Duke University TRIPODS will host a small conference at Duke around Quantitative Investigations of Gerrymandering and Redistricting from 10am on Monday March 2nd to 1pm on Wednesday March 4th. It will take place in Gross Hall, Ahmadieh Family Grand Hall, Room 330 on Duke's West Campus.
Experts from around the country will present short to medium length talks. We leave time to discuss and exchange ideas and perspectives.
The conference will be centered around an event sponsored by the Duke Law school on Tuesday March 3rd which will feature lawyers involved in the landmark North Carolina Gerrymandering cases. We will also interact and hold discussions with with the lawyers from the Duke Law event.
All are welcome to this event and there are no registration fees. Please let us know with the linked survey if you plan to attend.
Monday, March 2
|10:00 - 10:20 am||Opening Remarks|
|10:20 - 11:00 am||Daryl DeFord (MIT)|
|11:20 - 12:00||Lorenzo Najt (University of Wisconsin)|
|12:00 - 12:30 pm||Discussion|
|12:30 - 1:45 pm||Lunch (on your own)|
|1:45 - 2:25 pm||Nicholas Eubank (Duke University)|
|2:45 - 3:25 pm||Jonathan Mattingly (Duke University)|
|3:45 - 4:25 pm||Sarah Cannon (Claremont McKenna College)|
|4:45 - 5:15 pm||Discussion|
Tuesday, March 3
|9:00 - 9:40 am||Justin Solomon (MIT)|
|10:00 - 10:40 am||Kosuke Imai (Harvard University)|
|11:00 - 11:40 am||Ashwin Machanavajjhala (Duke University)|
|12:30 - 1:30 pm||Duke Law School Event: Redistricting Litigation in North Carolina|
|2:00 - 3:00 pm||Conversation with Lawyers (subject to be moved to the morning)|
|3:20 - 4:00 pm||Greg Herschlag (Duke University)|
|4:20 - 5:00 pm||Wesley Pegden (CMU) (Location change: Gross Hall Room 324)|
Wednesday, March 4
|9:00 - 9:40 am||Tyler Jarvis (BYU)|
|10:00 - 10:40 am||Blake Esselstyn (Mapfigure Consulting)|
|11:00 - 11:40 am||Elizabeth Sbrocco|
|12:00 - 12:45 pm||Directed group discussion|
|12:45 - 1:00 pm||Closing remarks|