SLAMM! 2018: Friday, April 20, 2018

Hosted by Iowa State University

The full schedule for SLAMM! is now posted here!

We are excited to announce that the Department of Political Science at Iowa State University will host the 11th annual St. Louis Area Methods Meeting (SLAMM!).

SLAMM! will feature an exciting lineup of faculty presentations by:

Gary King, Harvard
Jennifer Victor, George Mason
Michael Colaresi, Pittsburgh
Jane Sumner, Minnesota

A full schedule is available here

All events for SLAMM will be held at Reiman Gardens on the campus of Iowa State University on Friday April 20. In addition to the papers from the faculty presenters, there will be a poster session for graduate students. We may have limited funding to support students who present their work. As part of the registration process, you will be asked to submit a title and abstract of your poster and a name of a reference. Please have these ready when you register.

We encourage you to attend this event which includes a social function as well as a lot of great methodology talks. SLAMM! is free to attend, but registration is required for accurate head-count numbers for meals and entertainment. If you are interested in attending, please go to The deadline for registration is March 23.

A bloc of rooms will be reserved at the Hilton Garden Inn in Ames, Iowa. The booking link is

Feel free to contact Olga Chyzh (, Mark Nieman (, or Dave Peterson ( if you have any questions.

See you there!