UA's Center for Business and Economic Research will be hosting the free, virtual conference Thursday, October 7 from noon to 4:00 p.m. Speakers from the U.S. Census Bureau will present on a
UA’s Center for Business and Economic Research will be hosting the free, virtual conference Thursday, October 7 from noon to 4:00 p.m. Speakers from the U.S. Census Bureau will present on a variety of topics relevant to Alabama’s local governments and businesses alike.
The conference is a great opportunity to learn about the latest news from the Census Bureau and brush up on your data skills. The agenda is below, you can click here to register. Registration closes Tuesday, October 5. We hope you’ll join us!
ASDC Fall Conference Agenda
Thursday, October 7 | 12:00 – 4:00 p.m. | Free & Virtual
1:30 – 2:00 p.m. Pulse Survey
Learn about the two Census Pulse Surveys that were created to understand the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on small businesses as well as American families.
2:00 – 2:15 p.m. Break
2:15 – 3:00 p.m. Count Question Resolution
The purpose of the 2020 Census CQR is to provide a mechanism for governmental units to request a review of their official 2020 Census results and to help ensure that housing and population counts are correctly allocated to 2020 census tabulation blocks in the 50 states, District of Columbia and Puerto Rico. Learn more about the timeline and process for participating in this important Census program.
3:00 PM – 4:00 p.m. Economic Census
Andrew Hait will present on the various economic surveys and accompanying data captured by the Census Bureau. This is also a great presentation to ask any questions about Census data you might have since Andrew is a Census whiz!
(Thursday) 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm CST
Center for Business and Economic Researchcber@culverhouse.ua.edu