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Sunday, July 12 through Friday, July 17
CANCELLED Gen-Fed 2020 (Genealogical Institute on Federal Records)  (Conferences)
The Board and staff of the Genealogical Institute on Federal Records are following the developments related to COVID-19 and efforts to mitigate its spread. At this time, the National Archives and Records Administration is closed; it first announced that public events and gatherings were cancelled through May 3, then completely closed to on-site researchers until further notice.  Information about the status of this year’s institute will be communicated to registered attendees as soon as it becomes available.
The Genealogical Institute on Federal Records (Gen-Fed) is a one week program offering in-depth study of material held by the National Archives in Washington, D.C. and College Park, Maryland. Saturday, July 18, 2020 is an optional trip to the DAR Library. Check the website for upcoming information: http://www.gen-fed.org/.

Sunday, July 19 through Friday, July 24
Genealogical Research Institute of Pittsburgh (GRIP)  (Conferences)
GRIP announced that it's Institute this summer are going virtual. Please check their website for details.
Genealogists of all levels will find our week-long courses of interest whether novice, intermediate, advanced, or professional. In 2020, we will offer 20 courses in three separate week-long learning opportunities at La Roche University in Pittsburgh, PA Some popular courses are back and some will be brand new in 2020. To see details of the 18 sessions in each course click here for descriptions. On-campus housing descriptions, photos, and travel advice are under the “Location” menu. Registration is now open. For information: http://www.gripitt.org.

Sunday, July 26 through Friday, July 31
Institute of Genealogy and Historical Research (IGHR) 2020 VIRTUAL Institute  (Conferences)
On April 15, we announced IGHR 2020 will be held virtually. We are grateful for the tremendous support we have received from the genealogy community regarding this transition and appreciate everyone’s patience as we move forward. It is our goal to make this as smooth as possible for everyone involved. For more information: http://ighr.gagensociety.org/

Friday, July 31 through Saturday, August 1
Celtic Connections VIRTUAL Conference  (Conferences)
Registration for this – our 4th – Conference “Journey Home” is now open.   The two-day conference features a variety of International and U.S. genealogy experts providing valuable guidance related to Irish, Scots-Irish, Scottish and Welsh ancestry. 

For further information and registration see: http://www.celtic-connections.org

Friday, August 7 through Saturday, August 8
Texas State Genealogical Society 2020 Virtual Conference  (Virtual Conference)
7:45 am to 12:45 pm

Start 9:45 AM and end time 12:45 PM are Central Daylight Time.

Join the Texas State Genealogical Society on Friday and Saturday, August 7-8, 2020, for a two-day event filled with plenty of genealogy tips and more to help you explore your family history and chip away at those persistent brick walls. Eight speakers share their expertise in areas from methodology to DNA, discussing timely topics and facilitating in-depth learning. Watch this event LIVE, or later at your convenience. For information: https://www.txsgs.org/txsgs-2020-virtual-conference/

Wednesday, September 2
The Federation of Genealogical Societies 42nd Annual Conference  (Conferences)
Due to the ongoing concerns about COVID-19 around the nation and our concern for the health and well-being of attendees and volunteers involved with the Federation of Genealogical Societies (FGS) 2020 Family History Conference, we are pleased to announce that the conference is going virtual. Although we are very saddened that the last FGS conference will not be an in-person celebratory event in Kansas City, the well-being of everyone involved with the conference is our utmost priority.
For Information and Registration: www.fgs.org

Saturday, September 12
AzGAB Board of Directors Meeting  (Member Society)
1:30 pm to 3:30 pm
Mesa InterStake Center, 830 E 2nd Ave, Mesa, AZ 85204
The meeting will start at 1:30pm. You will need to enter the building via the north doors, the building faces south for those of you directionally challenged. Information, contact Secretary Linda McCleary, information@azgab.org

Thursday, October 15 through Saturday, October 17
CANCELLED APG's Professional Management Conference  (Conferences)
At a special meeting of the APG board held Thursday, 26 March 2020, we made the difficult, yet unanimous, decision to cancel our 2020 PMC in Portland, scheduled for mid-October.
The Professional Management Conference is the one conference dedicated to the needs of professional genealogist, providing education on business topics, advanced genealogical education on unique records, sets, etc.  For details: https://www.apgen.org/blogs/regarding-the-2020-pmc

Thursday, October 15 through Saturday, October 17
Afro-American Historical and Genealogical Society 2020 Annual Conference & Exhibition  (Conferences)
We're Going Virtual! The AAHGS Annual Conference is the largest international African American conference that promotes African-ancestored family history, genealogy, and cultural diversity by bringing together subject matter experts who promote scholarly research, provide resources for historical and genealogical studies, create a network of persons with similar interests, and assist members in documenting their histories.Typical attendees are historians, genealogists, researchers, scholars, educators, preservationists, media, and beginners. Check the website: https://web.cvent.com/event/375a05f9-62b5-4829-80c7-5560766e1286/summary

Sunday, October 25 through Monday, October 26
MyHeritage LIVE 2020 POSTPONED  (Conferences)

In light of the current global situation, MyHeritage has decided to postpone MyHeritage LIVE, our annual genealogy conference.For more information, please see our official blog post.

Thursday, November 5 through Saturday, November 7
RootsTech London 2020  (Conferences)
London, England

In consideration of COVID-19, FamilySearch International announced today that the RootsTech conference planned for London 5–7 November 2020, will be postponed until the fall of 2021.

Friday, November 13 through Sunday, November 15
Remembering Your Heritage 2020 TxSGS Family History Conference  (Conferences)
Omni Mandalay Hotel Las Colinas, 221 Las Colinas Blvd, Dallas TX 75039
The Texas State Genealogical Society announces its 60th Anniversary Celebration. https://www.txsgs.org/2020-conference/

Saturday, November 14
AzGAB Board of Directors Meeting  (Member Society)
1:30 pm to 3:30 pm
Mesa InterStake Center, 830 E 2nd Ave, Mesa, AZ 85204
The meeting will start at 1:30pm. You will need to enter the building via the north doors, the building faces south for those of you directionally challenged. Information, contact Secretary Linda McCleary, information@azgab.org

Wednesday, February 3, 2021 through Saturday, February 6, 2021
RootsTech 2021  (Conferences)
Salt Palace Convention Center, Salt Lake City, Utah
Save the date and plan to join us at RootsTech in Salt Lake City, February 3-6, 2021. 

Monday, March 22, 2021 through Friday, March 26, 2021
Family History Down Under  (Conferences)
Sunshine Coast, Queensland (Australia)
7 Keynote Speakers including Judy Russell, Blaine Bettinger, and Paul Milner. Check the website https://www.familyhistorydownunder.com/ for conference updates.

Wednesday, May 19, 2021 through Saturday, May 22, 2021
NGS Family History Conference  (Conferences)
Richmond, VA
The National Genealogical Society 2021 Family History Conference, Virginia: The Deep Roots of a Nation, will be held in Richmond, Virginia, 19‒22 May 2021. The call for proposals opens on 8 January 2020 and closes on 1 April 2020 at 11:59 p.m. EDT. For details: https://www.ngsgenealogy.org.