2002 Science-Engineering-Technology Congressional Visits Day

DRAFT Briefings Schedule

Tuesday, March 5, 2002

National Academy of Sciences (Auditorium), 2100 C Street NW
Metro Stop: Foggy Bottom
1:00 - 5:00 pm   Administration and Congress Briefing
Administration Officials
  • Dr. Rita Colwell, Director, National Science Foundation
  • Dr. William Berry, Director for Basic Research, Department of Defense
  • Mr. Ben Wu, Deputy Under Secretary for Technology, Department of Commerce
Federal Agency R&D Budgets                                Kei Koizumi, American Association for the Advancement of Science
The Protocol of Congressional Visits                       Kathi Ream, SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering
View from the Hill
  • Mr. Bill Bonvillian, Legislative Director and Chief Counsel, Sen. Joe Lieberman (D-CT)
  • Dr. Sharon Hays, Staff Director, House Subcommittee on Research
  • Dr. Arun Seraphin, Professional Staff Member, Senate Armed Services Committee
  • Mr. Joel Widder, Professional Staff Member, Senate VA, HUD Appropriations Subcommittee
Room B339, Rayburn House Office Building
Independence Avenue between First Street SW and South Capitol Street
Metro Stop: Capitol South
5:30 - 7:30 pm Reception and Awards Ceremony
Hosts: CTP and SETWG Member Organizations
Presentation of George E. Brown Jr. Science-Engineering-Technology Leadership Award to 
  • The Honorable Sherwood Boehlert (R-NY)

Wednesday, March 6, 2002

Hyatt Regency on Capitol Hill (Room Columbia AB), 400 New Jersey Avenue NW
Metro Stop: Union Station
8:00 - 9:30 am   CVD Breakfast Briefing
9:00 am
  Remarks by Senator Ron Wyden (D-OR), Chairman, Senate Subcommittee on Science, Space & Transportation
9:30 am - 5:00 pm   Congressional Visits

Posted February 25, 2002; Last Updated March 4, 2002