FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: THURSDAY, MARCH 17, 2011
Media Advisory — Census Bureau Director to Discuss Redistricting Data, Center of Population and 2010 Census Briefs
Public Information Office
U.S. Census Bureau Director Robert M. Groves will brief the media on 2010 Census news, releases and products. Groves will discuss quality indicators and the completion of all releases of 2010 Census redistricting data, and he will announce the site of the new national mean center of population. The briefing will include the release of the first two 2010 Census briefs -- population distribution, and race and ethnicity -- and a question-and-answer session.
Thursday, March 24, 2011, 2 to 3 p.m. (EDT)
Robert M. Groves, director, U.S. Census Bureau
Nicholas A. Jones, chief, Racial Statistics Branch, Population Division
Marc J. Perry, chief, Population Distribution Branch, Population Division
National Press Club, 13th floor
529 14th Street, NW
Washington, DC 20045
Members of the media may also participate by telephone.
(Please dial-in early to allow time for the operator to place you in the call.)
Dial-in number: 888-390-1046
(For security reasons, the passcode will be required to join the call.)
Online Press Kit:
Event materials will be posted online shortly after the event begins and can be accessed by clicking on the 2010 Census Operational Press briefing at <http://www.census.gov/2010census/news/press-kits/operational-press-briefing/>.
There will be a live webcast of the briefing, accessible at <http://www.visualwebcaster.com/event.asp?id=77517> at 2 p.m.(EST) on event day.
Please RSVP by 5 p.m., Wednesday, March 23, to the Public Information Office at 301-763-3030 or to <firstname.lastname@example.org>.