Here is a list and a brief abstract of workshops I can
Workshop may be customized to fit the specific needs
of your group.
presentations are PowerPoint ready, have an adjustable duration
between 1 and 2 hrs.
They can be given in English, Spanish or
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to see more information about it
- Face Recognition Technology for Genealogy
- Smart Matching Technology
- MyHeritage Research - Genealogy Super
- Planting a Family Tree online with MyHeritage.com
- Family Tree Builder
- Engage Children in Learning by Teaching
- Build a search engine for your database
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see more information about it
Face Recognition Technology for
Face Recognition technology for genealogy is now publicly available.
The same technology used to catch terrorists is now an excellent tool
for genealogy research. Learn how this remarkable technology can help
identify and tag people in old family photos, discover people related
to you and recover lost family connections.
Smart Matching Technology
Smart Matching is a genealogy innovating technology which intelligently
connects individuals from millions of family trees continuously, while
helping genealogists to make discoveries, collaborate and benefit from
the work of their peers all over the world. Learn how it works and how
it can benefit your genealogy research.
Research – Genealogy Super Search Engine
MyHeritage Research allows users to cover effortlessly - in a single
search - more than 1,500 genealogy databases and online repositories at
once, which cannot be searched by regular search engines like Google.
An advanced tool for online genealogical research.
Planting a Family Tree online with MyHeritage.com
This workshop will introduce participants to the friendly and free online
family tree editor available on MyHeritage.com. Learn how to create your
own family site in more than 34 languages, build an online family tree,
enter information, navigate across the tree, generate charts and share
the information with family members. Advanced topics covered will include
Face Recognition and Smart Matching technologies.
Family Tree Builder
Family Tree Builder is a popular software, well suited for genealogy
with full support in more than 29 languages. Lear how to create trees,
create reports, publish and share research over the Internet and the advanced
technologies available only in Family Tree Builder.
in Learning by Teaching Family History
When children study family history there is a lot more learning going
on. The “Searching
for My Roots” project goal is to motivate students
to identify personally with their community and origins by investigating
their family’s history. These internationally awarded methodology
and strategies provide an excellent learning experience.
a search engine for your database
This class is specially designed for genealogical societies or researchers
with long lists of names as a result of a specific project, cemetery research,
establishments or records collections. Learn how to convert these long
lists of names into perfectly searchable databases that people can easily
use and enjoy. With Stephen Morse's “Creating One-Step Search Tools”
you can create a multiple field searchable form for your database, with
soundex or exact spelling, using your own design template or pasting the
code into a specific page of your website. No previous knowledge of programming