TxSGS is excited to announce that our 2016 Family History Conference will be held October 28—October 30, 2016, in Dallas, Texas.
This jam-packed event includes valuable research opportunities, insightful family history sessions for all skill levels each afternoon, workshops for more in-depth instruction, and a full exhibit hall.
Registration is now OPEN for our 2016 Family History Conference, which takes place October 28-30, 2016, in Dallas, Texas!
Early Bird registration is open
through October 7, 2016. Extended through midnight, October 10, 2016!
Pre-Conference Research Day
The Dallas Public Library and the Dallas Genealogical Society are hosting a FREE pre-conference Research Day on Thursday, October 27th.
Visit the Research Day page for full details.
Conference Program & Schedule
With over 70 sessions from 35 speakers, there will be something of interest and benefit for everyone.
Our program features two extraordinary genealogy instructors—Judy Russell and Cyndi Ingle! These must-attend general session topics will be offered each morning before we break for a complimentary lunch.
Visit our Featured Speakers page for titles and descriptions of their lectures and workshops.
Breakout Sessions & Workshops
Each afternoon attendees may chose from multiple hour-long breakout sessions with different speakers and topics every 90 minutes.
Conference attendees have the option to add any of 5 in-depth workshops on to their full 3-day or single day registrations.
Visit our Conference Schedule pages for titles, descriptions, dates, and times.
- Schedule At-A-Glance (4 day overview)
- Thursday Schedule (Research Day)
- Friday Schedule (TxSGS Conference)
- Saturday Schedule (TxSGS Conference)
- Sunday Schedule (TxSGS Conference)
Exhibits and Sponsorships
Partner Societies, non-member societies, other non-profit organizations, and commercial vendors with an interest in supporting the genealogical community are invited to join us at the TxSGS 2016 Family History Conference as an exhibitor or sponsor. Visit our Exhibits and Corporate Sponsorship pages to learn more. You may sign up online or contact the us for more information.
Support the TxSGS 2016 Family History Conference by purchasing an advertisement in the syllabus. We anticipate that approximately 350 people from all areas of Texas will attend the conference, and information in the syllabus will reach many more as the attendees share their conference material with their families, colleagues and local libraries. To select your ad size and pay online, visit Syllabus Advertisements. Deadline for submission of materials is October 15, 2016.
Conference Venue & Lodging
The 2016 Family History Conference will be held at the Crowne Plaza Dallas Downtown. Conference attendees should book before October 15, 2016.
Visit our Venue & Lodging page for more details and instructions on how to book your room at our discounted TxSGS 2016 rate.