Research Matters – C2ER/LMI Institute June 1, 2023



June 1, 2023


12 Days to the C2ER/LMI Institute Annual Conference

It’s not too late to register for THE event of the year for economic and workforce development researchers! With plenty of networking, informative keynotes, the latest on research from breakout panels, and more.

Join us in Detroit, MI June 13 – 15, 2023! 

News & Reports


Reports – From Our Members

Reports – Non-members

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Data Visualization


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Our Events 

Back 2 Basics: Excel for the Everyday Researcher’s Needs

June 12, 2023

10:00 AM – 5:00 PM ET

Detroit, MI

C2ER/LMI Institute Annual Conference

Creative Solutions for Transformational Change

June 12 – 15, 2023

Detroit, MI

eLearning Courses

Foundations of Economic Development Research I: Introduction to Data Sources

Any Place, Any Time

Foundations of Economic Development Research II: Introduction to Regional Analysis Methods

Any Place, Any Time

Basic LMI Analyst eLearning

Any Place, Any Time

Industry Events

Census Bureau Webinar 

Where Do College Graduates Go? Exploring the PSEO Explorer Tool 

June 22, 2023 

2:00 PM – 3:00 PM ET 

National Association of Counties (NACo) 

Annual Conference & Expo 

July 21 – 24, 2023 

Travis County, Texas 

National Conference of State Legislatures – Legislative Summit INDY2023 

August 14 – 16, 2023 

Indianapolis, IN 


Annual Conference 

September 17 – 20, 2023 

Dallas, TX 


Lightcast Connect Conference 2023 

October 22 – 25, 2023 

Coeur d’Alene, ID 

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