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Learn how you can use technology from FamilySearch to easily record stories and memories for your immediate family and future generations!

The apps from FamilySearch are really powerful—take a listen!

Rhonna Farrer and Crystal Farish are great presenters, too! Listen to them at this link!


Did you know you can listen online (for free!) to many presentations?

See the streaming schedule below for times, session titles, and presenter names.

Wednesday, 8 Feb 2017
  • 9:00 a.m.–10:00 a.m. | Innovator Summit General Session
    Speakers: Steve Rockwood, Liz Wiseman
  • 10:15 a.m.–11:15 a.m. | Industry Trends and Outlook
    Speakers: Craig Bott and Guest Panel
  • 11:30 a.m.–12:00 p.m. | Innovation—Best Practices and Applications
    Speaker: Cydni Tetro
Thursday, 9 Feb 2017
  • 8:30 a.m.-10:00 a.m. | RootsTech General Session
    Speakers: Steve Rockwood, Jonathan and Drew Scott
  • 11:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m. | Getting Started in Genealogy
    Speaker: Kelli Bergheimer
  • 12:15 p.m.–1:15 p.m. | DNA: The Glue That Holds Families Together
    Speaker: Diahan Southard
  • 1:30 p.m.–2:30 p.m. | DNA Matching on MyHeritage
    Speaker: Dana Drutman
  • 3:00 p.m.–4:00 p.m. | Jewish Genealogy: Where to Look and What’s Available
    Speaker: Lara Diamond
  • 4:30 p.m.–5:30 p.m. | Family History Is Anything but Boring
    Speakers: Crystal Farish and Rhonna Farrer
Friday, 10 Feb 2017
  • 8:30 a.m.–10:00 a.m. | RootsTech General Session
    Speakers: Levar Burton, Special Guest Panel
  • 10:30 a.m.–11:30 a.m. | RootsTech Innovator Showdown Finals
  • 12:15 p.m.–1:15 p.m. | Mothers, Daughters, Wives: tracing Female Lines
    Speaker: Judy Russell
  • 1:30 p.m.–2:30 p.m. | Censational Census Strategies
    Speaker: Mary Kircher Roddy
  • 3:00 p.m.–4:00 p.m. | Big 4: Comparing Ancestry, findmypast, FamilySearch, and MyHeritage. Speaker: Sunny Morton
  • 4:30 p.m.–5:30 p.m. | Cross the Atlantic with Religious Records
    Speaker: Jen Baldwin
Saturday, 11 Feb 2017
  • 8:30 a.m.–10:00 a.m. | RootsTech General Session
    Speakers: Cece Moore, Buddy Valastro
  • 11:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m. | Journaling Principles That Work
    Speaker: Steve Reed
  • 1:30 p.m.–2:30 p.m. | Don’t Just Be a Searcher, Be a Researcher
    Speaker: Crista Cowan
  • 3:00 p.m.–4:00 p.m. | Creating Google Alerts for Your Genealogy
    Speaker: Katherine R. Wilson
Family Discovery Day Live Streaming listed here.