Meetings and Receptions

Schedule As of March 27, 2017 - Subject to change.

Wednesday, April 5, 2017

6:30 pm – 7:30 pm      MPSA Welcome Reception - All Attendees are Invited to Welcome International Scholars

Thursday, April 6, 2017

11:30 am-1:00 pm Speed Networking: Comparative Politics
12:20 pm – 2:20 pm        MPSA Council Meeting & Luncheon
1:15 pm - 2:45 pm Speed Networking: Public Policy
3:00 pm - 4:30 pm Speed Networking: International Relations
6:30 pm – 7:30 pm MPSA Exhibitor Reception
6:30 pm – 7:30 pm MPSA First Time Attendee Tour and Reception*        
6:30 pm – 8:00 pm University of California, Davis - Environmental Politics & Policy Reception
6:30 pm – 8:00 pmI nstitute for Humane Studies - IHS Reception
6:30-pm - 8:30 pm Latino/a Caucus Business Meeting
6:30-pm - 8:30 pm Midwest Women’s Caucus Meeting
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm Texas Tech University Dept. of Political Science - Texas Universities Reception
7:45 pm – 8:45 pm MPSA Minority Caucus Reception
9:30 pm – 11:30 pm        MPSA 2017 Program Committee Reception 

Friday, April 7, 2017

11:30 am-1:00 pm Speed Networking: American Politics
1:15 pm - 2:45 pm Speed Networking: International Relations
1:30 pm – 3:00 pm 2018 MPSA Program Committee Meeting
3:00 pm - 4:30 pm Speed Networking: Comparative Politics
5:00 pm – 6:00 pm MPSA Undergraduate Reception*
5:15 pm - 6:30 pm W.W. Norton - In-Booth Keg Party
5:15 pm - 6:30 pm SAGE / CQ Press Author Event
5:30-pm - 7:30 pm LGBT Caucus Business Meeting
5:30-pm - 7:30 pm Northwestern University Annual Reception
6:30 pm – 7:30 pm MPSA Mentoring Reception*          
6:30 pm - 7:30 pm AJPS Editorial Board Meeting
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm Indiana University Political Science Reception
6:30-pm - 8:30 pm Policy Studies Journal - Policy Gathering Reception
6:30-pm - 8:30 pm Purdue University Department of Political Science Reception
7:30 pm – 8:30 pm AJPS Reception for Reviewers 
8:30-pm - 10:30 pm Columbia University Political Science Reception



Saturday, April 8, 2017

9:45 am - 11:15 am Speed Networking: Current Students
11:30 am-1:00 pm Speed Networking: Public Policy
1:15 pm - 2:45 pm Speed Networking: Normative
3:00 pm - 4:30 pm Speed Networking: American Politics
4:45 pm – 6:15 pm MPSA Business Meeting & 2016 Awards
6:30 pm – 8:00 pm MPSA President’s Reception 

*Advance registration required.

Need to arrange for a meeting, reception, or catered meal in conjunction with the conference? Complimentary meeting and reception space is available to our professional colleagues on a first-come, first-served basis. Please contact MPSA's Conference Manager Juliene Heaney at (812) 558-0588 x 6 or Heaney (at) mpsanet (dot) org.