Elevate your Genealogical Education to New Heights
21-26 January 2018
Hilton SLC Center, Salt Lake City, Utah
with optional events beginning on 20 January
  LEARN from the field's top educators
OBTAIN in-depth instruction
NETWORK with respected experts
CONSULT with successful researchers
RESEARCH at the Family History Library
Instruction Levels:  SLIG primarily offers high-intermediate to advanced-level courses. Course 1 is taught at an intermediate level geared to strengthen the core understanding of the research process. All other courses assume a working knowledge at an intermediate level or above.  The course outlines will help you determine if the course is taught at the right level for you. 
Schedule:  SLIG 2018 opens with a networking social on Sunday, 21 January and closes with the Completion Banquet on Friday evening, 26 January. SLIG courses generally run Monday through Friday from 8:30 to 4:00 pm; some will include homework, consultations, or labs that extend beyond those times. Detailed course outlines will be available in early April.
Special Events:  2018 special events include a technology day, SLC tour, plenary session, SLIG Night at the Family History Library, and networking social. During the week, please join us in SLIG Central to network, shop at Maia's Bookstore, purchase SLIG Swag, check out the UGA membership benefits, view BCG portfolios, and more. 
Registration opens July 8, 2017, 9:00 am MDT
To facilitate quick check-out with your course, registration for special events occurs at a later date.
Lodging reservations also open July 8th; see separate lodging information page.