2017 International German Genealogy Conference
This first ever international German genealogy conference hosted by the International German Genealogy Partnership (IGGP) lasted three days, Friday July 28 thru Sunday July 30. It took place at a large Marriott hotel located in the suburbs northwest of Minneapolis. Over 700 attended.
This conference was planned and run thanks to the efforts of volunteers from most of IGGP's member societies. SGGS was one of the IGGP founding members and played a role in helping plan and run the convention. See the IGGP press release for more information.
The following photos will give you some idea of what it was like to attend the conference with an emphasis on SGGS' activities and its volunteers. The below video contains a photo slide show of the conference.
Photo credit and use: Unless otherwise indicated in comments following the photo, please give credit to "Bob Bone, Int'l. Germanic Genelaogy Conference." IGGP member societies have permission to use these photos in their publications, online, etc., to promote the IGGP and the success of this conference. If you would like a high resolution version of any of thise images, please contact SGGS. Over 860 conference photos exist. The ones posted on this page are but a small sampling of those.