IGS Annual Meeting & Conference

  • 10 Apr 2021
  • 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

IGS Annual Meeting & Conference

Featuring Lisa Louise Cooke

The 2021 Annual Conference is a 2-day virtual conference. Librarians from the Allen County Public Library will present four sessions on Friday, 9 April 2021. Lisa Louise Cooke will present four sessions on Saturday, 10 April 2021. The conference is being sponsored by VIVID-PIX (www.vivid-pix.com) and will be free to everyone.

Conference will be conducted remotely via Zoom. The Zoom link is being sponsored by Visit Fort Wayne (www.visitfortwayne.com). Logon information and guidance for downloading the Zoom app will be sent prior to the conference. Indiana Librarians: all sessions are eligible for Librarian Educational Units or Technology Librarian Educational Units.

9:00am - 9:30am Welcome & Introductions
9:30am - 10:30am Session 1: How to Reopen & Work a Genealogical Cold Case - Lisa Louise Cooke (1 LEU)
10:30am - 10:45am Break
10:45am - 11:45am Session 2: Google Search Methodology for 2021 - Lisa Louise Cooke (1 TLEU)
11:45am - 12:45pm Break for Lunch
12:45pm - 2:00pm IGS Annual Meeting/Awards/Lineage Societies Induction
2:15pm - 3:15pm Session 3: Future Technology and Genealogy--5 Strategies You Need - Lisa Louise Cooke (1 TLEU)
3:15pm - 3:30pm Break
3:30pm - 4:30pm Session 4: How to Save Your Research from Destruction & Ensure Its Future Survival - Lisa Louise Cooke (1 TLEU)
4:30pm - 4:45pm Wrap-up


"Preserving The Past, Serving The Present, Promoting The Future"

Wabash Valley Genealogy Society 

Based in Vigo County, Terre Haute, Indiana. Serving Clark, Crawford and Edgar Counties in Illinois.

Clay, Greene, Parke, Putnam, Sullivan, Vermillion and Vigo in Indiana


P.O. Box 7012

Terre Haute, Indiana 47802-7012


Society Email Address: wvgs@inwvgs.org

President: James Kane      Email: jjpkane@frontier.com

For other WVGS officers and their contact information click on "Contact" above left.

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