Friday, April 4, 2014

NERGC 2015 Featured Speakers

NERGC 2015 features two renowned Genealogical Keynote Speakers, Judy G. Russell and Lisa Louise Cooke.


Judy G. Russell
The Legal Genealogist Judy G. Russell is a genealogist with a law degree. She writes, teaches and lectures on a wide variety of genealogical topics, ranging from using court records in family history to understanding DNA testing. A Colorado native with roots deep in the American south on her mother’s side and entirely in Germany on her father’s side, she is a member of the Association of Professional Genealogists, the National Genealogical Society and numerous state and regional genealogical societies. She has written for the National Genealogical Society Quarterly and National Genealogical Society Magazine, among other publications. On the faculty of the Salt Lake Institute of Genealogy, the Institute for Genealogy and Historical Research in Alabama, and the Genealogical Research Institute of Pittsburgh, she is a member of the Board of Trustees of the Board for Certification of Genealogists, from which she holds credentials as a Certified Genealogist and Certified Genealogical Lecturer℠.

Lisa Louise Cookie
Lisa Louise Cooke is the owner of Genealogy Gems, a genealogy and family history multi-media company. She is Producer and Host of the Genealogy Gems Podcast, the popular online genealogy audio show as well as the Family History: Genealogy Made Easy podcast, both available at www.GenealogyGems.com, in iTunes, and through the free Genealogy Gems Toolbar. Her podcasts bring genealogy news, research strategies, expert interviews and inspiration to genealogists in 75 countries around the world.

Lisa is the author of a variety of multi-media materials including the Genealogy Gems Premium website subscription, her book Genealogy Gems: Ultimate Research Strategies (paperback, digital download, and for iPad), the DVD Google Earth for Genealogy, and Genealogy Gems Premium Audio Podcast Episode digital downloads. Her book Google for Genealogy published Fall 2010.

In addition to Genealogy Gems, Lisa works closely with Family Tree Magazine as producer and host of the Family Tree Magazine Podcast, a regular article author for the magazine, and curriculum developer and instructor for Family Tree University.

Lisa's offerings are not limited to online. She is a sought after international genealogy speaker, and produces live presentations of The Genealogy Gems Podcast at top genealogy conferences.

Whether in person or online, Lisa strives to dig through the myriad of genealogy news, questions and resources and deliver the gems that can unlock each listeners own family history treasure trove!

Wednesday, April 2, 2014

NERGC 2015 E-ZINE 1 IS NOW AVAILABLE

NERGC E-zine #1 is now available online at http://www.nergc.org/E-zine_1_2015.pdf. Please feel free to share with your friends, colleagues, or anyone else who might be interested in attending the conference.

Friday, February 28, 2014

FINAL REMINDER - PRESENTATION PROPOSALS DUE MARCH 1

A final reminder that the deadline for presentation proposals for the 2015 New England Regional Genealogical Conference, "Navigating the Past: Sailing Into the Future," is TOMORROW, Saturday, March 1. The Call for Papers is on the NERGC web page, www.NERGC.org.

Tuesday, February 25, 2014

REMINDER -- DEADLINE FOR NERGC 2015 PRESENTATION PROPOSALS IS MARCH 1

A final reminder that the deadline for presentation proposals for the 2015 New England Regional Genealogical Conference, "Navigating the Past: Sailing Into the Future," is this Saturday, March 1. The Call for Papers is on the NERGC web page, www.NERGC.org.

Sunday, December 15, 2013

NERGC 2015 Call for Papers is Out!



CALL FOR PAPERS
Navigating the Past: Sailing into the Future
13th New England Regional Genealogical Conference
15-19 April 2015, Providence, Rhode Island
 




The New England Regional Genealogical Conference (NERGC) 2015 Call for Papers is Out! Any interested speakers should read the call (pdf file) carefully and submit their proposals by 1 March 2014.

Thursday, May 16, 2013

TIME IS RUNNING OUT TO PARTICIPATE IN FULL CONFERENCE SURVEY

Soon after the conference we invited NERGC 2013 attendees to participate in a survey to provide us feedback about the event. Over 400 of those attending have already shared valuable feedback with us. If you attended the conference and are one of those 400, thank you very much for sharing your feedback. For those who have not yet filled out the survey and would like to, TIME IS RUNNING OUT. The survey will close for analysis and reports as of 11:59 Eastern Time on Monday, May 20th. To participate in the survey before closure on May 20th, please go to www.NERGC.org for a link to the online survey.

Sunday, May 12, 2013

DON'T MISS OUT ON THE NERGC FULL-CONFERENCE SURVEY

Over 400 NERGC 2013 attendees have already taken the online full-conference survey. Are you one of them? If you haven't shared your feedback about your onference experience yet, go to www.NERGC.org and click on the link to the survey before it closes on Monday, May 20.