You are in luck even if you couldn’t attend Rootstech 2011. The inaugural genealogy and technology conference has posted several of their presentations on line.
The sessions available are:
Jay Verkler, CEO of FamilySearch
Barry Ewell – Digital Preservation
Curt Witcher – The Changing Face of Genealogy
Brian Pugh – Cloud Computing
Thomas MacEntee – Virtual Presentations Roundtable
Brewster Kahle – Founder, The Internet Archive