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The 35th IAJGS International Conference is just around the corner!
SIGNIFICANT DISCOUNT (AND A CHANCE TO WIN GREAT PRIZES IN OUR DRAWING),
REGISTER NOW. “Early Bird Special” ends on May 6th! Visit www.iajgs2015.org to register.
TREAT YOURSELF TO THE WONDERFUL PRE-CONFERENCE SHABBATON on the
Friday-Saturday, July 3-4 weekend preceding the Conference. Enjoy an
adventure in exploring the sights and sounds of Jerusalem via three
unique tour opportunities.
“EXPLORATION SUNDAY” on July 5 offers you the superior options of either
visiting extraordinary research archives or taking fascinating tours of
Jerusalem and Israel.
Monday’s full day of programming sets the pace for a peerless schedule
of sessions, including one that offers how-to’s for those attending
their first IAJGS Conference.
SIG luncheons and other SIG meetings will be held each day, bolstered by
valuable sessions on Jewish communities throughout the world that dot
the daily schedules. BOF meetings will be announced soon, with over 25
BOF groups planning time together this year!
Guide to the Perplexed: Nearly every day features a valuable “Breakfast
with Experts” for the rare opportunity to sit round the table with a
genealogical wizard and personally ask questions. The answers you’ll
hear can spark new directions for your research. Experts will also be
volunteering for one-on-one “break down brick wall” meetings for those
Our honored Keynote speaker Rabbi Israel Meir Lau will share his moving
plea to continue to tell the story of the Shoah, striving to document
our family’s past as an inspiration for the next generations to come.
The Convention’s impressive roster of skilled, informative and
fascinating lecturers from across the globe will present a treasure of
new ideas, new sources to research, and new tools for advanced and
novice genealogists alike. View the full program at www.iajgs2015.org
Our closing banquet will be enhanced by the presence of Dick Eastman, genealogy’s renowned blogger.
Come join us in the matchless city of Jerusalem for the momentous,
exciting 35th IAJGS International Conference on Jewish Genealogy. Enjoy
new and renewed friendships, and a rich appreciation of the land, its
resources and its people. For full Convention details: www.iajgs2015.org.
35th IAJGS International Conference on Jewish Genealogy
Jerusalem 6- 10 July 2015