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Crista Cowan Speaking at The International Association of Jewish Genealogical Societies

Posted by Kristie Wells on July 31, 2013 in Events

The International Association of Jewish Genealogical Societies conference (IAJGS) is being held in Boston on August 4th – 9th, and our own Crista Cowan will be leading three sessions during this event:

If you cannot attend in person, the IAJGS is offering a livestream of approximately 50 sessions, and all three of Crista’s presentations will be available. Please note there is a charge to participate (1 day $49, 2 days $98; 5 days $139), but the live stream allows you to view the sessions in real time via an Internet connection, and sessions will also be available for playback for three months after the conference. If you are watching from home (either via the live stream or Twitteruse hashtag #IAJGS2013 to join in the conversation and meet other participants. (Quick guide for using the hashtag can be found here.)

For those of you who are attending the conference, please say hello to Crista and then make sure you ask her a lot of your genealogy questions! She loves that.

About Kristie Wells
Kristie is Ancestry's Global Head of Social Media and Customer Engagement and is responsible for developing and managing the company's social media and social business offerings worldwide. She works with a team of community managers and social content developers to help educate Ancestry's existing customers, inspire new family historians and expand awareness into new social audiences and communities. She has a deep love of family history and is currently trying to break through the brick wall of her Christophier line (that we all know is really the 'Christopher' surname) and to one day prove - or disprove - the baron line of the Wells family. It shall be done.

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2 Kristie WellsAugust 1, 2013 at 11:47 am

Thanks ReBecca!

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