JewishGen Discussion Group #JewishGen Southern California Genealogical Jamboree Live Streaming #general

Jan Meisels Allen

The Southern California Genealogical Jamboree is meeting June 5-7 with a
special DNA day on June 4. Anyone, worldwide may register to participate.
Each year they provide free live streaming for several of their
presentations. The free live streaming is due to their diamond
sponsor whose funding is providing 14 hours of live free streaming.
Handouts will be available with each session. They also have paid
streaming. Scroll down to the bottom of this email for the pay DNA Day live

Free Live Streaming
You must register in advance to participate in the live streaming. To
register go to:

If you can't watch a session in real time as it is being live-streamed, you
will be able to watch it at your convenience before July 5, 2015, >from the
special Jamboree archive. DNA live-streamed sessions will not be available
for purchase on DVD, nor will they be accessible in the SCGS website
archive. Session descriptions, speaker bios, suggested experience levels
and schedule details are provided on the registration site

and will soon be posted on the Jamboree website ( )
It's not posted as of this notice!

To read their blog notice go to:

This is the list of free live streaming sessions:

Friday, June 5

FR007: Be Prepared with a Genealogy Disaster Plan - Denise May Levenick.
FR018: Five Tips for Successful Research in a New Location - J. H."Jay"
Fonkert, CG.
FR019: Genetic Genealogy and the Next Generation - Blaine T. Bettinger, PhD,
JD and Paul Woodbury.
FR032: Finding and Utilizing German Church Records - Dr. Michael D. Lacopo.

Saturday, June 6

SA007: Google Tools and Procedures for Solving Family History Mysteries -
Lisa Louise Cooke.
SA014: Tho' They Were Poor, They May Have Been Rich in Records - Paula
Stuart-Warren, CG, FMGS, FUGA.
SA021: No Easy Button: Using Immersion Genealogy to Understand Your
Ancestors - Lisa A. Alzo, MFA.
SA033: Plotting, Scheming and Mapping Online - Cyndi Ingle.
SA035: Midwestern and Plains States Level Census Records - Paula
Stuart-Warren, CG, FMGS, FUGA.
SA047: Update: Google! Everything New that You Need to Know for Genealogy -
Lisa Louise Cooke.

Sunday, June 7

SU005: Family History Adhesive: Science and Simple Tech 4 Binding Families -
Janet Hovorka, MLIS.
SU015: The Hidden Web: Digging Deeper - Cyndi Ingle.
SU022: Who, What, When, Where? Using Journalism Techniques to Write Your
Story - Anita Paul.
SU030: Get to Know Your Geezers - Matthew Hovorka.

You won't be bored between sessions. Videos featuring Ancestry's crackerjack
training team, Crista Cowan, Juliana Szucs and Ann Mitchell, will run during
Jamboree breaks and lunches.

For the first time the Southern California Genealogical Jamboree is offering
a Jewish Genealogy track on Sunday June 7 but those sessions are not being
offered as part of the free live streaming.

Paid DNA Day Live Streaming

Registration is now open for live streaming of six DNA Day Plus sessions.
The sessions are available on a pay-per-view basis; watch one or two
presentations for $20 each, or purchase the entire day of six sessions for
just $99.
Speakers for the live-streamed sessions include the cream of the DNA crop:
Angie Bush; Blaine Bettinger, PhD, JD; Tim Janzen MD; Kitty Munson Cooper;
CeCe Moore; and Judy G. Russell, JD, CG, CGL.

If you can't watch the DNA conference real time on June 4th, you will be
able to watch it at your convenience any time before July 5, 2015.

To register for the 6 program package or individual sessions go to:

Access to the live streaming sessions is provided for use by individuals
only. Sharing the content with others is not permitted and conflicts with
copyright provisions.

I have no affiliation with the Southern California Genealogical Jamboree
other than as a long-term attendee, and am posting this solely for the
information of the reader.

Jan Meisels Allen
Chairperson, IAJGS Public Records Access Monitoring Committee

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