Science-Engineering-Technology Congressional Visits Day

7th Annual SET
Congressional Visits Day
March 5-6, 2002

Core Message
Federally funded research promotes security,
prosperity and innovation.

Background Briefing Materials (PDF document; 675 KB; Revised: 3-1-02)

Preliminary Schedule of Events (Updated 3-4-02)

Preliminary List of Appointments (for use by CVD participating organization staff)
Organizations can now sign up for meetings off the appointments page.

To learn more about last year's Congressional Visits Day, which took place in May 2001, visit the 2001 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



Posted: January 7, 2002; Last Updated March 1, 2002.

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