2000 Science-Engineering-Technology Congressional Visits Day

DRAFT Briefings Schedule

*** Please Note Time and Location Change for Congressional Briefing ***

Tuesday, April 4, 2000

Office of Personnel Management, 1900 E Street, NW
Metro Stop: Farragut West -- 17th and I St. entrance
1:00 - 2:30 pm Administration Briefing (attendee lists must be provided in advance)
Host: Dr. Neal Lane, Assistant to the President for Science & Technology
  • Dr. Rita Colwell, Director, National Science Foundation
  • Dr. Delores Etter, Deputy Undersecretary of Defense for Science & Technology 
  • Mr. T.J.Glauthier, Deputy Secretary of Energy

Office of Personnel Management, 1900 E Street, NW   *** Location & Time Change! ***
Metro Stop: Farragut West -- 17th and I St. entrance
3:00 - 5:00 pm Congressional Briefing
3:00 pm  Welcome & Acknowledgments Taffy Kingscott (CTP/IBM, Debbie Rudolph (SETWG/IEEE)
3:10 The Protocol of Congressional Visits  Kathi Ream (CCR/SPIE)
3:20 Federal R&D Recap Al Teich (AAAS)
3:50 The Insider's View Panel  Samuel Rankin (AMS), Moderator
  • Bill Bonvillian, Legislative Director and Chief Counsel, Sen. Joseph Lieberman (D-CT)
  • Elizabeth Prostic, Professional Staff Member, Senate Commerce, Science & Transportation Committee
  • Bob Palmer, Minority Staff Director, House Science Committee
  • Richard Russell, Majority Deputy Staff Director, House Science Committee
4:50 Closing Remarks and Logistics Discussion 

Room 216, Hart Senate Office Building
Metro Stop: Union Station
6:00 - 8:00 pm Reception and Awards Ceremony
Hosts: CTP and SETWG Member Organizations
6:20 pm Presentation of George E. Brown Jr. Science-Engineering-Technology Leadership Award to 
  • The Honorable Bill Frist (R-TN)
  • The Honorable John D. "Jay" Rockefeller (D-WV)

Wednesday, April 5, 2000

B338-339, Rayburn House Office Building
Metro Stop: Capitol South
8:00 - 9:30 am CVD Breakfast Briefing
8:00 am Continental Breakfast
8:30 Remarks by Rep. Curt Weldon (R-PA), Chair, House Subcommittee on Military R&D, House Armed Services Committee
9:00 Team Logistics
9:30 am - 5:00 pm Congressional Visits 

Posted February 22, 2000; Last updated April 3, 2000