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80th Annual Midwest Political Science Association Conference
Thursday, April 13 through Sunday, April 16, 2023
In-Person at the Palmer House Hilton in Chicago, IL

All Panels, Roundtables, Lightning Talks and Working Groups will Feature a Hybrid Format (for In-Person or Virtual Participation). Poster Sessions will be In-Person Only.

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Important dates and deadlines for the 2023 MPSA Annual Conference

October 7, 2022 Deadline for submitting papers, roundtables and complete panel proposals.
November 9, 2022 MPSA begins to send acceptance emails.
November 28, 2022 Deadline for special scheduling requests.
December 2, 2022 Deadline for submitting proposals to subfields, undergraduate sections and working groups.
January 2023 Preliminary program available on MPSA website.
January 13, 2023 Deadline to submit an application for a registration fee waiver.
TBA Early registration deadline.
February 10, 2023 If presenters have not confirmed, MPSA removes them from the program. Deadline for participants to cancel without penalty.
February 10, 2023 Deadline to make changes to the program (change title, add/subtract co-authors, etc.)
TBA Deadline for regular registration.
TBA Suggested date to notify MPSA of any changes to registration status (in-person to virtual or vice versa).
April 13-16, 2022 80th Annual MPSA Conference 
July 1, 2023 Deadline for Section Heads, Chairs and Discussants to nominate conference papers for awards for research presented in 2023.

Future MPSA Conference Dates

  • Thursday, April 4 – Sunday, April 7, 2024
  • Thursday, April 3 – Sunday, April 6, 2025
  • Thursday, April 23 – Sunday, April 26, 2026
  • Thursday, April 1 – Sunday, April 4, 2027
  • Thursday, March 30 – Sunday, April 2, 2028