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Social Choice and Welfare Conference

Program

meeting of the society for social choice and welfare

* SSCW-Schedule.pdf
Download a PDF copy of the tentative schedule for the 2014 Meeting of the Society for Social Choice and Welfare.


Wednesday, June 18

8:00 Bus Drop-off
From hotels to Boston College Robsham Theater
(hotel pick-up times to be determined)

8:15-9:15 Registration
Robsham Theater

9:15-10:30 Presidential Address by Bhaskar Dutta (U. Warwick)
Chair: Maurice Salles
Robsham Theater


10:30-11:00 Coffee Break
Robsham Theater

11:00-12:30 Parallel Sessions
Fulton, Gasson, and Higgins Hall

12:30-14:00 Lunch
Lyons Hall
(Editorial Board Meeting)

14:00-16:00 Parallel Sessions
Fulton, Gasson, and Higgins Hall

16:00-16:30 Coffee Break
Robsham Theater

16:30-17:45 Arrow Lecture by Daron Acemoglu (MIT)
Chair: Tayfun Sonmez
Robsham Theater

17:45 Bus Departure
From Boston College Robsham Theater to Boston College Club in Downtown

19:00-21:00 Conference Reception
Boston College Club

21:00 Bus Departure
From Boston College Club in Downtown


 

Thursday, June 19

7:30 Bus Drop-off
From hotels to Boston College
(hotel pick-up times to be determined)

7:30-8:00


Continental Breakfast
Higgins Hall

8:00-10:00 Parallel Sessions
Fulton, Gasson, Higgins Hall

10:00-10:30 Coffee Break
Higgins Hall

10:30-12:30 Parallel Sessions
Fulton, Gasson, Higgins Hall

12:30-14:00 Lunch
Lyons Hall
(Council’s meeting)

14:00-16:00 Parallel Sessions
Fulton, Gasson, Higgins Hall

16:00-16:30 Coffee Break
Robsham Theater

16:30-17:45 Condorcet Lecture by Parag Pathak (MIT)
Chair: Utku Unver
Robsham Theater


17:45-18:15 General Assembly
Robsham Theater

18:15 Bus Departure
From Boston College Robsham Theater


 

Friday, June 20

7:30 Bus Drop-off
From hotels to Boston College

(hotel pick-up times to be determined)

7:30-8:00


Continental Breakfast
Higgins Hall

8:00-10:00 Parallel Sessions
Fulton, Gasson, Higgins Hall

10:00-10:30
Coffee Break
Higgins Hall

10:30-12:30
Parallel Sessions
Fulton, Gasson, Higgins Hall

12:30-14:00 Lunch
Lyons Hall

14:00-16:00 Parallel Sessions
Fulton, Gasson, Higgins Hall

16:00-16:30 Coffee Break
Robsham Theater

16:30-17:45 Special SSCW Lecture by Amartya Sen (Harvard)
Chair: John Weymark
Robsham Theater

18:00-20:00 Outdoor Conference Dinner (Clambake)
2101 Commonwealth Ave

20:00 Bus Departure
From 2101 Commonwealth Ave


 

Saturday, June 21

8:00 Bus Drop-off
From hotels to Boston College
(hotel pick-up times to be determined)

8:00-8:30

Continental Breakfast
Robsham Theater

8:30-10:30 SCW Prize Lectures by Vincent Conitzer (Duke U.) and Tim Roughgarden (Stanford U.)
Chair: Bhaskar Dutta
Robsham Theater

10:30-11:00 Coffee Break
Robsham Theater

11:00-12:30 Parallel Sessions
Fulton, Gasson, Higgins Hall

12:30-14:00 Lunch
Lyons Hall

14:00-16:00 Parallel Sessions
Fulton, Gasson, Higgins Hall

16:00-16:30 Coffee Break
Higgins Hall

16:30-18:00 Parallel Sessions
Fulton, Gasson, Higgins Hall

18:00 Bus Departure
From Fulton Hall


 

Sunday, June 22: Mini Course on Market Design

Tentative Schedule »

All participants can attend the mini course. Student participants are particularly encouraged to attend.

IMPORTANT: Conference shuttle on June 22nd will only depart from/to Crowne Plaza Hotel. However several public transportation options exist for the other hotel locations to/from the campus: Crowne Plaza | Holiday Inn Brookline | Courtyard Brookline