Florence Schumacher, Boston 2013 Publicity Chair
January 21, 2013
Boston -- Registration is now open for the 33rd IAJGS International
Conference on Jewish Genealogy to be held in historic Boston on
The early registration discount will end on April 30. For more
information or to register, visit www.iajgs2013.org.
The conference is the leading genealogy event of the year for people
researching their family history. Experts will give 200 lectures,
hands-on workshops and programs during the conference.
Over 1000 researchers ranging >from beginners to professional
genealogists >from all over the United States and around the world
are expected to attend the conference in Boston.
Attendees will have a special rate at the centrally located Boston
Park Plaza Hotel (hotelinfo.iajgs2013.org). The rate will be in
effect >from July 29 to August 14, so consider spending extra time
doing research or enjoying Boston and its wonderful vacation areas
nearby. Within a few hours' drive of Boston are Cape Cod, the
Tanglewood Music Center in western Massachusetts, Maine, New
Hampshire, Rhode Island, Vermont and Connecticut.
For people who have never attended an IAJGS Conference, see this
video, Passport to Your Past, to learn about the experience:
The International Association of Jewish Genealogical Societies
(IAJGS) and the Jewish Genealogical Society of Greater Boston
(JGSGB) are co-hosts of the conference. Co-chairs are Marlis
Humphrey representing IAJGS and Jay Sage and Heidi Urich for