Research Matters – C2ER/LMI Institute June 29, 2023



June 29, 2023


C2ER is Looking For People* to Join Our 2023-2024 C2ER Board Committees

Help guide and shape C2ER by getting involved in our committees! Select the committee you wish to join below. *Committee members must be a current member of C2ER and attend four meetings per year, about an hour each. Learn more about the roles and responsibilities of each committee.

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Get involved by 07/18/2023

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Our Events 

C2ER Monthly Webinar Series

Elevating Equity in Economic Development: An Inclusive Recovery Toolkit Tour

July 20, 2023

2:00 PM – 3:00 PM ET

*NEW* Foundations of Economic Development Research 

September 13 – 15, 2023 

Pittsburgh, PA 

Registration Opens Next Week 

*NEW* Basic Labor Market Information (LMI) Analyst Training 

November 2 – 3, 2023 

Arlington VA 

Registration Opens Next Week 

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

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Basic LMI Analyst eLearning

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Industry Events

National Association of Counties (NACo) 

Annual Conference & Expo 

July 21 – 24, 2023 

Travis County, TX

Census Project Webinar

Virtual Briefing on the ACS Report

July 24, 2023

1:00 PM – 2:00 PM ET

National Conference of State Legislatures – Legislative Summit INDY2023 

August 14 – 16, 2023 

Indianapolis, IN 


Annual Conference 

September 17 – 20, 2023 

Dallas, TX 

University Economic Development Association

Annual Summit – Innovating for a Sustainable Future

October 8 – 10, 2023

Salt Lake City, UT

Manufacturing Institute Workforce Summit

Sourcing Solutions: Skills, People & Processes

October 16 – 18, 2023

Atlanta, GA


Lightcast Connect Conference 2023

October 22 – 25, 2023

Coeur d’Alene, ID

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