Ancestry Hosts First Tech/Product Meetup in New Lehi HQ

Posted by Camille Penrod on September 29, 2016 in Events, Inside our Offices, Operations

Ancestry recently announced the creation of a Tech and Product User Group in Utah with the goal of encouraging collaboration between companies across the Wasatch Front to solve difficult and interesting technology and science problems. This group is intended for technologist, scientist, and product professionals who want to learn, network and grow together. Topics will Read More

Ancestry Opens Its Doors for NewCo.SF

Posted by Melissa Garrett on September 8, 2014 in Events

Ancestry was selected as a 2014 NewCo.SF host company. Come join us at our San Francisco office on Thursday, Sept. 11 at 4:30pm PT to hear from Eric Shoup, EVP of Product at Ancestry.com. He will provide an inside look at the unique and meaningful business of family history and the tech, science, and product Read More

Ancestry.com to Present at Hadoop Summit

Posted by Bill Yetman on May 27, 2014 in Events

Interest in direct-to-consumer DNA testing has grown dramatically in the past few years. When you’re measuring more than 700,000 DNA markers for each individual, how do you analyze all that data across a rapidly growing database, while providing actionable results for your customers? At the Hadoop Summit next week,

Ancestry.com to Lead Core Conversation at SXSW

Posted by Melissa Garrett on March 6, 2014 in Events, Operations

Headed to SXSW Interactive? Join EVP of Product, Eric Shoup and Senior Director of Product at Tableau, Francois Ajenstat, for an engaging Core Conversation about how using big data can tell personalized stories. Big Data is a game changer for storytelling. Too often, the data we pull is cold, factual and dehumanized. Technologies can now Read More