National Star College,
Ullenwood, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire GL53 9QU

9:30 a.m. on Saturday 20th February 2010


09:30 - 09:55Registration and Coffee
09:55 - 10:00Welcome to the Seminar
10:00 - 10:35What a (nearly) completed study looks like - Chris Pomery
10:35 - 12:05Blair study - John Blair
Cruwys study - Debbie Kennett
Rowberry study - Polly Rubery
12:05 - 12:30Q+A : Implications for surname studies - Panel
12:30 - 13:30Buffet Lunch
13:30 - 14:40Marketing and promotion - Debbie Kennett
Tracking down living ancestors to test - Polly Rubery
Fundraising and subsidies - Chris Pomery
Interpreting group results - John Blair
14:40 - 15:15Tea and biscuits
15:15 - 16:45Q+A : How to run better and bigger projects - Panel
16:45 Close of seminar

DNA testing is changing the way we are now able to study surnames. Applications are welcome from Guild members, family historians, genealogists and members of the general public having an interest in the subject. Delegates are encouraged to submit specific questions in advance of the day to . Those already undertaking a DNA project are encouraged to bring a poster or display of their results to share with others.

The cost of the seminar will be £18 per person, including drinks and a light buffet lunch. There will then be the opportunity to chat with other delegates, view the displays and browse the Guild Bookstall.

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We regret that booking for the seminar has now closed.

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