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

Early-bird registration ends May 31

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Emsi2019 Theme

Lead and Engage: How to Use Labor Market Data Like a Pro

Come learn how to use data to:

Establish yourself as a leader

Solve critical problems

Influence and inspire

Emsi2019 is the labor market analytics conference for innovative problem-solvers in talent analytics, higher education, and workforce & economic development.


Location economics
Global talent strategy


Program development
Student engagement
Employer engagement

Economic Development

Talent attraction
Business engagement
Target industry analysis

Workforce Development

Sector strategies
Career pathways
Business engagement

Get confident. Do more. Be a world-changer.

“One of the best conferences I have attended: relevant, timely, and applicable.”

Ron Umehira, Dean, Career & Technical Education

Leeward Community College, 2018 attendee



Register by May 31



Register after May 31

Emsi2019 is for you

Is labor market data still intimidating?

Are you scraping by with rudimentary knowledge of how to use it?

Do you want to tap into your full potential as a data expert?

Emsi2019 is all about turning you into a leader in labor market data. You’ll get trained in Emsi basics, like where our data comes from and how to defend it. You’ll be inspired by success stories and detailed how-tos from our power users. You’ll collaborate and share ideas with experts in your field. You’ll leave with tons of practical takeaways for solving problems—faster and better.

Join your team

Emsi2019 is the best opportunity to see how we all fit into the big picture of creating greater economic prosperity.

“My mind is still racing with ideas gleaned from all the sessions.”

Kate Roberts, President, 2018 speaker

Monterey Bay Economic Partnership


Detailed agenda coming soon!


September 16

Workshop day



Lunch on your own


Evening reception


September 17

Conference day 1


Emsi CEO address


Lunch on your own

Breakouts: success stories & how-tos

Dinner cruise


September 18

Conference day 2



Emsi innovation

Breakouts: success stories & how-tos

End of main conference – 12:00 noon

Community insights roundtable

“The schedule was great. The information was fantastic. Talking to my peers from across the country was awesome.”

Dana King, Instructional Chair of Business & Technology

Heartland Community College



The best airport is Spokane International Airport (GEG) in Washington. Spokane offers non-stop or one-stop access from most major US and Canadian cities. The Coeur d'Alene Resort is located 40 minutes east, just across the border in Idaho.

Airport Shuttle

You can take the shuttle from the Spokane airport to the CDA Resort. Contact the CDA Resort's transportation department at 800-688-5253 x 7133. A 48-hour notice is requested for all transportation needs. $69/person roundtrip.

Conference location

Coeur d’Alene Resort

115 South 2nd St.
Coeur d’Alene, ID 83814

Lake Tower $289
Park Tower $239
North Wing $199

Call 1.800.688.5253. Room block expires August 11. Mention Emsi to receive the group rate.

Gwen Burrow, Event Coordinator