WAPOR is a professional society of around 500 individuals from academic and business professions in over 50 countries who share information in the field of public opinion research through conferences, publications, and personal contact. As a WAPOR member, you are given the opportunity to have your organization or agency listed in the AAPOR/ WAPOR Blue Book, a guide to public opinion research resources worldwide published every year.
The International Journal of Public Opinion Research, published four times a year by Oxford University Press, is free with WAPOR membership. WAPOR also publishes a newsletter four times a year.
Members of WAPOR receive a substantial discount on the registration rate for conferences and seminars. Annual conferences have historically been held in the even years with the American Association for Public Opinion Research (AAPOR) and in odd year with ESOMAR. In 2012, WAPOR’s first annual conference outside of North America or Europe was held in Hong Kong. WAPOR is happy to announce that our annual conferences will now be held in a three-year cycle: with AAPOR in North America, in connection with the ESOMAR Congress in Europe, and in the third year in a new location. The 2015 WAPOR/AAPOR conference will be held June 16-19 in Buenos Aires, Argentina. In 2016 we will hold our annual conference with AAPOR in Austin, Texas (USA). Additionally, we sponsor regional conferences in diverse locations. Complete information about upcoming seminars and conferences is available by clicking here or in the navigation bar above.
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