Attending a special event last night were Yuli-Yoel Edelstein, Minister of Public Diplomacy and Diaspora Affairs, and Minister of Tourism Stas Misezhnikov, who both visited the MyHeritage.com display.
Daniel Horowitz, the company's genealogy and translation manager, helped Edelstein create his tree online.
Sitting at computer, Minister Edelstein. Standing left, Daniel Horowitz.
Standing right, Minister Misezhnikov
Avinoam Armoni, Beit Hatfutsot's director, dropped by yesterday to check his family tree. We mentioned that visitors are hoping that this will be offered again next year.
This morning, Tracing the Tribe reader, Serge Blinder - originally from Toulouse, France - came by to say hello: