RootsTech 2014; Online Sessions Saturday

RootsTechTwo days are not enough! We have another day of RootsTech. Again all of these online sessions are completely free. This is the schedule for Saturday (all times Eastern):

  • 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m., General Session (Keynote) by Stephanie Nielson and Todd Hansen
  • 12:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., Become an iPad Power User by Lisa Louise Cooke
  • 3:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m., Information Overload: Managing Online Searches and Their Results by D. Josh Taylor
  • 4:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m., A Beginner’s Guide to Going Paperless by Randy Whited
  • 6:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m., How to Interview Yourself for a Personal History by Tom Taylor
  • 7:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m., Five Ways to Do Genealogy in Your Sleep by Deborah Gamble

Stephanie Nielson is author of the popular NieNie Dialogues blog. In 2008, Stephanie and her husband were in a serious plane crash. Over 80 percent of her body was burned. Her story of survival and recovery are documented on her blog and have been recounted in interviews with Oprah Winfrey, on the TODAY show, and in a popular Mormon Message video on YouTube. In 2012, Nielson published her book Heaven Is Here.

Todd Hansen is the host of The Story Trek, a series that consists of random door-to-door interviews of normal people revealing their stories. In 2012, Hansen received an Emmy Award at the Rocky Mountain Emmy Awards ceremony for his work on the series.

Lisa Louise Cooke has a genealogy blog and podcast called Genealogy Gems.

Josh Tayor is a noted genealogical researcher that has been seen on both Genealogy Roadshow (PBS), Who Do You Think You Are? (TLC).