Congrès Paris 2012 Généaloj
JULY 15-18 2012
32nd IAJGS INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE on JEWISH GENEALOGY
hosted by The French Cercle de Genealogie Juive
(www.paris2012.eu – contact@... )
Newsletter # 12 – June 15, 2012
***ONLY ONE MONTH LEFT UNTIL THE D-DAY***
Quickly JOIN THE CONFERENCE 600 ATTENDEES - Sign-up and
make your friends sign-up.
***There are still rooms in the WORKSHOPS***
Get trained and learn about softwares and research bases of Family
Tree Maker, My Heritage, JewishGen, FamilySearch or use Word and
Excel for genealogy. (www.paris2012.eu/products: Fee: 15 euros)
***Come and SHARE YOUR SEARCHES***
----Participate in meetings of genealogical interest groups. The
luncheon of the FrenchSig will be a unique opportunity to meet in
a friendly way while having lunch between cousins >from France and
----The professional genealogists are invited to participate in the
special interest group which will meet Tuesday, July 17 at 17:20.
----If you are in charge of a genealogy journal and want to
participate to a specific meeting, contact@...
***Sign up today to AN EXCEPTIONAL POST-CONFERENCE TRIP to
--- Thursday, July 19: Stop at GIVERNY made famous by Claude
Monet, then enjoy A RARE VISIT TO THE FACTORY OF KNOWLEDGE
in Elbeuf (former textile factory "Blin & Blin"), then visit the
--- Arrive for lunch in ROUEN where the Palais de Justice has
EXCEPTIONALLY AUTHORIZED - AND ONLY FOR US- a special tour
of the Sublime Abode (11th CENTURY YESHIVA), miraculously
discovered under the paving of its Court of Honor. (Only 18 people
will have access.) Night at the Novotel*** in Caen.
--- Friday 20, visit the CAEN MEMORIAL in the morning and in the
afternoon the LANDING BEACHES.
(€ 350; information: Joubert-Voyages, (33) 1 48 74 12 30
***You are a speaker and YOU WROTE A BOOK***
---The bookshop BibliEurope will sell the books published in
France by French speakers as well as books related to Jewish
---On the CGJ table we will sell all CGJ publications. We will also
sell the books published outside of France. These books have to
be deposited for sale by their authors who wish to. Contact
Françoise Darmon (darmon.francoise@...) for practical
***INTERNET DURING THE CONFERENCE***
We have obtained >from the Marriott significant reductions for
conference attendees: they can enjoy on their personal computers
- in their rooms and throughout the hotel - connecting to High
Speed Internet for only 7 euros per day instead of 19 euros.
Remember to ask for this rate.