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Agenda from the June 2, 2017 Quarterly Meeting

9:00

Welcome and Report from the Board of Directors – Linda Jacobsen, COPAFS Chair

9:20-11:30

Panel of Statistical Agency Officials on FY2017 And Anticipated FY2018 Funding on Statistical Programs’ Prospects and Plans  

  • John Thompson, Director, U.S. Census Bureau

  • Brian Moyer, Director, Bureau of Economic Analysis

  • Charles Rothwell, Administrator, National Health Statistics Service

  • William Wiatrowski, Commissioner, Bureau of Labor Statistics

  • Barry Johnson, Director, IRS office of Income Statistics

  • Gerard Ramker, Deputy Director, Bureau of Justice Statistics

11:30-12:15

Networking Lunch (on site)

12:15-2:00

Panel of Statistical Agency Officials (continued)

  • Hubert Hamer, Administrator, National Agricultural Statistics Service

  • Mary Bohman, Administrator, Economic Research Service

  • John Gawalt, Director, National Center for Science and Engineering Statistics

2:00-2:45

Andreas Georgiou, former Chief Statistician of Greece, On What Can Happen When Politics and Statistical Measurement Collide – A True Story

2:45-3:15

COPAFS Business Meeting

3:15

Adjourn


June 2017 Quarterly Agenda

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Summary of Meeting   

Here   516 KB, pdf 


Presentations from the June 2, 2017 Quarterly Meeting:

Research, Analysis & Statistics   197 KB, pdf 
Barry Johnson, Director, Statistics of Income

USDA's National Agricultural Statistics Service   148 KB, pdf 
Hubert Hamer, Administrator, National Agricultural Statistics Service

Economic Research Service Updates   147 KB, pdf 
Mary Bohman, Administrator, Economic Research Service

National Center for Science and Engineering Statistics   50 KB, pdf 
John Gawalt, Director, National Center for Science and Engineering Statistics

Official Statistics and Politics – Some Lessons from Greece   530 KB, pdf 
Andreas Georgiou, former Chief Statistician of Greece