2021 Conference

Genealogy and Social History: Know your Ancestors

The Science and Industry Museum, Manchester, England

Saturday 25 September 2021

The Register of Qualified Genealogists (RQG) is pleased to announce that our 2021 conference “Genealogy and Social History: Know your Ancestors” will be held at the The Science and Industry Museum, Manchester, England on 25 September 2021.

This conference is for EVERYONE interested in genealogy and family history and will feature main speakers Professors Helen Johnson and Heather Shore, Melanie Backe-Hansen and David Annal.  Several short paper presentations have also been designed to support you in developing your genealogy and family history skills and knowledge. This is also a great opportunity to come together to share good  practice and the latest ideas in genealogy

Catering arrangements

The conference includes food and refreshments for the whole day and includes a terrific hot buffet at lunchtime. Vegetarian meals are catered for and special diets can be arranged for those with dietary needs or allergies.


The conference operates a policy of fairness and equity. Let us know if there are any barriers to your attending that we can reasonably help to address.

Book here

Please email admin@qualifiedgenealogists.org if you have any questions.

Photo Joule Theatre

Photo museum entrance

Photo Garratt Suite