21st Annual NM Data Users Conference (2019)

Thursday, November 14, 2019

Welcome and Opening Remarks from Suzan Reagan (UNM Bureau of Business and Economic Research Data Bank Manager), Tim Harjo (Albuquerque Small Business Development Center), Ryan Eustice (New Mexico Economic Development Department), and Norbert Nez (Census Information Center, Navajo Nation). 

Census Bureau Speakers should include Veronica Azarte (Partnership Program), Eric Coyle (Data Dissemination Specialist), Victoria Glasier (Statistics in Schools Branch Chief), Andy Hait (Economic Census), Michael B. Hawes (Senior Advisor for Data Access and Privacy), and KaNin Reese (Center for Enterprise Dissemination) on the following topics:

  • Partnership Programs for 2020 (Update on Complete Count Committees)
  • Differential Privacy
  • Economic Census
  • data.census.gov  -  The new way to access Census Data
  • Stats in Schools
  • Data on a Deadline: An Inteactive Workshop for Journalists
  • Veterans by the Numbers

Local Speakers are expected to be Dr. Robert Ballance (Founder of the Center for Internet as Infrastructure), Paige Best (NM Census Coordinator, NM Dept. of Finance & Administration), Dawn Kenney (Senior Research Analyst, Institutional Research & Assessment, CNM), Jacqueline A. Miller (UNM Geospatial Population Studies), Jeffrey Mitchell (Director, UNM BBER), Robert Rhatigan (UNM Geospatial Population Studies), and Rose Rohrer (Researcher, UNM BBER) on such subjects as:

  • The New Mexico Economy: Recent History and Outlook
  • New Mexico Population Estimates and Projections
  • Broadband & ACS statistics
  • Data Science Exploration

Look at the Draft Agenda (pdf) for more information!


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  •          Regular Registration Oct. 1st  – Nov. 4th is $75
  •          Late Registration Nov. 5th  – 14th is $85 

        *Registration includes conference materials, breakfast, beverage breaks, and a buffet lunch.

The Data Bank at: (505) 277-3038 or email Suzan Reagan (sreagan@unm.edu)

The Conference will be held at CNM Workforce Training Center located at: 5600 Eagle Rock Ave NE, Albuquerque, NM 87113 Directions: I-25, Alameda exit west to San Mateo Blvd., turn north to Eagle Rock Ave. (Google map).