The Data Bank at the University of New Mexico's Bureau of Business and Economic Research (BBER) invites you to register and attend its 24th Annual NM Data Users Conference Nov. 16. This year's conference will be held in-person.  BBER has worked hard to keep the cost down and has Early Registration rate of $65 before Oct. 1. Registration is now open at .

The Annual Data Users Conference is New Mexico’s premier forum for both beginning and professional data users in the state and surrounding areas. This year’s conference will feature presentation topics including:

  • How to access Census data featuring many sessions (2+) using the data tool from the Census Bureau for downloading different data sets.

  • NM Population Estimates and Projections (Robert Rhatigan & Jacqueline A. Miller of UNM Geospatial Population Studies on annual population estimates and projections for New Mexico).

  • Census Geographies and what that means when working with GIS tools.

  • The New Mexico Economy (BBER’s director Michael O’Donnell, will present a review of New Mexico's recent economic performance and a short-term economic outlook).

  • For Businesses – Census Business Builder tool

  • The Pulse Survey just in time data.

  • Tribal Data and how to access.

  • Labor Market Information from NM Dept. of Workforce Solutions

  • RGIS maps and data tools for NM.

  • Decennial Census 2020 continued product release what to expect!


For more information, a complete conference schedule, updates, and registration, visit:  NM Data Users Conference ( or call The BBER Data Bank at: (505) 277-3038 or email Suzan Reagan,

The NM Data Users Conference is a valued learning experience for private businesses, government agencies, service organizations, information providers, researchers and students all across New Mexico.