3RD ANNUAL
SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY
CONGRESSIONAL VISITS DAY

FEBRUARY 25-26, 1998

Preliminary Briefings Schedule

Just-Add-Water Press Release Promoting CVD '98

Leave-Behind Materials for Congressional Visits Day

CVD Background Materials (HTML version)

Download CVD Background Material in Word 6 for Windows format, uncompressed (204K)


What is Congressional Visits Day (CVD)?

The CVD is a two-day annual event that brings scientists, engineers, researchers, educators, and technology executives to Washington to raise visibility and support for science, engineering, and technology. Uniquely multi-sector and multi-disciplinary, the CVD is coordinated by coalitions of companies, professional societies and educational institutions and it is open to all people who believe that science and technology comprise the cornerstone of our Nation's future.

Objective

. . to underscore the long-term importance of science and technology to the Nation through meetings with congressional decisionmakers.

Core Messages

Participants

. . . members of the Coalition for Technology Partnerships and the Science-Engineering-Technology Work Group and other colleagues in the science and technology enterprise.

Organizers


Preliminary Schedule of Events

Wednesday, February 25, 1998

10:00 - 11:00 a.m.
Senate Forum on Research As An Investment
Caucus Room
Russell Senate Office Building, Rm.325

1:00 - 2:30 p.m.
Administration Briefing
Old Executive Office Building, Room 450
17th & Pennsylvania Avenue, NW

3:00 - 5:00 p.m
Congressional Briefing
Dirksen Senate Office Building, Room 562

5:30 - 7:30 p.m.
Reception
Caucus Room
Russell Senate Office Building, Room 325

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Thursday, February 26, 1998

8:00-9:30 a.m.
Participants' Breakfast Briefing
Rayburn House Office Building, Room 338-339

9:30 a.m.- 5:00 p.m.
Congressional Visits


Last revised: February 21, 1998

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