2019 Annual Conference Call for Proposals

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The 2019 APDU Annual Conference is welcoming APDU members and friends to join with our theme of “Wide World of Data” by submitting a proposal for a presentation or panel related to public data. The conference, to be held in Arlington, VA in July 2019, brings together data users and data producers for conversations and presentations on a wide variety of data and statistical topics.

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2018 APDU Candidate Statements

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Candidate for President: Kevin McAvey, Senior Manager, Manatt Health Bio: Kevin advises states, healthcare providers, and payers on how to leverage public and private data to inform their most pressing policy and program goals.  Kevin relies upon public datasets – including data from Census, CMS, BLS, and BEA – on a daily basis, using it […]

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Call for Volunteers: APDU Conference Committee

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Want to have a hand in shaping the direction of the 2019 APDU Annual Conference? APDU is looking for volunteers to help the Conference Committee put on a great conference. You can help to select topics from our Call for Proposals, help manage selected sessions, and/or contribute to the evaluation and management of the Data Viz Awards. The Annual Conference will be held on July 9-10, 2019 in Arlington, VA.

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UPDATE 10/18: APDU President Calls for Members to Comment on Federal Data Policy

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APDU wants to point out to our readers pending requests for comments from two groups of particular importance. We know our readers are all busy professionals, but we urge you to take the time to read, think about , and respond to at least one of these requests. UPDATE: The Department of Commerce is requesting  Phase 2 comments on the Federal Data Strategy.

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