Science-Engineering-Technology Congressional Visits Day

6th Annual SET
Congressional Visits Day
May 1-2, 2001

Core Message
Federally funded research is the Nation's
foundation for future innovation.

BACKGROUND BRIEFING MATERIALS (PDF format) (460KB)

Preliminary Schedule of Events (Updated 4-27-01)

Media Advisory (PDF format) (70KB) (also in MS Word format; 38KB)

Other Documents
AAAS Preliminary Analysis of R&D in the FY 2002 Budget
CoFARM Statement: Funding Agricultural Research (PDF format) (900KB)
CNSF Statement in Support of the National Science Foundation Budget FY 2002 (PDF format) (90KB)
CVD Leave-Behind Document (PDF format) (500KB)

Preliminary List of Appointments (for use by CVD participating organization staff)
Please send your appointments to dmcgee@agu.org.

To learn more about last year's Congressional Visits Day, which took place in April 2000, visit the 2000 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, engineering, and technology to the Nation through meetings with congressional decisionmakers.

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


Issues and Materials subcommittee webpage


Posted: October 16, 2000; Last revised April 24, 2001

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