If you have an interest in preserving photographs (and who doesn't?), you might want to read the article by Butch Lazorchak in the Library of Congress' digital preservation section at http://goo.gl/EeVZU. It is a short article but has good advice.
June 7-9, 2013 - Southern California Genealogy Jamboree - Burbank, California
August 17, 2013 - DuPage County Genealogical Society, - Wheaton, Illinois
Sept. 28, 2013 - American-Canadian Genealogical Society, Manchester, New Hampshire
February 6-8, 2014 - RootsTech - Salt Lake City, Utah
February 16, 2014 - Jewish Genealogical Society of Palm Beach County, Florida
March 22, 2014 - Bay County Genealogical Society, Panama City, Florida
June 14, 2014 - Middlesex Society of Genealogists, Middlesex County, Massachusetts