Past Meetup

Data Science for American Community Survey


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Meetup will be rescheduled for a later date. For more information about Brand Niemann, please see!/Obituary .

Brand's son and I will determine the next date for the meetup.

Kind Regards,

Ali Qureshi


6:30 p.m. Welcome and Introduction (New Tutorial and Mentoring) Slides Data Science for American Community Survey ( See example of Census Visualization Gallery below and December 2, 2015, Census Briefing: Slides ( and JoinMe (no sound): (

7:15 p.m. Brief Member Introductions

7:30 p.m. Invited Presentation, David Raglin, Chief, ACS Survey Analytics and Measurement Branch, Census Bureau. See: Introduction to the American Community Survey ( Description: Discover the detailed social, economic, and housing statistics that the American Community Survey (ACS) provides for every community every year. You will learn about basics of the yearly estimates and datasets produced from the ACS, resources available on our website ( ), and how to access ACS data products through a variety of tools with emphasis on AmericanFactFinder. Date: August 25, 2015, Time: 2pm-3pm ET, Level: Introductory

8:15 p.m. Open Discussion

​8:45 p.m. Networking

9:00 p.m. Depart