Emsi Conference 2019

Coeur d’Alene, Idaho  |  September 16-18, 2019

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Emsi’s expanded datasets allow you to dig deeper and gain richer insight than ever before. We have forged ahead into a new data age—so that you can. Come to Emsi Conference 2018 to learn how our enhanced data helps you solve problems in student engagement, program development, business retention, workforce development, site selection, and recruiting. Together, let’s build a more prosperous economy.

2018 Speakers

Andrew Crapuchettes


Dr. Michelle Weise

Chief Innovation Officer
Strada Education Network

Dr. Dave Clayton

Senior Vice President, Consumer Insights
Strada Education Network

Richard Rosenow

Market Intelligence Lead, People Analytics

Al Adamsen

Founder & CEO,
Talent Strategy Institute

Dr. Cher Hendricks

Vice Provost, Academic Initiatives
University of Idaho

Michelle Wein

Research Manager
Workforce Intelligence Network

Lesley Rood

Research Consultant

John Paul Rea

Macomb County Department of Planning & Economic Development

Adrian Malatesta

Senior Manager, Global Expansion Market Intelligence

Dr. Kevin Long

Director of Planning and Policy
Montgomery College

Tom Prendergast

Executive Director of Institutional Research
North Central State College

Bethany Williams

Strategy & Intelligence Director
Lake County Partners

Barb Tucker

Executive Director of College Effectiveness
Southwest Wisconsin Technical College

Daniel Ortego

Coordinator, Career Services
McHenry County College

Darcy Richardson

Director of Continuing & Professional Education, EdPlus
Arizona State University

Fred Villa

Associate Vice President, Workforce Programs in Academic Affairs
University of Alaska

Greg McBoat

Business Information Analyst
Adams County Workforce & Business Center

Todd Nielsen

Management Analyst
Denver’s Office of Economic Development

Fortin Jean-Pierre

Senior Program Specialist
Broward College

Karley Thurston

Research Assistant
Workforce Intelligence Network

Rob Sentz


Dr. Chad Miller

Associate Professor of Economic Development
University of Southern Mississippi

Jeff Spain

Workforce Solutions Senior Consultant
Columbus State Community College

Dr. Yustina Saleh

Senior Vice President, Analytics

Marina Brauch

Director of Market Analysis
Northeastern University

Jim Damicis

Senior Vice President
Camoin Associates

Anna Brown

Economist & Director of Higher Education Consulting

Dr. Ross Gittell

Community College System of New Hampshire

Stewart McGregor

Economic Development Specialist
Forney Economic Development Corporation

Meta McKinney

Strategic Services Research Consultant

Kate Roberts

Monterey Bay Economic Partnership

Luke Jankovic

Vice President, Higher Education

Alana Olschwang

Associate VP of University Effectiveness, Planning, and Analytics
California State University-Dominguez Hills


  • Meet your peers

    Higher Education

    Workforce investment

    Economic development


    Corporate real estate

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    Keynote presentation

    Breakout presentations

    Hands-on training

    One-on-one time with Emsi reps

    Best practices

    Demos of complex projects

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    Hors d’oeuvres reception

    Lunch in charming downtown

    Plenty of free time for mingling

    Dinner cruise on the lake


Traveling by Car

The Coeur d'Alene Resort is easy to reach by car via Interstate 90 (Exit 11) or Highway 95 (Northwest Blvd). From the exit, follow the directions to downtown and watch for the Resort on your right.

Traveling by Air

The Coeur d'Alene Resort is located 39 miles (40 minutes) east of the Spokane International Airport (GEG), which offers non-stop or one-stop access from most major US and Canadian cities.

Airport Shuttle

You can take the shuttle from the Spokane aiport to the CDA Resort or Best Western Inn. Please contact the CDA Resort's transportation department at 800-688-5253 x 7133. A 24-hour notice is requested for all transportation needs. $69/person roundtrip, $50/person one-way.


Book your hotel today—the rooms sell out quickly!

Coeur d’Alene Resort
(conference site)

115 South 2nd Street
Coeur d’Alene, ID 83814

Lake Tower - $285
Park Tower - $225
North Wing - $185

Room block expires August 5. Mention Emsi to receive the group rate.

Best Western Inn
8-min drive from the resort (with free shuttle service)

506 West Appleway Ave.
Coeur d'Alene, ID 83814

Rate: $149

Room block expires August 9. Mention Emsi to receive the group rate.