Morris Hansen Lecture

Register for free to attend the 30th Annual Morris Hansen Lecture, on Wednesday, Nov. 16, 2022, from 3-5 p.m. ET at USDA’s Washington, DC, offices at 1400 Independence Ave. SW, Jefferson Auditorium, South Building. The topic of the event is "The Evolution of the Use of Models in Survey Sampling."

We are honored to have as presenters:

  • Keynote Speaker, Dr. Richard Valliant, research professor emeritus, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor and the Joint Program for Survey Methodology, University of Maryland, College Park
  • Discussant, Dr. Jay Breidt, senior fellow, National Organization for Research (NORC) at the University of Chicago
  • Discussant, Dr. Trivellore Raghunathan, professor, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor
The use of models in survey estimation has evolved over the last five (or more) decades. Dr. Valliant’s lecture will trace some of the developments over time. The keynote presentation will precede discussions by Drs. Valliant, Breidt, and Trivellore.

Conference Details

Date: Nov. 16, 2022
Time: 3 p.m. - 5 p.m. ET

A reception at USDA’s Whitten Building (across Independence Avenue) will follow the event.

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