The following announcement was written by the Deutsche Arbeitsgemeinschaft genealogischer Verbände (DAGV):
RootsTech 2019 in Salt Lake City is the world´s largest genealogy event. Dirk Weissleder, national chairman of DAGV (Deutsche Arbeitsgemeinschaft genealogischer Verbände, (www.dagv.org) and 2nd Vice President of IGGP (International German Genealogy Partnership, (www.iggpartner.org), will lecture there on genealogical research in Germany and about the “key position” of surnames in any research plan. But Weissleder first made a stop-over in Sacramento to get the latest information about this city as the location for an upcoming International German Genealogy Conference to be held June 15-17, 2019. The conference will be hosted by the Sacramento German Genealogy Society (www.sggs.us), and it will be the largest worldwide gathering on the specific topic of German genealogy this calendar year.