2018 Fall Conference with Lisa Louise Cooke

Lisa-Louise-CookeThe IGS Fall Conference is Friday and Saturday, October 12 & 13, 2018, at the State Historical Society of Iowa Resource Center with speaker, Lisa Louise Cooke.

Lisa Louise Cooke is the Producer and Host of the Genealogy Gems Podcast, an online genealogy audio show at www.GenealogyGems.com that has been downloaded over 2 million times. She is the author of the books The Genealogist’s Google Toolbox Second Edition, Mobile Genealogy, How to Find Your Family History in Newspapers, and Genealogy Gems: Ultimate Research Strategies, and the Google Earth for Genealogy video series, as well as a writer, instructor and podcaster for Family Tree Magazine. She is a sought-after keynote speaker and presenter and has been featured at conferences and seminars such as Who Do You Think You Are? Live in London, RootsTech, and the National Genealogical Society Conference.

Topics are:

How to Organize all this Genealogy Stuff

Reconstruct Your Ancestor’s Life with Google

How Alice the Genealogist Avoids Falling Down the Rabbit Hole

How to Reopen and Work a Genealogical Cold Case

Google Earth for Genealogy

Inspiring Ways to Capture the Interest of the Non-Genealogist in Your Family

In addition:

Tony Jahn, Iowa State Archivist

Breakout sessions:Open House Tour of State Historical of Iowa Library & Museum, Census and Squirrels by Linda Greethurst, or International Round Tables

Agenda in print form.

Register online.

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