March 11, 2023 - DCGS 45th Annual Conference
Our conference on March 11, 2023, will have a full day of program sessions onsite at the NIU Conference Center, Naperville, IL. We will offer the program sessions in three tracks, each with four sessions. You choose from 12 topics. There are topics for everyone... those just getting started or restarting, focused on British research, genetic genealogy, methodology, and organizing. The conference fee includes lunch, chances to win door prizes, and purchased raffle tickets.
Register early - Get the best pricing before February 11, 2023.
The conference fee, $60 for DCGS members, $70 for non-members, includes 12 sessions to choose from, a box lunch and chances to win door prizes. There will be great raffle items and the genealogists' favorite exhibitors.
You will receive a confirmation when payment is received. Please keep it for your records; if you do not receive a confirmation within 14 days of remitting payment, please contact us ASAP.
The conference fee increases to $75, no mail-in registrations accepted and no refunds allowed after February 11, 2023. Online registration closes on February 24, 2023 or when we reach capacity, whichever comes first.
Advanced online registration is required, we cannot accommodate walk-ins. You must register online, you then have the option to pay by credit card or print an invoice to remit by mail with your check. Confirmation emails are sent when payment is received. You can expect to receive the syllabus and additional details the week of March 6, 2023.
Only registered conference attendees are invited to visit our exhibitors.
Everyone at the conference must wear acceptable face coverings at all times, including during the sessions, except while consuming food and beverages. All face coverings must cover the nose and mouth, and comply with the CDC guidelines for acceptable face coverings.
Attendees will need to be fully vaccinated with an FDA emergency use-authorized vaccine in order to attend the conference and must show proof of vaccination at their time of entry into the building with their government issued ID. You may present proof of vaccination on paper or a smartphone.
In addition to proof of vaccination, all attendees must also present a government-issued photo ID, such as a driver’s license or passport.
Attendees who do not comply with these policies will be denied entry and asked to leave the premises. At this point, on conference day, the registration fee is non-refundable.