Symposium

The topic for the 2015 Symposium is "Policing the Police."

The Symposium took place on Friday, November 6, 2014, at the University of Chicago Law School.

Click here to view the Keynote Address

 

Schedule of Events

Panel One: Defining the Problem

9:00 a.m.-10:15 a.m., Room V

  • Sonja Starr, Visiting Professor, University of Chicago Law School (University of Michigan Law School)
  • Samuel Walker, University of Nebraska at Omaha
  • David Weisburd, George Mason University
  • Frank Zimring, University of California, Berkeley School of Law

Panel Two: Case Studies

10:30 a.m.-12:00 p.m., Room V

  • Jeffrey Fagan, Columbia Law School 
  • Craig Futterman, University of Chicago Law School
  • Issa Kohler-Hausmann, Yale Law School
  • Tracey Maclin, Boston University School of Law

Keynote Address

12:15 p.m., Room II

  • Tracey L. Meares - Walton Hale Hamilton Professor of Law, Yale University
  • Lunch provided

Panel Three: Reforming Police Institutions

1:25 p.m.-2:40 p.m., Room V

  • Eric Miller, Loyola Law School, Los Angeles 
  • Daria Roithmayr, Visiting Professor, University of Chicago Law School (University of Southern California Gould School of Law) 
  • David Thacher, University of Michigan
  • Tom Tyler, Yale Law School

Panel Four: Barriers to and Agents of Reform

2:50 p.m.-4:20 p.m., Room V

  • Monu Bedi, DePaul University College of Law
  • Barry Friedman, New York University School of Law
  • Aziz Huq, University of Chicago Law School
  • Richard McAdams, University of Chicago Law School
  • John Rappaport, University of Chicago Law School
  • Joanna Schwartz, University of California, Los Angeles School of Law

Reception

4:30 p.m.-5:30 p.m., Green Lounge