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Good News: NGS GENTECH 2004 is less than a month away.
Even Better News: The hotel rate is $99, not the higher figures your might
have seen in other notices
Here are the Particulars about the Conference:
NGS GENTECH 2004 will be in held in St. Louis on January 22-24.
Since 1993, GENTECH has been THE national conference for people interested
in GENealogy and TECHnology. Now, as a new division of the National
Genealogical Society, NGS GENTECH will sponsor conferences that continue to
meet the needs of advanced users and those new to using technology in
Each year the conference has featured a panel of nationally known speakers
who have addressed themselves to every aspect of the use of computer and
Internet technology to support genealogical research - to meet the needs of
advanced users as well as those just beginning to use technology in their
This year there will be a Librarians' Pre-Conference at NGS GENTECH on
Thursday, January 22, 2004 which will feature talks by Cyndi Howells, Ruth
Ann Hager and Matt Helm. Details of this special Pre-Conference are at:
In addition to the Librarian's Pre-Conference, Thursday will feature
two-hour tutorials on four important topics:
* Building a Family Genealogy Web site
* Mapping Workshop
* Federal Web Sites
* Digital Photography.
See the full NGS GENTECH 2004 program at:
www.eshow2000.com/ngsgentech/register_now.cfm or at the St. Louis
Genealogical Society website: www.stlgs.org/gentech2004.
If you have not attended a GENTECH conference, please consider making this
your first. Our professional development depends upon finding and using the
right tools to accomplish your clients' goals, and the sessions at this
conference can help.
Remember, you can register on line at:
We look forward to seeing you in St. Louis in just a few weeks! NGS GENTECH
2004 promises to be a sellout and a highly successful conference.
John Konvalinka, CGRS(sm), CGL(sm)
NGS GENTECH 2004 Publicity Chair