FHACT Monthly Meeting (Register)
Aug 06

FHACT Monthly Meeting (Register)

Date & Time
6 August 2024 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
(UTC+10:00) Australia/Sydney

Registrations Close
7 August 2024 12:00 AM


FHACT August Monthly Meeting is a hybrid meeting. Members and guests interested in attending should register for this event via Zoom or in personAfter registering to attend via Zoom, you will receive an email with a link to the external Zoom website to complete the registration.


The topic for this meeting is: "Artificial Intelligence: A New Frontier for Genealogists". 

Join us for a presentation on how Artificial Intelligence is transforming the field of genealogy. Discover how AI technologies, including generative AI, can empower researchers to work more efficiently and effectively. This session will provide an overview of the findings from cutting-edge research, along with practical use cases demonstrating the potential of AI in genealogical research. Don't miss this opportunity to explore the future of genealogy and enhance your research with powerful AI tools.

Cheryl Bollard has been a dedicated genealogist for many years and has been a member of FHACT since 2018. She has served on the FHACT Council since 2019 and is currently the treasurer. Cheryl holds a Postgraduate Diploma in Heraldry, Genealogy, and Paleography from the University of Strathclyde, a BA (Adult Education), an Advanced Diploma in Family, Local, and Community History and a Diploma of Family History.

Cheryl has recently submitted her thesis for an M.Sc. in Genealogical, Palaeographic, and Heraldic Studies at the University of Strathclyde. Her thesis, entitled "How can Artificial Intelligence (AI) be used to empower genealogists in their research?" explores the transformative potential of AI technologies in the field of genealogy. With her extensive experience and academic background, Cheryl is at the forefront of integrating advanced technologies into genealogical research.

Event Type
Hybrid event
Event Location
FHACT Education Room
Cook Community Centre
41 Templeton Street
Cook ACT 2614
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