We had a fantastic time in Charleston for NGS 2011 (check out the photos on our facebook page). There was a huge amount of interest in our stand and we hope it will be the first of many appearances for the findmypast Ireland team  at events and conferences across the globe over the coming months. We'd love to see you at an event so mark the dates below into your calendar and we'll see you there:

Back to Our Past: 21st-23rd October 2011, RDS, Dublin

The Back to Our Past show is the genealogy section of the annual Over 50's show. Its the only show in Ireland which offers genealogy professionals, publishers, websites, software and hardware providers, libraries and institutions a unique opportunity to engage with thousands of Irish enthusiasts.

Federation of Genealogical Societies Annual Conference: 7th-10th September, Springfield, Illinois

Since its founding in 1976, the Federation of Genealogical Societies (FGS) has been providing educational opportunities for those interested in genealogy and family history in its support of genealogical and historical societies throughout the United States.

This year's conference, "Pathways to the Heartland" offers an exciting opportunity for anyone interested in researching their family history. Individual sessions are designed to balance the needs of genealogist at all levels, exploring a variety of records, strategies, and other tools available to genealogists. In addition, special events, such as the FGS 35th Anniversary Celebration, Spotlight on Societies, and daily sponsored lectures provide an excellent environment to meet and network with others interested in family history and genealogy.

Roots Tech: 2nd-4th February 2012, Salt Lake City, Utah

If you have ever clicked a mouse in the pursuit of your ancestors, RootsTech is for you! The event will feature the latest in new and emerging technologies that will improve and simplify your activities.