
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View the floor plan map [http://rootstech.familysearch.org/RootsTech_floor_plan_2011.pdf at the RootsTech site].
  
 
== Attendees  ==
 
== Attendees  ==

Revision as of 17:40, 28 February 2011

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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.

Lunch Events

Thursday, February 10th

  • LE001 Mobile Applications: the Hows, Whys and Future presented by Kendall Hulet and sponsored by Ancestry.com
  • LE006 Family History in the Age of the Cloud presented by Chris van der Kuyl and sponsored by BrightSolid

Friday, February 11th

Saturday, February 12th

Luxegen Genealogy and Family History Blog - Rootstech Takeaways: High Tech High Touch

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

Guidance for RootsTech Presenters was available online.

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

Exhibitors

The following companies exhibited at RootsTech 2011 Expo Hall:

View the floor plan map at the RootsTech site.

Attendees

News Feeds

External links