RootsTech 2020–Registration Now Open!


Register now to celebrate the 10-year anniversary of the largest family history conference in the world. RootsTech 2020 will take place on February 26–29 at the Salt Palace Convention Center in Salt Lake City, Utah.

RootsTech is a 4-day conference dedicated to helping people celebrate and discover their family history, no matter their expertise.

Beginners will have the opportunity to learn from some of the most experienced genealogists in the world. For more advanced genealogists and family historians, RootsTech is a great place to learn about new, cutting edge technology for records, digitization, mobile apps, and DNA.

Get Excited for RootsTech2020

A man speaks at RootsTech

The RootsTech 2020 theme is “The Story of You,”encouraging people to discover who they are by bridging the gap between the past and future.

Along with over 300 breakout sessions and classes, various keynote speakers will address attendees. Previous years included keynotes from Scott Hamilton, LeVar Burton , and Patricia Heaton. Stay tuned to find out who the keynote guests will be at the RootsTech 2020 conference!

Attendees can also look forward to participating in interactive activities and connecting with over 200 family history companies and organizations in the expo hall. There really is something for everyone. A full schedule for RootsTech 2020 events can be found online.

What’s New for RootsTech2020?

People walk around RootsTech

The RootsTech 2020 conference is celebrating its 10-year anniversary by continuing some favorite traditions and introducing exciting new changes. Some changes include the following:

  • The option to print RootsTech badges at home
  • New check-in stations at every help desk
  • Lunch and Learn sessions
  • Power Hour sessions returning
  • Three new, specialized forums:
    • Access and Preservation
    • Innovation and Technology
    • DNA

Learn more at the RootsTech blog.

Early Bird Discount for RootsTech 2020

Register early for RootsTech 2020 to get early-bird discount pricing. From now until October 11, 4-day passes will cost $169 (a discount of$130). For a single-day RootsTech pass, people who register early can get a pass for $99. Both passes include access to the expo hall and keynote sessions.

To register early and learn more about the upcoming conference, visit!

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