"Set Sail: Navigate your Genealogy Career" at the APG 2024 Professional Management Conference (PMC)!

Join APG for several days of networking and presentations designed by genealogy professionals for professionals, 19–21 September 2024, virtually on Whova.

Learn innovative business practices and ideas you can implement immediately to directly benefit your career and network with genealogy pros from all over the world.

Program Information

The complete program for the 2024 PMC is now available! Whether you are just beginning your career or are a seasoned professional, the 2024 PMC program has content that will help you.

This year’s program provides innovative business practices and ideas you can
implement immediately to benefit your career. During the conference, attendees will hear from well-known international genealogy professionals on a variety of topics, including:

  • Artificial Intelligence
  • Forensic Genealogy
  • Marketing
  • Writing
  • And more!

Presentations will be 75 minutes each – a 60-minute presentation allowing for in-depth exploration of the topic, followed by a 15-minute question and answer period. Closed captioning will be available.

View the program on Whova


APG is pleased to announce that the keynote speaker for 2024 Virtual PMC will be Cathie Sherwood, owner of Family History Academy, an online learning provider. She will kick off the event on 21 September with her presentation "Navigating New Courses: The Future of Genealogy Education."


APG is pleased to offer two virtual workshops this year. Each workshop will be 2 hours long, providing plenty of time for interactive and actionable learning. There is an additional fee per workshop (USD $45 for members, $65 non-members), in
addition to the conference registration fee.

Workshop attendees must be registered for the conference to participate. Seats will be limited; please see workshop descriptions for capacity numbers.

Workshops will not be recorded.

Conference Pricing

Early bird rates expire on 17 August 2024 at 11:59 p.m. US Eastern time. [Worldwide equivalents]

Conference Pricing

What’s Included with Your PMC 2024 Registration

Watch and participate during livestream presentations each day or catch up and watch these virtual sessions on the Whova platform on your own schedule until 30 November 2024.


This year there will be no on-demand recording sales after the PMC.


For information about sponsorship, contact Pamela Israel at admgr@apgen.org.

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