Beyond the Numbers 2021 – Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis
This message is being posted on behalf of the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis.
This November, the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis is hosting free virtual Beyond the Numbers sessions.
View the full descriptions on the schedule.
Register to attend for free on the event’s website.
- Wednesday, Nov. 17, 3:00 p.m. (EST) Accessing IPUMS Harmonized Population Microdata – a great introduction to IPUMS from the co-founder himself, Matt Sobek.
- Thursday, Nov. 18, 2:00 p.m. (EST) The Data Detective - Simple ideas to make sense of the numbers all around us – Highly acclaimed author, columnist, economist, Tim Harford will share insights from his new book, The Data Detective.
- Thursday, Nov. 18, 3:15 p.m. (EST) Data Literacy Credentials and Badges – St. Louis Fed’s Diego Mendez-Carbajo will detail our latest initiative to help librarians grow their data literacy skills.
- Friday, Nov. 19, 2:00 p.m. (EST) Overcoming Challenges to Complete the 2020 Decennial Census – a behind-the-scenes look at what it takes to produce the Census from Dominic Beamer and other colleagues who are working on this difficult data collection.