RootsTech 2013

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The third RootsTech conference was held in Salt Lake City March 21-23, 2013.

The conference is designed to bring technologists together with genealogists, so they can learn from each other and find solutions to the challenges they face in family history research today.

RootsTech is sponsored by FamilySearch and several genealogy and technology partners.

Keynote Sessions[edit | edit source]

RootsTech 2013 features 3 keynote sessions.

  • Thu. Dennis Brimhall, President and CEO, FamilySearch International, Syd Lieberman, storyteller, an author, and an award-winning teacher and D. Joshua Taylor, Business Development Manager—North America for brightsolid
  • Fri. Jyl Pattee, founder of Mom It Forward Media and Tim Sullivan, President and CEO of
  • Sat. David Pogue, weekly personal-technology columnist for The New York Times and a monthly columnist for Scientific American and Gilad Japhet, Founder and CEO of MyHeritage

To learn more about each of the keynote speakers, visit the Keynotes page on the Rootstech website.