MyHeritage Heads to RootsTech 2024

MyHeritage Heads to RootsTech 2024

As RootsTech 2024 approaches, MyHeritage is gearing up to provide an unforgettable experience for all attendees. We’re excited to return to Salt Lake City, Utah, February 29–March 2, for the world’s largest family history event. 

Whether you’re joining us at RootsTech in person or virtually, we’re excited to see you! Swing by the MyHeritage booth to mingle with our team, gain firsthand insights from our experts, have some fun, and enjoy some cool giveaways.

As in previous years, our team will be offering lectures and activities both in our booth and in the lecture halls as part of the scheduled program — including a session with our Founder and CEO, Gilad Japhet (see details below). Our lineup is packed with opportunities to learn from the MyHeritage team and experts in the field of genealogy and DNA. Explore the new MyHeritage features that can take your family history research to the next level, and enjoy product demos from the brilliant minds behind our innovative tools.

Here’s a sneak peek at some must-attend MyHeritage sessions:

Thursday, February 29, 2024

9:30 A.M.: Growing Your Family Tree on MyHeritage with the Latest Features
Presenter: Uri Gonen
Dive into the newest MyHeritage features with Uri Gonen and discover cutting-edge AI technology to bring your family photos and history to life.

9:30 A.M.: Twenty Questions Trivia Game: Genealogy Edition
Presenter: Daniel Horowitz
Test your genealogy knowledge with Daniel Horowitz in a fun trivia game. A great way to learn interesting facts about family history research!

1:30 P.M.: Traveling the Eastern Road: The Mizrahi Jews
Presenter: Schelly Talalay Dardashti
Join Schelly Talalay Dardashti for an enlightening session on the history and heritage of the Mizrahi Jews, stretching from Iraq to China.

3:00 P.M.: Breaking Down Borders: Preparing for International Research
Presenter: Myko Clelland
Myko Clelland will guide you through preparing for genealogy research across Europe, sharing essential tips for success.

Friday, March 01, 2024

8:00 A.M.: A Beginner’s Guide to DNA
Presenter: Myko Clelland
New to DNA testing? Join Myko Clelland for an introductory guide on how DNA testing can revolutionize your family history research.

1:30 P.M.:The Latest MyHeritage News from Founder & CEO Gilad Japhet
Presenter: Gilad Japhet
Don’t miss Gilad Japhet sharing the latest exciting developments at MyHeritage, including AI additions and new features.
Room: 255 D

4:30 P.M.: Uncovering Family History with MyHeritage’s AI Tools
Presenter: Ran Snir
Learn from Ran Snir how MyHeritage’s AI tools can uncover new insights about your ancestors and revolutionize your research.

Saturday, March 02, 2024

8:00 A.M.: Genealogy in the Digital Age: Search Techniques for Success
Presenter: Myko Clelland
Myko Clelland returns to share advanced search techniques and digital tools that can take your genealogy research to the next level.

8:00 A.M.: 2,800 Years: The Jews of Iran
Presenter: Schelly Talalay Dardashti
Explore the rich history of Iran’s Jewish community with Schelly Talalay Dardashti, from ancient times to the modern era.

9:30 A.M.: AI-Assisted Genealogy: The Family History of the Future
Presenter: Daniel Horowitz
Discover the future of genealogy with Daniel Horowitz, exploring AI-assisted technologies that bring the past to life.

1:30 P.M.: What’s New & Exciting in MyHeritage’s Historical Records
Presenter: Myko Clelland
Join Myko Clelland for a deep dive into the latest and most exciting additions to MyHeritage’s historical record collections.

RootsTech 2024 is set to be an incredible event for anyone passionate about uncovering their family history. Don’t miss the chance to meet MyHeritage experts, explore our latest innovations, and connect with fellow genealogy enthusiasts. Register today for the in-person event or the online event

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See you there!