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Comparative Study of Electoral Systems (CSES)
Conference and Plenary Session

Fiesta Inn Periférico Sur Hotel and Instituto Federal Electoral (IFE)
June 12-14, 2011
Mexico City, Mexico

The CSES project would like to thank Centro de Investigacion y Docencia Economica (CIDE) and
Instituto Federal Electoral (IFE) for their financial and organizational support of the events.


Plenary Meeting

Museum Tour

Plenary dinner

Aerial view of Mexico City

Instituto Federal Electoral

Keynote speaker
André Blais



CSES Plenary Session

Location: Fiesta Inn Periférico Sur Hotel

Sunday June 12, 2011

9:00am-9:30am ... Welcome

9:30am-10:30am ... Presentation of CSES Module 4 Report (Jack Vowles)

10:45am-Noon ... Subcommittee presentations 1:30pm-2:00pm ... Pretest summary report (David Howell)

2:00pm-3:30pm ... Initial discussion of CSES Module 4

3:45pm-4:45pm ... Continuation of discussion of CSES Module 4

4:45pm-5:00pm ... Closing remarks




CSES Plenary Session Participants




International Conference on Comparative Electoral Systems

Location: Instituto Federal Electoral (IFE)

Monday June 13, 2011

9:00am-9:30am ... Opening

Moderator: Gabriel De la Paz, Director of Institutional Development of CDD 9:30am-11:30am ... Panel 1: The CSES Project 11:45pm-1:45pm ... Panel 2: Democratization around the world

Moderator: Francisco Guerrero, Electoral Counsel 4:00pm-6:00pm ... Panel 3: Recent Electoral Reforms

Moderator: Alfredo Figueroa, Electoral Counsel 6:15pm-8:15pm ... Panel 4: Citizenship and Democratic Culture

Tuesday June 14, 2011

9:00am-11:00am ... Panel 5: Voting Abroad 11:00am-11:30am ... Keynote Speaker


Planning Committee Meeting

Tuesday June 14, 2011

1:00pm-5:00pm

Update on CSES Module 3, and related issues
Review comments from CSES Plenary
Finalize CSES Module 4
Finalize launch date for CSES Module 4