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Eleventh Annual
Congressional Visits Day

March 28-29, 2006


Core Message
Science, Engineering and Technology: Fueling America's Innovation.


Draft 2006 Schedule (PDF)

Speaker Biographies

Speaker Presentations: Buckius Jeffrey Bonvillian Wladawsky-Berger

Comparison of House Legislation

Comparison of Senate Legislation

AASTRA provided Leave Behind Sheet

Appointments Page

State STEM Education Briefing Sheets

State R&D Briefing Sheets

Participant Briefing Document

CVD Logo (in RTF format)

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 Working 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 Gerry Alphonse at the 10th annual Science, Engineering and Technology Congressional Visits Day reception.

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Information on past Congressional Visits Days:
2005 | 2004 | 2003 | 2002 | 2001 | 2000 | 1999 | 1998

Last Updated September 20, 2005.

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