Tenth Annual
Congressional Visits Day
May 10-11, 2005

Core Message
Federally funded research secures the nation's future.


Participant Briefing Packet (Background Material)

Smithsonian Maps

Materials for Use During Capitol Hill Visits:

Useful Links:

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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.


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


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


The George E. Brown, Jr. Award for Science-Engineering-Technology Leadership

Congressman Vernon Ehlers (R-MI) receives the George E. Brown, Jr. Public Service Award from IEEE-USA President Jerry Alphonse at the 10th annual Science, Engineering and Technology Congressional Visits Day reception.

Information on past Congressional Visits Days:
2004 | 2003 | 2002 | 2001 | 2000 | 1999 | 1998

Posted: December 8, 2004; Last Updated: December 6, 2006.

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