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2017 UTP cruise - PNG - Jul-Aug 2017 
Researching abroad: Brit/Eur - Aug 2017 
NSW & ACT State Conference - Sep 2017 
Holy Land tour/conference - Oct/Nov 2017 
2018 UTP cruise - Alaska - Aug/Sep 2018


 

Researching abroad: British Isles & European ancestors - Canberra

Event Information

When
  • 21 Aug 2017 9:30am - 4:30pm
Where
  • The Harmonie German Club of Canberra, 49 Jerrabomberra Avenue
  • Narrabundah
  • Australian Capital Territory
Other Information
  • Cost: $57
Contact

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with leading international genealogists
Chris Paton
 (Scotland) and Dirk Weissleder (Germany)

CanberraFeatures
  • eight main presentations in two concurrent streams
  • supporting shorter presentations by local and sponsoring partners
  • an exhibition by event partners
  • special offers and hundreds of dollars worth of prizes
CLICK HERE for speaker biographies and other cities the roadshow covers
CLICK HERE or the image at the right to download a program leaflet for Canberra
 
Brisbane
 

When and whereHarmonie Club

WHEN: Monday 21 August 2017, 9am-4.20pm

WHEREThe Harmonie German Club of Canberra
             49 Jerrabomberra Avenue
             Narrabundah ACT


Booking

  • Pre-booked - by 9pm Sun 13 Aug 2017 - $57
    NOTE: only those pre-booked will be in the main prize draw
  • On the day - $60
book now  CLICK HERE or the icon at the left to book your place

Program
Preliminary - subject to minor change

Monday 21 August 2017
You may move between streams on the day

BRITISH ISLES STREAM - Auditorium

9.00amregistration and exhibition
9.45amwelcome and seminar introduction
9.50amDiscover Scottish land records (Chris Paton)
10.40ambreak and exhibition
11.10amScottish research resources before 1800 (Chris Paton)
12.10pm British Isles resources at the Heraldry and Genealogy Society of Canberra                              
12.25pmprize draw
12.30pmlunch break and exhibition
1.30pmMyHeritage technologies 1
2.00pmIrish family history resources online (Chris Paton)
2.50pmbreak and exhibition
3.15pmLiving DNA presentation
3.30pmDown and out in Scotland: researching ancestral crisis (Chris Paton)
4.20pmclose

EUROPEAN STREAM -Keller Bar room

9.00amregistration and exhibition
9.45amwelcome and seminar introduction
9.50amPrimary and secondary sources on genealogy in Germany (Dirk Weissleder) 
10.40ambreak and exhibition
11.10amEuropean resources at  the Heraldry and Genealogy Society of Canberra
11.30pmIntroduction to European research (Dirk Weissleder)
12.25pmprize draw (in Auditorium)
12.30pmlunch break and exhibition
1.30pmArchives, libraries & institutions for genealogical researchers in Germany (Dirk Weissleder)
2.30pmThe International German Genealogical Partnership (Dirk Weissleder)
2.50pmbreak and exhibition
3.15pmMyHeritage technologies 2
3.30pmUsing DNA to solve genealogical puzzles (Rosemary Kopittke)
4.20pmclose

Other information 

Exhibition - an exhibition with information and sales tables will be open in all breaks and before the first presentations each date

Food - this is not included in the seminar cost. We recommend the club's restaurant and bar for food and drink at the venue

Parking - ample parking on site


Sponsors and exhibitors

            

HAGSOC         Gen-eboooks     Gould Digital 

Gould      ADBA     UTP     UTP cruises

 Finders Cafe   Teapot   Vicgum

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