"The Leaving of Home: Migration, Motivation and Myth"

TIARA and IGSI  are partnering to bring a unique conference experience to the United States to showcase many aspects of Celtic culture - genealogy, literature, music, history and language to name a few.

This two day event will include 20+ lecturers and 26 presentations by well-known experts in their respective fields.


John Grenham Eileen Ó Dúill

Brian Donovan Sean Ó Dúill

Kyle Betit Dwight Radford

Donna Moughty Bill Budde

and many more!

The conference will be held at The LaCava Center at Bentley University in Waltham, MA - a state-of-the-art conference facility.   Three nearby hotels offer lodging at discounted conference
rates - Waltham's Courtyard Marriott, Holiday Inn Express and Best Western TLC.  
We anticipate 300-375 attendees.

Extend your stay to further your genealogy research at the many research repositories in the greater Boston area.  Or if sightseeing is on your list, the Boston area offers many historic sites and attractions.

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