The University of Tennessee, Knoxville



Conference Details

When: August 21, 2018

8:30am - 5:00pm


Where: UT Conference Center - Knoxville, TN

600 Henley Street

Knoxville, TN 37902


Registration: CLICK HERE TO REGISTER before August 10!


Lodging: If a hotel stay is required, rooms are blocked at the Hilton Knoxville (501 W Church Ave, Knoxville, TN 37902). To reserve a room, use this Hilton reservation link to get the group rate or call 865-523-2300 and use reservation group code SDC18.


Agenda: Conference agenda will be available below as speakers are confirmed.


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Data Users Conference Agenda

Data Users Conference Agenda
Tuesday, August 21

8:30 a.m.      Registration/Continental Breakfast

9:00 a.m.      Welcome
                     Melissa Stefanini, Director, Tennessee State Data Center, University of Tennessee    

9:05 a.m.      Longitudinal Employer-Household Dynamics Job Related Data Tools
                     Earlene Dowell, Center for Economic Studies, U.S. Census Bureau

10:05 a.m.    Break

10:20 a.m.    Tennessee Economic Update
                     Larry Kessler, Boyd Center for Business and Economic Research, University of Tennessee
11:15 a.m.    In-Office Address Canvassing for the 2020 Census: an Overview of Operations and Initial Findings
                     Michael Commons, Geography Division, U.S. Census Bureau

12:00 p.m.    Lunch (served on site)

1:00 p.m.      KEYNOTE-Generations Matter: Reaching Under Reported Communities; Handout
                     Amy Lynch, CEO and President, Generational Edge

2:15 p.m.      2020 Partnership Upate and Response Outreach Area Mapper (ROAM)
                     Ron Williams, Data Dissemination Specialist, U.S. Census Bureau
                     Faye Anderson, Partnership Specialist, Decennial Partnership Branch Community Engagement Program, U.S. Census Bureau

3:15 p.m.      Break

3:30 p.m.      Census Solutions Workshop
                     Melissa Stefanini, Director, Tennessee State Data Center, University of Tennessee

4:45 p.m.      Closing Comments
                     Melissa Stefanini, Director, Tennessee State Data Center, University of Tennessee

*All Times are in Eastern Daylight Time

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