The Integrated Public Use Microdata Series (IPUMS) will offer the following educational opportunities in the summer of 2018:
The Time Use Across the Lifecourse 2018 conference will give researchers an opportunity to present abstracts for papers which address questions, issues, and/or topics related to the gathering and examination of time use data across the lifespan. The conference will be held June 19-20, 2018 at University of Maryland College Park. Abstracts can be submitted by e-mail to: firstname.lastname@example.org. Deadline for submissions is February 9, 2018.
The IPUMS CPS Summer Data Workshop will be held June 4-6, 2018. This workshop seeks to familiarize researchers with the panel component of the Current Population Survey (CPS), which is an ongoing U.S. labor force survey. The target audience includes early-career faculty professionals, graduate students, and postdoctoral fellows from social science disciplines. The workshop includes presentations, hands-on lab sessions, and small group discussion sessions. Applications are due March 2, 2018. For more information about the workshop: