The Pew Research Center's Millennials Conference


02/24/2010 - At a conference at the Newseum in Washington, D.C. on Wednesday, Feb. 24, 2010, Pew Research Center analysts and outside experts discussed research findings about the Millennial generation.

Video and full transcripts of the Pew Research Center's Millennials Conference are available on pewresearch.org.

9:00 - 9:15
Welcome Remarks

Andrew Kohut, President of the Pew Research Center
Rebecca W. Rimel, President and CEO of The Pew Charitable Trusts

9:15 - 10:45
Portrait of the Millennials
Results from a new survey and expert analysis of the values, experiences and demographics of today's teens and twentysomethings.

David Campbell, Associate Professor of Political Science, University of Notre Dame, and author, Why We Vote: How Schools and Communities Shape Our Civic Life
Neil Howe, co-author, Millennials Rising
Allison Pond, Research Associate, Pew Forum on Religion & Public Life
Paul Taylor, Executive Vice President, Pew Research Center

11:00 - 12:30
Millennials, Media and Information
Experts on media and technology examine how Millennials are seeking, sharing and creating information.

danah boyd, Microsoft Research New England, and Fellow, Harvard University Berkman Center for Internet & Society
Dylan Casey, Product Manager, Google
Amanda Lenhart, Senior Research Specialist, Pew Internet & American Life Project
Tom Rosenstiel, Director, Pew Research Center's Project for Excellence in Journalism

12:30 - 2:30
Millennials, the Midterms and Beyond
They rocked the vote in 2008. Will the Millennials show up this November? And how will they shape the political landscape beyond?

Matt Bai, Contributing Politics Writer, The New York Times Magazine
Eli Pariser, Board President, MoveOn.org
Reihan Salam, Fellow, New America Foundation, and co-author, Grand New Party
Scott Keeter, Director of Survey Research, Pew Research Center
Michael Dimock, Associate Director, Pew Research Center for the People & the Press 

Video and full transcripts of the Pew Research Center's Millennials Conference are available on pewresearch.org.   

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