Afro-American Historical & Genealogical Society (AAHGS) 2018 Annual Conference & Expo

1160 1st Avenue
King of Prussia, PA 19406
Dates: October 9-14, 2018
Hosts: Family Quest Society
(Philadelphia Chapter)




World Renowned History and Genealogical Event

There is no better place for historians and genealogists than AAHGS’s Annual Conference & Exposition. By attending, you’ll gain the tools, the resources and the methodology for pursuing African American historical and genealogical research.

Fresh Perspectives 

Internationally-renowned speakers that offer fresh points of view and inspiring stories that can help shift your perspectives and deepen your understanding of African American history, genealogy, leadership, and research.

Comprehensive Learning 

Our concurrent sessions provide a complete education at every stage of your personal journey.

You’ll be able to choose from a broad range of topics so you can customize your professional and personal experience.  In our sessions you will be able to concentrate on those learning experiences that will have a direct impact in helping you meet your historical, genealogical and research needs; and access to speakers who can provide practical solutions to your unique challenges.

Extraordinary Networking 

From our vast Exposition Hall to our session-based networking, to the hallways of the convention center, and through our exhibitors, there is ample opportunity for you to meet other historians, genealogist, and researchers who share your goals and your challenges.

Endless Solutions

The world’s largest African American historical and genealogical marketplace, the AAHGS Annual Conference and Exposition, gives you access to solutions-providers in every industry. Interested in becoming a sponsor or exhibitor?

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