FamilyTreeDNA Sponsors Conference 2018

OGS is pleased to welcome Family Tree DNA as a Conference 2018 sponsor.  Family Tree DNA is dedicated to helping genealogists find lost relatives when the paper trail hits a brick wall. Their service was created for the serious amateurs and the professional genealogists who wish to extend their family trees by confirming a link where no conventional source records exist. With the most comprehensive comparative databases in the industry, your DNA has met its match with FTDNA.

New Platinum Sponsor “Pass it Down”

OGS is pleased to welcome Pass it Down as our latest Platinum Sponsor. Pass It Down was founded to help families around the world collect and preserve their memoriesIt is a storytelling agency that helps people, communities, companies, and organizations worldwide tell their stories. Pass it Down allows you to record your family members talking about their lives in video, audio, text and photos. Their story will upload directly to Pass it Down’s application where it is safely stored. Customizable and accessible, Pass it Down also can provide question prompts to help you capture your families’ memories. Learn more at Pass it Down.

MyHeritage Joins Conference 2018 as a Platinum Sponsor

MyHeritage is the leading global destination for discovering, preserving and sharing family history. Their platform and DNA kits make it easy for anyone, anywhere to embark on a meaningful journey into their past and treasure their family stories for generations to come. Their powerful technology does the searching for you, revealing fascinating new details about your family history — effortlessly.

The company was founded in 2003 by entrepreneur and family historian Gilad Japhet. From a humble garage startup, MyHeritage has grown into a global company with 88 million users across 196 countries and serving users in 42 languages. Guided by core values of innovation, compassion and diversity, their team undertakes many voluntary community initiatives, using their expertise and technology to reunite families. They are delighted to go the extra mile for their users, offering 24/7 support and striving to create a true sense of community in the world of family history.  Learn more about MyHeritage by visiting their website.