Counts as a Town Hall: Hacking the Vote

Oct 18 2018, 5:30pm - 7:00pm EDT

 HACKING THE VOTE - A PANEL DISCUSSION
 THURSDAY, OCT 18, 5:30 - 7 P.M.
 ALUMNI CENTER FOUNDERS ROOM, 200 FLETCHER ST.
 (note: the event is free and open to the public - but you must register to attend)

To watch the livestream of the event, visit FACEBOOK.COM/MICHIGANALUMNI on Oct 18.

Presented by:
Alumni Association of the University of Michigan, Center for Local, State, and Urban Policy (CLOSUP), Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy, College of Engineering

Guidelines for participation:

● You are expected to do the reading and come to the event with a question (inspired by the readings).

● Out of respect for the speaker, laptops must be closed and mobile devices put away.

● Since this event is not organized by the MSC, attendance will not be taken. Instead, please write a short email (one or two paragraphs) describing your major take-aways, and send it to mscinstructors@umich.edu within 3 days of the event.

Readings: 

Read the introduction and discussion sections of Walter Mebane's paper about using Twitter data to identify potential election fraud and other voting problems.

Organizers

Attendees

Ali Ahmed
Lindsey Simon
Dylan Bell