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CE Is Coming to Your Town!

This page shows events at which Consumer Expenditure Surveys (CE) staff from the National Office in Washington, DC, will be presenting. You may be interested in attending them, or in arranging for a CE staff member (subject to staff availability) to visit your organization to deliver a formal presentation or attend a one-on-one meeting. Please note that neither the CE program nor the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) is affiliated with the sponsors of these events. In addition, there usually are registration fees associated with these events. However, none of these fees is paid to the CE program or the BLS. Participation at these events is subject to the status of the BLS budget.

If you would like to contact the CE staff about these or other matters, please use either method below to contact the CE National Office. Inquiries should include your name and phone number or e-mail address, along with a brief message.

This page will be updated periodically, as new information becomes available.

All archived CE presentations can be viewed in the CE Library.

Online Events

American Association of Public Opinion Research (AAPOR)

May 11 - 13, 2021
Conference Program: TBD
Session 1 Information
Title: Design Changes of In-Person Surveys during the Pandemic
Date and Time: Thursday, 5/13/2021 10:00 AM (Eastern Daylight Time) - 5/13/2021 11:30 AM (Eastern Daylight Time)

  • Consumer Expenditure Survey Response to COVID pandemic.
    Yezzi Lee, Senior Economist

Session 2 Information
Title: Recruitment Methods for Push-to-Web Surveys
Date and Time: Thursday, 5/13/2021 01:00 PM (Eastern Daylight Time) - 5/13/2021 03:00 PM (Eastern Daylight Time)

  • You've got mail: Estimating the Effects of Pre-notification Postcards and Monetary Incentives on Respondent Recruitment.
    Graham Jones, Economist

All presenters are members of the CE program staff.


There are no events currently planned for the Northeast.


There are no events currently planned for the Midwest.


There are no events currently planned for the South.


There are no events currently planned for the West.

For more information on regional CE data, please contact your local BLS Regional Information Offices.

If you have questions, please contact the CE National Office Staff.


Last Modified Date: March 24, 2021