American Democracy Conference

Don’t miss your opportunity to hear from Ipsos’ Clifford Young who will be speaking at the 2018 Annual American Democracy Conference by the UVA Center for Politics.

Cliff will be participating in a panel discussion exploring ‘The Political Road Ahead.’

For a full line-up of esteemed speakers, including Congressman Adam Schiff and Senator Ted Cruz, or to register now, please click here.

The American Democracy Conference brings together today’s leading political experts in order to examine the outcomes of each election cycle and its effects on political parties, public policy and the nation as a whole. The conference draws hundreds of high-school and college students, as well as a diverse array of political enthusiasts from across the region.

Missed the event? Watch the full recording now.

Or, watch highlights from Cliff’s panel discussion here.



Speakers :

  • Clifford Young, President, US, Public Affairs

    Cliff Young is President of Ipsos Public Affairs in the United States, and also leads Ipsos global election and political polling risk practice. His research specialties include social and public opinion trends, crisis management, corporate and institution reputation, and election polling. Cliff is considered an expert on polling in emerging markets, as well as polling in adverse and hostile conditions, and has polled on over 100 elections around the world. Cliff earned his BA from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and did his graduate work at the University of Chicago (MA and PhD). He trained in survey sampling at the University of Michigan and in political psychology at Stanford. Cliff is also an adjunct professor at Johns Hopkins SAIS and an instructor at both Columbia University SIPA and University of São Paulo where he teaches courses on public opinion and election forecasting.