Science-Engineering-Technology Congressional Visits Day

5th Annual SET
Congressional Visits Day
April 4-5, 2000

Preliminary Schedule of Events (as of 4-3-00)
*** Note time and location change for Congressional Briefing ***

Preliminary List of Appointments
Please send your appointments to pfolger@agu.org.

Download CVD2000 Press Release

Download FINAL Background Materials (updated 3/28/00) Appendix for Background Materials: Preview of AAAS Report XXV: Research and Development FY 2001

Download FINAL Leave-Behind Four-Pager

To learn more about the most recent Congressional Visits Day, which took place in April 1999, visit the 1999 CVD home page.


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


Posted: September 18, 1999; Last revised April 3, 2000

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