NCRN Meeting Spring 2017

The NCRN Meeting Spring 2017 is the opportunity to learn about the research done within the NSF-Census Research Network.

LocationU.S. Census Bureau HQ

Note: Anyone who does not have a federal government badge will need to check in at the main gatehouse (across from the metro). If you are not a US Citizen, please register on Eventbrite using the "Foreign National" option at least 2 weeks before the conference - by close of business Wednesday, April 5th.

You will need a security pass if you bring in a laptop - you can get those at the desk in the main entrance.


A printable version of the program can be downloaded here.

Monday, April 24, 2017

8:30-8:35    Opening Remarks - NCRN Coordinating Office - Lars Vilhuber

8:35-8:45    Opening Remarks  - John Eltinge, Ass. Dir., Research and Methodology Directorate, Census Bureau

8:45-10:15    Research Session I [Census auditorium] Linkage and Geography

  • Jared Murray, "Probabilistic Record Linkage after Indexing, Blocking and Filtering" (CMU). (25 minutes)

  • David Folch, “Neighbors: The MAF provides new insights into the spatial organization of the American population” (Colorado/Tennessee) (25 minutes)

  • Matthew Simpson, “A Multiscale Spatial Approach to Change of Statistics”  (Missouri) (25 minutes)

  • Discussion (TBD) 15 minutes

10:15-10:45  Break

10:45-11:45  Research Session II: [Census auditorium] Looking Forward

12:15-1:15  PI-only Meeting (by invitation only) [Conference Room 3] working lunch at Census Bureau (separate room, catered lunch)

1:30-2:30  Research Session III [Census auditorium]  Privacy and Confidentiality

4:00 - 5:00 Meeting with Census Bureau (by invitation only) TO BE CONFIRMED Directory, Deputy Director, Associate Director R&M, staff [8H008 - Director's conference room]

6:30 -          NCRN Dinner (Lebanese Taverna) [registration required]



Registration is closed.