C2ER 64th Annual Conference and LMI Institute Annual Forum

June 12-14, 2024 Norfolk, VA

C2ER 64th Annual Conference and LMI Institute Annual Forum

LMI Institute

The Labor Market Information (LMI) Institute advances the art and science of LMI development and use through a comprehensive national training program and by fostering communication between analysts and data users across the country. Find out how LMI Institute training, convenings, and access to State Certifications and Licenses data empower your organization’s ability to identify key labor market trends.

LMI Institute

Cost of Living Index

Deciding if that job offer in another city is actually better than what you have now? Managing employee salaries for multiple cities? Need reliable cost of living comparisons? Compare your area with more than 300 urban areas using the quarterly C2ER Cost of Living Index (COLI).

Cost of Living Index

Instructor-Led Training

C2ER is dedicated to improving the analytical skills of community and economic development research professionals. In cooperation with the LMI Institute, C2ER offers a comprehensive training program in economic development and labor market information analysis.

Instructor-Led Training

Technical Assistance

C2ER conducts data-driven research to create regional economic development strategies that build on regions' existing industry and occupational composition. Learn more about how C2ER is helping regions compete throughout the U.S. and Canada.

Technical Assistance

Upcoming Webinars & Events

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  June 20, 2024 In This Issue Sacramento 2025 Post-Conference Message News & Reports ICYMI Data Visualization Careers Key Events & Courses Features The Baton Has Been Passed! We Are Headed to Sacramento in 2025! It’s been 10 years since we have had the conference on the west coast – planning has already begun and […]

Research Matters – C2ER/LMI Institute May 30, 2024

  May 30, 2024 <!– In This Issue <!– <!– What Would It Cost to Live in Norfolk, VA? COLI Featured in NPR’s Marketplace News and Reports ICYMI <!– <!– Data Visualization Careers Key Events & Courses <!– <!– Feature <!– <!– What Would It Cost to Live in Norfolk, VA? <!– <!– <!– <!– […]

C2ER Quarterly – 2024 Spring Edition 🌸

  <!– 2024 – Spring Edition <!– <!– In This Issue: <!– <!– Room Block Ends May 20 for the 2024 C2ER/LMI Conference in Norfolk, VA Take Your Region to the Next Level with Pre-Conference Training New COLI Data is Available Research and News from our Members C2ER Welcomes its Newest Members! <!– <!– <!– […]

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