Louisiana Redistricting Summit
January 19, 2018

What’s Happening?
A first-of-its-kind, bipartisan summit to discuss the state of redistricting in Louisiana

Press Release

When?
January 19, 2018 from 8am to 4pm

Where?
Reilly Center for Media & Public Affairs, Louisiana State University

Who’s Participating?
Current and former state elected officials, redistricting experts, and acclaimed professors.

Output:
Event organizers will compile the day’s presentations and discussions into a report to be sent to the Louisiana Legislature and the Governor’s office. The report will be made publicly available upon completion.

Agenda:

  • 8:00 – 9:00 a.m. Registration - Breakfast
  • 9:00 – 9:15 a.m. Welcome & Framing
  • 9:15 – 9:45 a.m. Presentation: Redistricting in Louisiana
  • 9:45 – 10:45 a.m. Louisiana’s Redistricting History
  • 10:45 – 11:00 a.m. Coffee Break
  • 11:00 – 12:00 p.m. National Trends in Redistricting
  • 12:00 – 12:15 p.m. Grab a Lunch Box
  • 12:15 – 12:50 p.m. Keynote: Good Government Matters
  • 1:00 – 1:45 p.m. The Politics of Redistricting
  • 2:00 - 2:45 p.m. Looking Ahead: Opportunities for Reform
  • 3:00 - 3:45 p.m. Voices of Louisiana's Future
  • 3:45 p.m. Conclusion and next steps

Panel participants and keynote speakers will be announced within the next few weeks.

RSVP required. Please register using Eventbrite to reserve your spot.