call for presentations

Dear Colleague,

Thank you for your interest in presenting at SCGS 2018 conferences and events. 

This Call for Presentations covers the following:

  • The 49th Annual Southern California Genealogy Jamboree – Friday, June 1st & Saturday, June 2nd, 2018
  • 6th Annual SCGS Genetic Genealogy Conference – Thursday, May 31, 2018
  • Family History Writer’s Conference – Thursday, May 31, 2018
  • DNA Workshops – Friday, June 1, 2018
  • 2018 Jamboree Extension Series (JES) Webinar – JES Webinars are the 1st Saturday and 3rd Wednesday of every month at 6pm (PST). 

Speakers are invited to submit up to 6 presentations.  You will indicate on each presentation submitted which conference/event you are submitting for.  You may submit a presentation to more than one conference/event (such as Jamboree and Webinar Series).

To see the compensation for the SCGS 2018 conferences, please click here.

Click Call for Presentations Checklist to see the requirements, including the length for each type of presentation.

The 2018 Call for Presentations closes 11:59 PM, Saturday, September 9, 2017 with no exceptions or extensions.  Only complete submissions will be considered.

If selected, your syllabus materials will be collected later and will be due February 10, 2018.

Questions may be directed to Barbara Randall, Speaker Chair, by emailing

Thank you for your time, talent and consideration.  Your participation with SCGS will ensure truly excellent learning opportunities throughout 2018.

Begin your submission now by clicking the button below.  You may return to your application and make changes any time before the closing date.

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