2021 VLDS Research Forum: Connecting to an Equitable Future with the Virginia Longitudinal Data System

September 28-30, 2021

Visit our event website for more information and to register!

Join with Commonwealth of Virginia’s state agencies, researchers, and policymakers as we promote connections and cross-collaborations through the use of data from the Virginia Longitudinal Data Systems (VLDS) to inform policy and practice that advances equity in Virginia.

  • DATE: Tuesday, September 28, 2021 through Thursday, September 30, 2021

  • TIME: Sessions will run from 1:00 PM to 4:00PM daily

The Forum is no cost to attendees, but individuals will need to register to receive the links for the sessions.

VLDS recently published an equity-centered Research Agenda  to identify key research and analysis priorities across state agencies within the Commonwealth. The 2021 Research Forum will highlight the agenda’s goals, share successes and impacts of VLDS research, discuss best practices for working with VLDS data, and highlight perspectives from key leaders in data and equity-centered work.