29 February 2016
Jamboree 2016 Speaker Spotlight: Tim Janzen, M.D.
Thursday, June 2, 2016 8:30 a.m. – 9:30 a.m.
TH005 Family Finder, 23andme, and Ancestry DNA: An Introduction
This presentation will help you maximize your experience with each of the three major autosomal DNA tests available: Family Finder, 23andMe and AncestryDNA. Level: All. (Tim Janzen, MD)
Thursday, June 2, 2016 11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
TH011 Organizing All of Your Autosomal DNA Match List Data
This presentation will show you how to organize your autosomal DNA match list data so that you can readily identify all of the triangulated groups and can best find shared ancestors with your matches. Level: Adv.
Friday, June 3, 2016 8:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. (Special DNA Workshop)
FR-A Autosomal DNA Chromosome Mapping Workshop
This workshop will review ways in which autosomal DNA can be mapped so that DNA segments may be attributed to individual ancestors. Participants may begin or continue the process of mapping their DNA. Participants need to bring laptops to the workshop loaded with Excel or another spreadsheet program. For additional workshop requirements, visit the Jamboree website Workshop Schedule page. Level: Adv.
Additional registration and fees apply. Limited to 35 participants.
Friday, June 3, 2016 5:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.
FR028 Ask the Experts about DNA and Genealogy
DNA testing experts will answer questions about the connection between DNA testing and genealogy, what tests are available, and which companies provide which tests. Advances being made in the field of Genetic Genealogy will be discussed. Level: All.