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Senior Expo

Genealogy Roots, Social Work & Caregiver Conferences: OCTOBER 4 - 5, 2018 | SANDY, UTAH

The Largest Senior Expo Event in Utah

5,000 - 10,000 Participants

    South Towne Expo Center 9575 South State Street, Sandy, UT 84070

The Senior Expo is an opportunity to get answers and explore activities for a more healthy and active lifestyle. We have assembled the best companies and brightest individuals in one location for a two-day event.

  • For a deeper dive into genealogy training we have assembled the top genealogy / DNA / technology presenters know as “The Dream Team”.
  • The “Social Work in Geriatrics” Conference is held by: Utah Society of Social Work Leadership in Health Care (USSWLHC).
  • The Professional and Family Caregiver Conferences will be held by the State Health Department and the University of Utah.

Health Screenings

  • Diabetes Pre-Questionnaire & Glucose Test
  • Sleep Apnea Pre-Questionnaire
  • Bone Density
  • Medication Review
  • Dental Care & Eye Care
  • Hearing and Balance
  • Flu Shots
  • Blood Pressure & Body Mass Index
  • Pneumonia, Shingles, and TDAP shots
  • COPD Lung Blow Test
  • Medicare Prescription check
  • Dementia and Alzheimer’s / Cognitive Test
  • DNA Testing for Health
  • DNA Testing for Genealogy

Activities

  • Gardening
  • Guns & Fishing
  • Quilting / Sewing
  • Pickleball & Golf
  • Facebook / Instagram
  • Woodworking
  • RC Planes / Cars
  • Zumba / Aerobics
  • Travel & Photography
  • Two Day Genealogy Roots Training
  • Financial Help
  • Care Services
  • Housing Options
  • Food

Registration

FREE
Senior Expo
  • Expo Hall
  • Activity Stations
  • Health Screenings
  • Information Stations
  • Gift Basket Giveaways
$69ea
Genealogy Roots Conference Pass
  • 2 Day Genealogy Training
  • Full Expo Hall Included
  • Presentation Booklet
  • Training hosted by Genealogy Gems
Social Work in Geriatrics Conference
  • Half Day Social Work Conference
  • (Training worth 4 CEU's)
  • Full Expo Hall Included
  • Training is hosted by Utah Society of Social Work Leadership in Health Care (USSWLHC)
Caregiver Conference
  • Full Day Family Caregiver Conference
  • Full Day Professional Caregiver Conference
  • Full Expo Hall Included
  • Training hosted by the State Health Department & The University of Utah

Genealogy Roots Conference Schedule

04Oct, 2018

Expo Hall & Health Screenings Open

9:00 AM - 7:00 PM

Keynote: Family to the 7th Generation

Speaker: John Covey
9:30 AM

The Genealogist's Google Search Methodology

10:00 AM

Comparing the Genealogy Giants Websites: Ancestry.com, FamilySearch.org, Findmypast.com, and MyHeritage.com

Speaker: Sunny Morton
11:00 AM

Genetic Genealogy Foundations

Speaker: Diahan Southard
2:00 PM

Create a FREE Historic Map Collection with Google Earth

3:00 PM

3 Key Strategies to Make Sense of Your DNA Testing

Speaker: Diahan Southard
4:00 PM
05Oct, 2018

Expo Hall & Health Screenings Open

9:00 AM - 7:00 PM

Keynote: Lisa Louise Cooke

9:30 AM

DNA and Family Health History

Speaker: Diahan Southard
10:00 AM

Bust Your Brick Walls with Your Inner Private Eye

11:00 AM

Share Your Life Stories More Meaningfully

Speaker: Sunny Morton
2:00 PM

7 Apps for Sharing Family History

3:00 PM

How to Reconstruct Your Ancestors’ Amazing Stories

Speaker: Sunny Morton
4:00 PM

Who's Speaking at the Genealogy Roots Conference?

Lisa Louise Cooke

Lisa Louise Cooke

Owner of Genealogy Gems

Sunny Morton

Sunny Morton

Editor & Genealogy Gems Book Club Guru

Diahan Southard

Diahan Southard

DNA Consulting Contributor

John Covey

John Covey

Family Expert

Opportunities

Ask the Experts

Caregivers, family members, and seniors – get all of your questions answered by the best in the business. Get answers about the following: housing, care services, community resources, and how to pay for it all.

Screenings/Popular Hobbies

Over 20 different health screenings and tests are available in one location at one convenient time. Come explore all the hobbies and activities seniors are doing to stay healthy and active.

Professionals for Seniors

Connect with hundreds of other professionals and companies at the single largest gathering in Utah. Connect with thousands of seniors and caregivers during our conferences, workshops, and activities.

Genealogy Training

We have assembled the best trainers to create a unique interactive experience without switching classes every hour. A deeper dive into genealogy training, with well known experts as your guide.

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