Thursday, January 3, 2013

Genealogy Conferences and Institutes for 2013

Several readers have asked for dates and places of the major genealogy conferences and institutes for 2013, so I made a master list here. This is a great time to set educational goals for the new year and decide which of the following fit into your budget and schedule. You can find more information on each of the following, including reviews of many of the institute courses, by clicking on the links under "labels" at the right of the screen.

Salt Lake Institute of Genealogy 2013
January 14 - 18, 2013 in Salt Lake City, Utah

APG Professional Management Conference
March 19 - 20, 2013 in Salt Lake City, Utah

RootsTech Conference
March 21 - 23, 2013 in Salt Lake City, Utah

Forensic Genealogy Institute 
April 11-13, 2013 at the Wyndham Love Field in Dallas, Texas.  
New England Regional Genealogy Conference (NERGC)
April 17 - 21, 2013 in Manchester, New Hampshire

Ohio Genealogical Society Conference
April 25 - 27, 2013 in Cincinnati, Ohio

National Genealogical Society 2013 Family History Conference
May 8 - 11, 2013 in Las Vegas, Nevada

Southern California Genealogical Society Jamboree
June 7 -9, 2013 at Marriott Burbank Airport, Burbank, California

Institute of Genealogy and Historical Research (IGHR)
June 9 - 14, 2013 at Samford University in Birmingham, Alabama  

National Institute on Genealogical Research
July 8-12, 2013 at the National Archives in Washington, D.C.

Genealogical Research Institute of Pittsburgh
July 21 - 26, 2013 at LaRoche College in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

FGS National Conference
August 21 - 24, 2013 in Fort Wayne, Indiana


  1. Angela, you can also find a huge list of conferences, events, workshops, special sessions and much more on Conference Keeper ( This site just started late last year, but has a ton of info. It has a world wide audience, also. ~ Jen

    1. Jen,
      Thanks for letting us know about the new Conference Keeper site. It looks great for keeping track of all the many genealogical events going on.