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American Association for Public Opinion Research

Program Changes

Thursday, May 16

Poster Session 1, Sheraton Hall, 3:30 PM
  • “Machine Learning in Data Analysis for Social Research" by Jonas Beste removed from program
  • "A Visual History of AAPOR and Survey Research using Natural Language Processing Techniques" by Celeste Stone removed from program
  • "Can mixed mode replace CATI RDD for complex surveys of diverse populations? Results from a field experiment of the California Health Interview Survey" by Todd Hughes moved from Poster Session 3 to Poster Session 1

Friday, May 17

Pushing the Envelope: Finding Better Ways to Measure in Surveys, Pine, 10 AM
  • "An assessment of the effects of web-based database look-ups on ISCO coding" by Caroline Roberts, Linda Pawlicki, and Michèle Ernst Stähli removed from program
​Membership and Chapter Relations Committee Meeting has been moved from Spruce North to Cedar.

News and Information in the Trump Era Issues
, Civic Ballroom North, 4:15 PM 
  • "Online Misinformation by Rating the Source: An Experimental Approach" by Zacc Ritter and Dato Tsabutashvili removed from program
What You See is What You Get: Visualizing Responses to Surveys, Dominion South, 4:15 PM
  • "Smileys, Stars and Text labels in Mobile Contextual User Surveys: A Cross-Cultural Investigation" by Aaron Sedley removed from program

May 19

Sampling and Respondent Selection, Civic Ballroom North, 9:15 AM
  • "Pre-fielding Maintenance of a National Office-based Physician Sample Using Four Sampling Frames" by Brian Ward removed from program.

Techniques for Reducing Burden or Increasing Response, Pine, 11:05 AM
  • "Improving Response Rates on Patient Surveys: Lessons from Six Survey Experiments" by Marc Elliott removed from Program
Please view conference program PDF for correct presenters in the "Results of the AAPOR/WAPOR Task Force (TF) on Quality of Comparative Surveys" sessions.

Sustaining Sponsors


Platinum Sponsors

Headway in Research

Gold Sponsors

ABT Associates
Civis Analytics
Langer Research
Marketing Systems Group

Silver Sponsors

The Logit Group
Oxford University Press

Bronze Sponsors

International Experience Canada


Adapt, Inc.
American Association of Nurse Practitioners
American Institutes for Research (AIR)
ASDE Survey Sampler
Canadian Viewpoint
College Pulse
Data Independence
Data Recognition Corporation
G3 Translate
I/H/R Research Group
Market Xcel Data Matrix Pvt. Ltd.
Michigan Program in Survey Methodology
Opinion Access LLC
Random Dynamic Resources
Reconnaissance Market Research
Roper Center
Scientific Telephone Samples
Swift Prepaid Solutions
University of Maryland, Joint Program in Survey Methodology

Notice to Federal Employees

The Annual AAPOR Conference conforms to the OPM definition of a “developmental assignment.” It is intended for educational purposes; over three quarters of time schedule is for planned, organized exchange of information between presenters and audience, thereby qualifying under section 4101 of title 5, United States Code as a training activity. The AAPOR Conference is a collaboration in the scientific community, whose objectives are to provide a training opportunity to attendees; teach the latest methodology and approaches to survey research best practices; make each attendee a better survey researcher, and; maintain and improve professional survey competency.