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2017 Annual Conference

The Ohio Genealogical Society is pleased to announce that the 2017 Annual Conference will be held April 26-29, 2017. The conference will be held at the Kalahari Resort & Convention Center in Sandusky OH (between Toledo and Cleveland just down the road from Cedar Point).

Download the full program brochure here.

Pre-conference activities on Wednesday, April 26 will include mid-afternoon two-hour workshops and a social event in the evening.

Thursday, Friday and Saturday events include approximately 86 lectures with workshops scheduled every day covering all phases of genealogical study, lineage society inductions, a vendor hall, the OGS annual meeting, special evening events and plenty of genealogical fellowship and fun events. A special room set up like a college lecture classroom will be used for hands-on workshop training on various topics throughout the conference. For those who love to shop, the vendor hall will have ample products and genealogy tools to satisfy your needs. Watch for more details on this site and other social media.

Where is it? The conference is at the Kalahari Resort and Convention Center in Sandusky, Ohio. Hotel guests enjoy a special room rate of $129/night +$15 usage fee =~$144 +taxes, which includes free wi-fi, free parking and a host of other amenities. To make reservations phone 855-875-7774.

For the most up to date information, visit our conference website at http://www.ogsconference.org/

Vendor-Exhibitor Information

The OGS Conference should bring a high attendance and great opportunity for vendors, exhibitors and OGS chapters to showcase their products or society. The exhibitor space will be arranged to maximize visibility and traffic flow. We will do our best to accommodate everyone. Hurry and register early for prime spots.

The vendor packet is a 3-part pdf. Please make sure you click on each part to get the entire packet. If both parts of the packet are not returned along with full payment you will not be assigned an exhibitor space.

Vendor Application, Part 1
Vendor Application, Part 2
Vendor Hall Floorplan

Any questions, please contact the Vendor Chair Russ Pollitt at 2017exhibits@ogs.org