08 March 2016

Jamboree 2016 Speaker Spotlight: Emily D. Aulicino, MA

Emily D. Aulicino, MA, a genealogist since 1970, has given multiple presentations on genetic genealogy and writing family stories for a variety of cultural groups and internationally for WDYTYA, BTOP and Germany. She was interviewed for television, newspapers, and blogtalk radio. She writes two blogs and has published a book on genetic genealogy. Her articles have appeared in Irish Roots (Ireland) and genealogical societies’ publications. She is a speaker for the International Society of Genetic Genealogists (ISOGG) and is a member of the Association of Professional Genealogists (APG) and OGC.

Thursday, June 2, 2016  8:30 a.m. – 9:30 a.m.
TH004   DNA Your Paper Trail: An Introduction to Genetic Genealogy
Learn how the three basic DNA tests benefit genealogy in helping crumble brick walls, proving or disproving your paper trail, and finding biological family. Join millions using Genetic Genealogy to supplement their research. Level: Beg.

Thursday, June 2, 2016  11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
TH015   Verify, Correct, and Expand Your Lineage through DNA Testing
Learn how autosomal DNA testing can help you verify your lineage, correct your oral family history, and expand your pedigree chart. Through various success stories, you can discover how others have triumphed and how you can as well. Level: All.

Thursday, June 2, 2016  5:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.
TH027   Meet the DNA Authors

Friday, June 3, 2016  8:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. (Special DNA Workshop)
FR-B   I’ve Tested My DNA; Now What?
Learn what you can do before contacting your matches to assist you in finding the common ancestor you share with your match. Discover what to do when your matches contact you first, and the steps to follow when contacting your matches. Laptops are not required in this workshop but would be useful. Bring copies of your DNA testing results from 23andMe, Ancestry, and/or Family Tree DNA to the workshop. Level: Beg. Additional registration and fees apply.  Limited to 55 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.

To register, visit our website

Southern California Genealogy Jamboree
Genetic Genealogy 2016

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