Come join us in Ft. Lauderdale next May!
The 2016 Family History Conference, Exploring the Centuries: Footprints in Time, will be held
4–7 May 2016 at the Greater Ft. Lauderdale/Broward County Convention Center, Ft. Lauderdale, Florida.
It is expected that the conference will be well attended, so plan to make your reservations early.
The three conference hotels are the Hilton Fort Lauderdale Marina (Conference Hotel), Renaissance Fort Lauderdale Cruise Port Hotel, and Fort Lauderdale Embassy Suites. They will apply the special conference rates for three days before and after the conference. Each hotel offers a variety of amenities and dining options, so choose the one that best fits your needs.You may book your hotel rooms beginning 27 May 2015 through the Greater Ft. Lauderdale Convention & Visitors Bureau (CVB). Reservations must be made through the CVB to receive the NGS rate. Visit the NGS Accommodations page at http://www.ngsgenealogy.org/cs/accommodations to begin booking your hotel reservation.
The four-day conference will include more than 150 lectures by nationally recognized experts on topics including the history, records, repositories, and ethnic and religious groups in Florida and the neighboring areas of the Caribbean, Georgia, Alabama, Mississippi, Louisiana, North Carolina, and South Carolina. The program will also feature broader genealogical categories including military and other federal records, the law as it relates to genealogy, methodology, analysis, problem solving, and technology.