New LED Webinar: Hurricane Preparedness with OnTheMap for Emergency Management


Hurricane Preparedness with OnTheMap for Emergency Management

June 27, 2018 | 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM EDT





The U.S. Census Bureau and the Local Employment Dynamics (LED) Partnership in collaboration with the Council for Community and Economic Research (C2ER) welcomes Earlene Dowell and Jody Hoon-Starr. Earlene and Jody will highlight useful functions of the OnTheMap for Emergency Management data tool. OnTheMap for Emergency Management is a public data tool, developed by the U.S. Census Bureau, which provides an intuitive web-based interface for viewing the potential effects of disasters on the U.S. workforce and population. Users can easily retrieve reports containing detailed workforce, population, and housing characteristics for hurricanes, floods, wildfires, winter storms, and federal disaster declaration areas.

About our presenters:

Earlene Dowell is the Program Analyst for the Center for Economic Studies’ Longitudinal-Employer Household Dynamics Program at the U.S. Census Bureau. Earlene travels around the nation promoting and training people on LEHD products. She received her Master’s degree in communications and a Bachelor’s degree in public relations from Hawaii Pacific University.

Jody Hoon-Starr, who is a Geographer with the LEHD Program, earned his Bachelor’s degree in Mathematics from the University of Colorado and his Master’s degree in GIS from the University of Maryland.

Pricing: FREE






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Wednesday, June 27, 2018