Sasha Issenberg and Adam Schaeffer will be presenting a fascinating talk, "Obama vs. Romney: A Post-Election Look at the New Power of Polling and Opinion Research," about the changing face of modern campaigns, elections and public opinion research.
Sasha Issenberg is the "Victory Lab" columnist for Slate and the Washington correspondent for Monocle, where he covers politics, business, diplomacy, and culture. He is the author of The Victory Lab, the book Politico calls "Moneyball for politics," which shows how cutting-edge social science and analytics are reshaping the modern political campaign.
Adam Schaeffer is director of research and co-founder of Evolving Strategies, a company leading a paradigm shift in public opinion research, integrating opinion and behavioral research in an experimental framework. He is also a River School parent of a Squirrel and a Dragonfly.
Tickets are $25 and books will be available for signing. All funds benefit The River School Scholarship Fund. Email Karie Kvandal for registration details.
4880 MacArthur Blvd NW
Washington, DC 02007
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