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