Durham Region Branch will be holding their annual Day of Learning from 9 – 4 on Saturday, May 11, 2019 at Faith United Church, Courtice.
The theme is “Fresh Approaches to Thorny Problems”
The Call for Proposals is now open, under the following sub-themes:
· Oral Histories: interviewing, cold calls, that crucial first email
· Going Forward with Your DNA Test Results: Next Steps – analyzing & contacting your matches, new tools, websites
· Advanced Irish Research – what’s new, using DNA, possibly with a case study
· Planning a Research Trip – what works, what doesn’t, case study?
Speakers who wish to submit lecture proposals may submit up to three proposals electronically at the e-mail address below. The speaker compensation is at the usual OGS conference rate, but travel compensation is minimal. Please include the following information for each submitted proposal: speaker's full name, address, telephone, and e-mail address; presentation title; and a brief, but comprehensive outline.
The deadline is March 6th. Please send your submissions to: