Program at a glance 2021



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We offer full live support in video sessions on the platform during the following hours:

2 July: 11:45-13:45 and 15:00-17:00

9 July: 13:00-15:00

16 july: 13:00-14:00

23 july: 13:00-14:00

For help outside these hours, please see the Scoocs manuals referenced above.

All time references are in CEST

Thursday 1 July

13:00 - 16:00

Short Courses:

Indirect Questioning Techniques for Sensitive Topics (Alessandra Gaia)


Friday 2 July

12:00 - 13:00

Opening and Keynote 1: How to do Surveys during a Pandemic by Jon Burton

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18:15 - 19:00

Podcast Surveys during the Pandemic: Tom Emery, Tim Hanson, and Daphne Ahrendt


Thursday 8 July

13:00 - 16:00

Short Courses:

First Steps on Using R as a Geographic Information System (Stefan Jünger)

Addressing comparability of measures before and after data collection (Katharina Meitinger, Cornelia Neuert, Dorothée Behr)


Friday 9 July

12:00 - 13:00

General assembly and best paper award

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18:15 - 19:00

Podcast Data Linkage and Sharing: Emanuela Sala, Florian Keusch, and Annette Jäckle

This podcast is about asking respondents to do more than answer survey questions. We will discuss what we have learnt in recent years about asking respondents for consent to data linkage, asking for other types of data such as images, and asking respondents to use mobile apps and sensors to collect data.


Thursday 15 July

13:00 - 16:00

Short Courses:

Designing an Online Survey (Bugra Güngör)


Friday 16 July

12:00 - 13:00

Keynote 2: New Opportunities to Enhance Survey Data by Melani Revilla and young scholar/outstanding service award

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18:15 - 19:00

Podcast Polling: Patrick Sturgis, Courtney Kennedy, and Peter Lugtig


Thursday 22 July

13:00 - 16:00

Short Courses:

Introduction to Survey Data Cleaning Using Tidyverse in R (Johannes Breuer)

Introduction to Applied Small Area Estimation (Angelo Moretti)


Friday 23 July

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16:45 - 17:30

Podcast Surveys: Past, Present, Future: Annette Scherpenzeel, Caroline Roberts, and Eldad Davidov