Senior Expo & Genealogy Roots Conference

4 - 5 OCTOBER 2018 | SANDY, UTAH


The Largest Senior Expo Event in Utah

To give seniors and caregivers more options and help them experience 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 trainers and presenters. Come experience the 2018 Senior Expo & Genealogy Roots Conference.

Event 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

Beginning Genealogy

10:00 AM

Comparing the Genealogy Giants

Speaker: Sunny Morton
11:00 AM

Introduction to DNA for Genealogy

Speaker: Diahan Southard
2:00 PM

The Genealogist's Google Search Methodology

3:00 PM

Five Tips 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

Tap into 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?

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


Senior Expo
  • Expo Hall
  • Hobbie Stations
  • Screening Stations
  • Live Giveaways
Genealogy Roots Conference Pass
  • 2 Day Genealogy Training
  • Cyber Cafe Available
  • Presentation Booklet
  • Interactive experience with Trainers


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, so you can get all of it done in one convenient time. Come explore all the hobbies and things seniors are doing to stay healthy and active.

Professionals for Seniors

Connect with professionals at the single largest gathering in a public/private sector, as well as other seniors during our conferences, workshops, and activities.

Genealogy Training

A unique interactive experience without switching classes every hour. A deeper dive into genealogy training, with well known experts as your guide.

Screenings Available

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

Hobbies & Activities

  • Golf Simulator
  • Woodworking Lathes
  • Quilting and Sewing
  • Zumba / Aerobics
  • Bingo
  • RC Planes & Cars
  • Massage & Vibration
  • Pickleball
  • Photography
  • Gardening
  • Travel
  • Social Media: Facebook, Instagram, Pinterest

Our Title Sponsors

Interested in becoming a sponsor?