Mr. Glenn S. Ferri
Assistant Division Chief, International Programs Center for Technical Assistance, Population Division, United States Census Bureau
Mr. Ferri currently heads up the International Programs Center for Technical Assistance at the U.S. Census Bureau. Over a period of 25 years with the Census Bureau, he has worked in more than 30 developing countries throughout the world, performing technical assistance, training, assessments and evaluations on censuses, surveys and other statistical activities. He has worked on 20 Population and Housing Censuses in Africa, Asia, Latin America and the Caribbean and the Middle East, and served as the Resident Advisor to the National Statistics Office of the Philippines from 1992 to 1995.
His technical specialization is in statistical data processing. Mr. Ferri was one of the original developers of the CSPro (Census and Survey Processing System) software system and was the leader of the CSPro development team at the Census Bureau from 1999 through 2010. He was one of the lead developers of CSPro’s predecessor, IMPS (Integrated Microcomputer Processing System). Before joining the Census Bureau, he held several private-sector positions in the fields of actuarial science and software development.
Mr. Ferri, a native of the United States, earned a Bachelor’s Degree in Physics from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) in 1975. He became an Associate of the Society of Actuaries in 1978.
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