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Bureau of Labor Statistics Virtual Data Users Conference - April 20, 2022

The Data Users Conference is an event held by the Bureau of Labor Statistics Mid-Atlantic regional office to showcase the labor market data available to the public and provide insight on the different ways labor market data can be used to analyze the U.S. economy. Join the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) on April 20th from 9:00 a.m.–12:20 p.m. ET.

This year the Bureau of Labor Statistics is working closely with the Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond and the Virginia Employment Commission to bring together expert economists that will shed light on the labor market changes taking place in these unique times.

BLS Commissioner William Beach will discuss the actions the Agency has taken to continue to deliver gold standard data for public use. Regional Economist Terance Rephann will explore the impact COVID-19 has had on Virginia’s economy and the nation. Associate Commissioner Jeffrey Hill will discuss inflation and price changes. Division Chief David Talan will discuss changes in job openings, hirings and separations. Division Chief Michael Wolf will discuss the impact of COVID-19 on job projections. A Q&A session will take place at the end of the conference.

Event Information

  • When: Wednesday, April 20, 2022
  • Where: Virtual via WebEx.
  • Time: 9:00a.m.–12:20 p.m. Eastern Standard Time, please login at 8:45 a.m.
  • Cost: FREE
  • Registration is required via Eventbrite no later than Tuesday, April 19, 2022, 4:00 p.m.
    NOTE: After registration in Eventbrite, a separate invitation to the WebEx will follow.


Contact Information

Feel free to forward this message to staff or colleagues who may be interested. Remember, registration via Eventbrite is required. If you have any questions, contact the Mid-Atlantic Information Office by phone at (215) 597-3282 or via email at