In October 2013, Ireland will have its first Genetic Genealogy Conference. This will take place as part of the Back to Our Past event in the RDS, Dublin, from the 18th to the 20th October 2013. The conference is a 3-day series of DNA lectures kindly sponsored by Family Tree DNA and organised by the International Society of Genetic Genealogists (ISOGG).
Topics will include:
Using DNA to break down Brick Walls in your own family tree research
The 3 main DNA tests – which one is best for you?
The DNA signatures of specific Irish surnames
What does DNA tell us about the Irish Clans?
How DNA can help pinpoint your ancestral Irish homeland
Using DNA to connect adoptees with their biological families
What DNA reveals about the migration of peoples into and out of Ireland
Here is a link giving further information:
Geneatic Genealogy Conference 2013