FREE Upcoming WAPOR Webinar: Electoral Polls in Difficult Times
Electoral Polling in Difficult Times
Friday, February 5, 2021
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM EST
WAPOR has set up a program of webinars, open to the public. We will have three types of webinars: thematic webinars, regional webinars and methodological training. The February webinar is devoted to the theme, Electoral Polls in Difficult Times.
The webinar will focus on how electoral polls are conducted and published in different parts of the world, what political, methodological or pandemic related difficulties the pollsters face and how they work to overcome them.
The webinar features:
Title of presentation: Polling in Hong Kong in Troubled Times
Jill Darling is Survey Director for the Center for Economic and Social Research (CESR), and Director of the USC Dornsife Daybreak Election Poll, at the University of Southern California in Los Angeles. Jill ‘s current focus is on a broad range of research using CESR’s Understanding America Study, a probability-based internet panel. She spent the first two decades of her career as a newspaper pollster with the Los Angeles Times Poll, conducting national, state, and local telephone surveys and state and national exit polls.
Alejandro Moreno is Professor of Political Science at ITAM, and Director of Public Opinion Polls at El Financiero, both in Mexico City. He obtained his Ph.D. from the University of Michigan. Alejandro Moreno served as president of WAPOR in 2013-2014.
Paul Nnanwobu is CEO at Random Dynamic Resources. He has over 25 years experience in market, opinion and social research. He is the Publisher of Research Intelligence Magazine, and currently the Nigeria Representative for WAPOR as well as the current Secretary General of the Nigerian Market Research Association. He holds a post Graduate degree in Journalism and an MBA in International Business.
Moderator: Claire Durand, former president of WAPOR
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