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Back To Our Past returns to
Exhibitors ranging from international genealogical companies to record repositories, heritage magazines and family history societies will be there to question one-on-one. Two streams of lectures will run throughout the three days, and the Industries Hall of the RDS will be alive with experts, including members of APGI (the Association of Professional Genealogists in
This year BTOP will feature an expanded programme of lectures, with 40 talks being given over the weekend. As well as presentations on behalf of Ancestry.com, findmypast.ie / Eneclann, there will be a varied line-up of well known speakers. These include Else Churchill of the London-based Society of Genealogists and Janis Duffy of TIARA, the very active Irish family history organisation from
The talks will not be confined to family history themes. This year there is a broader range of heritage topics. They include
The two strands of lectures run throughout the event, with each presentation commencing on the half hour. Lecture Area 1 will be on the exhibition floor in the Industries Hall. Lecture Area 2 will be on the first floor, accessible by stairs and wheelchair lift. The full lecture programme will be available on the BTOP website www.backtoourpast.com in the first week of September.